New Orleans-based supergroup Down have announced a run of live dates for early 2013. The trek, which has been dubbed the “Weed and Speed Tour,” will kick off New Year’s Day in Houston, Texas. Get the full list of dates below. Down recently released Down IV Part I, the first of four planned EPs set [...]
The guys in Down are hosting their own Halloween costume contest this year, and everyone’s invited to enter. All you need to do is share your Halloween costume photos with the band. Three special Down prize packs will be awarded for Best Costume, Scariest Costume, and Funniest Costume. Remember you’ll score extra points for dressing [...]
The supergroup featuring former members of Pantera, Black Sabbath, and Pissing Razors released their self-titled album earlier this year
By Dave Reffett Rex Brown knows a thing or two about bass. The man has been pounding out well-known, monstrous basslines for close to 30 years, starting with Pantera’s first album, Metal Magic, in 1983. Brown, who was inspired to play bass by Paul McCartney, John Paul Jones and Geezer Butler, teamed up with like-minded [...]
On newsstands now and available online right here just in time for Halloween, Revolver celebrates the crossover between heavy music and all things blood-curdling with a host of fear-mongering, gore-soaked rockers including Rob Zombie, Marilyn Manson, Metallica’s Kirk Hammett, Slipknot and Stone Sour’s Corey Taylor, Pantera and Down’s Phil Anselmo, plus members of Avenged Sevenfold, [...]
‘Down IV Part I–The Purple EP’ is out now!
Every Tuesday–the day that new music comes out–we will be listing the hard-rock and metal releases that hit stores, and every Wednesday we will be offering you, the fans, the chance to pick the Album of the Week. Below, check out the albums, EPs, singles, and DVDs that came out this week; pick your favorite, [...]
The debut album from supergroup–featuring former members of Pantera, Down, Black Sabbath, Pissing Razors, and RATT–is out now.
It’s Tuesday–the day that music comes out–and this one sees shit from Down, Vision of Disorder, Becoming the Archtype, Devin Townsend, and more hitting stores. Check out the list of releases below and let us know which ones you have already or are planning to pick up. All Human – Catholic Guilt or the Queerest [...]
Heavy-metal supergroup Down will release their new EP, simply titled The Purple EP, next week, but why wait? Stream the full think in the SoundCloud player below, courtesy of Billboard. The Purple EP is the first of four planned EPs from Down, who appear to have shunned, at least temporarily, the album format after 2007′s [...]