Swerve City

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"Swerve City"
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Promotional single by Deftones from the album Koi No Yokan
Released March 30, 2013
Format Airplay
Recorded 2012
Genre Alternative metal, post-metal, experimental rock[1]
Length 2:45
Label Reprise
Writer Chino Moreno
Producer Nick Raskulinecz

"Swerve City" is a song by American alternative metal band Deftones. It is the opening track from their seventh studio album Koi No Yokan and was released as a promotional radio single on March 30, 2013, where it peaked at no. 6 on the Billboard Mainstream Rock Tracks.[2]

Music video[edit]

The music video for "Swerve City" shows a woman in the desert riding a horse to her home (a ranch bungalow). While brushing her horse outside the bungalow, Chino Moreno is seen heading towards her home in a Porsche Panamera. The woman notices the car headlights as Chino arrives outside the home. Subsequently, she walks outside and pulls out a pistol. The video is directed by Gus Black.[3]

Track listing[edit]

Promotional CD single
No. Title Length
1. "Swerve City"   2:45

Personnel[edit]

Deftones
Production

References[edit]

  1. ^ Freyer, Christopher. "DEFTONES “SWERVE CITY” – THE SONG OF THE WEEK FOR 4/1/13". Music Trajectory. Retrieved 2013-05-30. 
  2. ^ "Deftones – Chart History: Mainstream Rock Tracks". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved May 31, 2013. 
  3. ^ Music video for "Swerve City" - YouTube - retrieved 2013-05-31.

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