Samson, Hartke, Zoom, and Best Buy are pleased to announce the third installment of Samson’s “Metal Masters” series of instrument clinics, which will be held on Thursday, April 12, at the Key Club on the Sunset Strip in Hollywood, CA. Doors will open at 7:00pm. Having surprised the audience at Metal Master 2 in New [...]
After it was revealed yesterday that Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi had been diagnosed with the early stages of lymphoma, members of the hard-rock and metal community have followed the Sabbath’s request to send Iommi warm thoughts. Check out the words of support, below, for the man who helped give birth to metal—from the likes [...]
If there’s one thing more exciting than seeing your favorite bands live, it’s seeing your favorite bands playing live together at the same time. Although the hard-rock and metal history books include more than a few eye-popping collaborations over the genres’ four-decade histories, 2011 boasts some of the most exciting. Below is a list of [...]
Thursday marks seven years since the Pantera and Damageplan guitarist was killed. Here, his longtime friend remembers him.
See them with Kirk Hammett…
A behind-the-scenes video from the second Metal Masters Clinic, which took place at New York City’s Best Buy Theater last month, is now available to view below. The event featured Anthrax’s Scott Ian, Charlie Benante, and Frank Bello, Slayer’s Kerry King, Megadeth’s David Ellefson, drummer Mike Portnoy, and a surprise guest appearance by Phil Anselmo [...]
Today marks the 25th anniversary of Metallica bassist Cliff Burton’s death. He is still fondly remembered by those who knew him, one of whom is Anthrax bassist Frank Bello (pictured left). When Revolver interviewed him for a feature about Anthrax’s Worship Music, which will be included in our November/December issue, we asked him about Burton [...]
The Metal Masters Clinic 2 took place last week in New York City. At the event, Anthrax’s Frank Bello and Charlie Benante, Megadeth’s David Ellefson, and drum legend Mike Portnoy showing what they could do with their instruments. But it was at the end, when Slayer’s Kerry King, Anthrax’s Scott Ian, and Down and former [...]
The Big Four of thrash—Metallica, Slayer, Megadeth, and Anthrax—played New York City’s Yankee Stadium on September 14. It was the second time ever that all four groups have shared a stage in the United States. To mark this occasion, Revolver created Big Four trading cards for our September/October issue, and made a special issue all [...]
Metallica, Slayer, Megadeth, and Anthrax, performing together as the Big Four, stormed New York City’s Yankee Stadium Wednesday for triumphant sets. Revolver‘s own Stephanie Cabral was there and captured the mayhem in the photo pit. Check out these pictures of Metallica, who will release a record titled Lulu with Lou Reed on November 1.