Leading up to the end of the year, Revolver has asked some of our favorite artists to pick their Top Albums of 2012 and tell us why each record rules. Here, James Paul Luna (pictured left), vocalist of the power-metal band Holy Grail, selects his faves. 5. Kadavar, Kadavar “German hard, […]
At Revolver, we are bringing this year to a close and making lists like we’re starring in a metal version of High Fidelity. Our January issue of Revolver (on newsstands now) features our Top 20 Albums of the Year. Online, we have posts and polls (like Best Music Videos), as well as a tribute to […]
We just posted our list of the Best Music Videos of 2012. Now we’re asking you, what is your favorite among our picks? Vote below, as many times as you want, to tell us. UPDATE: The poll is closed. You can see the result right here.
Killer monkeys, animated strippers, eyeball stew, fiery ejaculation, and more!
Touring with Mastodon and Converge in 2009 might have had more impact on Matt Pike, the frontman for doom metallers High on Fire, than anyone could have thought. Not only did Converge guitarist Kurt Ballou produce High on Fire’s upcoming album De Vermis Mysteriis but the storyline for the record is as wild and surreal […]
Slipknot and Slayer to Headline the 2012 Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival, Dates and More Bands Announced
Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival, the world’s largest touring heavy music festival, is back for its fifth year. Headlining the main stage will be masked metal miscreants Slipknot, on their first U.S. tour since the passing of bassist Paul Gray, alongside thrash-metal titans Slayer. The fest will announce another major special guest on March 5. […]
Black Sabbath, Van Halen, Slayer, Marilyn Manson, Lamb of God, Down, and many more!
High on Fire have entered the studio to begin tracking their as-yet-untitled new album. The follow-up to 2010’s Snakes for the Divine is being recorded at Salem Massachusetts’ GodCity Studios with producer, and Converge guitarist, Kurt Ballou. “We are really stoked about recording this album,” bassist Jeff Matz said. “The new songs are turning out […]
There is a type of music that is best listened to in a van. It has to be something as large and unwieldy as the vehicle itself, something that echoes well in a smoke-filled cabin, something that is only improved by an airbrushed depiction of the Grim Reaper wrestling a tiger on a Yin Yang […]
In the following video High on Fire vocalist/guitarist Matt Pike checks in from New Zealand, where he and his band were on tour when the massive earthquake hit on February 22. High on Fire were on tour with the Melvins and about to board a plane in Christchurch, New Zealand when the 6.3-magnitude earthquake struck.