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DAMAGEPLAN's DIMEBAG Talks Guitar

DAMAGEPLAN guitarist Dimebag Darrell (ex-PANTERA) recently spoke to Guitar.com about his current guitar set-up and the recording process for the band's debut album, "New Found Power". The following are some of the highlights of that interview: Guitar.com: So tell me about your latest guitar arsenal. Do you have any new gear? Dimebag: "We're ...

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BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION Are Having 'Too Much Fun For One Band'

BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION bassist Nikki Sixx (ex-MÖTLEY CRÜE) has posted the following message on the group's official web site: "Last few days have been a blur. Too much fun for one band. Hung with all the guys from DROWNING POOL, HATEBREED, DAMAGEPLAN, KORN, SOIL, LIFE OF AGONY, ILL NINO, SLAYER, SILVERTIDE, SLIPKNOT, H.I.M.…etc… Wow, we ...

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DAMAGEPLAN: Canadian Headlining Dates Announced

DAMAGEPLAN have announced two headlining dates in Ontario immediately following their short Canadian tour as the support act for SLAYER. The group's Canadian itinerary is shaping up as follows: Jun. 10 – Halifax, NS - Metro Centre (w/ SLAYER) Jun. 11 – Moncton, NB - Coliseum Moncton (w/ SLAYER) Jun. 12 - Saint John, NB ...

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DIMEBAG DARRELL: DAMAGEPLAN Has A Beautiful Future

DAMAGEPLAN guitarist Dimebag Darrell has told Canada's Chart Attack that he and his brother Vinnie Paul have every intention of continuing to live up to the partying reputation they'd earned during their lengthy run with PANTERA. "We go out and raise fuckin' hell — it's just in our blood," Darrell said. "We just stay burned ...

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SLAYER To Headline Fall 2004 Installment Of JÄGERMEISTER MUSIC TOUR

SLAYER will be headlining the fall 2004 installment of the Jägermeister Music Tour, according to Billboard magazine. No further information is currently available. SLAYER are currently in the studio recording their first album with the original lineup since 1990's "Seasons In the Abyss". A late 2004 release through American Recordings is expected. The band will ...

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DROWNING POOL Turned Away At Canadian Border

In what appears to be an alarming trend, DROWNING POOL are the latest act to have been turned away at the Canadian border, forcing the group to cancel shows. The Texas band were due to kick off a short run of dates with DAMAGEPLAN north of the border beginning on Tuesday (May 11), but were ...

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DAMAGEPLAN Jam With ZAKK WYLDE: Photos Posted Online

On Track magazine has published several photos of DAMAGEPLAN performing live in Los Angeles on Tuesday, May 4. Making a surprise guest appearance with the group at the show was OZZY OSBOURNE/BLACK LABEL SOCIETY guitarist Zakk Wylde. Check out the pictures here. Upcoming DAMAGEPLAN tour dates: May 11 - Starlite Room – Edmonton, ...

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ZAKK WYLDE Jams With DAMAGEPLAN In Los Angeles, San Francisco

OZZY OSBOURNE/BLACK LABEL SOCIETY guitarist Zakk Wylde joined DAMAGEPLAN on stage at the Los Angeles (May 4) and San Francisco (May 5) stops on the "Headbanger's Ball Tour". According to an attendee at the San Francisco show (at The Fillmore), Zakk "joined [DAMAGEPLAN] for ['Reborn'], performed a blistering solo then joined [DAMAGEPLAN guitarist] Dimebag Darrell ...

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DAMAGEPLAN Confirm Canadian Dates With SLAYER

DAMAGEPLAN have officially confirmed that they will be doing a handful of Canadian dates with SLAYER in early June. Also believed to be on the bill are California's OTEP. The dates are as follows: Jun. 10 - Metro Centre - Halifax, NS Jun. 11 - Coliseum Moncton - Moncton, NB Jun. 12 - Harbour Station ...

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DAMAGEPLAN Pull Out Of Oklahoma City Show, Cite 'Family Emergency'

DAMAGEPLAN have been forced to pull out of their scheduled appearance at Bricktown Events Center in Oklahoma City Wednesday night (April 28) "due to a family emergency of one of the band members," according to an Elektra Records publicist. DAMAGEPLAN are currrently on the road as part of the "Headbanger's Ball Tour", also featuring HATEBREED, ...

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DAMAGEPLAN Schedule Memphis In-Store Appearance

DAMAGEPLAN will be making an in-store appearance at Spinstreet in Memphis, Tennessee on Tuesday, April 27 at 5:30 p.m. The entire "Headbanger's Ball" tour crew will be there, including HATEBREED, DROWNING POOL and UNEARTH. The event is being sponsored by the alternative rock station 93X WMFS. Location: Spinstreet Poplar Plaza 3484 Poplar Ave. Space D-2 ...

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PHILIP ANSELMO: I Would Sing PANTERA Songs With DAMAGEPLAN

After months of trading verbal jabs with his former bandmates, frontman Philip Anselmo appears to have finally softened his stance with regards to one day sharing the stage again with ex-PANTERA guitarist Dimebag Darrell and drummer Vinnie Paul (both currently in DAMAGEPLAN). Asked in a live phone interview on the "Friday Night Rocks" show on ...

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DIMEBAG DARRELL Has No Fear About Facing PHILIP ANSELMO

DAMAGEPLAN guitarist Dimebag Darrell was recently asked by Belgium's Concreteweb.be what might happen if he were to run into his former PANTERA bandmate, SUPERJOINT RITUAL singer Philip Anselmo, at a festival somewhere. "What will I do? I don't fear that day ever!" Dimebag replied. "I just get on with my business, and do my fucking ...

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SLAYER, DAMAGEPLAN, OTEP: More Canadian Dates Leaked

SLAYER, DAMAGEPLAN and OTEP will be teaming up for a handful of Canadian dates in early June. Also rumored to be appearing on the bill are Newfoundland's BUCKET TRUCK. The trek is shaping up as follows: Jun. 10 - Halifax, NS @ The Halifax Metro Centre Jun. 11 - Moncton, NB @ The Moncton Coliseum ...

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HATEBREED To Play Summer Dates With SLAYER, JUDAS PRIEST

HATEBREED have announced that they will be playing a bunch of dates with SLAYER and JUDAS PRIEST on "off" days during this year's Ozzfest tour. Club dates with DEVILDRIVER are also a possibility. HATEBREED are in the middle of the "Headbanger's Ball Tour" with DAMAGEPLAN, DROWNING POOL and UNEARTH. The group's next live appearance will ...

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SLAYER And DAMAGEPLAN To Tour Canada In June?

SLAYER and DAMAGEPLAN will reportedly be teaming up for a 10-date run through Canada in June prior to SLAYER's appearance at this year's Ozzfest. No further information is available at this time. SLAYER are currently in the studio recording their first album with the original lineup since 1990's "Seasons In the Abyss". A late 2004 ...

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