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Pantera Tour Manager Guy Sykes: Getting It Done By Any Means Necessary

Meet Guy Sykes. He’s a tour manager who has been in the game since 1986, getting his start working with Pantera during the pre-Cowboys From Hell days through 2001. In the years since, he’s served as the tour manager for Godsmack, Marilyn Manson, Die Antwoord, Hellyeah and others, was Limp Bizkit‘s production manager and is currently Volbeat‘s tour manager. Meet […]

AVAILABLE SEPTEMBER 2019: The Dime Cry Baby from Hell Wah.

Dimebag Darrell combined a cowboy’s swagger with high-gain riffs and squealing pinch harmonic-laden leads. One of the most significant elements of his sound and dynamics was the Cry Baby Wah, and at a time when wah pedals had fallen out of fashion, Dime flew his wah flag high. Armed with his hard-earned expertise and insight […]

Philip H. Anselmo & the Illegals performing a vulgar display of Pantera on Slayer’s final tour.

– THE FINAL COUNTDOWN BEGINS – SLAYER announces THE FINAL CAMPAIGN, THE LAST LEG OF ITS FAREWELL WORLD TOUR. Primus, Ministry, and Philip H. Anselmo & The Illegals will support on all dates. “If Slayer does retire, there will never be a replacement, and there will never be anyone like them ever again.” Phoenix New […]