Following their headlining slot on this summer’s Mayhem Fest, Slayer have announced full tour dates for their winter U.S. jaunt in support of ‘Repentless.’ Special guests for all dates will be Testament and Carcass. The tour starts February 19 in Chicago and wraps up in Las Vegas on March 26. All confirmed dates are below, with […]
Exclusive Book Excerpt: ‘Choosing Death: The Improbable History of Death Metal & Grindcore’ Revised and Expanded Edition
‘Choosing Death: The Improbable History of Death Metal & Grindcore’ Revised and Expanded Edition by Decibel Editor in Chief Albert Mudrian, chronicles the history of death metal and grindcore through hundreds of interviews. This new and expanded edition has 100 new pages, 50 new interviews, three new chapters, and cover art from none other than […]
The extreme-metal pioneer growls the praises of his favorite animal friends, as well as his other creature comforts.
This week sees new shit from Job for a Cowboy, King Diamond, Machine Head, and more hitting stores. Check out the list of releases below and let us know which ones you’re snagging a copy of and which record should be the Album of the Week. Pick your favorite and feel free to vote as […]
The following is a preview of what’s in the December 2014 issue of Revolver. You can pick up the new issue on newsstands November 18 or at the Revolver Online Store. Features GOING POSTAL: MARIA BRINK The In This Moment frontwoman loses her mind answering your letters THE FUTURE OF METAL How Of Mice & […]
Metal and horror go hand in severed hand. With that in mind, we’ve asked Carcass’ Jeff Walker to pick his favorite fright flick, and he was happy to weigh in: “‘Dead of Night.’ It’s an English film from 1945. It’s black and white and was done in Ealing Studios, which was a famous British film […]
Death metal veterans Carcass have released a new music video for “The Granulating Dark Satanic Mills.” Check it out below and let us know what you think in the comments! The band’s most recent album, ‘Surgical Steel,’ was released last year.
Iron Maiden, Metallica, Slayer, Mastodon, and many more rocked Sonisphere U.K. in early July. Photographer Javier Bragado was on hand to catch all the action. Check out the photos he captured for us below–you can also follow him on Twitter and Facebook.
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 […]
Metallica guitarist and lifelong horror fan Kirk Hammett put on Fear FestEvil, a three-day horror convention in San Francisco on February 6-8, where Carcass, Exodus and Death Angel played. Revolver‘s own Stephanie Cabral was there to catch all the action. Check out the photos she captured for us below–you can also follow her on Twitter […]