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Pantera Encourage Fans to Participate in ‘Covers From Hell’ Competition

Pantera
Paul Natkin Archive

Most metalheads love Pantera, and there's a pretty good possibility that the band's music has likely motivated many fans to pick up an instrument and try to replicate some of the legendary group's songs. With that in mind, Pantera are now encouraging their fans to take part in a Pantera covers competition.

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Pantera vs. Tool – March Metal Madness 2014, Quarterfinals

Pantera vs. Tool
EastWest / Volcano

In our quest to find the greatest metal album created so far in the 21st century, we've compiled some of the heaviest-hitting recordings which have been released since the year 2000. In this quarterfinal match and final battle of the Headbanger Region, two acts with massive followings fight for supremacy.

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Pantera vs. Mastodon – March Metal Madness 2014, Round 2

Pantera vs. Mastodon
EastWest / Relapse

In this Headbanger Region matchup for Round 2 of March Metal Madness 2014, two heavyweight discs battle it out to advance to the next step in being named the greatest 21st century metal album so far. In this battle, we have two bands that are true masters of the riff and pumping unrelenting power into the veins of listeners.

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Pantera vs. Shadows Fall – March Metal Madness 2014, Round 1

Pantera vs. Shadows Fall
EastWest / Century Media

For March Metal Madness this year, we're trying to find the greatest metal album of the 21st Century. In this first battle within the Headbanger Region, one of history's most purely powerful acts face down one of modern metal's most solid bands.

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Philip Anselmo’s Housecore Horror Film & Metal Festival To Return in 2014

Housecore Horror Film Festival
Housecore Horror Film Festival

After a successful inaugural run in 2013, Philip Anselmo is bringing back his Housecore Horror Film & Metal Festival in 2014. The event will once again take place in Austin, Texas, running Oct. 23-26.

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Vinnie Paul: Pantera Could Have Been The Rolling Stones of Heavy Metal

Vinnie Paul
Frazer Harrison, Getty Images

Pantera fans often speculate about what heights the band may have reached without the fallout from frontman Philip Anselmo’s drug abuse followed by the untimely and tragic death of guitarist Dimebag Darrell. Now, drummer Vinnie Paul is weighing in on the topic.

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Philip Anselmo, Rex Brown + Other Metal Greats Make Their Super Bowl XLVIII Picks

Charles Epting for Loudwire
Charles Epting for Loudwire

Metal musicians travel the world constantly leapfrogging from continent to continent on a blur of buses, planes and trains. But no matter how busy they are and how insane the lifestyle is, of course there's always some time for a little football -- especially with Super Bowl XLVIII between the Denver Broncos and Seattle Seahawks coming up this Sunday.

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New Dimebag Darrell Guitar Includes Inlay From Oak Tree in Late Guitarist’s Backyard

"Dimebag" Darrell Abbott
Scott Gries, Getty Images

Bravo, Dean Guitars. You've just created one of the coolest custom axes we've ever seen! The new guitar is the Dimebag Darrell Signature ROOTS ML.

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Metal Masters 5 Thrills Fans and Legends Alike – Recap, Photo Gallery and Video

Photo courtesy of Paris Visone
Photo courtesy of Paris Visone

What do you get when members of Pantera, Slayer, Megadeth, Anthrax, Testament and a slew of other metal bands share the stage? Metal Masters 5!

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Slayer, Pantera, Megadeth, Anthrax Members + More Rock Metal Masters 5 [Videos]

Slayer
Mary Ouellette, SheWillShootYou.com

Last night (Jan. 22), metalheads were treated to the fifth installment of Metal Masters. Boasting a lineup of brilliant musicians, the 11 legendary players tore through 22 songs for a captivated Anaheim, Calif., audience. If you were unable to check out Metal Masters 5 in person, no worries! We've got some fan-filmed footage to share with you here.

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