Interview: ‘Death Metal Angola’ Director Jeremy Xido on How Metal Enables People to “Confront Ghosts Head On and Come Out Standing”
Interview by J. Bennett The fascinating and poignant new documentary ‘Death Metal Angola’ tells the story of Sonia Ferreira–a war survivor, lover of rock music, and mother to 55 orphans–as she and her partner, death-metal musician Wilker Flores, launch Angola’s first-ever national rock concert. Their dream is to help their country recover from decades of […]
A lovely metalhead by the name of Johanna Priestess has created this fun quiz, which determines which type of metal best suits you based on your personality, beliefs, interests, and style. Play below and let us know what you think of the results.
Now, instead of sweating through your beloved Cannibal Corpse shirt playing backyard wiffle ball, you can buy a shirt that breathes easier and is still badass. Thanks go to athletic clothing company Under Armour, who have released a whole bunch of death-metal inspired shirts. Check out the designs below. You can pick up the shirts […]
Death-metal stalwarts Dying Fetus released their limited-edition covers EP, History Repeats…, this week. Here is your chance to hear that release, in its entirety, right here (the day they embark on the Summer Slaughter tour). It includes covers of songs by Dehumanized, Napalm Death, Broken Hope, Bolt Thrower, Pestilence, and Cannibal Corpse. Vocalist-guitarist John Gallagher […]
Swedish death metal purists Morbus Chron have chosen Sleepers in the Rift as the title of their upcoming debut album. The cover was painted by Spanish fantasy artist Raul Gonzalez, who has previously worked with bands such as Deceased and Abraxas. View the cover below. Sleepers in the Rift was recorded between November 15-19, 2010 […]
Long-running Italian death-thrash band Necrodeath have announced their definitive retrospective CD, The Age of Fear, which is due out in North America on June 14 via Scarlet Records. The 15-track anthology features tracks spanning every album in the band’s discography, starting with 1987′s debut album, Into The Macabre, through their latest release, Old Skull. In […]
Seattle-based death metal horde Drawn and Quartered have joined the ranks of Greece’s Nuclear Winter Records. The label released the following statement: “We are extremely proud to release the new album of this amazing American band that has been inexplicably overseen until now. Expect one of the best Blasphemous Darkened Death Metal albums that you’ve […]
Today, we conclude Revolver’s interview with Nergal.
An in-depth interview
Floridian death metal pioneers Morbid Angel have released the artwork for their upcoming album, Illud Divinum Insanus (out June 27 via Season of Mist), which was designed by Gustavo Sazes. “To create this cover we worked from several references, ideas, elements, and I would say a ‘world’ of options and paths,” comments Sazes. “After a […]