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DAVE LOMBARDO's PHILM To Open For HALFORD

Los Angeles-based experimental post-hardcore triumvirate PHILM — featuring drummer Dave Lombardo (SLAYER), guitarist/vocalist Gerry Nestler (CIVIL DEFIANCE), and bassist Pancho Tomaselli (WAR) — will open for HALFORD on the following shows: Nov. 10 - Seattle, WA - The Showbox Dec. 15 - Denver, CO - Ogden Theater Dec. 17 - Los Angeles, CA - Wiltern ...

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DAVE LOMBARDO, NEIL TURBIN To Perform At Tonight's 'Metal Revolution For Iran' Event

Los Angeles-based experimental post-hardcore triumvirate PHILM — featuring drummer Dave Lombardo (SLAYER), guitarist/vocalist Gerry Nestler (CIVIL DEFIANCE), and bassist Pancho Tomaselli (WAR) — JETBOY and DEATHRIDERS, the California-based band featuring former ANTHRAX frontman Neil Turbin, will perform at tonight's (Tuesday, September 21) "Metal Revolution For Iran" event at the Aura nightclub in Studio City, California. ...

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SLAYER Drummer's PHILM Preparing To Record Debut Album

Los Angeles-based experimental post-hardcore triumvirate PHILM — featuring drummer Dave Lombardo (SLAYER), guitarist/vocalist Gerry Nestler (CIVIL DEFIANCE), and bassist Pancho Tomaselli (WAR) — will enter the studio soon to begin recording its debut album for Blood Orange Records. In a recent interview with AOL's Noisecreep, Nestler stated about PHILM's formation, "Dave and I ...

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SLAYER Drummer's PHILM To Guest ON KNAC.COM

Los Angeles-based experimental post-hardcore triumvirate PHILM — featuring drummer Dave Lombardo (SLAYER), guitarist/vocalist Gerry Nestler (CIVIL DEFIANCE), and bassist Pancho Tomaselli (WAR) — will guest on KNAC.COM this Sunday, September 12 at 7 p.m. PST/10 p.m. EST. Upcoming PHILM shows: Sep. 15 - Aqua Lounge - Beverly Hills, CA Sep. 19 - Whisky A Go-Go ...

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SLAYER Frontman Talks About His Recovery

Peter Atkinson of KNAC.COM recently conducted an interview with SLAYER bassist/vocalist Tom Araya. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. KNAC.COM: Well, the obligatory "how are you" actually means something this time, given your surgery. So how are you? Araya: I'm doing good. I'm recovering good. I'm just getting ready for ...

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SLAYER Drummer Discusses PHILM Project

On May 4, Aniruddh "Andrew" Bansal of Metal Assault conducted an interview with the Los Angeles-based experimental post-hardcore triumvirate PHILM — featuring drummer Dave Lombardo (SLAYER), guitarist/vocalist Gerry Nestler (CIVIL DEFIANCE), and bassist Pancho Tomaselli (WAR). Watch the chat in three parts below. PHILM recently completed recording its three-song demo at NRG Studios ...

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DAVE LOMBARDO's PHILM To Return To West Hollywood Next Week

Los Angeles-based experimental post-hardcore triumvirate PHILM, featuring drummer Dave Lombardo (SLAYER), guitarist/vocalist Gerry Nestler (CIVIL DEFIANCE), and bassist Pancho Tomaselli (WAR), will make a return appearance at the Whisky A Go-Go in West Hollywood, California on Tuesday, May 4. Also on the bill are VANNACUTT and DEATHRIDERS, featuring original ANTHRAX vocalist Neil Turbin. PHILM recently ...

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DAVE LOMBARDO's PHILM: New Performance Footage, Photos Available

Video footage of the Los Angeles-based experimental post-hardcore triumvirate PHILM — featuring drummer Dave Lombardo (SLAYER), guitarist/vocalist Gerry Nestler (CIVIL DEFIANCE), and bassist Pancho Tomaselli (WAR) — performing a cover version of the BLACK SABBATH classic "Symptom Of The Universe" on April 19, 2010 at Troubadour in West Hollywood, California can be viewed below. Photos ...

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DAVE LOMBARDO's PHILM: New Video Footage Available

Quality video footage of the Los Angeles-based experimental post-hardcore triumvirate PHILM — featuring drummer Dave Lombardo (SLAYER), guitarist/vocalist Gerry Nestler (CIVIL DEFIANCE), and bassist Pancho Tomaselli (WAR) — performing at Club My War O))) at the Dragonfly in Los Angeles in March 2010 can be viewed below. PHILM recently entered the studio to record a ...

