This year marks the twenty-fifth anniversary of DOWN’s 1995-released, now classic debut, NOLA. Plans for select shows featuring vocalist Philip Anselmo, guitarists Pepper Keenan and Kirk Windstein, drummer Jimmy Bower, and bassist Pat Bruders performing the record in its entirety were sidelined due to the global pandemic. In its wake, the band is pleased to […]
Metal legends Down have announced their “Eastbound ‘N’ DOWN” summer run. Following a performance at Amnesia Rockfest in Montebello, Quebec on June 19th, the band’s ten-day North American trek begins on August 6th in Louisville, KY and comes to an end on August 16th in Wilmington, NC. Pre-sales for VIP Packages, which include meet & greets, access to sound checks, and […]
Metal legends Down have announced the Punk Rock But Kinda Not Tour 2014. The 15-date trek, which marks the band’s first proper headlining run in support of their new EP, begins on December 1st and makes stops throughout the West Coast, Midwest, and Canada (full list of dates below). Down will be joined by Orange Goblin, BL’AST!, and King Parrot. VIP package […]
Heavy metal icon collective DOWN has announced that they will perform a handful of headline dates this May. Kicking things off on May 23 in Birmingham, AL – the band will stop in 7 cities in the Southeast including Baltimore’s Maryland Deathfest, and wrap things up with a hometown show in New Orleans on May […]
The five year wait is now over! Metal forerunners DOWN have released DOWN IV Part One: The Purple EP this week via Down Records/Independent Label Group. Click here to stream it now on AOL Music. The six song EP is the first in a series of four EP’s planned for release over the next year. DOWN, which includes Philip Anselmo (Pantera) on vocals, Pepper […]
Metal forerunners DOWN will release DOWN IV Part I – The Purple EP, their first body of new material in five years, on September 18, 2012 via Down Records/Independent Label Group. RollingStone.com made the exclusive announcement this week with the world-premiere of first single “Witchtripper,” calling it a “typically aggressive Anselmo vocal against a twisting, grinding musical backdrop.” Adding further excitement to news of the upcoming […]
Pantera frontman Phil Anselmo looks back at 20 years of ‘Cowboys From Hell’, impact of Dimebag Darrell’s passing, his upcoming autobiography, and what we can expect from his solo material.