2013 is going to be a good year. How do we know? Because some of the biggest, badass-est bands in hard rock and heavy metal are set to drop new bombs over the following 300-plus days. Read on to see just what we mean–and get fucking psyched. A Day to Remember TITLE: Common Courtesy RELEASE [...]
Check out this exclusive photo gallery of Slayer performing live at Loud Park in Tokyo, Japan on October 27th, courtesy of photographer Rob Fenn.
Headbanging is an integral part of metal. But when overdone, headbanging can become neck-breaking. Legacy of Disorder’s new album, Last Man Standing, has plenty of riffs that could prove spine-damaging so we asked bassist Jason Keill what his favorite neck-destroying songs are. Listen at your own risk. 1. Slayer, “Raining Blood” “Last [...]
Returning to the stage after a more-than-12-year hiatus, death-metal band Broken Hope played with Obituary in Hollywood, California, on November 27. They even had some special backstage guests including Slayer’s Dave Lombardo, DevilDriver’s Jeff Kendrick, and Megadeth’s Chris Broderick. Our own Stephanie Cabral was there, too, capturing all the action. Check out her pics below. [...]
Shakespeare once asked, “What’s in a name?” Well, a hell of a lot. Just ask vocalist-guitarist Danko Jones (pictured left) of the hard-rock group also named Danko Jones, who will release their new album, Rock and Roll Is Black and Blue, on October 9. “I’ve always had a fondness for people named Dave or David,” [...]
Hard-rock group Eye Empire released Impact this past summer and have been touring since. We asked lead vocalist Donald Carpenter (pictured third from left) to pick the top five live shows that impacted his career. 1. Metallica in Ft. Worth, Texas, 1997 Cunning Stunts Filming “To be a part of a [...]
The brainchild of musician Markus Johansson, Sylencer recently released their new album, A Lethal Dose of Truth, which features guest appearances by Brendon Small (Dethklok), Gene Hoglan (Death, Testament), Jordan Rudess (Dream Theater), Andy LaRocque (King Diamond), and Rob Caggiano (Anthrax). The last guest reflects Johansson’s love of the so-called “Big Four” of thrash metal–Metallica, [...]
ESPN has offered an exclusive glimpse into the world of ultra-nerdy commentator John Clayton after a SportsCenter segment, and it couldn’t be more shocking. Watch below, and let us know what you think in the comments. UPDATE: ESPN recently posted a blooper reel for this video. Watch it under the original clip.
By Kory Grow “There are so many different fuckers up here jamming, it could be a clusterfuck,” says a very sweaty Philip Anselmo, pointing at the audience in an accusatory fashion after he and a pantheon of metal giants finish playing a hyper-charged rendition of Pantera’s “Mouth for War” at the Metal Masters 4 concert [...]
Stream the sold-out Metal Masters 4 clinic from Friday night right here on RevolverMag.com!