MAYHEM are the single most notorious band in metal history known for a string of early 90's church burnings, one band mate murdered another (VARG VIKERNES murdered band founder EURONYMOUS after former vocalist DEAD committed suicide).
ITP V.016 EDITORS NOTE: A meme was floating around the net last week with VARG VIKERNES (former MAYHEM bassist-current BURZUM main man pic on it, "I'M REALLY GLAD I'M NOT PHIL ANSELMO".
PHILIP H. ANSELMO (formerly of PANTERA, currently of DOWN, THE ILLEGALS, SUPERJOINT) has sent (another) apology to BLABBERMOUTH.NET. regarding his behavior at DIMEBASH 2016. In consequence to PHIL ANSELMO's behavior at DIMEBASH 2016, his band DOWN was kicked off FORTAROCK 2016 via the festivals promoters.
Late last month, PHIL ANSELMO issued a video apology after sieg heiling and screaming "WHITE POWER!" as he was lead off the stage via former TYPE O NEGATIVE (current DANZIG) drummer JOHNNY KELLY at the end of DIMEBASH 2016.
Promoters for FORTAROCK FESTIVAL 2016, set to take place 6/4 and 5th, 2016 GOFFERTPARK, NIGMEGAN, NETHERLANDS have announced that in response to PHILIP H. ANSELMO'S actions at DIMEBASH 2016, New Orleans, Louisiana sludge/metal warriors DOWN (featuring PHIL ANSELMO) have been cancelled by the promoters of FORTA ROCK and BOSPOP 2016.
Many artists and metal webzines including METALSUCKS, CVLT NATION, MACHINE HEAD, ALL SHALL PERISH and more have spoken out against PHIL ANSELMO's actions at DIMEBASH 2016 and racism.
RITA HANEY, (DARRELL "DIMEBAG" ABBOTT'S WIDOW) has posted a statement via INSTAGRAM regarding PHILIP H. ANSELMO'S behavior during DIMEBASH 2016 and MACHINE HEAD guitarist/vocalist ROBB FLYNN'S recently published video criticizing PHIL ANSELMO'S actions.
DIMEBASH 2016 (a benefit in the name of late PANTERA guitarist DARRELL "DIMEBAG" ABBOTT) , 1/22/2016 @ LUCKY STRIKE LIVE HOLLYWOOD, L.A. CALIFORNIA featured
PHILIP H. ANSELMO (PANTERA, DOWN, THE ILLEGALS), DAVE LOMBARDO (FORMERLY OF SLAYER), ROBERT TRUJILLO (METALLICA) and DAVE GROHL (FORMERLY OF NIRVANA, FOO FIGHTERS) as they jammed a cover of the MOTORHEAD classic "ACE OF SPADES".
Also, REX BROWN (former PANTERA bassist), PHILIP H. ANSELMO and MACHINE HEAD and more jammed on a rendition of the PANTERA classic "WALK".
DIMEBASH was a fund raiser for (late DIO vocalist) RONNIE JAMES DIO'S SHOUT OUT CANCER FUND in collaboration with RIDE FOR DIME.
Norwegian black metal legends MAYHEM re-issued "LIVE IN LEIPZIG 25th ANNIVERSARY EDITION" ( 2CD AND VINYL), due to be unleashed 11/27/2015 via PEACEVILLE RECORDS.
MAYHEM unleashed "ESOTERIC WARFARE", 6/6/2014 (EUROPEAN UNION), 6/10/2014 (NORTH AMERICA) via SEASON OF MIST.
ITP V.014 REVIEW: MAYHEM: "ESOTERIC WARFARE":
Sorry for drinking the white wine. Now fuck off
Thanks-Stay Metal, Stay Brutal-\m/ -l-
NAZI PUNKS FUCK OFF