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Exclusive: Wayne Static of Static-X’s Last Interview

Exclusive: Wayne Static of Static-X’s Last Interview

Read what he said about his love of classic rock, the song he wrote about his wife, and his deep gratitude toward his fans. R.I.P.

9Electric Premiere New Track “Destroy As You Go” Featuring Wayne Static

9Electric Premiere New Track “Destroy As You Go” Featuring Wayne Static

In the aftermath of Wayne Static’s tragic passing, 9Electric have uploaded a new mix of their track, “Destroy As You Go,” for free to the masses to help celebrate Wayne’s life. 9Electric states: “Today would have been Wayne Static’s 49th birthday. For all the fans of Wayne Static who are mourning his untimely passing as […]

Static-X Frontman Wayne Static Dead at Age 48

Static-X Frontman Wayne Static Dead at Age 48

We’ve just received the tragic news that Wayne Static, of industrial metal act Static-X, has passed away.

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 […]