on Exclaim! TV Aggressive Tendencies
During a stop at Toronto's Phoenix Concert Theatre while on their recent headlining tour, Exclaim! TV caught up with Gojira frontman Joe Duplantier. He talked about getting back to performing small clubs rather than arenas, as well as the band's songwriting process. Duplantier also discussed their message, how the group's sound has progressed over the years and their view on what the future holds.
Gojira's latest album, L'Enfant Sauvage, is out now via Roadrunner Records.
Interview conducted by Denise Falzon
Filmed by Roberto Granados-Ocon
"L'Enfant Sauvage" music video directed by Anne Deguehegny, courtesy of Roadrunner Records
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