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Slayer, King Diamond, Hellyeah and More on Tap for Mayhem This Summer

Slayer, King Diamond, Hellyeah and More on Tap for Mayhem This Summer

The world’s biggest heavy music touring festival returns in 2015 with the most intense lineup ever. The Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival enters its eighth year with Slayer headlining the show. Additional performances from King Diamond, Hellyeah and the Devil Wears Prada will round off the Rockstar Energy Drink Main Stage. The Victory Records Stage […]

Mac Sabbath: Black Sabbath Parody Band Sing About McDonald’s — Video

Mac Sabbath: Black Sabbath Parody Band Sing About McDonald’s — Video

So, yes, there’s a Black Sabbath parody band called Mac Sabbath, and they sing about McDonald’s. You can watch a not-quite-pro-shot video of the band performing “Frying Pan” (their version of “Iron Man”) below. They’ve also reworked “Paranoid” into “Pair-a-buns.” “I once burned your meal / My old job was cooking veal / Now it’s […]

Tear Out The Heart, ‘Dead, Everywhere’ Track-by-Track Video, Part 1 — Exclusive

Tear Out The Heart, ‘Dead, Everywhere’ Track-by-Track Video, Part 1 — Exclusive

Today, RevolverMag.com presents the exclusive premiere of Tear Out The Heart’s new Dead, Everywhere track-by-track video — Part 1, that is. As always, tell us what you think of the clip and the music in the comments below or on Facebook! Dead, Everywhere will be released January 27 via Victory Records. For more about the […]

Flashback Video: 18-Year-Old Dimebag Darrell Shreds Onstage in 1984

Flashback Video: 18-Year-Old Dimebag Darrell Shreds Onstage in 1984

The shadowy figure in the video below is none other than an 18-year-old Dimebag Darrell, who can be seen working his way through a nearly seven-minute-long guitar solo with his trusty Dean ML. In the clip, the young Dime makes noticeable references to several key six-string influences, especially Randy Rhoads and Eddie Van Halen, with […]

Metallica Perform “Enter Sandman” on ‘Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson’ — Video

Metallica Perform “Enter Sandman” on ‘Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson’ — Video

Last night, Metallica continued their week-long residency on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson with a performance of “Enter Sandman.” Can these guys perform this song in their sleep by now? Regardless, check out the performance below. As always, let us know what you think in the comments or on Facebook.

Faith No More Premiere First New Song in 17 Years

Faith No More Premiere First New Song in 17 Years

Alt-metallers Faith No More have released a new song called “Motherfucker.” It’s the first single from their upcoming studio album. The band, who broke up in 1998, have premiered the tune over at RollingStone.com, and you can hear it here. As always, let us know what you think. Was it worth the 17-year wait? “Motherfucker” […]

Metallica Perform “Fuel” on ‘Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson’ — Video

Last night, Metallica continued their weeklong residency on The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson with a performance of “Fuel.” Check it out above. As always, let us know what you think in the comments or on Facebook. The band kicked off their residency Monday night with “Hit The Lights,” a track from 1983′s Kill […]

Early Metallica: Live at the Agora in Cleveland, December 1983 — Listen Up!

It seems a bit of super-early Metallica—audio, at least—has turned up on the interwebs. It’s a recording of the band performing December 18, 1983, at Cleveland’s Agora—almost a year away from Ride the Lightning. Setlist: The Ecstasy of Gold (Ennio Morricone) Hit the Lights The Four Horsemen Jump in the Fire Fight Fire With Fire […]

The Defiled Premiere “Five Minutes” Music Video

Ahead of their UK headliner tour, which kicks off in Nottingham next Monday, the Defiled have posted their brand new video for the song “Five Minutes.” Featuring the newly recorded, full band version of the acoustic song that originally appeared on album “Daggers,” “Five Minutes” combines stunning footage shot during their trip to Greenland (where […]

Metallica Perform “Hit the Lights” on ‘Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson’ — Video

Metallica Perform “Hit the Lights” on ‘Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson’ — Video

Metallica performed on ‘The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson’ last night, beginning a five-night residency. Their first-night song? The very fitting “Hit the Lights.” You can watch their performance below. The show’s interview segment found Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich reminiscing about some embarrassing moments in the band’s history, including the night that ended with […]