Housecore Horror Film Festival announces U.S. Premiere of The Profane Exhibit, Featuring Music by Members of Nine Inch Nails, Marilyn Manson, Necrophagia, and More
It’s less than six months before horror and metal collide in Central Texas at the inaugural Housecore Horror Film Festival–the 3-day underground fan event celebrating the twisted line where horror films and heavy metal meet. Now, festival creators–legendary metal frontman Philip Anselmo and best-selling true crime author Corey Mitchell–have announced that producers David Bond and [...]
Napalm Death found a perfect medium, their shredded, scrawled skeleton of a logo standing as a symbol of all things insane, repulsive, and enraged.
Mayhem Festival Hits the High Seas, with Lamb of God, Machine Head, Anthrax, Hatebreed, and Many Others
From the creators of the country’s largest touring heavy-music festival experience, and presented in conjunction with Hal Roseman of Rose Tours, comes the first annual Mayhem Festival Cruise, taking place aboard the Carnival Imagination! The maiden voyage of the cruise sets sail on Friday, December 7, 2012 from the Port of Miami, Florida, and travels [...]
From the Big Four to Avenged Sevenfold at the Golden Gods, 2011 has been one hell of a year
Norwegian black-metal legends Mayhem played in New York City last night, featuring a very bloody costume for frontman Attila Csihar. Revolver Senior Writer Jon Wiederhorn was on hand to witness the destruction. Check out what he saw below.
The 22nd annual Wacken Open Air Festival—the world’s largest heavy-metal gathering—took place in Germany over the weekend, and Revolver had photographer Thomas Schlein on hand to take photos of some of the bands. Check out the gallery below to see his images of Morbid Angel, Ensiferum, Apocalyptica, Kyuss Lives, Sodom, Suicidal Tendencies, Trivium, Mayhem, Sepultura, [...]
Floridian metal outfit Trivium, who will be heading out on Mayhem Fest this summer and releasing their new album in August
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.