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Velvet Revolver’s Matt Sorum Says Band Are Auditioning Ours Singer; Says Guns N’ Roses Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Will be a “Train Wreck”

Velvet Revolver’s Matt Sorum Says Band Are Auditioning Ours Singer; Says Guns N’ Roses Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Will be a “Train Wreck”

Drummer Matt Sorum has revealed that Velvet Revolver are currently auditioning Ours frontman Jimmy Gnecco. The group—which also features fellow ex–Guns N’ Roses members Slash and Duff McKagan, along with Dave Kushner—have been without a singer since the departure of Scott Weiland in 2008. In an interview with Australia’s The Vine, Sorum had this to […]

Photos: DimeBash, featuring Members of Alice in Chains, Black Sabbath, System of a Down, Anthrax, and more!

Photos: DimeBash, featuring Members of Alice in Chains, Black Sabbath, System of a Down, Anthrax, and more!

The metal world turned out in force Wednesday to pay tribute to former Pantera and Damageplan guitarist “Dimebag” Darrell Abbott and Ronnie James Dio at the annual DimeBash concert at the Key Club in Hollywood. Revolver photographer Stephanie Cabral was there to capture the mayhem as it happened. Check out her photos below. For a […]

Video Report: Live at DimeBash 2011

Video Report: Live at DimeBash 2011

Members of Alice in Chains, Disturbed, Machine Head, Velvet Revolver, and More Pay Tribute to Dimebag Darrell and Ronnie James Dio

Members of Alice in Chains, Black Sabbath, Disturbed, and More Pay Tribute to Dimebag Darrell and Ronnie James Dio at DimeBash

Members of Alice in Chains, Black Sabbath, Disturbed, and More Pay Tribute to Dimebag Darrell and Ronnie James Dio at DimeBash

The metal world turned out in force last night to pay tribute to former Pantera and Damageplan guitarist “Dimebag” Darrell Abbott at the annual DimeBash concert. You can check out fan-filmed videos, below, of the show that included performances by Jerry Cantrell (Alice in Chains), Scott Ian (Anthrax), Geezer Butler (Black Sabbath), Sebastian Bach, David […]

DimeBash 2011 to Feature Members of System of a Down, Slipknot, Disturbed, Anthrax, and More!

DimeBash 2011 to Feature Members of System of a Down, Slipknot, Disturbed, Anthrax, and More!

Celebrating the lives fallen Pantera and Damageplan guitarist Dimebag Darrell and Ronnie James Dio, members of Slipknot, System of a Down, Anthrax, and more are uniting to pay their respects at DimeBash 2011 at Hollywood’s Key Club on December 14. The event is a communion of songs and stories, where everyone present can tip their […]

Video: Corey Taylor Calls Scott Weiland “A Lazy Piece of Shit”

Video: Corey Taylor Calls Scott Weiland “A Lazy Piece of Shit”

A few days after branding renowned producer Rick Rubin “overrated” and “overpaid,” Corey Taylor has now laid bare his feelings about Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland. Speaking during his current solo tour, the Slipknot/Stone Sour frontman mocked Weiland’s upcoming Christmas album, The Most Wonderful Time of the Year, calling the former Velvet Revolver singer […]

Exclusive: Watch Black Veil Brides Win Best New Band at the 2011 Revolver Golden Gods

Exclusive: Watch Black Veil Brides Win Best New Band at the 2011 Revolver Golden Gods

It’s Buried Alive week at RevolverMag.com, and, through Friday, we’re rolling out exclusive content featuring the bands on the tour: Avenged Sevenfold, Hollywood Undead, Black Veil Brides, and Asking Alexandria. This installment is never-before-seen footage from this year’s Revolver Golden Gods of Black Veil Brides accepting the Best New Band award, as presented by Duff […]

Scott Weiland to Release Christmas Album

Scott Weiland to Release Christmas Album

Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland is set to release a Christmas album, titled The Most Wonderful Time of the Year, on October 4. On the record, the former Velvet Revolver singer performs classic Christmas tunes in various styles, including big band swing, orchestrated ballads, reggae, and bossa nova. The full track listing is as […]

Duff McKagan Autobiography Book Signing Events Announced

Duff McKagan Autobiography Book Signing Events Announced

Current Velvet Revolver and former Guns N’ Roses bassist Duff McKagan has announced details of book signing events for his upcoming autobiography. It’s So Easy (And Other Lies), which details McKagan’s much publicized battle with addictions to alcohol and drugs, is set for release on October 4. Check out the full list of signing dates […]

Corey Taylor Reveals Truth About Velvet Revolver Rumors/Writing Songs with Duff McKagan

Corey Taylor Reveals Truth About Velvet Revolver Rumors/Writing Songs with Duff McKagan

Slipknot and Stone Sour frontman Corey Taylor has revealed the truth behind the incessant rumors that he would be the next singer for Velvet Revolver by categorically stating that “I’m not singing with Velvet Revolver.” It had long been speculated that Taylor would be the man to replace Scott Weiland, who left Velvet Revolver in […]