Pepper Keenan
American vocalist and heavy metal guitarist
Pepper Keenan
Pepper J. Keenan, is an American vocalist and guitarist, best known for his work with heavy metal bands Corrosion of Conformity and Down. He joined Corrosion of Conformity in 1989, but did not become the lead singer until the recording of Deliverance in 1994. In 1991 he formed Down with Phil Anselmo of Pantera, Jimmy Bower of Eyehategod, and Kirk Windstein and Todd Strange of Crowbar.
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Down diz que vai 'destruir' Black Eyed Peas no SWU - G1.com.br
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Down e Loaded: informações de ingressos para Curitiba - Whiplash! RockSite
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Formado por Phil Anselmo (vocal), Pepper Keenan e Kirk Windstein (guitarras), Pat Bruders (baixo) e Jimmy Bower (bateria), o Down possui três álbuns de estúdio - "NOLA" (1995), "Down II: A Bustle in Your Hedgerow"(2002) e "Down III: Over the Under
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Abundance of concerts set to rock the stages of San Antonio, Austin - Examiner.com
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Featuring ex-Pantera singer Phil Anselmo, Corrosion of Conformity guitarist Pepper Keenan, Crowbar and Kingdom of Sorrow singer/guitarist Kirk Windstein and Eyehategod guitarist Jimmy Bower on drums, Down played the Texas Independence Fest in the town
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Anathema zwiastuje swój upadek - emuzyka.pl
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Phil Anselmo, który obecnie stoi na czele formacji Down, oraz jego kolega z zespołu Pepper Keenan, podzielili się z opinią na temat lokalnej sceny Nowego Orelanu i postrzegania tamtejszych muzyków przez media. Tom Cruise nie wyklucza, że w przyszłości
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Down: SWU confirma oficialmente a vinda da banda - Whiplash! RockSite
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Composta por Phil Anselmo (ex-vocalista do Pantera e do Superjoint Ritual), Pepper Keenan (guitarrista e vocalista de Corrosion of Conformity), Kirk Windstein (guitarrista e vocalista do Crowbar) e Jimmy Bower (baterista de Crowbar e guitarrista de
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BARABBAS - Barabbas - Music in Belgium
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Il doit bien plus à la hargne rock'n'rollienne d'un Lemmy (Motörhead) ou d'un Pepper Keenan (Corrosion Of Conformity) qu'aux lamentations blasphématoires d'Ozzy Osbourne, de Scott "Wino" Weinrich (Saint-Vitus) et de Lee Dorrian (Cathedral)
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New material to be featured at Corrosion of Conformity show - The Flint Journal - MLive.com
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The reunion came about on the recommendation of COC vocalist/rhythm guitarist Pepper Keenan, who is not participating in the tour that comes to The Machine Shop on Saturday. He also performs with Down, the band driven by ex-Pantera singer Phil Anselmo
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Anders Osborne's early inspiration was Vivaldi and Mozart - Park Record
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Stanton Moore and Pepper Keenan, who have produced music for Galactic and System of a Down, respectively, produced the CD. "Stanton challenged me on how heavy the guitar should sound on the CD," Osborne said. "It was inspirational, because he kept
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koncert - Corrosion Of Conformity - Magyar Narancs
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Ehelyett a zenekar a Downban is érdekelt Pepper Keenan gitáros-énekes nélkül indult turnéra, a korai, még nélküle készült, jobbára hardcore-punk lemezek dalaival; a dolog pikantériája, hogy közben nyilvánosságra hozták, hogy a hármasban készített
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Phil Anselmo Still Down With Rex Brown - antiMUSIC.com
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Guitarist Pepper Keenan recently said: "He's not out of the band but he's not playing with us live," and suggested he'd been issued with an ultimatum. But Brown denied that, although he admitted: "We're having a little marital spat – I'm in the
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DOWN's KIRK WINDSTEIN Interviewed By KERRANG! (Video) - June 17, 2011 - Blabbermouth.net
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Pepper [Keenan, guitar] usually does all our artwork and the four cover designs are all gonna work together in some kind of thing." In a recent interview with The Delaware County Daily Times, Keenan stated about DOWN's next studio release, "We're kinda
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Kristonfest: colega, ¿dónde está mi púa? - El País.com (España)
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Pepper Keenan, guitarrista de Down, fue durante muchos años guitarrista y vocalista de Corrosion Of Conformity, pero estos últimos se han reunido con una formación antigua, y no parece que haya el mejor rollo entre ellos. Afortunadamente, sí lo hay
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Rob Zombie wins Metal Hammer magazine's golden god - Radio 1
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British band Killing Joke won the best album award for their 14th studio record Absolute Dissent with Down guitarists Pepper Keenan and Kirk Windstein named riff lords. Welsh rockers Skindred were named best live band. A spokesman for Metal Hammer
