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Reinventing metal : the true story of Pantera and the tragically short life of Dimebag Darrell : an unauthorized biography

Presents a biography of the revered metal band from its beginnings in the early 1980s to its breakup in 2003, chronicling its triumphs, its lasting influence on metal subgenres, and the death of guitarist Dimebag Darrell in 2004
Print Book, English, 2013
Backbeat Books, Milwaukee, WI, 2013
Biography
xvii, 245 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates ; 23 cm
9781480341036, 1480341037
827257131
At hell's gates : the birth of the panther
Rock out : the making and release of metal magic
Heavy metal rules : Pantera unleashes projects in the jungle
Onward we rock : the release of I am the night
Rock the world : Phil Anselmo, power metal, and the dawn of a new era
At the cemetery gates : finding a label
Psychos from the South : the release of cowboys from hell
Demons be driven : the release of vulgar display of power
Strength beyond strength : the release of far beyond driven
Five minutes alone : communication breakdown and band tension
Underground in America : the release of the great southern trendkill
Hell's wrath : band life ain't easy
Southern shredders : Ozzfest, official live, and some much-needed downtime
Goddamn electric : Pantera hit the studio for reinventing the steel
Immortally insane : Pantera on tour
We'll grind that axe for a long time : the inevitable breakup of the band