New record ABANDONED out August 28th on Epitaph Records. Pre-order now -

Defeater is a punk rock band.

New record ABANDONED out August 28th on Epitaph Records. Pre-order now -

You ever just lol because real life is such a joke and you're constantly in an existential crisis like what does it even matter we all just die anyway can't we all just be chill

Hey Chicago, Derek & Alcoa will be in your lovely city playing this show tomorrow. Please give them hell.

Giggin' with our mates in Last Shreds this summer in Europe! So stoked to be out with such great friends and playing some incredible festivals we never thought possible!

Some real rad club shows on this run along with another special guest TBA...

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writing. new. jams. photo by the dude Nick Dinatale.

broke an amp writing that last jam

Videos (See all)

"Unanswered" clip

Band Interests

Band Members

Derek Archambault - Vocals
Jake Woodruff - Guitar / Vocals Mike Poulin - Bass / Vocals
Joe Longobardi - Drums


Current Location

Record Label

Epitaph Records
Bridge Nine Records

General Manager

Chuck Andrews for Good Fight Entertainment

Booking Agent

US Booking : Phil Battiato & Justin Bridgewater for The Agency Group
Euro/UK Booking : Nanouk for Avocado Booking
Other Boston Artists
Ashburn Artists