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Superjoint Ritual, GWAR, Voivod, and More Added to 2014 Edition of Phil Anselmo’s Housecore Horror Festival

The second edition of Phil Anselmo’s Housecore Horror Festival will go down at Emo’s in Austin, Texas, right before Halloween, between the unhallowed dates of October 23-26. Joining an already stacked bill of performing talent is the reunited Superjoint Ritual, the Anselmo-fronted hardcore band that wreaked havoc from 1993 to 2004, when they broke up. […]

Listen to Phil Anselmo’s Isolated Studio Vocal Tracks for Pantera’s “Walk”

Listen to Phil Anselmo’s Isolated Studio Vocal Tracks for Pantera’s “Walk”

For no other reason than because we’re nerds, and we love this shit…have a listen to Phil Anselmo’s isolated vocal takes for “Walk,” from 1992′s Vulgar Display of Power! And don’t miss the crazy low harmony he throws down at the one-minute mark! Compare that to the final studio version below:

Rob Halford, Cristina Scabbia, and Morbid Angel’s David Vincent Pick Their Favorite Songs off Pantera’s ‘Cowboys from Hell’

Rob Halford, Cristina Scabbia, and Morbid Angel’s David Vincent Pick Their Favorite Songs off Pantera’s ‘Cowboys from Hell’

Twenty-four years ago on this day, July 24, Pantera released their fifth album, Cowboys from Hell. This landmark album contained now-classic songs such as “Primal Concrete Sledge,” “Cemetery Gates,” “Domination,” “Psycho Holiday,” and the ripping title-track. Here, Rob Halford of Judas Priest, Cristina Scabbia of Lacuna Coil and David Vincent of Morbid Angel talk about […]

Pantera’s Phil Anselmo, Rex Brown, and Vinnie Paul Look Back on the Making of ‘Cowboys from Hell’

Pantera’s Phil Anselmo, Rex Brown, and Vinnie Paul Look Back on the Making of ‘Cowboys from Hell’

Twenty-four years ago on this day, July 24, Pantera released their fifth album, Cowboys from Hell. This landmark album contains now-classic songs such as “Primal Concrete Sledge,” “Cemetery Gates,” “Domination,” “Psycho Holiday,” and the ripping title-track. Revolver looks back on the making-of the album in the feature story below, that originally ran in our 2012 […]

Housecore Horror Film Festival 2014 Initial Lineup Announced

Housecore Horror Film Festival 2014 Initial Lineup Announced

The first round of bands has been announced for the 2014 Housecore Horror Film Festival taking place in Austin, Texas on October 23 though 26. The event, which was created by Pantera and Down frontman Phil Anselmo and true crime author Corey Mitchell, will be hosted by Lamb of God’s Randy Blythe–and includes Satyricon, Eyehategod, Macabre, […]

Philip Anselmo & the Illegals Cover Black Sabbath’s “Planet Caravan”–Video

Philip Anselmo & the Illegals Cover Black Sabbath’s “Planet Caravan”–Video

Philip H. Anselmo & the Illegals played a cover of Black Sabbath’s “Planet Caravan” during their June 17 set in Amsterdam. Fan-filmed footage can be seen below.

Pussy Riot! More Photos of Phil Anselmo and Dillinger Escape Plan’s Ben Weinman Wearing Spandex Cat Pants

Pussy Riot! More Photos of Phil Anselmo and Dillinger Escape Plan’s Ben Weinman Wearing Spandex Cat Pants

While both Philip H. Anselmo & the Illegals and The Dillinger Escape Plan performed at the U.K.’s Download Festival on June 15, apparently band members Phil Anselmo and Ben Weinman had some down time–which included tested out what looks like spandex cat pants. Check out more ridiculous photos below.        

Eyehategod Premiere New Music Video, “Medicine Noose”

Eyehategod Premiere New Music Video, “Medicine Noose”

Last month, New Orleans sludgecore legends Eyehategod released their self-titled new studio offering–their first full-length in nearly 15 years. Today, they’ve teamed with Revolver to premiere the music video for one of the tracks off that record, “Medicine Noose.” The clip was shot in various parts of NOLA by Josh Graham/Suspended Light. Vocalist Mike IX Williams comments […]

Phil Anselmo Says He “Sucked” During a Recent Live Performance of Pantera’s “I’m Broken”

Phil Anselmo Says He “Sucked” During a Recent Live Performance of Pantera’s “I’m Broken”

On Friday, May 23, stop of the Revolver Golden Gods Tour at Verizon Theatre in Grand Prairie, Texas, former Pantera bandmates Phil Anselmo and Rex Brown joined Black Label Society to perform the Pantera classic “I’m Broken.” Watch the fan-filmed footage below. In response to this and other videos of the jam, some fans questioned […]

Vinnie Paul Comments on Possiblity of Pantera Reunion with Zakk Wylde

Vinnie Paul Comments on Possiblity of Pantera Reunion with Zakk Wylde

With Phil Anselmo regularly joining Black Label Society to perform Pantera’s song “I’m Broken” during Down’s recent stint on the Revolver Golden Gods Tour, there has been a lot of renewed talk about a possible Pantera reunion with BLS main man Zakk Wylde on guitar. That buzz only intensified when former Pantera bassist Rex Brown […]