Pantera was a Heavy Metal band formed in 1981 by guitarist Dimebag Darrell and drummer Vinnie Paul. The group got into mainstream after changing from Glam Metal to Groove Metal. The band's most successful album is "Vulgar Display of Power". As the pioneers of the New Wave of American Heavy Metal, They would be influential to the development of Nu Metal and Metalcore. They are known for songs like "Cowboys From Hell", "Walk", "Cemetary Gates", "I'm Broken" and "5 Minutes Alone" .

As of 2003, the band disbanded . The next year, guitarist Dimebag was assassinated and shot live on stage.

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