Last week Asking Alexandria released their first album with new vocalist Denis Stoff, who replaced original singer Danny Worsnop. While changing frontmen is a rare and risky business, AA is hardly the first metal band to do it and continue on (some hard rockers, including Van Halen and AC/DC, had their greatest chart successes after […]
Sometimes artists come into the public eye fully formed…other times, not so much. Below, check out ten famous musicians who went through some interesting growing pains before becoming hard rock and metal gods. 1. Tony Iommi Back when Black Sabbath were still called Earth, Tony Iommi stepped out for a moment to play with fellow […]
Recently metal mariachi band, Metalachi, played a show that consisted of covers of Dio’s “Holy Diver” and Quiet Riot’s “Bang Your Head (Metal Health).” Check out the video below and let us know what you think in the comments!
Viral Video: Mariah Carey’s “All I Want for Christmas Is You” Covered in the Style of Dio, Meshuggah, and More
You may remember Anthony Vincent from his hit viral videos in which he covers pop songs in 20 different styles. Now for Halloween, Vincent has created a video of himself doing Mariah Carey’s “All I Want for Christmas Is You” in the style of Ronnie James Dio, Meshuggah, and others. Watch the clip and let […]
Head back to school with our awesome gallery, including Corey Taylor, Glenn Danzig, Marilyn Manson, and many, many more!
Ronnie James Dio brought dignity and dragons to metal since the dawn of time (just about)–here are the five mandatory albums in his distinguished discography. By Ian Christe LIST: Top 5 Most Outrageous Facts About Ronnie James Dio INTERVIEW: Ronnie James Dio, Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler Talk Heaven & Hell Elf Carolina County Ball […]
Remember the legendary vocalist on what would have been his 72nd birthday. Horns up!
Finland’s Steve ‘N’ Seagulls are getting a decent amount of attention due to their bluegrass covers of heavy-metal classics, like Iron Maiden’s “The Trooper” (watch here). Now, they’re back with a new cover of Dio‘s “Holy Diver,” and you can watch them in action below.
In the April/May 2014 issue of Revolver, we celebrate the 20th anniversary of the heaviest album to debut at No. 1, Pantera’s Far Beyond Driven. But many other landmark hard-rock and metal releases have turned or are turning 20 this year, including albums from Soundgarden, Slayer, Korn, Marilyn Manson, Megadeth, Machine Head, Cannibal Corpse, So […]
In the April/May 2014 issue of Revolver, which is on newsstands now, we celebrate the 20th anniversary of the heaviest album to debut at No. 1, Pantera’s Far Beyond Driven. Here are 30 other albums that are also turning 20 this year–after you peruse the list, click here and vote for which record you think […]