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Levi Benton of Miss May I Picks the Best Hair in Metal

Levi Benton of Miss May I Picks the Best Hair in Metal

Miss May I vocalist Levi Benton (pictured left) may have luxurious locks of his own, but we asked him to list the best and most unforgettable hairdos of the scene.                 1. Brian Fair, Shadows Fall “Longest hair in the business. I mean, a guy who can hit […]

Photos: Static-X Live at New York City’s Gramercy Theatre

Photos: Static-X Live at New York City’s Gramercy Theatre

Static-X, featuring frontman Wayne Static, took the stage at New York City’s Gramercy Theatre this past Monday night, August 20, and Revolver was there. Also on the bill that night were Prong, Davey Suicide and 9Electric. Enjoy this exclusive photo gallery of Static-X, Davey Suicide and 9Electric, courtesy of photographer Joshua Sean. While you’re at […]

Wayne Static Discusses the Return of Static-X

Wayne Static Discusses the Return of Static-X

By Natalie Perez After steamrolling through the world of industrial metal for 15 years, Static-X took some much-needed time off from 2009 to 2011. The timing was perfect; after touring nonstop and surviving a few lineup changes, a hiatus seemed the right thing to do. During that time, frontman Wayne Static flew solo, releasing Pighammer […]

Dean NAMM Jam to Stream Right Here, featuring Testament, Jackyl, and more

Dean NAMM Jam to Stream Right Here, featuring Testament, Jackyl, and more

Dean Guitars is holding its annual NAMM Jam in Anaheim, California, tonight. The artists performing include Testament, Jackyl, Vinnie Moore, and Wayne Static. You can watch the jam in its entirety below, beginning at 9 p.m. EST/6 p.m. PST. Here is the performance lineup (all times are PST): Doors open 6:00pm (METALACHI, the world’s great […]

The Year in Live Photos

The Year in Live Photos

From the Big Four to Avenged Sevenfold at the Golden Gods, 2011 has been one hell of a year

Final Six: The Six Best/Worst Album Covers of 2011

Final Six: The Six Best/Worst Album Covers of 2011

Chris “Weird Biker” Krovatin is the author of two young adult novels, Heavy Metal & You and Venomous. He is currently working on multiple new writing projects, as well as new material with his local New York metal band Flaming Tusk. He is a freelance writer for Revolver and generally comes off as a good-natured […]

Wayne Static Announces New Tour Dates

Wayne Static Announces New Tour Dates

Wayne Static has announced a host of new tour dates to kick off the new year. The former Static-X frontman, who is featured in the January/February 2012 issue of Revolver, is touring behind his debut solo album Pighammer, released earlier this year. Check out the tour dates below. 12/14 Las Vegas, NV, LVCS 12/15 Salt […]

Photos: Wayne Static and Kyng in Hollywood [NSFW]

Photos: Wayne Static and Kyng in Hollywood [NSFW]

Static-X frontman Wayne Static is currently on a tour, with hard rockers Kyng as support, promoting his solo debut, Pighammer (Dirthouse). Revolver photographer Stephanie Cabral was on hand to capture the mayhem, including some scantly clad ladies interacting with Static, at Hollywood’s Key Club on Monday. Check out pics of all the bands below.

New Releases Out Today: 10/04/2011

New Releases Out Today: 10/04/2011

It’s Tuesday–the day that albums come out–and there are some big ones, including the latest from blessthefall and the first new Misfits record in nearly a decade. Check out the list of releases below and let us know which ones you have already or are planning to get. Absu – Abzu (Candlelight) Blessthefall – Awakening […]

Review: Wayne Static – Pighammer

Review: Wayne Static – Pighammer

Static-X fans lamenting the band’s hiatus can take solace in main man Wayne Static’s ?rst solo album, which sounds like a grittier, heavier version of the band’s patented “Evil Disco.” Rife with skittering electronic beats, staccato guitar bursts, and barked vocals, Pighammer‘s tunes alternate between mid-paced stompers (“Around the Turn,” “Assassins of Youth”) and trudging […]