Joining Kind Diamond and Lemmy, Ozzy Osbourne is the latest metal musician to have a new species named after him. Scientists on an expedition into the Amazon back in 2009 discovered a new species of frog that emits a bat-like sound. The frog is brown and orange in color with long fingers and toes. Check […]
Unless you’ve been living in a cave (and if you have–badass!), you’ve seen the “sexy” mug shot that has apparently gone viral enough to make news headlines. All we could think on seeing said headlines is 1) our world is fucked, and 2) this dude is set. Hello, modeling deal! Of course, the newly famous […]
Greek power metal band Firewind — who feature in their ranks current Ozzy Osbourne guitarist Gus G — are now streaming their new album, Few Against Many, online. You can listen here, courtesy of Guitar World, and be sure to tell us what you think in the comments. “I want us to re-invent our sound […]
Video: Corey Taylor, Kerry King, Scott Ian, and More on the Red Carpet at Guitar World’s Rock & Roll Roast of Zakk Wylde
Revolver‘s sister publication, Guitar World, held its inauguralRock & Roll Roast on January 19 at the Grove in Anaheim, CA. The first guest to make it to the hot seat? Black Label Society frontman and former Ozzy Osbourne guitarist Zakk Wylde! Roastmaster Sharon Osbourne and other metal-loving luminaries such as Chris Jericho, Anthrax’s Scott Ian, […]
Revolver Magazine's Mayhem Fest "Monster Issue" (July/August 2010) is on newsstands now, featuring four collectible "horror" covers featuring the frontmen of the tour's main-stage headliners: Jonathan Davis of Korn, Rob Zombie, Randy Blythe of Lamb of God, and Ivan Moody of Five Finger Death Punch. Its four covers are available for purchase as a set at Revolver's online store. It contains an in-depth feature on the making of Korn's new album, Korn III: Remember Who You Are, as well as Zombie's, Blythe's, and Moody's most terrifying tales, an interview with In This Moment's Maria Brink and Chris Howorth that's revealing in more ways than one, and onstage war stores from members of Atreyu, Hatebreed, Kingdom of Sorrow, Norma Jean, Chimaira, Shadows Fall, 3 Inches of Blood, and Winds of Plague.
Also, Ozzy, Hellyeah, Dillinger Escape Plan, Faith No More, Danzig, Ronnie James Dio, Paul Gray, and more!
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!!!