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Revolver sent out a press release this week about a special issue they’re putting together “celebrating guitarist Dimebag Darrell on the fifth anniversary of his death.” The cover, seen above, is by Hellblazer and Punisher cover artist Tim Bradstreet, who will also have another piece inside the magazine.
Darrell Abbott, who was more commonly known by his alias, played in the heavy metal bands Pantera and Damageplan, both of which he co-founded with his brother Vinnie. He was shot and killed on stage on Dec. 8, 2004. The issue will include interviews with the surviving members of Pantera, as well as Rob Zombie, Scott Ian, Rob Halford and many more.