Dillinger Escape Plan guitarist Ben Weinman has contributed a remix of Lacuna Coil’s new single “Trip the Darkness” for the soundtrack to the upcoming film Underworld: Awakening. The album also features remixes of tracks from a host of other bands including Evanescence, Ministry, and Linkin Park. The bulk of the remixes have been carried out [...]
How to Destroy Angels, the project featuring Nine Inch Nails frontman Trent Reznor, his wife Mariqueen Maandig, and frequent collaborator Atticus Ross, will release their debut album early next year, according to Reznor. The record follows on from a six-track EP that the band released last year. Reznor told Rolling Stone that How to Destroy [...]
A video has been released for Nine Inch Nails’ Trent Reznor and Yeah Yeah Yeahs frontwoman Karen O’s cover of Led Zeppelin’s classic “Immigrant Song.” The track is taken from the soundtrack to the upcoming David Fincher movie The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, which was composed by Reznor and Atticus Ross. The pair also [...]
When we interviewed Lacuna Coil’s Cristina Scabbia for the new Hottest Chicks in Hard Rock issue, we talked about a range of topics, from her band’s upcoming album, Dark Adrenaline–which will be released on January 24–to her pick for the sexiest hard-rock or metal song. Unfortunately, due to space constraints in the issue, we weren’t [...]
Nine Inch Nails have recorded their rendition of U2′s “Zoo Station” for a forthcoming compilation, titled AHK-toong BAY-bi Covered, commemorating the 20th anniversary of the band’s landmark album Achtung Baby. The comp also features tracks by Jack White of the White Stripes, Depeche Mode, The Killers, and more. Listen to NIN’s cover right here.
When we interviewed Porcelain Black for the new Hottest Chicks in Hard Rock issue, we talked about a range of topics, from her description of herself as the love child of Britney Spears and Marilyn Manson to her adventures in strip clubs with Lil Wayne. Unfortunately, due to space constraints in the issue, we weren’t [...]
A new documentary detailing industrial metallers Ministry’s 1996 Sphinctour is to be screened at the end of this month and in October. Directed by Douglas Freel, Fix: the Ministry Movie follows the band during their world tour, exploring their adventures and excesses on the road, particularly those of frontman Al Jourgensen. Also featured in the [...]
Ever since that creepy witch woman stared out from that field on the cover of Black Sabbath's first record, album cover art has been a vital part of the heavy-music scene—that’s why any diehard fan has at least a few T-shirts or posters emblazoned with their favorite cover images. In Revolver's new "The Art of Hard Rock and Heavy Metal" Special Issue—available on newsstands now—we’ve tracked down and interviewed the artists behind the covers of such landmark records as Led Zeppelin’s Houses of the Holy, Black Sabbath’s Heaven and Hell, Queen’s Queen II, Metallica’s Master of Puppets, Guns N’ Roses’ Appetite for Destruction, Pantera’s Far Beyond Driven, Korn’s Korn, Nine Inch Nails’ The Downward Spiral, Ministry’s Psalm 69, Lamb of God’s Ashes of the Wake, and many, many others. We’ve also unearthed all kinds of rare sketches, photo shoot outtakes, and alternate versions, taking readers through the whole creative process behind these iconic album covers. Get your copy now!!!