In the following recently-released clip, Pantera’s Dimebag Darrell is shown goofing around backstage before playing “Walk” in Las Vegas with members of Godsmack. The video, which was released by Billboard, was filmed more than a decade ago for Godsmack’s Smack This! DVD but didn’t make the cut.
Today, August 20, marks the 48th anniversary of the birth of Pantera’s late, great guitarist Dimebag Darrell. While he was tragically taken too soon, we continue to celebrate his legacy through his epic catalog of work. His rhythm and lead guitar playing were second-to-none, as the following isolated track from Pantera’s 1992 hit “Walk” clearly […]
The shadowy figure in the video below is none other than an 18-year-old Dimebag Darrell, who can be seen working his way through a nearly seven-minute-long guitar solo with his trusty Dean ML. In the clip, the young Dime makes noticeable references to several key six-string influences, especially Randy Rhoads and Eddie Van Halen, with […]
Today marks the 10-year anniversary of the passing of Pantera guitarist Dimebag Darrell.
The following is a preview of what’s in the December 2014 issue of Revolver. You can pick up the new issue on newsstands November 18 or at the Revolver Online Store. Features GOING POSTAL: MARIA BRINK The In This Moment frontwoman loses her mind answering your letters THE FUTURE OF METAL How Of Mice & […]
Yesterday would have been the Pantera guitarist’s 48th birthday. Here, his longtime friend remembers him
Rob Halford, Cristina Scabbia, and Morbid Angel’s David Vincent Pick Their Favorite Songs off Pantera’s ‘Cowboys from Hell’
Twenty-four years ago on this day, July 24, Pantera released their fifth album, Cowboys from Hell. This landmark album contained now-classic songs such as “Primal Concrete Sledge,” “Cemetery Gates,” “Domination,” “Psycho Holiday,” and the ripping title-track. Here, Rob Halford of Judas Priest, Cristina Scabbia of Lacuna Coil and David Vincent of Morbid Angel talk about […]
Twenty-four years ago on this day, July 24, Pantera released their fifth album, Cowboys from Hell. This landmark album contains now-classic songs such as “Primal Concrete Sledge,” “Cemetery Gates,” “Domination,” “Psycho Holiday,” and the ripping title-track. Revolver looks back on the making-of the album in the feature story below, that originally ran in our 2012 […]
Avenged Sevenfold’s Synyster Gates and Zacky Vengence Win Dimebag Darrell Best Guitarist Award at Golden Gods; Black Sabbath’s Tony Iommi Accepts Album of the Year Award — Video
This past Wednesday night, April 23, at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles, Zakk Wylde and Ace Frehley presented the first-ever Dimebag Darrell Best Guitarist Award. The nominees included Jerry Cantrell of Alice in Chains, Tony Iommi of Black Sabbath, John Petrucci of Dream Theater, Zoltan Bathory & Jason Hook of Five Finger Death Punch, […]
Zakk Wylde Pays Tribute to 10 Years of Hard-Rock and Metal Fallen Heroes at Revolver Golden Gods — Video
Yesterday, April 23, Zakk Wylde performed the Black Label Society song “In this River” in accompaniment to a video montage paying tribute to the hard-rock and metal fallen heroes we lost over the decade since Pantera guitarist Dimebag Darrell’s death. Watch the performance below and let us know what you think in the comments.