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2015 Revolver Readers Poll, Vote for Comeback of the Year

2015 Revolver Readers Poll, Vote for Comeback of the Year

It’s getting to that time of the year…and Revolver wants you, the readers, to let us know who absolutely killed it this year in hard rock and metal! We will be asking you to vote for Album of The Year, Most Valuable Player, Best Live Band, and so much more! Below is the poll for […]

2015 Revolver Readers Poll, Vote for Album of the Year

2015 Revolver Readers Poll, Vote for Album of the Year

It’s getting to that time of the year…and Revolver wants you, the readers, to let us know who absolutely killed it this year in hard rock and metal! We will be asking you to vote for Album of The Year, Most Valuable Player, Best Live Band, and so much more! Below is the poll for […]

List: 10 Great Hard Rock and Metal Guest Guitar Spots

List: 10 Great Hard Rock and Metal Guest Guitar Spots

A few weeks ago, we offered up our list of ten great hard rock and metal vocal duets. Now, it’s time to give guitarists some love. Below, Revolver presents 10 great—and sometimes unexpected—guitar player guest spots. Check out the list below and let us know what you think in the comments. 1. Kerry King – […]

Slayer Discuss the Writing of 'Cast the First Stone'

Slayer Discuss the Writing of ‘Cast the First Stone’

Slayer have posted a video in which they discuss the writing of “Cast the First Stone,” from their new ‘Repentless.’ According to Kerry King, he wrote the song after Slayer had a show in Turkey cancelled due to political unrest. “We went straight to Greece and I’m like, ‘You know what? I’m gonna use this time to […]

List: 10 Great Hard Rock and Metal Duets

List: 10 Great Hard Rock and Metal Duets

Duets are a mainstay in popular music, but they don’t always have to feature two singers getting all sappy on a big power ballad. In particular in hard rock and heavy metal, singers can join forces to up the throat-shredding factor, make things get a little weird…or, every once in a while, get all sappy […]

List: Ten Covers of Classic Slayer Songs

List: Ten Covers of Classic Slayer Songs

‘Repentless,’ the long-awaited 11th studio album from Slayer—who are also on the cover of the new issue of Revolver, is finally released today, September 11. To celebrate the new Slayer music…here’s some old Slayer music. Specifically, ten classic Slayer tunes, as covered by a variety of metal (and some not-so-metal) artists. Check out the list […]

Slayer Premiere New Video for 'Repentless'

Slayer Premiere New Video for ‘Repentless’

Slayer have posted the official video for the title track to their new album, ‘Repentless,’ out today via Nuclear Blast. The video, directed by BJ McDonnell, was filmed 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 […]

Slayer Featured on the Cover of Next Issue of Revolver — Read an Excerpt from the Cover Story

Slayer Featured on the Cover of Next Issue of Revolver — Read an Excerpt from the Cover Story

“Nobody ever said, ‘Hey, you better go see Jeff. He doesn’t have much time.'”

New Issue Preview: Revolver October/November 2015

New Issue Preview: Revolver October/November 2015

Slayer are on the cover of our Oct/Nov issue. See what else is inside!

Watch Slayer's 'Raining Blood' Performed with Hand Farts

Watch Slayer’s ‘Raining Blood’ Performed with Hand Farts

State of the Fart, the Israeli group led by “handfart architect” Guy First, have posted a video for their version of Slayer’s iconic “Raining Blood.” The gloriously gross reimagining, titled “Sh*ting Mud,” was recorded by Ran Yerushalmi and mixed by Yoni Menner of the band Walkways. Check it out below and let us know what you think […]