The great irony of Skinny Puppy’s career is that despite their heavy industrial reputation, their sound has grown increasingly organic over the years. Which is not to suggest they’ve swapped synths for wooden flutes and dulcimers, just to point out that their electro beats routinely feel more human than mechanical. But given that the “weapon” [...]
This week sees new shit from Alice In Chains, ASG, Dio, Judas Priest, Kylesa, TesseracT, and more hitting stores. Check out the list of releases below and let us know which ones you’re snagging a copy of and which record should be the Album of the Week. Pick your favorite and feel free to vote [...]
Housecore Horror Film Festival announces U.S. Premiere of The Profane Exhibit, Featuring Music by Members of Nine Inch Nails, Marilyn Manson, Necrophagia, and More
It’s less than six months before horror and metal collide in Central Texas at the inaugural Housecore Horror Film Festival–the 3-day underground fan event celebrating the twisted line where horror films and heavy metal meet. Now, festival creators–legendary metal frontman Philip Anselmo and best-selling true crime author Corey Mitchell–have announced that producers David Bond and [...]
The industrial-rock pioneers’ latest record hits stores May 28 via Metropolis Records!
It’s Tuesday–the day that albums come out–and this one includes new shit from Deftones and Death, among others. Check out the list of releases below and let us know which ones you have already or are planning to get. Black Tusk – Set The Dial (Relapse) Carnifex – Until I Feel Nothing (Victory) Counterparts – [...]
Whoever coined the phrase “the devil is in the details” probably wasn’t thinking of Skinny Puppy, but it perfectly describes the sound and sensibility of this industrial-music duo’s 14th album. A conceptually scathing and sonically scalding indictment of how the financial industry has made patsies of us all, the songs here fairly throb with dread, [...]
Canadian industrial-music pioneers Skinny Puppy have influenced the likes of Nine Inch Nails and Ministry and earned fans among the members of bands including Deftones and System of a Down. They’re releasing their 11th album, hanDover (SPV/Synthetic Symphony), on October 25. In anticipation of the record, the band is debuting a new song, “Village,” right [...]
What the Revolver staff has been playing around the office.
In our never-ending quest to provide you with the best music available, we present the Revolver Bootleg Series. Every month we’ll feature new, rare, and often exclusive music. This installment comes from industrial duo ohGr, who feature Skinny Puppy’s vocalist Nivek Ogre. They release unDeveloped (Metropolis), their fourth studio album, on May 10, but they share [...]