With its over-the-top musicianship and grandiose imagery, few genres are better suited to a good concept album than heavy metal. Here are ten of the best, spanning from the 80s and 90s to the present day. 1. Emperor – ‘Prometheus: The Discipline of Fire & Demise’ (2001) Emperor’s final album was also their more far-reaching, […]
Check out a gallery courtesy of Stephanie Cabral!
In last week’s Album of the Week poll, you, the fans, voted Avenged Sevenfold to the top spot, for their reissue of ‘Waking The Fallen: Resurrected.’ Check out the top five vote-getters below: 1. Avenged Sevenfold – Waking The Fallen: Resurrected 2. Thousand Foot Krutch – Oxygen: Inhale 3. Motörhead – Aftershock (Tour Edition) 4. Opeth […]
This week sees new shit from Avenged Sevenfold, Invent, Animate, Opeth, 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 many times as […]
Having already veered hard towards the shoals of early ’70s-style progressive rock on 2011’s ‘Heritage,’ Mikael Åkerfeldt practically runs the good ship Opeth aground with a prog-intensive album that often sounds closer to soggy Jethro Tull outtakes than anything in his band’s mighty back catalog. The playing is impeccable as always, and Åkerfeldt has certainly […]
Opeth has released their new music video for “Eternal Rains Will Come.” Check it out below and let us know what you think in the comments! The band’s new album, ‘Pale Communion,’ is set for release August 26 via Roadrunner Records.
“Cusp of Eternity,” the lead single from Opeth’s highly anticipated new album, Pale Communion, is now available for streaming below. Check out the song and let us know what you think in the comments. Pale Communion arrives in the U.S. on August 26. Pale Communion, which was produced by the band’s very own Mikael Åkerfeldt […]
The record hits stores February 19 via Despotz Records!
Get stoked for the heaviness to come!
On May 24, Opeth and Katatonia played a special club show at The Roxy. Revolver‘s own Stephanie Cabral was there to catch all the action. Check out the gallery below and let us know what you think in the comments.