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Jams of the Year: Metallica, Avenged Sevenfold, Temple of the Dog and More!

Jams of the Year: Metallica, Avenged Sevenfold, Temple of the Dog and More!

If there’s one thing more exciting than seeing your favorite bands live, it’s seeing your favorite bands playing live together at the same time. Although the hard-rock and metal history books include more than a few eye-popping collaborations over the genres’ four-decade histories, 2011 boasts some of the most exciting. Below is a list of […]

Celebrate the Big Four With Specially Concocted Jägermeister Cocktails

Celebrate the Big Four With Specially Concocted Jägermeister Cocktails

The Big Four of thrash—Metallica, Slayer, Megadeth, and Anthrax—are set to play New York City’s Yankee Stadium on September 14. It will be the second time ever that all four groups have shared a stage in the United States. To mark this occasion, Revolver and Guitar World are celebrating the event with the Big Four […]

Learn How to Play Metallica’s “Ride the Lightning” on Guitar

Learn How to Play Metallica’s “Ride the Lightning” on Guitar

The Big Four of thrash—Metallica, Slayer, Megadeth, and Anthrax—are set to play New York City’s Yankee Stadium on September 14. It will be the second time ever that all four groups have shared a stage in the United States. To mark this occasion, Revolver and Guitar World are celebrating the event with the Big Four […]

Megadeth Set to Record New Album with Producer Johnny K

Megadeth Set to Record New Album with Producer Johnny K

Megadeth will begin drum tracking for their new album, the as-yet-untitled follow-up to 2009′s Endgame, next week with producer Johnny K (Disturbed, Sevendust, Machine Head.) Members of Megadeth had hinted early on that Andy Sneap would return to the fold to produce the new record, however scheduling conflicts with Sneap’s band, Hell, will prevent the […]

Video: Metallica Play ‘Orion,’ Jam With Anthrax, Megadeth and Slayer at Big Four Festival

Video: Metallica Play ‘Orion,’ Jam With Anthrax, Megadeth and Slayer at Big Four Festival

Pro-shot footage from this past weekend’s Big Four Festival in Indio, California, has been posted on Metallica’s official website and YouTube channel. Check out the clip below, which features Metallica playing their classic instrumental “Orion” before being joined on stage by members of Anthrax, Megadeth and Slayer for an all-star jam on Diamond Head’s “Am […]

Slayer’s Kerry King Reveals His Favorite Songs by Metallica

Slayer’s Kerry King Reveals His Favorite Songs by Metallica

Revolver’s Big Four special collector’s issue out now!!!

Video: Scott Ian Recording Guitar Track for New Anthrax Album

Video: Scott Ian Recording Guitar Track for New Anthrax Album

Earlier today, Scott Ian posted studio footage of himself laying down a guitar track for the new Anthrax tune, “Fight ‘Em ‘Til You Can’t”, with producer, Jay Ruston. Check it out!

Baroness Frontman John Dyer Baizley Reveals His Favorite Album Covers

Baroness Frontman John Dyer Baizley Reveals His Favorite Album Covers

When Baroness singer-guitarist John Dyer Baizley isn’t on tour, he creates vivid, psychedelic album art for his group and others. To date, his evocative images have graced the covers of discs by Darkest Hour, Pig Destroyer, Kylesa, Torche, and Skeletonwitch, as well as for the cover of Revolver’s new special issue devoted to the Big […]

Metallica on Megadeth: An Excerpt From Revolver’s Big Four Issue

Metallica on Megadeth: An Excerpt From Revolver’s Big Four Issue

Lars Ulrich looks back on his relationship with Dave Mustaine.

“Revolver Presents: The Big Four” Special Issue, Out Now!!!

“Revolver Presents: The Big Four” Special Issue, Out Now!!!

In celebration of the upcoming Big Four shows—featuring Metallica, Slayer, Megadeth, and Anthrax—Revolver has created a new, special collector’s issue all about the giants of thrash metal. It hits newsstands today and is also available for purchase online here. The issue features all-new, exclusive interviews with members from each group talking about how they’ve crossed […]