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Phil Anselmo: "I Don’t Think I Should Do Any Euro Festivals This Year"

Recently it was revealed that Hellfest would be losing a €20,000 grant, due to their refusal to remove Down from their lineup, after French senator and President of the General Council of the Vendée, Bruno Retailleau wanted the band removed, due to Phil Anselmos’ recent “white power” salute. 325 more words

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Phil Anselmo writes letter discussing 'white power' gesture backlash

The metal world was sharply divided two months ago, when it was made known that Phil Anselmo of Down and Pantera seemingly made a “white power” gesture at… 445 more words

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The Voice Of Hell, la voix du culte

Pour la première fois, le Hellfest propose à son fan club qui compte de nombreux membres et de nouveaux chaque année dans toute la France, le Hellfest Cult, un nouveau concept de tremplin : « The Voice Of Hell ». 320 more words

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What Black Metal bands will play in Hellfest 2016?

The recognized French metal festival, Hellfest, has published its final line up for this year, that which will take place in the city of Clisson, between the days 17, 18 and 19 of June. 91 more words

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Hellfest Organizer Pens Open Letter About Losing Funding For Not Removing Down From The Lineup

Recently it was revealed that Hellfest would be losing a €20,000 grant, due to their refusal to remove Down from their lineup, after French senator and President of the General Council of the Vendée, Bruno Retailleau wanted the band removed, due to Phil Anselmos’ recent “white power” salute, which the government sees as a promotion for hate speech. 1,551 more words

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Hellfest Loses Government Funding After Refusing To Remove Down From The Lineup

Hellfest will be losing a €20,000 grant, due to their refusal to remove Down from their lineup. According to Huffington Post France, French senator and President of the General Council of the Vendée, Bruno Retailleau wanted the band removed, due to Phil Anselmos’ recent “white power” salute, which the government sees as a promotion for hate speech. 260 more words

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