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SLAYER Drummer And His Two Sons Interviewed; PHILM Performance Footage Available

Los Angeles-based experimental post-hardcore triumvirate PHILM, featuring drummer Dave Lombardo (SLAYER), guitarist/vocalist Gerry Nestler (CIVIL DEFIANCE), and bassist Pancho Tomaselli (WAR), headlined a free 21-and-over show at Club My War O))) at the Dragonfly on Sunday, March 7. Watch fan-filmed video footage of the perfmance below. In other news, Lombardo and his two sons — ...

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PHILM Featuring SLAYER's DAVE LOMBARDO: Hollywood Shows Announced, 7" Single Planned

Los Angeles-based experimental post-hardcore triumvirate PHILM, featuring drummer Dave Lombardo (SLAYER), guitarist/vocalist Gerry Nestler (CIVIL DEFIANCE), and bassist Pancho Tomaselli (WAR), has announced two Hollywood shows. The band will headline a free 21-and-over show at Club My War O))) at the Dragonfly (6510 Santa Monica Blvd.) on Sunday, March 7, and support JUCIFER at Relax ...

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SLAYER DrumerTo Perform With PHILM Tomorrow

Groundbreaking drummer Dave Lombardo, whose legendary performances with SLAYER and FANTOMAS have influenced entire music genres and generations of musicians, will perform an intimate show with his heavy power trio PHILM, presented by Club My War and held at the Relax Bar (5511 Hollywood Blvd.) in Los Angeles this Saturday, February 6. The band's set ...

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SLAYER Drummer Jamming At Rainbow Bar & Grill Tonight

SLAYER drummer Dave Lombardo and his former PHILM/KKLEQ MUZZIL bandmate, guitarist Gerry Nestler (CIVIL DEFIANCE, LOOK PAST THE STARS), are set jam tonight (Tuesday, January 5) at the famous Rainbow Bar & Grill in Hollywood, California during the Tuesday night Blues Jam in the upstairs room. Several photos of Lombardo and Nestler taken at a ...

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FANTOMAS Enter Studio To Record New Album

FANTOMAS, the band featuring former FAITH NO MORE vocalist Mike Patton, MR. BUNGLE bassist Trevor Dunn, MELVINS guitarist Buzz Osbourne and SLAYER drummer Dave Lombardo, have entered the studio to record their new album, due in the summer through Ipecac Records. Prior to the start of the recording sessions, Lombardo completed several dates in Southern ...

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PHILM Announce Additional Date

PHILM, the new band featuring SLAYER drummer Dave Lombardo, CIVIL DEFIANCE/KKLEQ MUZZIL guitarist/vocalist Gerry Paul Nestler, and KKLEQ MUZZIL bassist Juan Antonio Perez, have added a date in Lombardo's hometown of Victorville, California at the end of February. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Feb. 19 - San Pedro, CA @ Sacred Grounds Feb. ...

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DAVE LOMBARDO's New Project Launch Official Web Site

PHILM, the new band featuring SLAYER drummer Dave Lombardo, CIVIL DEFIANCE/KKLEQ MUZZIL guitarist/vocalist Gerry Paul Nestler, and KKLEQ MUZZIL bassist Juan Antonio Perez, have launched their official web site at this location. Described as "a potent combination of Lombardo's signature drumming morphed into a new, somewhat hardcore & edgy, and sometimes ambient, modern ...

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SLAYER Drummer Lines Up PHILM Gigs

PHILM, the new project featuring SLAYER drummer Dave Lombardo, vocalist/guitarist Gerry Nestler, and bassist Juan Perez (both from L.A.'s CIVIL DEFIANCE), have lined up the following gigs during February: Feb. 20 – Hollywood, CA @ Knitting Factory Feb. 21 - Hollywood, CA @ Knitting Factory The band, who were previously known as SHRINE OF COIL, ...

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DAVE LOMBARDO To Perform With Side Project

SLAYER drummer Dave Lombardo will reportedly be performing with his side project PHILM at Club Ibiza in Whittier, California on Thursday, November 7. Formerly known as SHRINE OF COIL, PHILM include in their ranks vocalist/guitarist Gerry Nestler and bassist Juan Perez, both from L.A.'s CIVIL DEFIANCE. The band's music has previously been described by Lombardo ...

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