Polish symphonic black metal act Vesania–which features current and former members of Behemoth, Dimmu Borgir, Vader, and Decapitated–will release their new album, ‘Deus Ex Machina,’ on October 28 via Metal Blade Records. In anticipation, the band has teamed up with Revolver to premiere their new track, “Dismay.” Check it out below and let us know […]
This week sees new shit from Finch, Meshuggah, Sick of It All, 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 many times […]
Twelve years after Poland’s Decapitated raised the death-metal bar with its mighty sophomore album, ‘Nihility,’ the band’s dynamic arrangements and scalpel-edged musicianship are still a wonder to behold, especially when it blends its stellar death metal with grindcore, black metal, and stoner rock. On “Veins,” new drummer Michal Lysejko’s rhythmic assault fuels a high-octane groove […]
With the recent exoneration of frontman Randy Blythe of all charges in the Czech Republic, Lamb of God have announced a U.S. tour from May 16 through June 20. The tour continues the support of the album Resolution and hits 30 markets not yet visited on the current album cycle. Support on all dates will be Decapitated with Terror appearing through June 10 and The Acacia Strainappearing […]
Chris “Weird Biker” 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 freelance writer for Revolver and generally comes off as a good-natured […]
The past half-decade has been hard on Poland’s Decapitated. After the release of 2006’s ambitious Organic Hallucinosis, the band lost two of its longtime members to a tragic bus crash; drummer Witold “Vitek” Kieltyka died of his injuries, while vocalist Adrien “Covan” Kowanek fell into a coma and eventually left the band due to his […]
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