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Interview: Former Pantera and Down Bassist Rex Brown Talks Kill Devil Hill

Interview: Former Pantera and Down Bassist Rex Brown Talks Kill Devil Hill

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 […]

Kill Devil Hill Premiere New Lyric Video, “War Machine”

Kill Devil Hill Premiere New Lyric Video, “War Machine”

The debut album from supergroup–featuring former members of Pantera, Down, Black Sabbath, Pissing Razors, and RATT–is out now.

Pantera Special Issue On Newstands Everywhere Now!

Pantera Special Issue On Newstands Everywhere Now!

Their whole story, new interviews, rare photos, plus the making of ‘Vulgar Display of Power’

Photos: DimeBash, featuring Members of Alice in Chains, Black Sabbath, System of a Down, Anthrax, and more!

Photos: DimeBash, featuring Members of Alice in Chains, Black Sabbath, System of a Down, Anthrax, and more!

The metal world turned out in force Wednesday to pay tribute to former Pantera and Damageplan guitarist “Dimebag” Darrell Abbott and Ronnie James Dio at the annual DimeBash concert at the Key Club in Hollywood. Revolver photographer Stephanie Cabral was there to capture the mayhem as it happened. Check out her photos below. For a […]

Video Report: Live at DimeBash 2011

Video Report: Live at DimeBash 2011

Members of Alice in Chains, Disturbed, Machine Head, Velvet Revolver, and More Pay Tribute to Dimebag Darrell and Ronnie James Dio

Members of Alice in Chains, Black Sabbath, Disturbed, and More Pay Tribute to Dimebag Darrell and Ronnie James Dio at DimeBash

Members of Alice in Chains, Black Sabbath, Disturbed, and More Pay Tribute to Dimebag Darrell and Ronnie James Dio at DimeBash

The metal world turned out in force last night to pay tribute to former Pantera and Damageplan guitarist “Dimebag” Darrell Abbott at the annual DimeBash concert. You can check out fan-filmed videos, below, of the show that included performances by Jerry Cantrell (Alice in Chains), Scott Ian (Anthrax), Geezer Butler (Black Sabbath), Sebastian Bach, David […]

Rex Brown of Pantera, Down, and Kill Devil Hill Pays Tribute to Dimebag Darrell

Rex Brown of Pantera, Down, and Kill Devil Hill Pays Tribute to Dimebag Darrell

Yesterday marked seven years since the Pantera and Damageplan guitarist’s death.

DimeBash 2011 to Feature Members of System of a Down, Slipknot, Disturbed, Anthrax, and More!

DimeBash 2011 to Feature Members of System of a Down, Slipknot, Disturbed, Anthrax, and More!

Celebrating the lives fallen Pantera and Damageplan guitarist Dimebag Darrell and Ronnie James Dio, members of Slipknot, System of a Down, Anthrax, and more are uniting to pay their respects at DimeBash 2011 at Hollywood’s Key Club on December 14. The event is a communion of songs and stories, where everyone present can tip their […]

Kill Devil Hill—Featuring Rex Brown of Pantera and Vinny Appice of Black Sabbath—Premiere New Song, “Time and Time Again”

Kill Devil Hill—Featuring Rex Brown of Pantera and Vinny Appice of Black Sabbath—Premiere New Song, “Time and Time Again”

Check out an exclusive track by the sludge supergroup!

Interview: Former Pantera and Down Bassist Rex Brown on His New Band, Kill Devil Hill, and Upcoming Book

Interview: Former Pantera and Down Bassist Rex Brown on His New Band, Kill Devil Hill, and Upcoming Book

Read what he has to say about collaborating with Vinnie Appice, and his relationship with Phil and Vinnie.