Poll: Which Band Members’ Death Left The Biggest Void In Rock Music?

Poll: Which Band Members’ Death Left The Biggest Void In Rock Music?

Which Band Members’ Death Left The Biggest Void In Rock Music? All of these prominent rockers died much to early and each left a huge void in their bands. Each person’s death forever changed the landscape of rock n’ roll and their respective bands as well. This time you are allowed two votes. You can read more about these important artists in our XS ROCK R.I.P. Featured Section here.

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Dimebag Darrell Dimevision Vol. 2 DVD/CD To Be Released

Dimebag Darrell Dimevision Vol. 2 DVD/CD To Be Released

Getcha’ Pull! “Dimevision Vol. 2: Roll With It Or Get Rolled Over” DVD/CD to be released via Metal Blade Records on November 24; PledgeMusic Campaign & pre-orders begin now! With 2006’s Dimevision Vol 1: That’s The Fun I Have, fans of Dimebag Darrell and his work with Pantera and Damageplan were afforded the chance to see into the world of the legendary guitarist. Compiled from the many, many hours of video footage captured between the mid-80s and his later years,…

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Inaugural RIDE FOR DIME East Coast Tri-State Chapter Charity Event Planned for August 26

Inaugural RIDE FOR DIME East Coast Tri-State Chapter Charity Event Planned for August 26

Inaugural RIDE FOR DIME East Coast Tri-State Chapter Charity Event Planned for August 26 at New Jersey’s Starland Ballroom   Guest Hosts Include: Comedian Don Jamieson Metal Personalities and Reality Stars Adam Poch, Jennifer “Jenncity” Arroyo and Natalie Jansen Alt-Model and TV Personality Marilyn Mansfield The return of Mistress Juliya   Featuring an All-Star Jam, Plus Individual Performances from Thy Will Be Done, Silvertomb, Alekhine’s Gun (featuring Orange Is The New Black star Jessica Pimentel) and More…

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Guitar Heroes

Guitar Heroes

Guitar Heroes Part 1 Here’a list of outstanding guitarists who are known for both technique and showmanship. These artists have inspired generation after generation of guitar players. And will continue to inspire listeners for years to come. Jimi Hendrix: James Marshall “Jimi” Hendrix (born Johnny Allen Hendrix; November 27, 1942 – September 18, 1970) was an American rock guitarist, singer, and songwriter. Although his mainstream career spanned only four years, he is widely regarded as…

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Abbott, “Dimebag” Darrell

Abbott, “Dimebag” Darrell

Real Name: Darrell Lance Abbott Age: 38 (born Aug 20th, 1966) R.I.P.: Dec 8th, 2004 Died of: Murder by gunshot Darrell Lance Abbott (August 20, 1966 – December 8, 2004), also known as Diamond Darrell and Dimebag Darrell, was an American guitarist and songwriter best known as a founding member of two bands, Pantera and Damageplan, alongside his brother, Vinnie Paul. He was considered to be one of the driving forces behind groove metal. Abbott was shot and killed…

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Listen To Dimebag Darrell In Hellyeah’s Cover Of “I Don’t Care”

Listen To Dimebag Darrell In Hellyeah’s Cover Of “I Don’t Care”

Hellyeah’s new album, “Unden!able”, is set to be released on June 3. The new album features a cover of Phil Collins’s “I Don’t Care Anymore”. The track features a guitar track by the late Dimebag Darrell that was recorded 14 years ago by Dime and Vinnie Paul. Through magic of editing Dimebag rises again to play in this track. Tom Maxwell, on “UNDEN!ABLE”: “There’s a lot of new stuff coming out that we’ve never tried before,…

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