The following article is from Revolver’s October/November 2015 issue. It is on newsstands now and available for purchase in our webstore. by Dan Epstein John Petrucci is in beautiful Budapest, Hungary on a glorious summer’s day when Revolver reaches him by phone. Dream Theater, his progressive metal band, is about to play one of the […]
Slayer are on the cover of our Oct/Nov issue. See what else is inside!
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 […]
Iron Maiden, Metallica, Slayer, Mastodon, and many more rocked Sonisphere U.K. in early July. Photographer Javier Bragado was on hand to catch all the action. Check out the photos he captured for us below–you can also follow him on Twitter and Facebook.
Dream Theater cofounder, Avenged Sevenfold session player, and current Winery Dogs drummer Mike Portnoy waited until his early 20s to get his first ink—the Dream Theater logo on his left shoulder—which he got after the band signed its first record deal in 1988. Since then, the skinsman has countless other band tattoos, repping both groups […]
After a weeks of furious voting, the results are in on our Best Album of 1994 readers’ poll, and the winner is…Marilyn Manson for his album, Portrait of an American Family. The top 10 vote-getters are: 1. Marilyn Manson, Portrait of an American Family 2. Prong, Cleansing 3. Pantera, Far Beyond Driven 4. In Flames, […]
If you happen to have a few spare minutes — consider checking out this video of a band called Plastica performing Dream Theater’s “Erotomania” using cheap musical instruments that were made for children. Apparently, Plastica do — or did? — this sort of thing all the time. According to the band: “The whole middle part is […]
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 […]
Dream Theater have debuted their latest music video, and you can check it out below. The song, “The Looking Glass,” is from the band’s self-titled 2013 album. “The song is definitely a tip of the hat to Rush,” Dream Theater guitarist John Petrucci recently told Music Radar. “We’re such fans — they’ve been a huge […]