Re-formed extreme-metal titans Carcass recently rocked The Troubadour in L.A., along with death-metal veterans Exhumed. Revolver‘s own Stephanie Cabral was there to catch all the action. Check out the photos she captured for us below–you can also follow her on Twitter and Facebook.
Co-founded by metal lifer Phil Anselmo and true-crime author Corey Mitchell, the inaugural Housecore Horror Film Festival goes down in Austin, Texas, October 25 – 27. Brazilian horror legend Coffin Joe will be there, Nekromantik director Jörg Buttgereit will be there, The Manson Family director Jim VanBebber, Goblin will be there live-scoring a screening of [...]
This week sees new shit from Asking Alexandria, Newsted, Norma Jean, Revocation, 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 [...]
Extreme-metal legends Carcass have announced several tour dates in North America this fall. Dates are listed below. On September 17, Carcass will release Surgical Steel, the band’s first album since 1996′s Swansong. Sep. 21 – Mac Hall Ballroom – Calgary, AB Sep. 23 – Reggie’s – Chicago, IL (w/ MACABRE) Sep. 25 – Saint Vitus [...]
New York death metallers Suffocation (pictured left) have announced a spring 2013 tour, dubbed the “Despise the World” tour. Suffocation will headline; supporting acts include Exhumed, Jungle Rot, Rings of Saturn and Adimiron. Suffocation released Pinnacle of Bedlam earlier this month. As vocalist Frank Mullen has said in several interviews, he can no longer commit [...]
Chris Krovatin is the author of two young adult novels, Heavy Metal & You and Venomous. He is currently working on multiple new writing projects, as well as new material with his local New York metal band Flaming Tusk. He is a contributing writer for Revolver and generally comes off as a good-natured pain in everyone’s collective ass. [...]
Somewhere between death metal going progressive and grindcore going political, the metal world lost their grip on gore metal. At one time, this murky extreme-metal subgenre ruled the underground, and only the coolest (and fattest) misanthropes rocked obscene medical photographs on their oversized T-shirts. But thankfully, through constant line-up changes and multiple hiatuses, Exhumed never [...]