Pantera has shared a post to social media thanking fans for the band reaching 1 Billion streams across platforms such as (in alphabetical order) Amazon, Apple, Deezer, Google, and Spotify. The band joins notable recent bands such as Metallica, Guns N Roses, and Nirvana with over one billion streams. Pantera was founded in 1981 and released nine studio albums total and a live album (not counting compilations and boxed sets), coming to prominence with their fifth and major-label debut, Cowboys From Hell. The band was disbanded by the late brothers, Darrell Lance “Dimebag” Abbott and Vinnie Paul Abbott in 2003. Getcha pull and celebrate! Continue reading
Robb Flynn, frontman of Machine Head is the latest guest of The Jasta Show Podcast hosted by Jamey Jasta. Among the topics discussed were a brand new song the band is releasing soon, ‘Is There Anybody Out There’, based on the Paris Terror attacks and the American reaction to them. Other topics were feuds with other bands, touring costs, and the marketability of metal music and its fans compared to pop and rap music.