Zakk Wylde will use Dimebag Darrell’s guitar gear on Pantera's reunion tour

Zakk Wylde and Dimebag Darrell
(Image credit: Tim Mosenfelder / Paul Natkin/Getty Images)

The late Dimebag Darrell’s former guitar tech Grady Champion has revealed Zakk Wylde will be using some of Dimebag’s gear for the upcoming Pantera reunion tour.

Breaking the latest news on social media, Champion – who worked with Dimebag throughout his time with Pantera – announced he had signed on for the upcoming tour, and while he won’t be replacing Wylde’s own guitar tech, he will be bringing some of Dimebag’s gear on the road with him.

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Matt Owen
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Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.