Ozzfest To Pay Tribute To ‘Dimebag’ Darrell Abbott

This year’s one-off Ozzfest, which takes place August 9 at Dallas’ Pizza Hut Park, will feature a special tribute to Texas native and late Pantera/ Damageplan guitarist “Dimebag” Darrell Abbott. In addition to Dime’s brother, former Pantera/ Damageplan/ current Hellyeah drummer Vinnie Paul, other artists onboard for the all-star jam include: Kerry King (Slayer), Jerry Cantrell and Mike Inez (Alice in Chains), King Diamond, Scott Ian and Charlie Benante (Anthrax), Kirk Hammett (Metallica), Jamey Jasta (Hatebreed/ Kingdom of Sorrow), Chad Gray (Mudvayne/ Hellyeah) and Bob Zilla (Damageplan/ Hellyeah).