By Dave Reffett Rex Brown knows a thing or two about bass. The man has been pounding out well-known, monstrous basslines for close to 30 years, starting with Pantera’s first album, Metal Magic, in 1983. Brown, who was inspired to play bass by Paul McCartney, John Paul Jones and Geezer Butler, teamed up with like-minded […]
The debut album from supergroup–featuring former members of Pantera, Down, Black Sabbath, Pissing Razors, and RATT–is out now.
Kill Devil Hill, the recently formed band featuring guitarist Mark Zavon, bassist Rex Brown (Pantera, Down), drummer Vinny Appice (Black Sabbath, Heaven and Hell, Dio) and singer Dewey Bragg, have announced a new set of North American tour dates. The new dates kick off August 1 in Las Vegas, and new dates will be added […]
Kill Devil Hill — the new metal band from former Pantera and Down bassist Rex Brown, drummer Vinny Appice, Pissing Razors guitarist Jason “Dewey” Bragg and guitarist Mark Zavon — have just released a new music video for their song “Strange.” Check it out below. “Strange” is taken from the band’s eponymous debut album, which […]
The obvious reference point for Kill Devil Hill, the sludgy new supergroup featuring Rex Brown (Pantera, Down) and Vinny Appice (Black Sabbath, Heaven & Hell), is Alice in Chains, but, at its core, the their eponymous debut is a solid tribute to the old-school. There are the vibrato-laden vocals and mid-paced beats of Dio-era Sabbath, […]
The issue also features stories on Lamb of God, Shinedown, A Day to Remember, Meshuggah, Cannibal Corpse, and the 2012 Golden Gods!
In case you’ve been living under a rock, the 2012 Revolver Golden Gods Awards are taking place April 11 in Downtown Los Angeles at Club Nokia. Check out a preview of the show below featuring Alice Cooper, Zakk Wylde, Hellyeah’s Vinnie Paul, Kill Devil Hill’s and Heaven and Hell’s Vinny Appice, Adrenaline Mob’s Mike Portnoy […]
On February 15, we at Revolver magazine held a press conference to announce the 2012 Golden Gods Awards, presented by Epiphone! In attendance were some legendary artists and athletes, including Alice Cooper, Korn’s Munky, Black Label Society’s Zakk Wylde, Hellyeah’s Vinnie Paul, Sixx:A.M.’s James Michael, Kill Devil Hill and Heaven and Hell’s Vinny Appice, Black […]
Photos: DimeBash, featuring Members of Alice in Chains, Black Sabbath, System of a Down, Anthrax, and more!
The metal world turned out in force Wednesday to pay tribute to former Pantera and Damageplan guitarist “Dimebag” Darrell Abbott and Ronnie James Dio at the annual DimeBash concert at the Key Club in Hollywood. Revolver photographer Stephanie Cabral was there to capture the mayhem as it happened. Check out her photos below. For a […]
Members of Alice in Chains, Disturbed, Machine Head, Velvet Revolver, and More Pay Tribute to Dimebag Darrell and Ronnie James Dio