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Puscifer Add Dates to Upcoming Tour

Puscifer Add Dates to Upcoming Tour

Puscifer, led by Tool and A Perfect Circle’s Maynard James Keenan have added two dates to their upcoming North American tour. The band will now play in San Francisco on March 16 and in Riverside, California, on March 17. Tickets for the San Francisco performance will go on sale on January 13, while details for […]

Texas Woman Claims Music of Marilyn Manson and Nine Inch Nails Led Her to Burn Down Her Dad’s House

Texas Woman Claims Music of Marilyn Manson and Nine Inch Nails Led Her to Burn Down Her Dad’s House

A Texas women who allegedly burned down her father’s house last week has said that she did it because the music of Marilyn Manson and Nine Inch Nails told her that her parents were “Trying too kill her.” According to court files published in the El Paso Times, the music also informed her of her […]

Metallica’s Kirk Hammett: “The Next Album Will Be a Heavier ‘Black Album’”

Metallica’s Kirk Hammett: “The Next Album Will Be a Heavier ‘Black Album’”

In an interview with Rolling Stone, Metallica recently discussed the details of their next album, which according to drummer Lars Ulrich, the band are “About seven, eight songs into.” Ulrich went onto say about the follow-up to 2008′s Death Magnetic: “We do it in rounds. We come up with something, we leave it, go to […]

Black Sabbath’s Tony Iommi Diagnosed with Lymphoma; Work on Album Continues

Black Sabbath’s Tony Iommi Diagnosed with Lymphoma; Work on Album Continues

A statement from Black Sabbath has revealed that guitarist Tony Iommi has been diagnosed as suffering from the early stages of lymphoma. “Iommi is currently working with his doctors to establish the best treatment plan—the “Iron Man” of Rock & Roll remains upbeat and determined to make a full and successful recovery,” reads the statement. […]

Obscura Stream Death Cover From Upcoming Demo Collection

Obscura Stream Death Cover From Upcoming Demo Collection

German progressive metallers Obscura are set to release a collection of demos, Illegimitation, in March. The release will feature 10 never-before-heard tracks, including some of the band’s earliest recordings. For the time being, the band are giving fans a taste of what’s in store by streaming one of the tracks on the release, a cover […]

Kiss Launch Themed Beer and Wine

Kiss Launch Themed Beer and Wine

In what seems to be a growing trend, following in the footsteps of Motörhead with their brand of wine and vodka, Kiss have announced the release of special Kiss-themed beer and wine. Zin Fire Wine and Destroyer Beer are now available in Sweden, with plans to expand into several more countries in the coming year. […]

Former Killswitch Engage Vocalist Howard Jones Reveals Reasons for Departure

Former Killswitch Engage Vocalist Howard Jones Reveals Reasons for Departure

Howard Jones, who, it was announced earlier this week, has parted ways with Killswitch Engage after nine years with the band, has released a statement explaining the reasons for his departure. The statement, released on the Killswitch Engage website, reads: “Well, I guess I will shed a little light without going too deep. As some […]

Adrenaline Mob to Release Debut Full-Length on March 13

Adrenaline Mob to Release Debut Full-Length on March 13

Metal supergroup Adrenaline Mob have announced that their debut full-length album, titled Omertá, will be released on March 13. The band–which features vocalist Russell Allen (Symphony X), drummer Mike Portnoy (Dream Theater, Avenged Sevenfold), guitarists Mike Orlando and Rich Ward (Fozzy), and bassist Paul DiLeo (Fozzy)–released a self-titled EP last August. The new album is […]

Revolver Contest Winners, Sentinel, Unveil Cover Art by Wes Benscoter

Revolver Contest Winners, Sentinel, Unveil Cover Art by Wes Benscoter

Awhile back, Revolver launched a contest in our special “the Art of Hard Rock and Heavy Metal” issue, offering the chance for a band to have their cover art designed by legendary artist Wes Benscoter (Slayer, Cattle Decapitation). The winners were Massachusetts death metallers Sentinel, who have now unveiled the design by the man responsible […]

Metallica 3D Movie Confirmed

Metallica 3D Movie Confirmed

Metallica’s official website has confirmed that a 3D movie featuring the band is on the horizon, with a release planned for next year. The statement on the website reads: “As you know, we generally make it a policy not to comment on gossip or rumors, but we also pride ourselves on being first with ‘Tallica […]