Tag: Vulgar Display of Power

Riff Police! Pull Over! #102: HellgardeN Vs Pantera!

There are bands that influence a generation of musicians or create a new subgenre of music… and then there is Pantera. One of the most influential Metal albums of 90’s and arguably their best record, “Vulgar Display Of Power” remains exactly that to this day. 28 years after it first appeared, it still sounds as good

Documentary: Behind The Scenes of “A Vulgar Display Of Pantera”!

Part behind the scenes, part live footage, this pro-shot set from Philip H. Anselmo & The Illegals from the final Slayer tour sees them do “A Vulgar Display Of Pantera” in full Pantera tribute and includes footage from back stage & inside the barricade. The set was shot in Oakland California and includes “Becoming“, “Walk”

NEWS: Marco Laudato covers Pantera!

Disabled Italian guitarist Marco Laudato was joined by Alberto Castaño, vocalist of the Spanish band Display Of Power for a cover of “This Love” by Pantera in tribute to the fallen Abbott brothers. Life is there to be embraced, challenges are there to be overcome and music can be a uniting force. Marco: “Without Pantera,

Riff Police! Pull Over! #79: Killswitch Enagage Vs Pantera!

When Philip H. Anselmo spoke to Loudwire Magazine in 2014 about the meaning behind “Becoming” from the seventh studio album by Pantera, he said “The most popular heavy metal bands in the world at that time were, in my estimate and definitely all of our estimates, playing the game. … They had reached this pinnacle;

Bootleg: Philip H. Anselmo & The Illegals: Vulgar Display of Pantera!

Having known Slayer since 1987, perhaps having former Pantera frontman Philip H. Anselmo and The Illegals on the current leg of the “final” Big Four members tour shouldn’t be a great surprise. But for us, it certainly raised an eyebrow. In this new interview with Ultimate Guitar Magazine, they talk about why they’re playing sets

Riff Police! Pull Over! #72: KoRn Vs Pantera!

When it comes down to brass tacks, we are of the opinion that the freshly released KoRn album “The Nothing” is the most consistently good album they’ve put out since the first quartet of records. Outside of those first four, the Bakersfield Californian Nu-Metal pioneers have show glimpses of what they can do without quite

NEWS: Jared Dines, Pantera, 18 Strings…

From the sublime to the ridiculous, Jared Dines cranks out Pantera classic “Walk” on an 18 string guitar. How long is it going to be before someone shows this to Phil Anselmo and asks for a comment before throwing it up on YouTube? There comes a point where it’s just… It’s been a while. Time

NEWS: Kerrang Magazine rank the Pantera albums!

So Kerrang Magazine have ranked the Pantera albums in their order of preference and explained why in this little article over here. For our money, they’re not too far adrift of our thinking though for is, “Vulgar Display Of Power” has to be Numero Uno with “Reinventing the Steel” very much an underrated joy. RIP

Riff Police! Pull Over! #58: Shxttered Vs Pantera!

In a series like Riff Police you’re always going to have bands in the dock who are guilty of ripping off others on a regular basis as well as bands who are simply so good that they’re going to get ripped off on a regular basis. That’s the name of the game and it comes