After the ugly racist gestures that former Pantera singer Phil Anselmo made on-stage during this year’s Dimebash concert, including a Nazi salute and screaming “White Power”, he’s now apologized twice. The first in video form and now the second in written that suggests that his band Down move ahead without him while he seeks help.
After the controversy surrounding metal singer Phil Anselmo giving a Nazi salute and screaming “White Power” on-stage during the final moments of the 2016 Dimebag Darrell Tribute concert, the fall-out has been insane. Now Machinehead front-man Robb Flynn has posted a video commenting on the incident.
The Confederate Flag has always gotten quite a bit of heat over the past few decades. But it wasn’t until white supremacist Dylann Roof, who gunned down nine black people in a church shooting last month, that people on a wider scale finally started to renounce ties to the symbol which comes from a time when slavery was legal.