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PHILIP ANSELMO Says REX BROWN 'Needs To Address Some Personal Things In His ... - Blabbermouth.net
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DOWN, the acclaimed New Orleans band — which features in its ranks CORROSION OF CONFORMITY guitarist/vocalist Pepper Keenan, drummer Jimmy Bower (EYEHATEGOD, SUPERJOINT RITUAL guitarist), bassist Patrick Bruders (CROWBAR), guitarist Kirk Windstein
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Down To Release Four Six-Song EPs - Gun Shy Assassin
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Pepper [Keenan] usually does all our artwork and the four cover designs are all gonna work together in some kind of thing.” OK, that was a reasonable explanation. Thanks for clearing that up Kirk. Chris Harris is an internationally-published music
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Maryland Death Fest Day Two - Metal Underground
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Some newer fans of metal might only be aware of the Pepper Keenan line-up, but this band influenced everyone from punks to metal head and beyond. If you get a chance to see this line-up please do it. A swinging bloody fist of 80's hardcore breakdowns,
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Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Pepper Keenan
    FORTIES
  • 2015
    Corrosion of Conformity performed their first show with the re-united Deliverance era line-up of Pepper Keenan, Woody Weatherman, Mike Dean, and Reed Mullin on March 7, 2015 in Manchester, England.Their first U.S. tour with the re-united line-up, supporting Clutch, was announced on July 28, 2015. Keenan formed Down in 1991 with Phil Anselmo of Pantera, Jimmy Bower of Eyehategod, Kirk Windstein and Todd Strange of Crowbar. In 1995, Down released their debut album, NOLA.
    More Details Hide Details Down went on hiatus in 1996 but returned three years later with Pantera bassist Rex Brown replacing Todd Strange. In 2002, Down released their second album Down II: A Bustle in Your Hedgerow. Following a second hiatus, Down released their third album entitled Down III: Over the Under in 2007. Down released their fourth album Down IV Part I – The Purple EP in September 2012 and Down IV – Part II of a four-part series of EPs. Keenan plays guitar and sings a part of the second verse on Metallica's cover of the Lynyrd Skynyrd song "Tuesday's Gone". He also recorded a number of other songs in the same session, but this was the only one given a general release (on the album Garage Inc. the others only being available as bootlegs. Keenan is good friends with lead singer and guitarist James Hetfield. Hetfield provided backing vocals on "Man or Ash" from Corrosion of Conformity's Wiseblood. Keenan auditioned for Metallica's vacant bass player position following Jason Newsted's departure from the band but lost out to former Suicidal Tendencies/Ozzy Osbourne bassist Robert Trujillo. Keenan's audition is shown in the Metallica documentary Some Kind of Monster. In addition to his contribution to the song "Tuesday's Gone" Pepper also appeared with Metallica onstage at the Download Festival in Donington, England in 2006 along with Matt Heafy of Trivium to provide additional vocals on the song "Die, Die My Darling" (a Misfits cover).
    According to drummer Reed Mullin, Corrosion of Conformity plans to reunite with Keenan in 2015 for a new album and tour.
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  • THIRTIES
  • 2006
    From 2006 to 2010, Corrosion of Conformity had been on hiatus. The band has since reunited and recorded an album without Keenan. However, a possibility of Keenan re-joining C.O.C. remains, according to a message dated May 15, 2010, on the official C.O.C. website.
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  • TEENAGE
  • 1989
    Keenan joined Corrosion of Conformity in 1989.
    More Details Hide Details Corrosion of Conformity released their third album called Blind with Keenan on rhythm guitar. After Karl Agell and Phil Swisher left the band (Swisher being replaced by original bassist Mike Dean), Keenan took over on vocals and guitar. Corrosion of Conformity have since released the albums Deliverance, Wiseblood, America's Volume Dealer, and In the Arms of God, as well as the live release, Live Volume.
    He joined Corrosion of Conformity in 1989, but did not become the lead singer until the recording of Deliverance in 1994.
    More Details Hide Details In 1991 he formed Down with Phil Anselmo of Pantera, Jimmy Bower of Eyehategod, and Kirk Windstein and Todd Strange of Crowbar. Keenan was born in Oxford, Mississippi but now lives in New Orleans, where he owns a bar named "Le Bon Temps Roule." His father, a former musician, is a local real estate appraiser in New Orleans. While developing his playing style in New Orleans, Pepper served as a member of local band Graveyard Rodeo, and met and became friends with Corrosion of Conformity during their frequent shows at the infamous Franklin Avenue VFW Hall in New Orleans. Keenan became the father of a daughter named Flannery Rose Keenan, with his longtime girlfriend Anna Hrnjak on January 5, 2010. In an interview with Guitar.com, Keenan was asked about his thoughts on politics in which he responded "I mean, the Bible means a lot more to me than the Constitution and any fuckin' politics involved in this country or any other country."
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  • 1967
    Born on May 8, 1967.
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