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Exclusive: Kamchatka, Featuring Former Opeth Member, Premiere New Album, The Search Goes On

Exclusive: Kamchatka, Featuring Former Opeth Member, Premiere New Album, The Search Goes On

The record hits stores February 19 via Despotz Records!

2014 Preview: The Most Anticipated Albums of the Year

2014 Preview: The Most Anticipated Albums of the Year

Get stoked for the heaviness to come!

Photos: Opeth and Katatonia Live in West Hollywood

Photos: Opeth and Katatonia Live in West Hollywood

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.

Opeth Announce Headlining North American Tour

Opeth Announce Headlining North American Tour

Swedish progressive metal outfit Opeth have just announced a headlining North American tour that’s set to kick off April 18 in Buffalo, New York. Dates for the 30-city trek can be found below. The second stop on the tour will see Opeth join an all-star roster of bands — including Anthrax, Suicidal Tendencies and Hatebreed […]

2013 Preview: The Most Anticipated Albums of the Year

2013 Preview: The Most Anticipated Albums of the Year

2013 is going to be a good year. How do we know? Because some of the biggest, badass-est bands in hard rock and heavy metal are set to drop new bombs over the following 300-plus days. Read on to see just what we mean–and get fucking psyched. A Day to Remember TITLE: Common Courtesy RELEASE […]

Gene Hoglan Lists the Top 5 Meldrum Songs

Gene Hoglan Lists the Top 5 Meldrum Songs

Gene Hoglan (pictured left) is certainly one of the busiest drummers in metal. With Death, Dark Angel, Strapping Young Lad, Opeth, and more already on his résumé, he most recently laid tracks for Testament’s Dark Roots of Earth and Dethklok’s Dethalbum III. But amidst all of this, there is a Meldrum record that was never […]

Video: Opeth Post Entire Sydney, Australia Concert Online

Video: Opeth Post Entire Sydney, Australia Concert Online

In case you’ve missed Opeth on the touring cycle for their latest album, Heritage, the band’s entire show from their recent Australian tour has been posted online. You can check out video from Opeth’s December 16, 2011 show at Sydney’s Enmore Theater below. Heritage is out now on Roadrunner Records.

Review: Storm Corrosion – Storm Corrosion

Review: Storm Corrosion – Storm Corrosion

Storm Corrosion is the long-awaited collaborative project from Porcupine Tree’s Steven Wilson and Opeth’s Mikael Åkerfeldt—but you might not guess it from listening to this debut album. Rather than playing the progressive metal associated with those bands, the duo crafts dark, cinematic orchestral music closer to the experimentation of Univers Zero or Scott Walker. Perhaps […]

Judas Priest, Anthrax, Disturbed members, and More Send out Best Wishes to Tony Iommi

Judas Priest, Anthrax, Disturbed members, and More Send out Best Wishes to Tony Iommi

After it was revealed yesterday that Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi had been diagnosed with the early stages of lymphoma, members of the hard-rock and metal community have followed the Sabbath’s request to send Iommi warm thoughts. Check out the words of support, below, for the man who helped give birth to metal—from the likes […]

Poll Results: Find Out Who You Voted to Win Video of the Year!

Poll Results: Find Out Who You Voted to Win Video of the Year!

Last week, we posted our picks for the Best Music Videos of 2011, bestowing top honors on Skrillex’s “First of the Year (Equinox).” Then we asked you to vote on what you thought was the best video on that list. Below, you can see the Top 5 results of the poll, as well as read […]