Tag Archives: Vinnie Paul

Metal Insider’s Top 5: Surprising Break Ups

Posted by on March 26, 2013

Metal Insider’s Top 5 is a column where we count down the top five of…well basically anything. Before anyone starts to freak out about the imagine seen off to the side: no, we ARE NOT reporting about My Chemical Romance’s demise. However, the news of the break up got us to thinking about other bands whose disbandment […]

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Here’s A List Of Bands To Not Play On A College Metal Radio Station

Posted by on February 7, 2013

We’re big fans of WSOU/South Orange here. First of all, they’re all metal all the time. Secondly, they’re in our listening area, and have served as a launching pad for countless metal bands since they switched to the format in the late ’80s, and more than a handful of its DJs and programmers have gone […]

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Lamb Of God, Hellyeah, In Flames, and Sylosis Have a Drink In Honor Of Dimebag Darrell

Posted by on December 10, 2012

This past Saturday, December 8th, marked 8 years since Pantera and Damageplan guitarist Dimebagg Darrell was killed onstage. Last night in Kansas City, MO, Vinnie Paul took a moment during Hellyeah’s set to remember his brother and then called the members of Lamb Of God, In Flames, and Sylosis onstage to share a drink in […]

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Vinnie Paul Reiterates He Has No Interest In Reforming Pantera

Posted by on November 12, 2012

In 1985, Pantera released their third album, I Am the Night. It would be five years and two albums until their 1990 breakout, Cowboys From Hell. Is that the trajectory that Hellyeah is on? Drummer Vinnie Paul seems to think so, according to a recent interview, where he once again shot down any hope of a Pantera […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 5: Non-Pantera Tracks Featuring Dimebag Darrell

Posted by on August 20, 2012

Metal Insider’s Top 5 is a column where we count down the top five of…well basically anything. The assassination of Dimebag Darrell still haunts the metal community (even over seven years after deranged fan Nathan Gale opened fire at the Alrosa Villa in Columbus Ohio during a Damageplan show). And his passing hits even harder […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 5: Metal Musician-Backed Businesses

Posted by on July 9, 2012

Metal Insider’s Top 5 is a column where we count down the top five of…well basically anything. If there’s one thing any musician, famous or not, should live by, it’s to have a backup plan. Whether industry tastes change, the lineup changes, you get dropped, or your band just sucks, it can’t hurt to have […]

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Zakk Wylde Says “It Would Be An Honor” To Fill In For Dimebag Darrell If Pantera Reunited

Posted by on May 22, 2012

By now you’ve heard Vinnie Paul saying that in the unlikely event of a Pantera reunion, he’d have Zakk Wylde fill in for his late brother Dimebag Darrell. While Vinnie Paul was quick to say it would never happen, it’s still caused quite a buzz online. And now the Black Label Society frontman may have […]

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Rex Brown Also Shoots Down Potential Pantera Reunion With Zakk Wylde

Posted by on May 11, 2012

While making it pretty clear that a Pantera reunion without the late Dimebag Darrell would never happen, Vinnie Paul’s comments about Zakk Wylde being “the guy” to fill in for his brother got many gossiping. So much so that rumors of a Pantera reunion with the Black Label Society leader took on a life of […]

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Philip Anselmo On Potential Pantera Reunion With Zakk Wylde: “Wishful Thinking”

Posted by on May 9, 2012

Drummer Vinnie Paul has made it clear numerous times that Pantera would never reunite without his brother/guitarist Dimebag Darrell. However, during a radio interview back in March, Paul did admit that he’d want Zakk Wylde to fill in if the unlikely reunion was to ever happen. Since the drummer’s comments created quite a buzz, Phoenix, […]

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GWAR’s Oderus Asks Hellyeah “How Do Those Fat, Stupid Dudes From Texas Ever Come Up With Something So Awesome?”; Hellyeah Responds

Posted by on April 27, 2012

Oderus Urungus has always been very vocal about his dislikes. Take, for example, his comments about Megadeth’s Dave Mustaine. And during GWAR’s show in Buffalo, NY Wednesday night (April 25), the frontman took aim at another band: Hellyeah. You can watch video of his rant before introducing “death” himself above [Update: the video has been […]

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