Earlier this year, pyromaniacal metal outfit West of Hell released their debut full-length, Spiral Empire. A fiery personality behind the kit, drummer Andrew Hulme offers here his picks for the five drummers who have influenced him the most. 1. Vinnie Paul, Pantera “Cowboys from Hell was the first metal album I […]
The supergroup featuring former members of Pantera, Black Sabbath, and Pissing Razors released their self-titled album earlier this year
By Dave Reffett Rex Brown knows a thing or two about bass. The man has been pounding out well-known, monstrous basslines for close to 30 years, starting with Pantera’s first album, Metal Magic, in 1983. Brown, who was inspired to play bass by Paul McCartney, John Paul Jones and Geezer Butler, teamed up with like-minded […]
On newsstands now and available online right here just in time for Halloween, Revolver celebrates the crossover between heavy music and all things blood-curdling with a host of fear-mongering, gore-soaked rockers including Rob Zombie, Marilyn Manson, Metallica’s Kirk Hammett, Slipknot and Stone Sour’s Corey Taylor, Pantera and Down’s Phil Anselmo, plus members of Avenged Sevenfold, […]
‘Down IV Part I–The Purple EP’ is out now!
Currently in the midst of his “No Hostages” tour, Phoenix-based artist, producer, and Ultragore Recordings CEO Sluggo stands at the forefront of the fast-rising EDM genre with his uniquely heavy metal-influenced dubstep sound. No wonder then that Korn frontman Jonathan Davis, aka JDevil, handpicked him as an opener on two legs of his band’s North […]
The debut album from supergroup–featuring former members of Pantera, Down, Black Sabbath, Pissing Razors, and RATT–is out now.
After a knock-down, drag-out voting battle, Canadian rockers Harm have come out on top this week, with their new album, The Nine (buy on iTunes), edging out Legacy of Disorder, who came in as a close second. The top five vote-getters were: 1. Harm – The Nine 2.Legacy of Disorder – Last Man Standing 3. […]
Heavy-metal supergroup Down will release their new EP, simply titled The Purple EP, next week, but why wait? Stream the full think in the SoundCloud player below, courtesy of Billboard. The Purple EP is the first of four planned EPs from Down, who appear to have shunned, at least temporarily, the album format after 2007′s […]
Every Tuesday–the day that new music comes out–we will be listing the hard-rock and metal releases that hit stores, and every Wednesday we will be offering you, the fans, the chance to pick the Album of the Week. Below, check out the albums, EPs, singles, and DVDs that came out this week; pick your favorite, […]