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List: Five Awesome Metal Cameos on TV Shows

List: Five Awesome Metal Cameos on TV Shows

This has been a good week for metal cameos on TV shows: on Sunday, Metallica appeared on the new Showtime series ‘Billions,’ and on February 11, Glenn Danzig will make his comedic debut on ‘Portlandia.’ But these are hardly the only times metal musicians have acted on TV. Below, check out five more non-performing TV […]

List: Five Awesome Metal Band Movie Cameos

List: Five Awesome Metal Band Movie Cameos

Occasionally metal musicians try their hand at acting by making cameos in movies. Other times, they’re just there to do what they do best. Here are five well known—and not so well known—instances of rockers rockin’ out on the silver screen. 1. Cannibal Corpse – ‘Ace Ventura: Pet Detective’ Jim Carrey once gushed to Arsenio […]

List: Ten Epic Live Black Sabbath Covers

List: Ten Epic Live Black Sabbath Covers

Black Sabbath kicked off their farewell “The End” tour last week, and if the band is to be believed, it truly is the end for the band. By now, of course, it’s accepted fact that the Sabs are arguably the most influential act in heavy metal history. As such, many, many bands have covered their songs […]

List: Six Metal Covers of David Bowie Songs

List: Six Metal Covers of David Bowie Songs

David Bowie, who passed away yesterday at the age of 69, had an immeasurable influence on music over the course of his lifetime. And that influence extends to metal music. Artists from Ozzy Osbourne, Slash and Gene Simmons to Rob Zombie, Corey Taylor and Lzzy Hale all took to Twitter in the hours following Bowie’s passing […]

List: Five "Ace of Spades" Covers Performed in Tribute to Lemmy

List: Five “Ace of Spades” Covers Performed in Tribute to Lemmy

As was made evident by the incredible number of tributes in the hours and days following his passing, Lemmy and Motorhead’s influence on rock and metal over the course of their 40-year career has been enormous. And there is no Motorhead song that has cast a bigger shadow than 1980’s “Ace of Spades — Dave […]

List: Five Musical Tributes to Lemmy and Motorhead

List: Five Musical Tributes to Lemmy and Motorhead

Tons of musicians have been paying their respects to Lemmy Kilmister since the Motorhead leader passed away on Dec. 28 at age 70. But in truth the Motorhead tributes have been coming fast and furious for decades, in the form of bands covering Lemmy and Co.’s classic songs. Below are five worth checking out. 1. Metallica as […]

List: Ten Metal-Approved Christmas Tunes

List: Ten Metal-Approved Christmas Tunes

Just because it’s Christmas time, that doesn’t mean you’re automatically destined for another year of watching the Yule log on TV as grandpa listens to Bing Crosby croon “Silent Night.” Instead, try out these ten metal-approved Christmas songs and get your holiday started right. 1. King Diamond – “No Presents for Christmas” Released in December 1985, […]

Revolver's Top 20 Albums of 2015

Revolver’s Top 20 Albums of 2015

As we reach the end of the year, we’ve compiled our list of the Top 20 Albums of 2015. Check out our picks below and to read the record reviews, pick up the January issue of Revolver! It’s been a good year–as the list below demonstrates–which only makes us more eager to see what other […]

Revolver's 2015 Holiday Gift Guide

Revolver’s 2015 Holiday Gift Guide

Need a last-minute gift for the rocker in your life? Don’t worry, Revolver has you covered. Here are the Top 7 presents that will turn 2015 up to 11!   Presented by Crazy Dave’s Music Experience UE900 IN-EAR MONITORS You never know when you’re going to hit the stage, and these in-ear monitors from Ultimate […]

Crobot Pick Their Five Favorite Albums of the Year

Crobot Pick Their Five Favorite Albums of the Year

Leading up to the end of the year, Revolver has asked some of our favorite artists to pick their Top Albums of 2015. Here, Crobot, selects their faves. Crobot released ‘Something Supernatural’ last year.   Crobot tour dates: December 27 @ 9.30 Club // Washington DC w/ Clutch, Valkyrie December 28 @ Electric Factory // […]