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Anthrax’s Scott Ian + Charlie Benante Talk ‘The Walking Dead’ + Online Story Conspiracy

In this interview, Scott Ian and Anthrax drummer Charlie Benante go full-on fanboy on The Walking Dead and discuss and interesting online conspiracy.

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Drummer Charlie Benante to Miss First Few Weeks of Anthrax’s Spring Tour

Anthrax are about to embark on a spring North American tour, but they'll be without their drummer Charlie Benante for the first few weeks of the trek.

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Charlie Benante: Anthrax ‘Firing on All Cylinders’ in Studio

Anthrax are currently in the studio hard at work on the follow-up to their 2011 album ‘Worship Music.’

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Anthrax’s Charlie Benante Sitting Out Current European Tour Dates

Anthrax drummer Charlie Benante reveals that he's sitting out a portion of the band's European tour to continue his recovery from surgery.

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Korn’s Ray Luzier and Anthrax’s Charlie Benante Talk Drumming for ‘Metalhead to Head’

In the latest episode of Fuse's 'Metalhead to Head,' Korn's Ray Luzier and 's Charlie Benante sit down and chat with each other (watch Part 1 above). Two great drummers shoot the breeze about everything from how they got started drumming to developing their style to being fathers. There's a drum pad in between them, and throughout the interview they actually play various parts and demonstrate techniques.

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That Metal Show

Lamb of God Members, Anthrax’s Charlie Benante Headline ‘That Metal Show’ Episode

You'll want to make plans Saturday night (Feb. 22) to check out VH1 Classic's 'That Metal Show.' The latest episode finds Eddie Trunk, Don Jamieson and Jim Florentine sitting down for a chat with Lamb of God's Randy Blythe and Chris Adler to promote their new DVD 'As the Palaces Burn,' while Anthrax's Charlie Benante is on hand to show off some of his drum skills leading in and out of commercial breaks.

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Charlie Benante + Mike Portnoy Talk To Chris Jericho About Meeting Members of The Beatles

With the Beatles 50th anniversary celebration of their first U.S. performance on 'The Ed Sullivan Show' just passing, there's been a lot of focus on the band. Their influence is unquestioned in the world of music, and recently Anthrax's Charlie Benante and The Winery Dogs' Mike Portnoy spoke with Fozzy frontman and professional wrestler Chris Jericho on his 'Talk Is Jericho' podcast about their first meetings with members of the Beatles.

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Charlie Benante vs. Vinnie Paul – Greatest Metal Drummer, Quarterfinals

In this quarterfinal matchup of our Greatest Metal Drummer tournament, Anthrax stickman Charlie Benante takes on Pantera / Hellyeah skin-basher Vinnie Paul.

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Lars Ulrich vs. Charlie Benante – Greatest Metal Drummer, Round 2

Queensryche's Scott Rockenfield offered a more than respectable fight during his Round 1 battle with Metallica's Lars Ulrich, but when the polls closed, Ulrich had accumulated the greater amount of votes. Ulrich's win, and the victory of his Round 2 foe, creates a fight not only between iconic thrash d

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Charlie Benante vs. Igor Cavalera – Greatest Metal Drummer, Round 1

Two thrash drumming icons meet head-to-head in Round 1, boasting two radically different playing styles. Charlie Benante locks in tight with guitarist Scott Ian’s palm-muting champion right hand that works symbiotically with the

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