In last week’s Album of the Week poll, you, the fans, voted Downfall of Gaia to the top spot, for his album ‘I Am the Fire.’ Check out the top five vote-getters below: 1. Downfall of Gaia – Aeon Unveils the Thrones of Decay 2. Machine Head – Bloodstone & Diamonds 3. King Diamond – Dreams of Horror […]
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This week sees new shit from Job for a Cowboy, King Diamond, Machine Head, 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 […]
Chris Krovatin is the author of multiple young adult novels, including Heavy Metal & You, Venomous, and Gravediggers: Mountain of Bones. He also fronts the 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. This column represents his opinions–and […]
Metal and horror go hand in severed hand. With that in mind, we’ve asked metal legend King Diamond to pick his favorite fright flick, and he was happy to weigh in: “’The Shining’ has always been my favorite horror movie. It is scary and incredibly psychological without relying on blood and gore. Jack Nicholson’s performance […]
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This Saturday, July 19, marks the 20th anniversary of the release of Marilyn Manson’s debut album, ‘Portrait of an American Family.’ We’re counting down to that date this week and celebrating the Antichrist Superstar’s two decades of rock and shock. In the mid ’90s, Manson became a card-carrying member of the Church of Satan, which […]
After previously announcing a performance at Fun Fun Fun Fest in Austin, TX earlier, King Diamond has announced a string of North American tour dates. Check out the dates below. 10/11 Atlanta, GA Center Stage 10/13 Silver Spring, MD The Fillmore 10/14 New York, NY Best Buy Theatre 10/16 Worcester, MA Palladium 10/17 Montreal, QC […]
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 December/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. In the meantime, we’re asking you […]
Dethklok mastermind Brendon Small has released the original score for Metalocalypse: The Doomstar Requiem A Klok Opera. And this isn’t just your average metal record—it’s a full-blown musical featuring a fifty-piece orchestra containing orchestral movements produced by Brendon Small and Emmy-winning composer Bear McCreary (Battlestar Galactica/Walking Dead). The soundtrack also features the musical prowess of […]