Twenty-four years ago on this day, July 24, Pantera released their fifth album, Cowboys from Hell. This landmark album contains now-classic songs such as “Primal Concrete Sledge,” “Cemetery Gates,” “Domination,” “Psycho Holiday,” and the ripping title-track. Revolver looks back on the making-of the album in the feature story below, that originally ran in our 2012 […]
Avenged Sevenfold’s Synyster Gates and Zacky Vengence Win Dimebag Darrell Best Guitarist Award at Golden Gods; Black Sabbath’s Tony Iommi Accepts Album of the Year Award — Video
This past Wednesday night, April 23, at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles, Zakk Wylde and Ace Frehley presented the first-ever Dimebag Darrell Best Guitarist Award. The nominees included Jerry Cantrell of Alice in Chains, Tony Iommi of Black Sabbath, John Petrucci of Dream Theater, Zoltan Bathory & Jason Hook of Five Finger Death Punch, […]
Zakk Wylde Pays Tribute to 10 Years of Hard-Rock and Metal Fallen Heroes at Revolver Golden Gods — Video
Yesterday, April 23, Zakk Wylde performed the Black Label Society song “In this River” in accompaniment to a video montage paying tribute to the hard-rock and metal fallen heroes we lost over the decade since Pantera guitarist Dimebag Darrell’s death. Watch the performance below and let us know what you think in the comments.
Jammit has announced a new Pantera video contest, Jammit Play Off with Pantera. Musicians from around the world are invited to make a video of themselves playing along with Pantera’s “Drag the Waters” to be eligible to win thousands of dollars in prizes. Prizes include a Dean Dimebag “Wanted” ML Guitar, a Sabian 22-inch HH […]
Good news for all you vinyl-loving metal heads out there. It was announced yesterday that, at long last, Pantera’s final three albums — The Great Southern Trendkill, Official Live: 101 Proof and Reinventing The Steel — will be reissued on vinyl. The news comes just two months after the release of the 20th anniversary deluxe […]
For the first time (outside of eBay), Pantera’s Walk EP is now available in the U.S. The six-song EP is available through all major digital retail outlet, and you can pick it up on iTunes here. First released in Japan in 1993, the Walk EP features new mixes of “Walk,” “Fucking Hostile” and “By Demons […]
Their whole story, new interviews, rare photos, plus the making of ‘Vulgar Display of Power’
Click to watch the video for the track, “Twisted,” featuring 2011 Golden Gods Most Metal Athlete Mike Vallely!!!
2011 has been a great year for music, as evidenced by the kickass bands and artists we were able to feature on the cover of Revolver this year. Below, you can check out who made the cover of every issue of Revolver that was available over the past 365 days. After you’ve looked at the […]
As part of our 2011 wrap-up, we have posted a photo gallery of every Revolver issue that was on newsstands this year (some are still available here). In our poll below, we want you to tell us what the Best Revolver Cover of 2011 was. Feel free to vote as many times as you want. […]