Vinnie Paul, Pantera Drummer and Heavy Metal Innovator, Is Dead at 54 -
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Rita Haney Breaks Silence, Pays Tribute to Vinnie Paul

Metal - 16 Jul 2018
“The last time we saw each other in Tampa, back in April, I told you that I knew you loved me because Darrell loved me, but that sometimes you just loved me” You gave me a big ol' Vinnie Paul style hug and said “your right.. I do love you” We hugged again.
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Dimebag's ex Rita Haney pays emotional tribute to Vinnie Paul

Louder - 17 Jul 2018
Rita Haney, the longterm girlfriend of “Dimebag” Darrell Abbott has paid tribute to his brother Vinnie Paul. The drummer, who played with Pantera, Damageplan and Hellyeah, died last month at the age of 54. He was laid to rest beside his mother Carolyn ...
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Rita Haney Breaks Silence on Vinnie Paul's Death With Statement

Loudwire - 15 Jul 2018
Dimebag Darrell's longtime girlfriend Rita Haney has broken her silence on Vinnie Paul's death with an official statement on Instagram. She begins by apologizing for her absence, saying, "It has taken me a while to reach out and thank everyone for all ...
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Vinnie Paul: Public Memorial Announced for Pantera Drummer - 27 Jun 2018
The family and record label of Vinnie Paul has announced a public memorial for the late Pantera drummer. “Vinnie Paul: A Public Celebration of Life” will take place Sunday, July 1st – the day after Paul's private funeral in his native Texas – at Dallas ...
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Remembering Vinnie Paul : 1964-2018

USA TODAY - 23 Jun 2018
Vinnie Paul of Hellyeah performs at the Louder Than Life Festival on Oct. 1, 2016, in Louisville, Ky. Paul, the drummer and co-founder of iconic heavy metal band Pantera, died June 22, 2018. He was 54.
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Remembering Vinnie Paul

Fort Worth Weekly (satire) (press release) (blog) - 11 Jul 2018
Vincent Paul Abbott was a nice guy. Though a rock star, he never met a stranger. He made some feel like a rock star themselves or a long lost friend. He didn't act like a rock star. He was a down-to-earth guy who enjoyed football, hockey, and golf.
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Matt Cameron on Vinnie Paul: 'He Had So Much Charisma Onstage'

Loudwire - 03 Jul 2018
Among the speakers paying their respects via video link during the public memorial for Vinnie Paul this past Sunday (July 1) was Matt Cameron, who remembered the ex-Pantera and Hellyeah drummer by saying in part, "He had so much charisma onstage.".
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Hellyeah post tribute video to Vinnie Paul

Louder - 09 Jul 2018
Hellyeah have posted an emotional tribute video to their late drummer Vinnie Paul who passed away on June 22 at the age of 54. The video, which starts with a message from Vinnie himself, includes many clips of Hellyeah performing live at festivals to ...
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Vinnie Paul rocking out to the very end in Kiss coffin

Las Vegas Review-Journal - 30 Jun 2018
Vinnie Paul is going out like a rock star. The heavy-metal superstar who died June 22 at age 54 in Las Vegas is being buried in a Kiss-designed casket. That band's co-founder and vocalist Paul Stanley posted Friday on Twitter: “The Rock Community is ...
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Music News: Vintage Emo, Vintage Hip-Hop, and a Tribute

Dallas Observer - 29 Jun 2018
As music fans are well aware, legendary Pantera and Damageplan drummer Vinnie Paul Abbott died last week. To honor his legacy, The Bomb Factory is hosting "Vinnie Paul: A Public Celebration of Life" on Sunday. The line for wristbands begins at noon, ...

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