Ex-Pantera Bassist Rex Brown Comments on Vinnie Paul’s Death
Ex-Pantera bassist Rex Brown has commented on the death of his former bandmate Vinnie Paul, saying, "The last few days have been very difficult and painful. At this time, I need more time to process my feelings," he said in a post on his official Facebook page, "Thank you for all the love that has been sent. A formal press release will be coming shortly. Rest In peace brother Vinnie!”
Brown was Pantera's longtime bassist. He was with the band from 1982 until 2003. He is also a former member of the band Down, which features Pantera's Philip Anselmo on vocals. Brown is currently the bassist for Kill Devil Hill, and also released his debut solo album, Smoke on This, in 2017.
There has been an outpouring of love for Paul from the metal community and beyond. To see additional tributes from the rock, metal and entertainment industry, head over to this post, and here to see what Hellyeah guitarist Tom Maxwell said on behalf of the band.
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