Category Archives: Pantera

PANTERA’S LEGACY REVISITED ON STUDIO BOXED SET AND HOSTILE NEW COLLECTION!

The Complete Studio Albums 1990-2000 Boxed Set Documents The Band’s Legendary Studio Recordings; Set For Release December 11 On CD And Colored Vinyl New Nine-Track History of Hostility Collection Will Be Available On October 30 LOS ANGELES – With their 1990 album Cowboys From Hell, Pantera debuted their signature sound and invigorated the metal scene […]

Loudwire has published their take on the top 50 metal albums of all time. VDOP did very well!

Summarizing heavy metal history with 50 of its greatest albums is, needless to say, a daunting task. After all, if you view Black Sabbath’s arrival in 1970 as the metal genre’s year zero, simple mathematics would only allow for just over one album from each year. The point being, mathematics were no help to the […]

Get Folding Hostile with the Sock Puppet Parody of Walk! Dye hard fans: stay till the last drumbeat.

Get folding hostile in the sock pit with Hamptera’s new single “Walk” Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/sockpuppetparody Twitter: https://twitter.com/SockParody Bandcamp: https://sockpuppetparody.bandcamp.com Directed and Edited by Brady Tulk Produced by Johnny Zero-Forever Music Performance Kitty V from 762 Recording Vocals Texx From Creeper Backup Singers: Johnny Zero-Forever Kitty V Puppet Design Carolina Govea Cinematography James Bedrich 2nd Unit Camera […]

Ultimate-Guitar.com posted their list of 10 Ripping Pantera Bass Lines By Rex Brown.

If you’re in a band with Dimebag Darrell and you want your performance to be noticed, you better bring your A-game. For over two decades, Rex Brown stood by Dime’s side and became a crucial element of Pantera’s bone-crushing rhythm section, managing to find his role in the mix alongside Dimebag’s massive tone and Vinnie […]

Cowboys From Hell turns 25 today!

Cowboys From Hell was released 25 years ago today. You can stream the songs, read the lyrics, find album details, comments on the album from the band and other metal legends on the CFH discography page here:: http://pantera.com//cowboysfromhell/ The 25th Anniversary of Pantera’s Cowboys From Hell and the Reason It Matters: http://www.phoenixnewtimes.com/music/the-25th-anniversary-of-panteras-cowboys-from-hell-and-the-reason-it-matters-7508834 Cowboys From Hell: […]

VH1 includes Pantera in it’s list of “The 10 Greatest Non-Heavy Songs By Heavy Metal Bands”

From VH1.com: “Sold out.” “Gone soft.” These are phrases we hear when metal bands step a toe in the land of the light. Perhaps inspired by my recent article about heavy bands that took huge left turns with respect to their creative direction, it got me thinking about how much I enjoy when metal bands […]

Dimebag Darrell, Pantera and Dr Strings Worldwide Giveaway!!!

Enter for a chance to win one of three prizes. Go here to enter: http://smarturl.it/dimedrgiveaway. Giveaway starts today, ending on Sunday, June 7, 2015 First Prize Winner: Pantera “Far Beyond Driven” T-Shirt and CD, plus DR Strings T-Shirt, Black DR Leather Strap, and 4 Dimebag Darrell Signature Sets (9-50) Second Prize Winner: Dimebag Darrell T-Shirt, […]

Guitar World shares “The 25 Greatest Pantera Songs of All Time” as they see it.

Guitar World celebrates the heaviest of the heavy—from “Revolution Is My Name” to “This Love” … from “Cemetery Gates” to “Cowboys from Hell” … Check out our guide to the 25 greatest Pantera songs of all time! Note: This list is from GW’s recent Dimebag Darrell tribute issue. To check out a video of our […]

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 get someone who says Cowboys from Hell. This writer’s personal favorite is The Great Southern Trendkill—and after years of convincing he has a few friends […]