Stephen Carpenter of Deftones has been playing ESP Guitars for over 20 years. In this exclusive video for ESP Community Members, Stephen discusses his long-term love of ESP, his ESP/LTD Signature Series guitars, the reasons for his recent switch to Fishman Fluence pickups, and news on the upcoming Deftones album Gore and their upcoming tour.

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Anthony E.

His last statement got me thinking. I don't think he's too thrilled with the new album; I read that Chino wants to keep things mellow and Stephen wants to make things more aggressive, generally speaking. Either way, ESP for the win.