This past weekend saw the 20th anniversary of Guns N’ Roses landmark Use Your Illusion albums. But 1991 was also the year that many other landmark releases in hard rock and metal came out, including Metallica’s “Black Album,” Nirvana’s Nevermind, Ozzy Osbourne’s No More Tears, and many, many more. Below, we want you to weigh [...]
Chris Cornell has released a new song, “The Keeper,” taken from the soundtrack to the upcoming film Machine Gun Preacher. The full soundtrack for the movie—which tells the story of Sam Childers, a former criminal who discovers faith and goes on to aid children in East Africa—is set for release on September 20. But you [...]
Led by Neurosis visual artist and former Red Sparowes guitarist John Graham, A Storm of Light treaded an uninspired path on their first two albums, sounding too much like a by-the-numbers approximation of those two aforementioned post-metal bands. But on their verbosely titled new record, they have created a massive and monolithic hour that can [...]
What the Revolver staff has been playing around the office.
Recorded on the West Coast leg of their 1996 tour, Live on I-5 is Soundgarden’s first live record, celebrating the long-awaited return to the musical public for the grunge legends. And though a live album is usually an excuse to cash in on fans while not having to hit the studio, Soundgarden have done something [...]
Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell has told Spin.com that the band will “start recording in about a week in Seattle.” The reunited Soundgarden have been playing live dates together for a little under a year, and have hinted at the strong possibility of recording new material over the last several months, but this is the first [...]