Perennial underdogs Anvil is starting off 2018 with a brand new release, Pounding the Pavement, their 16th album in an astounding 40-year run.
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Interview by Lindsey Appleton Picture Credit: Robert Sutton Photography Consisting of Steve “Lips” Kudlow (vocals, guitar), Robb Reiner (drums) and Chris Robertson (bass), Anvil has released fifteen studio albums, and has been cited as having influenced many notable heavy metal groups, including Megadeth, Slayer, Anthrax and Metallica. You may recall the 2008 documentary film, Anvil! […]
Anvil was formed in 1978 by two high school friends, Steve “Lips” Kudlow and Robb Reiner.
Just in case you didn’t know,…as you may have been living on another planet for the last forty years!!, Anvil are a three piece Canadian heavy metal band who were formed in 1978 and comprise of founding members Steve ‘Lips’ Kudlow –(vocals and guitar) and Robb Reiner –(drums) with Chris Robertson -(bass) who joined the band last year. They have just finished a mini four date tour of the UK.
I don’t care if you’re a fan of the band or not. I am and will always be an Anvil fan for life, so just deal with it. If you’re a fan of the band, then add this one to your collection. If you hate them, then move along, there’s nothing to see here. If you’re new to the band, then give them a shot.
Anvil at The Relentless Garage, London, UK July 30th, 2013
Released by: SPV/Steamhammer Release Date: Out Now!!! Genre: Heavy Metal Links: http://anvilmetal.com/ Line Up: Lips – vocals/guitars Robb Reiner – drums Sal Italiano – Bass Tracklist: 01. Hope In Hell 02. Eat Your Words 03. Through With You 04. The Fight Is Never Won 05. Pay The Toll 06. Flying 07. Call Of Duty […]
The success of the Anvil movie brought the bands story to the world stage. As a result of that, the band has been able to perform in front of tens of thousands of fans over the past 4 years, not-withstanding the reality that all the band’s back catalog has been re-released and all the fans new and old are re-discovering and discovering the majesty of Anvils music.