On June 3, exactly one week after the self-proclaimed “world’s ugliest band” desecrated Maryland Deathfest, Aura Noir—made up of guitarist Blasphemer, drummer Kristian Valbo and bassist/vocalist Apollyon—made their way to Brooklyn’s Music Hall of Williamsburg to show locals how blackened thrash metal should be done. That night’s bill also featured Marduk, Natur, Black Anvil, HOD [...]
Chris “Cheese Dog” Krovatin is the author of two young adult novels, Heavy Metal & You and Venomous. 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 a good-natured pain in everyone’s [...]
Revolver, the World's Loudest Rock Magazine, is sponsoring the World's Loudest Metal Sale going on right now at FYE stores nationwide. Were that not awesome enough, we've teamed with the retail chain to create one hell of a sweepstakes, going on through the end of October! One Grand Prize winner will get a $200 FYE gift card, and vinyl, T-shirts, posters, or other cool swag from Cephalic Carnage, Black Anvil, Mushroomhead, and more! There are more great prizes for the Second and Third Place winners, but here's the best part: Everyone who enters gets a free 20-track MP3 metal sampler with music by Cephalic Carnage, Dawn of Ashes, Sister Sin, and more!
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Black Anvil are releasing their new album, Triumvirate (Relapse), on Tuesday, September 28. That night, they’ll be playing an exclusive release show in New York City that kicks off a monthly metal showcase at the Studio at Webster Hall, presented by Best Buy, RED, Revolver, Scion, and Gibson. Fans can buy the new Black Anvil CD at the Best Buy Union Square location or on bestbuy.com to gain free entry into this exclusive show. Go to www.liveatbestbuy.com for details.