Black Sabbath kicked off their farewell “The End” tour last week, and if the band is to be believed, it truly is the end for the band. By now, of course, it’s accepted fact that the Sabs are arguably the most influential act in heavy metal history. As such, many, many bands have covered their songs […]
Phil Anselmo and Dave Grohl Lead All-Star Dimebag Tribute With Members of Metallica, Slayer and More
Dimebash 2016, an all-star tribute to the late Dimebag Darrell of Pantera, rocked Hollywood’s Lucky Strike Live last Friday night. The event included appearances by Dave Grohl, Pantera’s Phil Anselmo and Rex Brown, plus Gary Holt, Robb Flynn, Slayer’s Dave Lombardo, Metallica’s Robert Trujillo and more. Besides several Pantera covers, the night included a tribute […]
Have a hankering for a burger, with some Pantera on the side? The band’s 1994 song, “I’m Broken,” from their album ‘Far Beyond Driven,’ appears in a new ad for Carl’s Jr’s Steakhouse Thickburger. Check out the commercial below and let us know what you think in the comments!
Today, December 8, marks the 11-year anniversary of the passing of Pantera guitarist Dimebag Darrell, who was murdered onstage while performing with his band Damageplan. While he was tragically taken too soon, we continue to celebrate his legacy through his epic catalog of work. Here, we repost a clip of his isolated track from Pantera’s […]
Bass Player Live! 2015 Announces More Appearances Including Robert Trujillo, Mike Inez and Rex Brown
Bass Player Live! 2015 recently announced they will be giving the Lifetime Achievement Award to Motörhead bass icon Lemmy Kilmister. Now, they have announced more appearances including Metallica’s Robert Trujillo, Alice in Chains’ Mike Inez, and former Pantera’s Rex Brown. Metallica bassist and Jaco film producer Robert Trujillo will be presenting a Bass Player Lifetime Achievement […]
The dudes in SockPuppetParody have released a new video, this time taking on Pantera. Get ‘folding hostile’ in the sock pit with Hamptera’s new single “Walk”! Let us know what you think of the clip in the comments. MORE SOCK PUPPETS: Watch Socknot parody Slipknot’s “Wait and Bleed”! and Watch Lintallica parody Metallica’s “Master of Puppets”!
The recent success of the N.W.A. biopic, ‘Straight Outta Compton,’ demonstrated that extreme music can be of extreme interest to audiences. And so, Revolver has opted to take a look at some great metal movies. Of course, there aren’t too many heavy metal biopics out there (other than maybe this one), so instead, here’s ten artist-specific documentaries that are definitely worth […]
By now you should be familiar with Chicago-based guitarist Rob Scallon, the guy who covers Slayer and Cannibal Corpse songs with banjos and ukuleles. Here, Scallon covers Pantera’s “Cowboys from Hell” on ukulele. Check out the video below and let us know what you think in the comments! For more about Scallon, follow him on Facebook and Twitter. You […]
Today, March 11, is Vinnie Paul’s birthday. In celebration, watch this live performance of Paul performing the Pantera classic, “Mouth for War,” with Avenged Sevenfold back at the 2011 Revolver Golden Gods. Check it out below and let us know what you think in the comments!
Jerry Cantrell, David Draiman, Robb Flynn, Scott Ian and Ivan Moody Pick Their Favorite Songs off Pantera’s ‘Vulgar Display of Power’
Today, February 25, back in 1992, Pantera released Vulgar Display of Power. This landmark album contains now-classic songs such as “Fucking Hostile,” “Mouth for War,” “This Love,” and “Walk.” Below, Revolver asks some of metal’s most notable figures to pick their favorite song from the album, which originally ran in our 2012 Book of Pantera […]