1. Down, 'The Purple EP': Exclusive First Listen

    September 14, 2012 10:40 AM EDT Hear an exclusive stream of the 6-song EP by Phil Anselmo's band Down here before it's release next week. The only downside of Down , the members of the all-star metal band led by Phil Anselmo , have long complained, is arranging time for the group amidst their other commitments.…

  2. Pantera Singer Looks Back for 'Cowboys From Hell' Reissue

    September 08, 2010 3:01 PM EDT Phil Anselmo is hoping that the upcoming 20th anniversary reissue of Pantera 's landmark "Cowboys From Hell" will be the start of a trend for the metal group's catalog -- or at least yield a similar deluxe treatment for its follow-up, 1992's "Vulgar Display of…

  3. Down Gets Busy On New Album While Touring

    November 11, 2008 11:42 AM EST Fans of headbanging supergroup Down will not have to wait the usual few years between releases anymore. Bassist Rex Brown -- who, like Down frontman Philip Anselmo, hails from Pantera -- tells Billboard.com that the group "is all our priorities now," with plans for a full spate of…

  4. Down Gets Busy On New Album While Touring

    November 11, 2008 12:00 AM EST Fans of headbanging supergroup Down will not have to wait the usual few years between releases anymore. Fans of headbanging supergroup Down will not have to wait the usual few years between releases anymore. Bassist Rex Brown -- who, like Down frontman Philip Anselmo, hails from Pantera --…

  5. Down Finds It Focus On 'Over The Under'

    October 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT With the release of its third album, Down has become a band again -- perhaps for the first time. With the release of its third album, Down has become a band again -- perhaps for the first time. The heavy metal supergroup came together in 1991 as a side venture for members of Pantera,…

  6. Pantera/Coe Album Unearthed For May Release

    February 24, 2006 12:00 AM EST After the tragic on-stage murder of "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott in December 2004, few were aware that three of the four members of Pantera had a full album in the vaults. After the tragic on-stage murder of "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott in December 2004, few were aware that three…

  7. Pantera Gets 'Vulgar' On Best-Of

    July 29, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Elektra/Rhino has set a Sept. 23 release date for "The Best of Pantera: Far Beyond the Great Southern Cowboys' Vulgar Hits!," a career overview of the renowned Texan metal group. Elektra/Rhino has set a Sept. 23 release date for "The Best of Pantera: Far Beyond the Great…

  8. Zombie Doubles Up For Ozzfest

    April 05, 2002 12:00 AM EST Rob Zombie will perform two sets on the upcoming Ozzfest tour -- one on the main stage, filling the slot left vacant by the aborted Chris Cornell/Rage Against The Machine project, and the other on the Rob Zombie will perform two sets on the upcoming Ozzfest tour -- one on the main stage,…