The much-anticipated sixth annual California Metalfest will take place at the NOS Events Center in San Bernardino, California, Saturday, November 24, with Grammy-nominated, Massachusetts metal band Killswitch Engage headlining. It’s a special gig for the group, long considered one of the forbearers of the metal resurgence of the ’00s, as they will celebrate the 10th anniversary […]
Photos: System of a Down, Slipknot, Hatebreed, Coal Chamber, Meshuggah, and More at Australia’s Soundwave Festival
Sydney, Australia, hosted the Soundwave Festival in late February. A bevy of heavy bands performed, including Hellyeah, Meshuggah, Coal Chamber, Trivium, Kvelertak, Dillinger Escape Plan, Steel Panther, Hatebreed, Slipknot, System of a Down, Watain, Machine Head, and more. Photographer Nic Bezzina was on hand to capture the mayhem. Check out what he saw below.
We’ve just published our list of the Most Anticipated Albums of 2012, which includes bands ranging from Aerosmith to Slayer and Converge to Van Halen. Now we’re asking you, what album are you most excited about that is supposedly coming out in 2012? Answer our poll below, and feel free to vote as many times […]
Black Sabbath, Van Halen, Slayer, Marilyn Manson, Lamb of God, Down, and many more!
Giraffe Tongue Orchestra—the supergroup featuring Mastodon’s Brent Hinds, Dillinger Escape Plan’s Ben Weinman, and former Jane’s Addiction bassist Eric Avery—have added drummer Jon Theodore to their lineup. Theodore has previously played with the Mars Volta and One Day as a Lion. Theodore said that the band’s style of music was the perfect fit for him. […]
Dillinger Escape Plan guitarist Ben Weinman has contributed a remix of Lacuna Coil’s new single “Trip the Darkness” for the soundtrack to the upcoming film Underworld: Awakening. The album also features remixes of tracks from a host of other bands including Evanescence, Ministry, and Linkin Park. The bulk of the remixes have been carried out […]
Dillinger Escape Plan guitarist Ben Weinman has commented on the band’s recording of their upcoming fifth album. “Billy [futureusgalleryRymer, drummer] and I have been locked up in the Dillinger compound and things are starting to boil,” Weinman says. “There is nothing like that feeling when you realize… Yep, just when I thought I was drained […]
Check out video of Alice in Chains talking about winning the Revolver Golden Gods Album of the Year award; the hilarious Golden Gods intro skit featuring Lemmy, Megadeth's Dave Mustaine, and Rob Halford, among others; Anthrax's Scott Ian talking about the Big Four tour; Slayer at their bloodiest shoot ever; and more right now on the Revolver TV Mobile app! Other items we've added over the past week include Dillinger Escape Plan's video for "Farewell Mona Lisa," Rise Against's "Savior" video, Andrew W.K. and Bleeding Through's Marta backstage at te Golden Gods, Drowning Pool performing "More Than Worthless" live, Olivia Munn visiting Skywalker Ranch, and more.