In the April/May 2014 issue of Revolver, which is on newsstands now, we celebrate the 20th anniversary of the heaviest album to debut at No. 1, Pantera’s Far Beyond Driven. Here are 30 other albums that are also turning 20 this year–after you peruse the list, click here and vote for which record you think […]
Check out this brand-new video — posted May 12 — of guitarist Rob Scallon’s epic ukelele cover of Slayer’s “War Ensemble” — complete with all the solos. Says Scallon: “I took the original recordings and replaced the guitars with ukuleles.” He adds: “Get an mp3 of this and every other song I ever create when […]
There’s a certain Je ne sais quoi about a guy holding a guitar. Or so says a new study from France, which suggests that a man is perceived as more attractive to women if there’s a guitar in his hands. The study’s results are similar to the findings of a 2012 study from Israel. France, […]
The Revolver Golden Gods Awards Show Returns with America’s Biggest Night of Hard Rock and Heavy Metal
Slayer Debuts New Song “Implode” During Surprise Performance Black Sabbath Takes Home Album of the Year Honor; Five Finger Death Punch Awarded Song of the Year Guns N’ Roses Close the Show with Epic Headlining Set; Nicolas Cage Presents Ronnie James Dio Lifetime Achievement Award to Axl Rose The Revolver Golden Gods Awards Show returned […]
Slayer surprised the capacity crowd with an unannounced performance and a new song.
Chris Krovatin is the author of three young adult novels, Heavy Metal & You, Venomous, and Gravediggers: Mountain of Bones. 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 traffic circle in Jaworzno, Poland, has been renamed after Jeff Hanneman, the co-founding Slayer guitarist who died May 2, 2013, at age 49. The official sign unveiling took place Thursday, Febraury 6, courtesy of a Polish company called Art-Com Sp. z o.o. (Art-Com Ltd.). For one year, reports CentrumDruku3D, the traffic circle in Jaworzno […]
Motocross legend, off-road racer and co-owner of the Metal Mulisha, Brian “The General” Deegan is a pioneer in action sports. Deegan is one of the most decorated Freestyle Motocross rider in the competition’s history with 16 X-Games medals to his name. He also has the elite distinction of being the only athlete to compete in […]
Get stoked for the heaviness to come!
Last month, two kids named Olivia and Connie interviewed Slayer’s Tom Araya at the LC (Lifestyle Communities) Pavilion in Columbus, Ohio. You can check out their interview below. For more interviews by Olivia and Connie, visit the Kids Interview Bands YouTube channel. Enjoy!