Metallica have posted a video recap of the final night of their 30th anniversary shows in San Francisco, earlier this month. In it, you can see Metallica performing with Megadeth’s Dave Mustaine, Black Sabbath’s Ozzy Osbourne and Geezer Butler, producer Bob Rock, Jason Newsted, original bassist Ron McGovney, guitarist Lloyd Grant, and many more, as […]
2011 has been a great year for music, as evidenced by the kickass bands and artists we were able to feature on the cover of Revolver this year. Below, you can check out who made the cover of every issue of Revolver that was available over the past 365 days. After you’ve looked at the […]
As part of our 2011 wrap-up, we have posted a photo gallery of every Revolver issue that was on newsstands this year (some are still available here). In our poll below, we want you to tell us what the Best Revolver Cover of 2011 was. Feel free to vote as many times as you want. […]
Metallica have released a four-song EP, titled Beyond Magnetic, today. The four previously unreleased tracks were recorded during sessions for their 2008 Death Magnetic album, but didn’t make the cut at the time. The EP will be available exclusively on iTunes for one week only. “During the Death Magnetic album sessions in 2007 and 2008, […]
If there’s one thing more exciting than seeing your favorite bands live, it’s seeing your favorite bands playing live together at the same time. Although the hard-rock and metal history books include more than a few eye-popping collaborations over the genres’ four-decade histories, 2011 boasts some of the most exciting. Below is a list of […]
For the finale of Metallica’s four-night 30th Anniversary concert extravaganza on Saturday night at San Francisco’s the Fillmore, the legendary thrash band reunited onstage with the musicians of its earliest lineups for a rendition of the song “Hit the Lights.” Guitarist Dave Mustaine, who’s made his name with Megadeth in this years since his departure […]
Yesterday marked seven years since the Pantera and Damageplan guitarist was killed. Here, his longtime friend remembers him.
Revolver‘s sister publication, Guitar World, announced today its first-ever Rock & Roll Roast, to be held January 19 at the Grove in Anaheim, CA. Its 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 Ozzy […]
In tribute to former Ozzy Osbourne and Quiet Riot guitarist Randy Rhoads, his sister Kathryn Rhoads D’Argenzio and the Rhoads family are holding “A Celebration of Randy Rhoads” at D’Argenzio Winery in Burbank, CA, on December 3. The event will give fans and friends the opportunity to spend time with Rhoads’ family and honor his […]
We were recently sent this video of “Little Ozzy,” a four-foot-eight little person Ozzy impersonator named Lin Doak, performing “Crazy Train” on a local TV station. What do you think? Does he pull it off?