Chris Krovatin is the author of multiple young adult novels, including Heavy Metal & You, Venomous, and Gravediggers: Mountain of Bones. He also fronts the New York metal band Flaming Tusk. He is a contributing writer for Revolver and generally comes off as a good-natured pain in everyone’s collective ass. This column represents his opinions–and […]
Check out our hard-hitting gallery, courtesy of photographer Javier Bragado!
Avenged Sevenfold, Slayer, Rob Zombie, Alice in Chains, Behemoth, Of Mice & Men, and many more rocked the Graspop Metal Meeting in Belgium in late June. Photographer Javier Bragado was on hand to catch all the action. Check out the photos (some are NSFW) he captured for us below–you can also follow him on Twitter […]
Sometimes the mainstream doesn’t get metal. In this case, Swedish black metal band Watain has made headlines at celebrity gossip blog website, TMZ, for dumping animal blood onto fans at their Brooklyn, New York show that took place this past Sunday. Here is what they wrote: Watain–whose members are devout devil worshipers — played their […]
At Revolver, we are bringing this year to a close and making lists like we’re starring in a metal version of High Fidelity. Our December/January issue of Revolver (on newsstands now) features our Top 20 Albums of the Year. Online, we have posts and polls like Best Music Videos. In the meantime, we’re asking you […]
Leading up to the end of the year, Revolver has asked some of our favorite artists to pick their Top Albums of 2013. Here, Dustin Boltjes (pictured left), drummer of Skeletonwitch, selects his faves. Skeletonwitch released Serpents Unleashed earlier this year. 1. Gorguts, Colored Sands 2. Carcass, Surgical Steel 3. Noisem, Agony Defined 4. Kvelertak, Meir […]
As Watain wraps up their U.S. tour behind their new album The Wild Hunt, Revolver asked the band’s frontman, Erik Danielsson, to share with us what he has been listening to while on the road. 1. In Solitude, “A Buried Sun” 2. Angelcorpse, “Stormgods Unbound” 3. Sadistik Exekution, “Lupercalia” 4. Amebix, “Arise!” 5. Christian Death, […]
Swedish black metallers Watain are streaming their new album The Wild Hunt on Youtube. The album releases today and can be purchased via iTunes or through Century Media Records. In a separate video, frontman Erik Danielsson answered fan-submitted questions about the new record.
This week sees new shit from Blessthefall, Born of Osiris, Oathbreaker, Watain, and more hitting stores. Check out the list of releases below and let us know which ones you’re snagging a copy of and which record should be the Album of the Week. Pick your favorite and feel free to vote as many times […]
Controversial Swedish black metallers Watain have premiered a new song and lyric video, “All That May Bleed.” The track is off the band’s forthcoming new album, The Wild Hunt. Check out the clip below and let us know what you think in the comments.