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5 Pantera Gems from Unsung Opus “Reinventing the Steel” By Rick Florino for Artist Direct

Pantera’s Reinventing the Steel never gets enough credit. When you ask someone their favorite Pantera album, you’ll most commonly hear Vulgar Display of Power or Far Beyond Driven. Often, you’ll…

Check out “The Rex Brown Collection from the Pantera years” auction from April 18th to the 26th.

A special opportunity as Backstage Auctions is giving you the chance to bid on and win items previously owned by Rex Brown during the Pantera years! Preview the items and…

VH1: Dime is the #1 most influential guitarist of the modern era.

As originally posted on vh1.com here. Compiling a list of the most influential modern metal guitar players is intimidating. There was no way to do this without pissing a bunch…

Dime comes in at #5 on Loudwire’s Top 50 Hard Rock + Metal Guitarists of All Time

As originally posted on Loudwire here. Let the debate begin! The history of hard rock and metal is littered with blistering riffs delivered by incredible shredders providing memorable licks that…

Dime takes 2nd place on Ultimate Guitar showdown!

As originally posted on ultimateguitar.com here. So after over four whole months, the inaugural edition of UG Showdown came to an end with a massive clash between late Pantera icon…

Washington Times interviews Vinnie Paul!

(Photo by Owen Sweeney/Invision/AP) Full article on the washingtontimes.com here. Washington Times: Musically, where is the band at this time? Vinnie: We feel like we finally accomplished the true Hellyeah…

Rex Brown on DO YOU KNOW JACK? RADIO SHOW Feb. 12/2015

Rex talks to “Do you know Jack?” Rex discusses his book, the songwriting process withing Pantera, his musical influences like ZZ Top, and Pantera success involving hard work and being…

Guitar World: Tour Dimebag Darrell’s Guitar Vault, Home and Recording Studio

Originally posted on guitarword.com here. Guitar World’s February 2015 issue, which is available at the Guitar World Online Store, is the ultimate tribute to the late, great Dimebag Darrell. As…

Right now get Cowboys From Hell, Vulgar Display of Power, or Far Beyond Driven from iTunes for $5.99 each!

Don’t miss out on this great opportunity to get a few of the best metal albums of all time at a price that can’t be beat. This offer is good…

Philip gets voted in by fans for Loudwire’s “Rock Titan 2014″.

Originally posted on Loudwire here. In an extremely close race, Pantera / Down legend Philip Anselmo and Slipknot / Stone Sour vocalist Corey Taylor were neck-and-neck in our poll for…

Pictures of the Dime guitars at the Dean display this week at NAMM + pics and video from Guitar World!

The Dean From Hell Limited! Razorback DB Floyd Bumblebee Firefly Dime Razorback Rebel Stealth Floyd FM – Dime Slime Dimebag Rebel Flame Top Floyd – Trans Red Razorbolt – Black…

Philip honored with the Musical Artist of the Year award at the 2015 President’s Arts Awards

Article originally posted here on nola.com Creative pursuits of three President’s Arts Awards honorees focus on words. Words – whether written in the stanzas, used to document historical facts or…

Check out this previously unreleased track written & played by Dimebag Darrell!

It’s part of Guitar World Magazine’s Ultimate Dime Tribute Issue. More info from Guitar World here. The February 2015 issue of Guitar World, which will hit newsstands and readers’ mailboxes…

Who knew that Joe Manganiello was a Pantera fan?

Who knew that Joe Manganiello (American actor, director, producer, and author) is a Pantera fan? It’s not to late to pick up your own sweatshirt from the Official Pantera store….

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