Photos: System of a Down, Slipknot, Hatebreed, Coal Chamber, Meshuggah, and More at Australia’s Soundwave Festival
Sydney, Australia, hosted the Soundwave Festival in late February. A bevy of heavy bands performed, including Hellyeah, Meshuggah, Coal Chamber, Trivium, Kvelertak, Dillinger Escape Plan, Steel Panther, Hatebreed, Slipknot, System of a Down, Watain, Machine Head, and more. Photographer Nic Bezzina was on hand to capture the mayhem. Check out what he saw below.
Machine Head are currently touring in support of their latest album, Unto the Locust. They stopped through Philadelphia’s Trocadero on February 2. Photographer Derek Brad was on hand to capture the fervor. Check out what he saw below.
An idea exists that metalheads don’t like to read, that we’re too busy pounding brewskis and sacrificing housecats to Satan to enjoy a good book, or that our stimuli-raped brains can’t take in media more intelligent than Robocop.
Rise to Remain—featuring vocalist Austin Dickinson, son of Iron Maiden frontman Bruce—have announced that they have parted ways with their bassist, Joe Copcutt, and drummer Pat Lundy. As a result of the lineup changes, the band has cancelled their planned upcoming dates in the U.S. supporting Machine Head. The band has also postponed the U.S. [...]
Machine Head guitarist Phil Demmel has announced, via his Facebook page, that he is now engaged to Bleeding Through keyboardist Marta. The pair first got together while touring Australia in 2010. In an interview with Hard Rock Haven, Demmel discussed the relationship’s beginnings. “I met the girl of my dreams in Australia the last time [...]
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. [...]
Chris “Weird Biker” Krovatin is the author of two young adult novels, Heavy Metal & You and Venomous. He is currently working on multiple new writing projects, as well as new material with his local New York metal band Flaming Tusk. He is a freelance writer for Revolver and generally comes off as a good-natured [...]
You know what gets us in the holiday spirit? Machine Head’s “Imperium.” And “Imperium” set to Christmas lights including two massive hands throwing the horns? Well, that just makes us feel all warm and cozy inside.
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 [...]