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The 10 Most-Read Stories On Metal Hammer Last Week

The biggest stories on Metal Hammer over the past seven days – from Phil Anselmo to Motörhead

One story dominated the metal community last week as video footage emerged of the Pantera and Down frontman Phil Anselmo delivered a Nazi salute and shouted "white power" at a tribute show for Dimebag Darrell. Here's what you wanted to know about it... and some other bits too.


Co-opting far right symbolism and sloganeering is not okay, and Phil Anselmo doesn’t get a free pass because he’s an icon in our eyes.

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One mysterious Soundcloud user has mixed together 265 different Motörhead songs into one impenetrable, six-and-a-half-minute wall of noise.

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Phil Anselmo has apologised for his "white power" outburst and begged for "another chance."

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Most metal fans back then didn’t realise how spoilt they were, or how this 12-month period would mark a pinnacle in extreme music.

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We look back into the ghoulish past of Megadeth's skull-faced mascot Vic Rattlehead.

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Machine Head's Robb Flynn has slammed Phil Anselmo over his Nazi gesture at Dimebash and rubbished the former Pantera man's claim it was an "inside joke."

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Stars from the world of rock and metal descended upon a Los Angeles bowling alley on January 22 to pay tribute to the life of Pantera and Damageplan guitarist Dimebag Darrell.

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Phil Anselmo has played down an apparent 'white power' gesture he made onstage after his appearance at Dimebash.

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A chronological rundown of ten exceptional tunes from the shores of Oz that made the rest of the world sit up and take notice and shit the bed, cobber.

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Skindred frontman Benji Webbe has his face slashed in a knife attack in his hometown of Newport, Wales.

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