The recent success of the N.W.A. biopic, ‘Straight Outta Compton,’ demonstrated that extreme music can be of extreme interest to audiences. And so, Revolver has opted to take a look at some great metal movies. Of course, there aren’t too many heavy metal biopics out there (other than maybe this one), so instead, here’s ten artist-specific documentaries that are definitely worth […]
As we wait for the release of Megadeth’s fifteenth studio album—and first with new guitarist Kiko Loureiro and session drummer Chris Adler of Lamb of God—Dave Mustaine has been dropping clues as to what we might be hearing on the new effort. Most recently, Mustaine announced a full track list for the yet-untitled album, which, in addition […]
Here are 15 albums coming this fall to keep your eyes—and ears—open for.
In our new supervillain-themed June/July issue of Revolver (illustrated by DC Comic’s Jae Lee), we chat with the headliners of Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Fest–Slayer, King Diamond, Hellyeah, and The Devil Wears Prada–about what superpowers they would want, their kryptonite, arch nemesis, and much more. But have you ever wondered what other bands have ventured […]
Black ‘N’ Blue Bowl Artists–Including Sick of it All, Candiria, and More–List Top Six Black and Blue Injuries
The 2015 edition the Black ‘N’ Blue Bowl will take place at Webster Hall in N.Y.C. on Saturday, May 16 and Sunday, May 17. This year’s lineup includes Burn, Madball, Sick of it All, Candiria, The Crumbsuckers, Turnstile, Earth Crisis, and many more. Tickets and lineup info is available here. Below, some of the artists […]
Winner of 8 awards at the 2014 Icelandic Film Awards, ‘Metalhead,’ is a film directed by Ragnar Bragason that follows a young Icelandic girl whose love for metal stems from witnessing the gruesome death of her metalhead brother. Her passion for metal only deepens as she gets older, despite facing alienation from her community and […]
EarlyRise’s Orly Lari is an avid wrestling fan. Here, the vocalist of the melodic hard-rock act gives Revolver the lowdown on her Top Five Current WWE Wrestlers. Check out her pics below. EarlyRise’s ‘Colors,’ is out out now via iTunes. For more on EarlyRise, follow them on Facebook and Twitter. […]
1. Six All-Girl Japanese Metal Bands While compiling our recent list of Six Totally Insane Japanese Metal Bands, we stumbled upon, and fell head over heels for, all-girl group Aldious. And we happily discovered that they are hardly the only pack of ferocious femme fatales making heavy music in the land of the rising sun. […]
1. Black Veil Brides Premiere New Music Video, “Goodbye Agony” Do you love them? Hate them? Have you even seen this video? 2. Sock Puppets Destroy Slayer’s “Raining Blood” Sock-puppet band Stayner have released the video for their song “Raining Bleach,” which hilariously parodies Slayer’s “Raining Blood.” This song and its clip […]
Leading up to the end of the year, Revolver has asked some of our friends to pick their Top Albums of 2014. Here is Sirius XM’s Top 20 Most Played Albums of the Year, as heard on Liquid Metal.