Dethklok mastermind Brendon Small has released the original score for Metalocalypse: The Doomstar Requiem A Klok Opera. And this isn’t just your average metal record—it’s a full-blown musical featuring a fifty-piece orchestra containing orchestral movements produced by Brendon Small and Emmy-winning composer Bear McCreary (Battlestar Galactica/Walking Dead). The soundtrack also features the musical prowess of [...]
The score to Metalocalypse: The Doomstar Requiem A Klok Opera is out now!
In this week’s Album of the Week poll, you, the fans, voted Protest The Hero to the top spot, for their album Volition. Check out the top five vote-getters below: 1. Protest The Hero – Volition 2. Dethklok – Metalocalypse: The Doomstar Requiem A Klok Opera 3. East Of The Wall – Redaction Artifacts 4. Zodiac [...]
This week sees new shit from Linkin Park, Protest the Hero, Russian Circles, Sepultura, 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 [...]
Metalocalypse: The Doomstar Requiem — A Klok Opera, an animated one-hour special created by Brendon Small, will air at midnight Sunday, October 27, on Adult Swim. The special includes guest appearances by Jack Black, Mark Hamill, Malcolm McDowell and Cannibal Corpse’s George “Corpsegrinder” Fisher. From the Dethklok gang: “In Metalocalypse: The Doomstar Requiem — A [...]
Gene Hoglan is one of metal’s most well-known drummers and recently added his skills to Testament’s Dark Roots of Earth and Dethklok’s Dethalbum III. Not only has Hoglan announced the title of his new DVD, The Atomic Clock: The Clock Strikes Two, but he will also be offering “The Gene Hoglan Experience”–workshops during which he [...]
Greg Grabianski and Andy Rheingold, Creators and Writers of the New Animated Series Executioner, Pick the Most Metal Cartoons
Created and written by Greg Grabianski & Andy Rheingold (of Beavis & Butthead), and featuring the vocal talent of comedian Brian Posehn as the title character, the new show Executioner premieres tonight on the Rug Burn Channel. Below, Grabianski and Rheingold offer their list of the 10 Most Metal Cartoons. “It’s a hard question to [...]
WesFest 8–a benefit concert to raise money and awareness for the Wes Wehmiller Scholarship at Berklee College of Music–rocked the Roxy in L.A. on March 3. The show was headlined by Metalocalypse co-creator Brendon Small’s Galaktikon, in their first live performance ever. Our own Stephanie Cabral was there to catch the action. Check out her photos [...]
Dethklok’s Brendon Small talks Wesfest 8 and this weekend’s live debut of Galaktikon.
At Revolver, we are bringing this year to a close and making lists like we’re starring in a metal version of High Fidelity. Our January issue of Revolver (on newsstands now) features our Top 20 Albums of the Year. Online, we have posts and polls (like Best Music Videos), as well as a tribute to [...]