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John Connolly of Projected and Sevendust Picks the Top Five Supergroups

John Connolly of Projected and Sevendust Picks the Top Five Supergroups

Projected–the supergroup featuring members of Sevendust, Alter Bridge, and Creed–recently released their debut album, Human, which won Revolver‘s Album of the Week poll last week. Now main man John Connelly, also of Sevendust, selects his personal favorite supergroups.       1. Bad Company “Great songwriting with Paul Rogers voice makes for an awesome combination. […]

Soundgarden Reveal Release Date and Cover Art for New Album

Soundgarden Reveal Release Date and Cover Art for New Album

Click for the details on the Seattle greats’ first new record in over 15 years!

Soundgarden Announce Title for New Studio Album, Preview New Song

Soundgarden Announce Title for New Studio Album, Preview New Song

Grunge legends Soundgarden have announced King Animal as the title of their forthcoming sixth studio album. “It re-establishes that we still rock, we’re still heavy, and we’re still a little weird,” guitarist Kim Thayil recently told Rolling Stone. The follow-up to 1996′s Down on the Upside (buy on iTunes) is slated for a November 13 […]

Live Report and Photos: Metallica, Slayer, Soundgarden, Limp Bizkit, and more at Sonisphere, Madrid

Live Report and Photos: Metallica, Slayer, Soundgarden, Limp Bizkit, and more at Sonisphere, Madrid

Plus, Evanescence, Mastodon, Children of Bodom, and others!

Soundgarden Premiere “Live to Rise” Music Video

Soundgarden Premiere “Live to Rise” Music Video

Soundgarden’s first new song in 15 years now has a video, as the band premiered a new clip for “Live to Rise” earlier this morning. You can check out the music video — which features scenes from the upcoming Avengers movie — below. “Live to Rise” will not appear on Soundgarden’s upcoming new album as […]

2012 Preview: The Most Anticipated Albums of the Year

2012 Preview: The Most Anticipated Albums of the Year

Black Sabbath, Van Halen, Slayer, Marilyn Manson, Lamb of God, Down, and many more!

Chris Cornell Talks About His Acoustic ‘Songbook’ and the New Soundgarden Album

Chris Cornell Talks About His Acoustic ‘Songbook’ and the New Soundgarden Album

The solo live record features songs by Soundgarden, Temple of the Dog, and Audioslave.

Poll: What Is the Best Hard-Rock or Metal Record Released in 1991?

Poll: What Is the Best Hard-Rock or Metal Record Released in 1991?

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 Premieres New Song “The Keeper”

Chris Cornell Premieres New Song “The Keeper”

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 […]

Review: A Storm of Light – As We Become the Valley of Death, Our Silver Dreams Fade

Review: A Storm of Light – As We Become the Valley of Death, Our Silver Dreams Fade

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 […]