Dimebag Darrell, Gone But Never Forgotten With Rally’s Like “Ride For Dime 2011″
One of the most talented and gifted musicians of the century, screw that, of all time was taken from us WAYYY to young and early in life. With the “metaliscious ” history of jams Dimebag left us with, and shindigs like this, he may be gone but he will NEVER be forgotten. LONG LIVE DIME!!!
Every year, gearheads and metalheads alike invade the Metroplex to remember and honor one of the finest ax-men music has ever had the pleasure of working with. The ‘Ride For Dime 2011′ is in it’s 6th year now and this years ride is shaping up to be another one for the books. With a massive ride planned for Sat, August 20th and a hella good night of jams, good times are in store for this years bash. Among the acts lined up include, ‘Cowboys from Hell Paso’ and ‘Texas Hippie Coalition’ along with many other friends. The whole thing starts at 1pm on Aug. 20th at Longhorn Harley in Grand Prairie and partys into the night at Trees in downtown Dallas. For a complete listing of details, acts and tix info, visit the official Ride for Dime website. Dimebag’s spirit lives on with the help of Dime’s loved ones, mainly Vinnie Paul and Rita Haney and so many more kind souls! So break out the iron horse, spike your mohawk, and inject yourself with a little ‘riffer madness’ and bring yo ass out for the party!! Dime has touched so many people that his work has now been reconstructed in the classical genre! Go check out Cowboys From Hell, Stringed Style now, its one of many ways Dimebag Darrell lives on in us all! GETCHA’ PULL! Rock On…R.I.P Dimebag Darrell August 20, 1966 – December 8, 2004.