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Anvil – Buckley Tivoli, 06/03/2020

I’ve been to many Anvil gigs since 1982, playing at festivals, support slots and as headliners. There has never been a bad one, some stand out more than others and another addition to the latter is the Buckley Tivoli gig last night. A pre gig interview with frontman Steve ‘Lips’ …

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ANVIL to release new album Legal At Last on 14th Feb 2020

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ANVIL to release new album Legal At Last on 14th February 2020, out on AFM Records   ANVIL have released their new music video ‘Legal At Last’, the title track from their upcoming album Legal At Last it’s our way of telling the public: ‘It’s okay, Anvil are okay, you’re allowed …

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Anvil – Legal At Last

When one of your favourite bands gets in touch to ask for an early review of their forthcoming album, proclaiming “It’s gonna rock your ass”, it had better be good. Good? With their eighteenth studio album Legal At Last in the can, Toronto based Anvil have certainly walked the walk …

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Anvil – Nabbed In Nebraska (Single Review)

February 14th 2020 sees the new decade open heavily with Legal At Last, the 18th studio album from those Canadian crushers, the mighty Anvil on AFM Records, but prior to that they have just released ‘Nabbed In Nebraska’, the first single taken from it. It has a gloriously grinding main …

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ANVIL HEAD BACK TO THE UK FOR A 17 DATE TOUR MARCH 2020

Of course there are bands that have garnered higher chart positions, sold more albums and filled bigger venues than Anvil. Yet there are few metal acts that have earned as much respect from their colleagues as the Canadian act surrounding vocalist/guitarist Steve ´Lips` Kudlow, Robb Reiner and Chris Robertson. The most renowned Anvil aficionados …

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Stonedeaf Festival 2018

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24-25th August 2018 #Stonedeaf2018 STONEDEAF FESTIVAL CREATED AND  PROMOTED BY HARD ROCK FANS, FOR HARD ROCK FANS SKID ROW, THE QUIREBOYS, WOLSFBANE, ANVIL,GRAHAM BONNET BAND, MASSIVE WAGONS, CHROME MOLLY BAND OF DIMES, FALLEN MAFIA, DJ HELLHOUND AND KRUSHER www.stonedeaffestival.co.uk Stonedeaf Festival the new festival on the block has announced some of …

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Anvil – Buckley Tivoli, February 16th 2018

Almost two years ago Canadian metallers Anvil played the Tivoli in Buckley for the first time supporting ex Accept vocalist Udo Dirkschneider and to say they gave the headliners a hard act to follow is an understatement and now they return as headliners to a packed out venue on a …

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Anvil – Pounding The Pavement

Another year and another Anvil album to crank up. Pounding The Pavement, their seventeenth studio release due out on January 19th 2018 via Steamhammer/SPV Records follows Anvil Is Anvil, a statement of who they are and they are still blazing a trail their way! Formed by Lips and Robb Reiner, …

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Anvil – Rebellion Bar, Manchester, October 21st 2016.

Now this is the perfect example of how to show respect to your fans! A planned interview with lead vocalist Lips and drummer Robb Reiner from Canadian metallers Anvil resulted in me just talking to Robb Reiner as Lips’ voice was barely a croak and he was worried about doing …

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ANVIL – New video for ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE & October UK Tour announced

***CANADIAN HEAVY METAL ICONS’ ANNOUNCE NEW VIDEO FOR ‘ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE’ & OCTOBER HEADLINE UK TOUR***   Seminal Canadian heavy metal legends Anvil have unveiled a new video for ‘Zombie Apocalypse’, taken from their highly acclaimed new studio album ‘Anvil Is Anvil’, and confirmed a major European tour for October and …

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Anvil – Buckley Tivoli, 16/04/2016

Sandwiched in between opening band I.C.O.N and headliners UDO, Anvil did what they do best and that was to entertain an appreciative crowd with their proto speed metal. Unfortunately they have only been allotted 45 minutes on these 6 UK dates after being allowed an hour previously on this tour …

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Anvil – Anvil Is Anvil

Anvil Is Anvil. Not just the title of their forthcoming 16th studio album but a statement of intent. Due for release on February 26th 2016 via Steamhammer Records it shows the Canadian power metal trio in a rich vein of songwriting form carried on from their resurgence which resulted in …

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ANVIL – New Studio Album ‘ANVIL IS ANVIL’ released Feb 26th on SPV + tour dates

Seminal Canadian Heavy Metallers Anvil are set to release their rousing, fist-pumping new studio album ‘Anvil Is Anvil’ on Steamhammer / SPV on February 26thas a Digipak CD, (containing a bonus track and poster), as a high class double gatefold clear vinyl LP (with CD in paper sleeve), plus download. …

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Anvil Offer Once-In-A-Lifetime PledgeMusic Fan Opportunities

Canadian cult metal act ANVIL is back! Striving to bypass the labels that have stood between the band and fans for years, ANVIL is creating their new record Anvil Is Anvil with a direct-to-fan approach in mind. Recently, the band teamed up with PledgeMusic to assure that fan connection, but …

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LORDS OF MERCY Announce Upcoming Tour Dates with ANVIL

Formed in 2011, Asbury Music Award-nominees LORDS OF MERCY hark back to the early days of thrash metal, hailing from the hub of the East Coast heavy music scene. In addition, LORDS OF MERCY are connected to the notable New Jersey musical grassroots organization Old Bridge Metal Militia, which paved …

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Maverick – Interview with David Balfour (vocals)

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With the Northern Ireland rock and metal scene on somewhat of a high at the moment – no fewer than six bands from this small part of the world performed at the recent Hard Rock Hell, leading to rumours that next year’s event may be moved to Belfast – the …

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Anvil interview, Cathouse, Glasgow 28th July 2013

Prior to Anvils show at the Glasgow Cathouse i was given the chance to interview Robb Reiner and Lips to  talk about their new album Hope In Hell and their current tour as well as other topics. AnvilGlasJuly2013             .           …

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