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Philip Anselmo on the Moment He Knew Pantera Was Over + Relationship with Vinnie Paul

Phil Anselmo
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Not too long ago, legendary Pantera / Down vocalist Philip Anselmo dropped by for an unforgettable visit. The man opened up wide while he was here, going in-depth about the moment he knew Pantera was over and how he misses having a friendship with drummer Vinnie Paul.

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Vinnie Paul vs. Joey Jordison – Greatest Metal Drummer, Finals

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Donald Bowers, Getty Images / Roadrunner Records

It's finally time! After starting out with 32 of metal's all-time greatest drummers nearly a month ago, we've made it to the final round! After hundreds of thousands of votes cast in our semifinals, Pantera / Hellyeah drummer Vinnie Paul enters the final round to take on Slipknot's Joey Jordison.

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Nicko McBrain vs. Vinnie Paul – Greatest Metal Drummer, Semifinals

Nicko McBrain vs. Vinnie Paul
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Our first matchup in the semifinals of our Greatest Metal Drummer tournament brings two veteran skin bashers together. Both of these men are renowned for bringing a tremendous amount of character to their music, earning them legions of fans in the process.

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

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Matthew Rodgers, HERFitz PR / Donald Bowers, Getty Images

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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Jimmy ‘The Rev’ Sullivan vs. Vinnie Paul – Greatest Metal Drummer, Round 2

The Rev vs. Vinnie Paul
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There is no doubt that late Avenged Sevenfold drummer Jimmy 'The Rev' Sullivan is beloved by his fans, and that was very evident in his decisive victory against the very talented System of a Down drummer John Dolmayan in Round 1 of the Greatest Metal Drummer tournament. During his career, 'The Rev' provided distinct combination of power and technique for Avenged Sevenfol

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Vinnie Paul vs. Chris Adler – Greatest Metal Drummer, Round 1

Vinnie Paul vs. Chris Adler
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Renowned Pantera drummer Vinnie Paul worked harmoniously with his late brother Dimebag, locking in some sort of subconscious groove that gave way to heavy metal domination. The finesse that Vinnie Paul

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Hellyeah Recruit Producer Kevin Churko for Upcoming Fourth Studio Album

Hellyeah
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As Hellyeah continue to blaze their way across the country as part of the Megadeth-headlined Gigantour, the band been plotting their fourth studio album.

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Drummer Vinnie Paul on Pantera Reunion: ‘It’s Never Gonna Happen’

Vinnie Paul
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Despite the tragic death of shredder 'Dimebag' Darrell Abbott and the hostility held between certain members of the great Pantera, there has been rumblings of a possible reunion of the band for the past few years. Pantera / Hellyeah drummer Vinnie Paul hasn't been one to pioneer any sort of reunion, and while paying tribute to late Slayer guitarist Jeff Hanneman along with his late brother Dimebag, the drummer addressed the Pantera situation with a simple bat-away.

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Philip Anselmo on Pantera Bandmate Vinnie Paul: ‘First and Foremost, I’d Tell Him I Love Him’

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The discord between singer Philip Anselmo and drummer Vinnie Paul has been well chronicled, with Anselmo recently expressing his desire to reconnect with his onetime Pantera bandmate.

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Vinnie Paul Has No Interest in Reconnecting With Former Pantera Bandmate Phil Anselmo

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Phil Anselmo has been incredibly open lately about wanting to bury the hatchet with Pantera bandmate and Hellyeah drummer Vinnie Paul. Anselmo has repeatedly stated that his "door is wide open" for a reconciliation with Vinnie Paul, but in a new interview, the drummer reiterates that he simply has no interest in reconnecting with Anselmo.

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