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Pantera

Formed: 1982 in Arlington, TX
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Genre: Pop/Rock
Group Members: Vinnie Paul, Phil Anselmo, Rex Brown, Terry Glaze, Dimebag Darrell
Biography: The preeminent metal band of the early to mid-'90s, Pantera put to rest any and all remnants of the '80s metal scene, almost single-handedly demolishing any notion that hair metal, speed metal, power metal, et al., were anything but passé. Loathe to admit it, the Texas band had in fact been one of those ...Read full biography
Vulgar Display Of Power
Released: 1992
Label: Atco
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One of the most influential heavy metal albums of the 1990s, Vulgar Display of Power is just what is says: a raw, pulverizing, insanely intense depiction of naked rage and hostility that drains its listeners ...Read full review
Cowboys From Hell
Released: 1990
Label: Atco
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Although Vulgar Display of Power remains Pantera's best and definitive album, Cowboys from Hell was the creative breakthrough that set the stage for its conception. Not only were its demos responsible ...Read full review
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