Dave Lombardo

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    March 11, 2013

    OC Music Awards - City National Grove of Anaheim - March 9, 2013

    Last Saturday night, a well-dressed army of local music fans, press and artists packed into the City National Grove of Anaheim for the 12 annual OC Music Awards. Like most awards shows, the night's festivities went  bit longer than necessary with a few fumbles here and there and a mixture of in ... More >>

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    May 15, 2012

    Philm's 'Harmonic' Unleashes a Sonic Tour de Force

    Slayer drummer Dave Lombardo's side-project Philm is defined by its ability to explore new horizons of metal-based soundscapes from a 'less is more' musical philosophy. That experimental ethos even extends to the Cubano's legendary kit which is whittled down to a four-piece set that still blisters w ... More >>

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    April 25, 2011

    Metallica, Slayer, Megadeth and Anthrax at Big 4

    Christopher Victorio/OC WeeklyMetallica!​Anthrax, Megadeth, Slayer, and Metallica April 23, 2011Empire Polo Field, Indio Check out our slideshow here! What happens when more than 50,000 metal fans descend on a city? Church burnings, goat slaughter, egregious depletion of the Pabst Blue Ribbon rese ... More >>

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    April 8, 2011

    Orange Bits: Slayer, Adolescents, Pete Yorn, The Wandering Tree

    ​Orange Bits is back! In this weekly round up of all OC-related music news, band members are donating a guitar, some anti-drug voice-overs and what goes on in the life of a punk rock parent.

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    April 1, 2011

    PHILM's School of Rock: Online Auction for Education in Anaheim

    Courtesy of the ACSD​ The past three years have been wrought with difficulties for the Anaheim City School District. Feeling the pain of cuts, the District's budget has been reduced over that period of time by approximately 30 million dollars. That fiscal reality has unfortunately translated into ... More >>

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    December 16, 2010

    PHILM: Slayer's Dave Lombardo's New Power Trio​For Slayer drummer Dave Lombardo, the musical philosophy "less is more" guides PHILM, his newly formed metal power trio. For him, the downsizing goes right to his storied drum kit, which he has scaled down to a four-piece set for the band. Joining Lombardo in the ambitious ... More >>

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    August 31, 2010

    Slayer, Megadeth, Testament at Long Beach Arena Last Night

    Andrew Youssef/OC WeeklySlayer​Check out our Slayer, Megadeth and Testament slideshow here!Slayer, Megadeth and TestamentAugust 30, 2010Long Beach ArenaOriginally scheduled for January yet postponed due to Tom Araya from Slayer requiring emergency back surgery, the American Carnage tour finally co ... More >>

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    May 7, 2010

    Tonight! Slayer's Drummer Will Play One Song At Detroit Bar (For 20 Minutes)

    ​ Actually, that's a rumor, we're not sure it's true. It is true that Dave Lombardo is playing with Philm (not to be confused with the memory stick) tonight, along with Earthless and Railroad to Alaska. It is also FREE!

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    June 26, 2008
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    February 4, 2008

    Slayer Give Good Head... Protection

    Southern Cali thrash-metal legends Slayer are branching out into motorcycle-helmet designing. Working with O'Neal USA, the band known for classics like Reign in Blood and South of Heaven and being sampled by Public Enemy on "She Watch Channel Zero?!" lent their memorable artwork to the RockHard line ... More >>

  • Music

    September 6, 2007

    Hasta La Muerte

    Vintage thrash metal is back with a vengeance, and it’s speaking Spanish

  • Music

    August 30, 2007

    Devil Take the Foremost

    Slayer’s Speed Metal Thrashes Marilyn Manson’s Hammy Goth Glam

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    July 27, 2006

    Live Review

    Effin' Brutal! Slayer at the Long Beach Arena, Saturday, July 22