Slipknot and Slayer to Headline the 2012 Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival, Dates and More Bands Announced
Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival, the world’s largest touring heavy music festival, is back for its fifth year. Headlining the main stage will be masked metal miscreants Slipknot, on their first U.S. tour since the passing of bassist Paul Gray, alongside thrash-metal titans Slayer. The fest will announce another major special guest on March 5. […]
Whitechapel have announced dates for their “Recorruptour,” featuring support from Miss May I, After the Burial, and the Plot in You. Within the Ruins and Structures will also lend support for select dates. Whitechapel are touring in support of their Recorrupted EP, released last month. Full tour dates below. With Structures: 03/10 Memphis, TN, Newbys […]
For many metalheads, the definition of “deathcore” seems allusive, save that it’s a form of death metal that has perhaps one too many breakdowns. Whitechapel are a shining example of the triviality of such subgenre definitions. On their Recorrupted EP, the Knoxville sextet (three guitarists, oy) blast through one original track, two remixes, an acoustic […]
Enter Shikari have announced that their upcoming album, A Flash Flood of Colour, will be released on January 10, 2012. You can check out the track listing, as well as the video for “Sssnakepit” below. The British four piece will be hitting the road next month as part of the Devil Wears Prada’s “Dead Throne […]
Whitechapel’s new track, “Section 8,” released earlier on their Facebook page, has now made its way onto YouTube (you can listen to it below). The song looks set to appear on the band’s rumored upcoming EP, Recorrupted, which is expected to be released on November 8. Let us know what you think in the comments.
The Devil Wears Prada have announced the first leg of their mammoth North American tour in support of upcoming album Dead Throne. The metalcore band’s fourth album, produced by Killswitch Engage’s Adam Dutkiewicz, is set for release on September 13. Heading out on the road with the sextet will be Whitechapel, Enter Shikari, and For […]
Chris 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 contributing writer for Revolver and generally comes off as a good-natured pain in everyone’s collective ass. […]
The Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Fest is in full effect, and if you've been to any of the dates already, we hope you've picked up the Official Tour Program at the Revolver booth. If you have, then you know we've included a Word Search at the end of it and are probably looking for the solution, which you will find right here. If you haven't been to Mayhem yet, but you just want a sneak peak at the Word Search so you can get the answers early and impress your friends, then you really, really need help.