Newswire: The singer of the Deftones performed inside an actual volcano
Remember that secret show you went to on the roof of a warehouse in a neighborhood you’d never ventured into before? Well, you can retire those bragging rights, because this past weekend, 20 lucky fans got to see a show inside an actual volcano.
Consequence Of Sound reports that Deftones singer Chino Moreno performed inside of Thrihnuagigur, a dormant volcano in Iceland, as part of Reykjavík’s Secret Solstice Festival. The cost of admission was especially high, as fans paid £1,380 (about $2,025 American), walked across lava fields for two and a half hours, and then were lowered into the mountain’s magma chamber with a converted window-washing lift. Temperatures inside the crater were below 40 degrees Fahrenheit.
After all of that, fans got only three songs in a set that included the Deftones’ “Change (In the House of Flies)” and unspecified covers of one song each …