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Final Six: The Six Best and Worst Album Covers of 2012

Final Six: The Six Best and Worst Album Covers of 2012

Chris Krovatin is the author of three young adult novels, Heavy Metal & You, Venomous, and Gravediggers: Mountain of Bones. He is currently working on multiple new writing projects, as well as new material with his local New York metal band Flaming Tusk. He is a contributing writer for Revolver and generally comes off as […]

Live Report: Cannibal Corpse on the Rocks Off Cruise, New York City, November 28

Live Report: Cannibal Corpse on the Rocks Off Cruise, New York City, November 28

Chris Krovatin is the author of three young adult novels, Heavy Metal & You, Venomous, and Gravediggers: Mountain of Bones. He is currently working on multiple new writing projects, as well as new material with his local New York metal band Flaming Tusk. He is a contributing writer for Revolver and generally comes off as […]

Final Six: Halloween Edition Part 2—Costumes

Final Six: Halloween Edition Part 2—Costumes

The Six Halloween Costumes That Never Work, the Six Halloween Costumes that I Wish People Wore More Often, and the Six Timeless Classic Halloween Costumes

Review: Dragged Into Sunlight – Widowmaker

Review: Dragged Into Sunlight – Widowmaker

To call Dragged Into Sunlight’s Widowmaker “black metal” does the album wrong. While the Liverpool quartet’s sophomore effort possesses much of the ominous atonality and despair of the subgenre, its three long-form tracks also contain the strung-out heartbreak of sludge, noise, and dark country. Opener “Part I” lacks distortion entirely, dragging its feet in a […]

Final Six: Halloween Edition Part 1—Horror Movies

Final Six: Halloween Edition Part 1—Horror Movies

The Six Best Classic Horror Movies, the Six Best Modern Horror Movies, and the Six Best Horror Movies of All Time

Halloween Gift Guide

Halloween Gift Guide

Here are 13 ghoulish goodies to scare up for the horrordays from Revolver‘s special Halloween issue, Rock! Shock! and Horror!, which is on newsstands now or can be purchased here.     1. The Cabin in the Woods Blu-Ray + Digital Copy This cleverly self-aware gore-soaked comedy was easily one of the best fright flicks […]

Review: Enslaved – Riitiir

Review: Enslaved – Riitiir

On their 12th full-length album, Norway’s favorite spacey black metallers bring plenty of strange pagan flavor to eight tracks of mid-paced dissonance, with electronic thumpings and eerie flute sections scattered throughout the howling guitars and snarled vocals. Unfortunately, every song ends up sounding too similar, even as the band breaks, as always, from black metal’s […]

Final Six: The Six Coolest/Lamest Metal Band Logos

Final Six: The Six Coolest/Lamest Metal Band Logos

Napalm Death found a perfect medium, their shredded, scrawled skeleton of a logo standing as a symbol of all things insane, repulsive, and enraged.

Final Six: The Six Best Cock-Rock/Chick-Rock Songs

Final Six: The Six Best Cock-Rock/Chick-Rock Songs

Hey, Skid Row, man, it’s Chris, how are you? What? Oh, I’m fine, thanks. Nah, no, I’ve really been a stranger lately.

Final Six: The Six Most Metal Saints/Porn Stars

Final Six: The Six Most Metal Saints/Porn Stars

Raised Irish Catholic, I was from an early age enamored with the grandiose power of old Christian art. But my Catholic upbringing has also instilled in me is a love for freaky, hardcore sex.