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Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival 2014 Lineup Announced, Featuring Avenged Sevenfold and Korn

Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival 2014 Lineup Announced, Featuring Avenged Sevenfold and Korn

The 2014 Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival lineup has been announced. Check it out below. The lineup varies by date, so visit Mayhem’s website for details.

2014 Preview: The Most Anticipated Albums of the Year

2014 Preview: The Most Anticipated Albums of the Year

Get stoked for the heaviness to come!

From left: Jed Simon, Kris Norris, Henry Derek, Kyle Konkiel, and Joey Jordison; photo by Justin Borucki

Exclusive: Scar the Martyr—Featuring Joey Jordison of Slipknot—Premiere New Song, “Blood Host”

Their self-titled debut is set to arrive October 1 via Roadrunner Records!

Photo by Neil Zaugg

Slipknot Drummer Joey Jordison Unveils New Project, Scar the Martyr

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KIllswitch Engage Start US Tour with Miss May I and Darkest Hour Tomorrow

KIllswitch Engage Start US Tour with Miss May I and Darkest Hour Tomorrow

Killswitch Engage start their Disarm the Descent U.S. tour tomorrow. Miss May I, Darkest Hour, The Word Alive, and Affiance are the supporting acts. As I Lay Dying was originally to provide direct support, but the band dropped off the tour following vocalist Tim Lambesis’ arrest (read more about Lambesis’ arrest here). Killswitch Engage released […]

Darkest Hour Announce New Drummer, Travis Orbin

Darkest Hour Announce New Drummer, Travis Orbin

Washington D.C. melodic -death-metal veterans Darkest Hour have announced the addition of drummer Travis Orbin (pictured above). Orbin brings his unique perspective and talents to the table as a seasoned touring musician (Periphery, Sky Eats Airplane) and as a noted session drummer. “The chemistry has developed into something special, unique, and new. It’s hard to […]

Highness, Featuring Former Members of Darkest Hour, Christie Front Drive, pg. 99, and City of Caterpillar, Premiere New Song, “Gaea (Strings)”

Highness, Featuring Former Members of Darkest Hour, Christie Front Drive, pg. 99, and City of Caterpillar, Premiere New Song, “Gaea (Strings)”

Highness–the group featuring ex-members of Darkest Hour, Christie Front Drive, pg. 99, and City of Caterpillar–are set to release their new record, Hold, on Magic Bullet Records on May 14. In anticipation, the band is premiering the first track on the record, “Gaea (Strings),” right here right now. Guitarist Brent Eyestone comments, “Once Brandon Evans […]

Review: Iron Reagan – Worse Than Dead

Review: Iron Reagan – Worse Than Dead

Featuring Municipal Waste vocalist Tony Foresta and bassist Land Phil (on guitar) alongside two former members of Darkest Hour, Iron Reagan revive the pissed-off political punk/thrash crossover of the ’80s, exhuming none other than the Gipper—every punk’s favorite presidential punching bag—for their namesake. Worse than Dead packs 19 short, sharp shocks like “Eyes Piss Tears,” […]

Exclusive: Iron Reagan–Featuring Members of Municipal Waste and Suppression–Premiere New Album, Worse than Dead

Exclusive: Iron Reagan–Featuring Members of Municipal Waste and Suppression–Premiere New Album, Worse than Dead

The band’s debut full-length is set for release on March 26!

Photos: California Metalfest at the NOS Event Center, San Bernadino, California

Photos: California Metalfest at the NOS Event Center, San Bernadino, California

On November 24, the NOS Event Center hosted California Metalfest VI, which featured a face-ripping lineup including Dillinger Escape Plan (pictured above), As I Lay Dying, Darkest Hour, Animals as Leaders, Pierce the Veil, Unearth, Bleeding Through, Born of Osiris, For Today, and many more. Revolver‘s own Stephanie Cabral was on hand to capture the […]