PHILIP H. ANSELMO On VINNIE PAUL’s ‘Closed Door Policy’: “Good Job. You’ve Hurt Me!”
September 3, 2011
The legendary lead vocalist of PANTERA/DOWN/SUPERJOINT RITUAL and guitarist of ARSON ANTHEM has unleashed some explosive words towards his former band mate Vinnie Paul Abbott, stating: “Somewhere within this invented scapegoat… and that redneck hatred of his… there is a love bigger than all of that f**king sh**!” The front man discusses a wide range of topics in this 3-part exclusive interview with Jay Nanda of San Antonio Metal Music Examiner mere hours before Down kicked off its U.S. tour in San Antonio, Texas on September 1st.
Here’s an excerpt from the conversation:
“Vinnie Paul. He has no effect on my life at all. No effect at all. You know, good job, I’ll say to Vince. ‘Good Job. You’ve hurt me and you keep on hurting me. Where’s it getting you?’ That’s my question to him. My door has always been wide open…”
View the interview in three parts here: #1, #2, #3.
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