An idea exists that metalheads don’t like to read, that we’re too busy pounding brewskis and sacrificing housecats to Satan to enjoy a good book, or that our stimuli-raped brains can’t take in media more intelligent than Robocop.
From the Big Four to Avenged Sevenfold at the Golden Gods, 2011 has been one hell of a year
It’s Tuesday–the day that albums come out–and this one is a fucking doozy, stocked full of highly anticipated albums, including new ones from Evanescence and Five Finger Death Punch. Check out the list of new releases below and let us know which ones you have already or are planning to get. 3 – The Ghost [...]
The fourth studio effort from Ohio’s Skeletonwitch has the same flaw as their previous releases—at times one can feels like they’re listening to the same song over and over. Fortunately, that song is a raging badass thrash attack. Opener “The Horrifying Force” explodes into being with Hetfieldian skill, while the solos on “Of Ash And [...]
Ohio-based thrashers Skeletonwitch are releasing their fourth full-length, Forever Abomination (Prosthetic), on October 11. In anticipation of the new album, the band is unleashing the new track “This Horrifying Force (the Desire to Kill)” right here! Read what vocalist Chance Garnette has to say about the song below, and let us know what you think [...]
Arch Enemy, DevilDriver, Skeletonwitch, and Chthonic played scorching sets at Los Angeles’ Nokia Theatre Tuesday night. Revolver photographer Stephanie Cabaral was on hand to capture the mayhem. Check out pics of all the bands below.
Ohio-based metallers Skeletonwitch have posted the first in a series of candid videos documenting the recording of their forthcoming record, Forever Abomination. The record was tracked in Los Angeles with producer Matt Hyde (Slayer, Hatebreed, Children of Bodom), and is scheduled for release on October 11 via Prosthetic Records. Check out the first vid, which [...]
Chris “Shinsplints” Krovatin is the author of two young adult novels, Heavy Metal & You and Venomous. He is currently working on multiple new writing projects, as well as new material with his local New York metal band Flaming Tusk. He is a contributing writer for Revolver and generally comes off as a good-natured pain in everyone’s collective [...]
To celebrate the careers of Nikki Sixx and Mötley Crüe, Revolver put the badass bassist on the cover of the March/April issue, out now. We also got some musicians to weigh in on their favorite songs by Sixx and the Crüe. Today, Skeletonwitch frontman Chance Garnette fills us in on his favorite Crüe tune. “Shout at the [...]
General smell of the room before Corpse: Beer-sweat, kielbasa, and cheap plastic.