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Listen to Doomy New Slayer Song, ‘Cast the First Stone’

Listen to Doomy New Slayer Song, ‘Cast the First Stone’

Slayer have unveiled another new track from their upcoming eleventh studio album, ‘Repentless,’ due September 11. The song, a doomy, mid-tempoworkout called ‘Cast the First Stone,’ is streaming and downloadable via Adult Swim Singles. Slayer recently shot a video for the title track to ‘Repentless’ at the Sybil Brand Institute women’s prison in East Los Angeles. Reportedly, […]

Ten Metal Songs That Also Provide a History Lesson

Ten Metal Songs That Also Provide a History Lesson

Summer’s over, and class is back in session! While you’re busy cracking open all those textbooks, here are 10 metal songs you can blast that will provide you with a few history lessons while you’re banging your head. And while some of the subject matter covered here might be presented with a bit of, um, artistic […]

Slayer Film ‘Repentless’ Video at Women’s Prison

Slayer Film ‘Repentless’ Video at Women’s Prison

Slayer recently shot a video for the title track to their new eleventh studio album, ‘Repentless,’ due September 11, at the Sybil Brand Institute women’s prison in East Los Angeles. Reportedly, the band performed, “in near 100-degree heat and high humidity, [futureusgalleryand] a riot broke out in the exercise yard. In fact, while Slayer performed the track […]

Video: Slayer On Working with Producer Terry Date on ‘Repentless’

Video: Slayer On Working with Producer Terry Date on ‘Repentless’

Tom Araya, Kerry King, Paul Bostaph and Gary Holt recently sat down to talk about working with producer Terry Date on ‘Repentless.’ Check out the video clip below.

The 15 Hottest Fall Metal Releases

The 15 Hottest Fall Metal Releases

Here are 15 albums coming this fall to keep your eyes—and ears—open for.

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Live Report: Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival

Chris Krovatin is the author of Heavy Metal & You, Venomous, and the Gravediggers series. He is a contributing writer for Revolver and a good-natured pain in everyone’s ass. This column represents his opinions–and probably only his opinions.     Rockstar Energy Mayhem Festival featuring Slayer, King Diamond, Hellyeah, The Devil Wears Prada, Whitechapel, Thy […]

Slayer Premiere New Song, “Repentless”

Slayer Premiere New Song, “Repentless”

‘Repentless’ is out September 11 via Nuclear Blast.

Slayer Announce New Album Details

Slayer Announce New Album Details

Slayer have announced the title and released date for their much-anticipated album. ‘Repentless’ will be out September 11 via Nuclear Blast Records.This will be the follow-up to 2009′s ‘World Painted Blood’ and marks the first time the band has worked with producer Terry Date (Pantera, Soundgarden). MORE SLAYER: Mayhem Festival’s Headliner Slayer Featured on the […]

Mayhem Festival’s Headliner Slayer Featured on the Cover of Next Issue of Revolver — Read an Excerpt from the Cover Story

Mayhem Festival’s Headliner Slayer Featured on the Cover of Next Issue of Revolver — Read an Excerpt from the Cover Story

If artists like Kanye West, Lady Gaga and Iggy Azalea are the heroes of conventional rock and pop radio, the bands that comprise the lineup of this year’s Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Fest— Slayer, King Diamond, Hellyeah, The Devil Wears Prada, Whitechapel, Sworn In and more—are its unabashed villains. So when it comes to the […]

New Issue Preview: Revolver June/July 2015

New Issue Preview: Revolver June/July 2015

You can pick up the new issue on newsstands May 26 or at the Revolver Online Store.