Related Information for Detente . Détente was a thrash metal band founded in 1984 in Los Angeles, California (USA) with political / social lyrics. The group's original line-up included Dawn Crosby on vocals, Steve Hochheiser on bass, Dennis Butler on drums and Ross Robinson and Caleb Quinn on guitars.Détente's first album, Recognize No Authority, was released on Metal Blade Records in 1986. Within days of the debut album's release, the supporting tour had to be c.. read more