2011 has been a great year for music, as evidenced by the kickass bands and artists we were able to feature on the cover of Revolver this year. Below, you can check out who made the cover of every issue of Revolver that was available over the past 365 days. After you’ve looked at the [...]
As part of our 2011 wrap-up, we have posted a photo gallery of every Revolver issue that was on newsstands this year (some are still available here). In our poll below, we want you to tell us what the Best Revolver Cover of 2011 was. Feel free to vote as many times as you want. [...]
This week marks the 20th anniversary of the release of Nirvana’s Nevermind. In celebration, the surviving members of the group have released a special deluxe edition of the album featuring B-sides and rarities, as well as a DVD of a live show. Below, you can see photos of Nirvana in their glory, all taken around [...]
Tomorrow marks the 20th anniversary of the release of Nirvana’s landmark Nevermind album. Not only did it take the world by storm with its raucous riffs and the pained vocals of Kurt Cobain (whom Melvins frontman Buzz Osborne remembered here) and upset Michael Jackson’s Dangerous for the No. 1 spot on Billboard, but it opened [...]
Today marks the 17th anniversary of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain’s death.
As we bid farewell to a year full of tragedy, the new issue of Revolver magazine—available on newsstands everywhere on December 21—remembers many of hard rock and metal’s most dearly departed. The cover features a stunning painting by legendary comic-book artist J.G. Jones, acclaimed for his work on Superman, Batman, and Wonder Woman, as well as for co-creating the series Wanted, which was adapted into a 2008 movie starring Angelina Jolie. Jones depicts Ronnie James Dio, Slipknot’s Paul Gray, Avenged Sevenfold’s the Rev, Type O Negative’s Peter Steele, Pantera’s Dimebag Darrell, Metallica’s Cliff Burton, Nirvana’s Kurt Cobain, Ozzy Osbourne’s Randy Rhoads, Queen’s Freddie Mercury, and Alice in Chains’ Layne Staley rocking together in heaven. The cover painting also appears as a free poster with the issue.