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Hear Avenged Sevenfold's Electrifying Cover of Popular Mexican Folk Song

Last year, we saw the surprise release of Avenged Sevenfold’s seventh studio album, The Stage. The band is now expanding upon its recent body of work by releasing brand new tracks over the course of the next several months. The first new single is a cover of the classic Mexican folk song “Malagueña Salerosa,” making it the band’s first-ever song in Spanish. The track and its accompanying studio... …

Papa Roach Premiere New Song, "None of the Above"

Papa Roach have shared “None of the Above,” the latest single from their forthcoming ninth studio album, ‘Crooked Teeth.’ The effort is due on May 19 via Eleven Seven Music. The song can be heard below.Listen to “None of the Above” and let us know what you think!  …

Judas Priest’s Rob Halford Pays Tribute to Dimebag Darrell

Pantera and Damageplan guitarist Dimebag Darrell was undeniably one of metal's greatest guitarists and biggest personalities. Here, Judas Priest frontman Rob Halford talks candidly about meeting Dimebag, working with him, and how he took the news when he heard about the guitarist's death. A portion of the interview ran in Revolver’s 2013 “Fallen Heroes” issue. ... …

InkSpot: Miss May I Frontman Levi Benton Shares His Favorite Tattoos

When Miss May I formed in 2006, vocalist Levi Benton didn’t want tattoos. “I had the old mom-and-dad mindset, like, ‘I’ll ruin my life if I get tattoos,’” he says. “‘I don’t really need them.’” But all that changed when he saw himself on Headbangers Ball. “After I saw us on the TV, I was like, I should get tattoos because we’re legit now.” ... …

InkSpot: The Winery Dogs' Mike Portnoy Shows Off His Tattoos

Dream Theater cofounder, Avenged Sevenfold session player, and current Winery Dogs drummer Mike Portnoy waited until his early 20s to get his first ink—the Dream Theater logo on his left shoulder—which he got after the band signed its first record deal in 1988. ... …

Interview: Metallica's Kirk Hammett Talks Horror, Metal, and His Inaugural Fear FestEvil

On February 7 and February 8, Metallica guitarist and horror aficionado Kirk Hammett will throw Kirk Von Hammett's Fear FestEvil, a multifaceted horror and music festival that will take place at San Francisco's 105-year-old Regency Ballroom. The inaugural event will feature highlights of Hammett's world famous Crypt Collection (including some of the most valuable horror collectibles in the... …

Cliff Burton Remembered: Outtakes from Revolver’s Lars Ulrich Interview

Metallica bassist Cliff Burton passed away 27 years ago today. In remembrance of him, the band’s drummer Lars Ulrich (pictured left) gave a personal and emotional account of him in Revolver’s “Fallen Heroes” issue (available here). He had so many great stories about Burton, we couldn’t fit them in the magazine. So, in reverence, here is everything Ulrich had to say about Burton. ... …

Kitty Litter, Rock Weddings, Marilyn Manson and the Most Metal Moments from the Season Finale of <em>Californication</em>

All good rock shows end with a grand finale, and the final episode of Californication's sixth season featured a Marilyn Manson cameo, a rock-and-roll wedding and several shots of David Duchovny riding bitch on a motorcycle with a genuine Sex Pistol. As said in this episode by Duchovny's character, the Dionysian author and the show's protagonist Hank Moody, "All roads lead back home eventually,"... …

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