Anthrax bassist Frank Bello attended the Revolver Golden God Awards last month and did a little mingling with his fellow metal stars. He recorded some interviews for Samson, and you can check them out here. Bello interviews Rob Zombie, Duff McKagan, Hatebreed vocalist Jamey Jasta, and many, many more. Interview Highlights Bello Interviews Rob Zombie [...]
Since becoming co-host of That Metal Show in 2008, Don Jamieson has had the pleasure of interviewing some of the most legendary names in hard rock and metal. Jamieson also became the first comedian to ever sign with esteemed record label Metal Blade, who just released Jamieson’s Live and Hilarious. Needless to say, he’s pretty [...]
Last night, Wednesday, April 13, Black Label Society frontman Zakk Wylde made a surprise appearance on American Idol, performing the Sammy Hagar classic “Heavy Metal” with Idol contestant James Durbin. You may remember Durbin as being the first American Idol contestant to ever sing a Judas Priest song on the show, when he belted out [...]
Actor, recording artist, and author William Shatner—also this year’s Honorary Headbanger at the Revolver Golden Gods—has announced the track listing for his upcoming album, Searching for Major Tom (Cleopatra), due out later this year. The album includes covers of Queen, Pink Floyd, and Black Sabbath and features guest musicians such as Deep Purple’s Ritchie Blackmore, [...]
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Have you ever wanted to ask Ozzy Osbourne something? Well, here is your chance. In anticipation of the forthcoming reissues of his Blizzard of Ozz and Diary of a Madman albums, the Prince of Darkness will be answering the best questions submitted by Revolver readers in the “Going Postal” section of the May/June issue. Send [...]
Hard-rock and metal icon Ozzy Osbourne will re-release his first two albums—1980′s Blizzard of Ozz and 1981′s Diary of a Madman—in expanded editions via Epic/Legacy on May 31. These two albums, both of which featured late guitar hero Randy Rhoads, have been remastered from the original analog sources and will be available separately on vinyl [...]
The year is wrapping up and Revolver TV is delivering the Best of 2010. Check out our Best Soundbites of the Year featuring Dio, Marilyn Manson, Rob Zombie, Zakk Wylde, Disturbed, and more. We also take you backstage for the biggest hard-rock event of the year, the Revolver Golden Gods Awards with Ozzy, Alice In Chains, Lemmy, and Dave Grohl. Plus our pick for best Concert of the Year with live performances from the biggest names of 2010. All that plus new videos from Five Finger Death Punch, In This Moment, and more. Only on your Revolver TV mobile app and channel!
As we bid farewell to a year full of tragedy, the new issue of Revolver magazine—available on newsstands everywhere on December 21—remembers many of hard rock and metal’s most dearly departed. The cover features a stunning painting by legendary comic-book artist J.G. Jones, acclaimed for his work on Superman, Batman, and Wonder Woman, as well as for co-creating the series Wanted, which was adapted into a 2008 movie starring Angelina Jolie. Jones depicts Ronnie James Dio, Slipknot’s Paul Gray, Avenged Sevenfold’s the Rev, Type O Negative’s Peter Steele, Pantera’s Dimebag Darrell, Metallica’s Cliff Burton, Nirvana’s Kurt Cobain, Ozzy Osbourne’s Randy Rhoads, Queen’s Freddie Mercury, and Alice in Chains’ Layne Staley rocking together in heaven. The cover painting also appears as a free poster with the issue.
This week on the Revolver TV Mobile channel: Converge live in concert; we go into the studio with Disturbed as they track their new single “Another Way to Die"; Blasko interviews his boss, Ozzy Osbourne, on the Black Carpet; plus the new music video from Overkill. It’s all available now on the Revolver TV app and mobile channel.