Sure, “rap-metal” has become something of a dirty term since the subgenre’s 90s heyday. But what about when metal bands take on actual hip-hop classics? Here are five covers worth checking out. 1. Anthrax – “Bring the Noise” / “Looking Down the Barrel of a Gun” The New York thrashers’s version of Public Enemy’s “Bring […]
Anthrax have premiered the video for “Blood Eagle Wings,” directed by Jack Bennett. The song comes off their just-released new album, ‘For All Kings.’ Regarding the “Blood Eagle Wings” video, Anthrax guitarist Scott Ian told RollingStone.com: “Any great city, whether it’s London, Rome, Paris, New York, Los Angeles — these cities are alive because of […]
Today marks the release of ‘For All Kings,’ Anthrax’s first studio album in five years. And while new music from the New York City thrash veterans is always welcomed, it’s also worth noting that the band has long churned out some of the best (and most unexpected) metal covers. Some of these—Joe Jackson’s “Got the […]
Anthrax have released a lyric video for “Breathing Lightning.” The song comes off their upcoming album, ‘For All Kings,’ due February 26 via Megaforce. Check out the video below and let us know what you think in the comments!
Revolver’s own Stephanie Cabral was on hand to catch all the action for Deafheaven, Anthrax, and Lamb of God’s show on February 12 at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles. Check out the photos she captured of Anthrax for us below–you can also follow her on Twitter and Facebook.
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 […]
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Anthrax were recently the subject of a new mini-doc for the Smithsonian Museum of American History, as part of the museum’s Places of Musical Invention series. The roughly five-minute clip features plenty of archival footage of the band, and finds them talking about their origins in New York City, when “heavy metal was still a relatively new term,” according to […]