Episode 26

The 9 11 of Rock The Rocking life and shocking murder of "Dimebag" Darrell

Published on: 19th November, 2019
In this episode we dive into the life of Pantera guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell and his shocking murder. What is the legacy of Pantera and of Dimebag? One thing is for sure, he'll go down as a hell of a musician and his untimely death left a gaping hole in the music industry.

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