It may not be the full-on Pantera reunion that many have clamored for, but it's as close as you'll get for now. Kill Devil Hill, performing at Rock on the Range over the weekend, staged a mini-Pantera reunion as Philip Anselmo, who was performing with Down later in the day, joined his onetime bandmate Rex Brown for a blistering rendition of 'Mouth for War' for fans attending the festival.
Kill Devil Hill may have lost one of their name performers and key contributors when drummer Vinny Appice left the band, but they've filled the void quite nicely with the addition of new drummer Johnny Kelly. The former Type O Negative skinbeater will be with the group when they return to the road in April.
Kill Devil Hill, the supergroup featuring Pantera (and former Down) bassist Rex Brown, as well as former Dio/Black Sabbath/Heaven and Hell drummer Vinnie Appice along with ex-P—sing Razors vocalist Dewey Bragg and session/touring guitarist Mark Zavon, have shared the release date, cover art and track listing for their Century Media Records debut 'Revolution Rise.'
Former Pantera and current Kill Devil Hill bassist Rex Brown continues to hammer out some of best low-end around and now he's doing that with the help of Hartke amplifiers. Brown recently announced that he is accepting an endorsement deal from Hartke and will be making his debut as a member of the Hartke team during an event in New York City next month.
"I read Keith Richards' book around the time we started working on my book and it blew me away. It's the best rock 'n' roll book I've ever read, and I've read a lot of them. So yeah, I basically ripped Keith off. Only my book is about 600 pages less than his...