Revolver recently looked at five metal groups that have named songs after themselves. Here’s another batch of acts that have paid the ultimate tribute to their own bands. 1. “Overkill” The New Jersey thrashers named themselves after a Motorhead song, but they also wrote their own ”Overkill,” which first appeared on their 1983 demo tape, […]
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 […]
Phil Anselmo and Dave Grohl Lead All-Star Dimebag Tribute With Members of Metallica, Slayer and More
Dimebash 2016, an all-star tribute to the late Dimebag Darrell of Pantera, rocked Hollywood’s Lucky Strike Live last Friday night. The event included appearances by Dave Grohl, Pantera’s Phil Anselmo and Rex Brown, plus Gary Holt, Robb Flynn, Slayer’s Dave Lombardo, Metallica’s Robert Trujillo and more. Besides several Pantera covers, the night included a tribute […]
A few weeks ago, we offered up our list of ten great hard rock and metal vocal duets. Now, it’s time to give guitarists some love. Below, Revolver presents 10 great—and sometimes unexpected—guitar player guest spots. Check out the list below and let us know what you think in the comments. 1. Kerry King – […]
Metal Allegiance has premiered the video for their cover of Dio’s “We Rock.” The song features Metal Allegiance members Mike Portnoy (Winery Dogs, ex-Dream Theater, drums), David Ellefson (Megadeth, bass) and Alex Skolnick (Testament, guitars), joined by a slew of guests, including singers Mark Osegueda (Death Angel), Chris Jericho (Fozzy), Tim “Ripper” Owens (ex-Judas Priest), […]
Fresh from finishing up a major Fall 2014 U.S. tour and spending this summer as direct support to Slayer on the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Fest, King Diamond has announced that they’re coming back for Round Three: The band will play a series of fall dates that will see them perform their legendary 1987 […]
The following article is from Revolver’s April/May 2015 issue. It is available for purchase in our webstore. We’re om kind of the beginning stages of the finishing stages, if that makes any sense,” says Slayer bassist and vocalist Tom Araya of the legendary thrash band’s forthcoming full-length. “We’re doing the mixing and mastering now, but […]
Interview: Slayer and Exodus’ Gary Holt Talks New Slayer Material, Writing a Book, and More with Jose Mangin
Read what the guitarist has to say about Exodus, new Slayer material, Metal Allegiance, if he will ever write a book, and much more!
Revolver’s own Stephanie Cabral was on hand to catch all the action for Slayer, Suicidal Tendencies and Exodus’ stop on November 17 at the LA Forum in Los Angeles. Check out the photos she captured for us below–you can also follow her on Twitter and Facebook.
The following is a preview of what’s in the December 2014 issue of Revolver. You can pick up the new issue on newsstands November 18 or at the Revolver Online Store. Features GOING POSTAL: MARIA BRINK The In This Moment frontwoman loses her mind answering your letters THE FUTURE OF METAL How Of Mice & […]