Tag Archives: Anvil

Metal By Numbers 6/12: Like Clockwork, Here’s A Number One Rock Record

Posted by on June 12, 2013

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. As you may or may not have heard by now, Queens Of The Stone Age have a number 1 album. There’s a bit more to the story than that too. According to Billboard, …Like […]

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Metal By Numbers 6/5: The Devil Put Album Sales Here

Posted by on June 5, 2013

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. It’s one of those weeks where it looks like everybody put out an album. We’ve got a lot of debuts this week, and while we can’t say we’re surprised that Alice In Chains ended […]

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Photos: Anvil At Brooklyn’s Knitting Factory, 5-30-13

Posted by on June 4, 2013

Last week, Anvil released album number 15, Hope In Hell, via The End Records. And last Thursday (May 30), the Canadian metal legends made their way to the Knitting Factory in Brooklyn for a headlining show, which also saw sets from Iraq’s Acrassicauda and NJ’s Lords Of Mercy. Weren’t able to make it out for […]

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New & Noteworthy May 28: When The Sun Rose Again

Posted by on May 28, 2013

The improbable return of Alice in Chains on 2009’s Black Gives Way to Blue remains one of the best comeback stories in rock and metal’s history. So many bands in the past have disbanded after a member passes away, and who can blame them? With such loss and pain lingering in both their personal and […]

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Anvil Streaming New Album ‘Hope In Hell’ In Its Entirety

Posted by on May 21, 2013

Did you love hearing Anvil’s new song “Mankind Machine”? Then stream the Canadian thrashers’ new album Hope In Hell in its entirety before it’s released on May 28 over at Loudwire.

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Exclusive: Listen To Anvil’s New Song, “Mankind Machine”

Posted by on May 10, 2013

Many metal fans first learned about Anvil via the 2008 documentary Anvil! The Story of Anvil. However, guitarist/vocalist Steve “Lips” Kudlow and drummer Robb Reiner have been recording and touring together now for well over three decades now. And on May 28, the Canadian thrash legends will release their 15th studio album (also their first […]

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Auction Items For Old Bridge Metal Militia/Fundraiser Include Slayer Bass

Posted by on May 9, 2013

The metal community is still reeling from last week’s loss of Slayer guitarist Jeff Hanneman. And the general New Jersey/New York area is still feeling repercussions from superstorm Sandy six months later. This Saturday (11) is the Old Bridge Metal Militia reunion and benefit for hurricane victims presented by Jon and Marsha Zazula in Freehold, […]

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He Had A Dream: Jon Zazula Assembles All Star Lineup For Sandy Relief

Posted by on April 23, 2013

Jon Zazula, or Jonny Z, as he’s better known, is metal royalty. As the owner of East Brunswick record store Rock’n Roll Heaven in the early ’80s, he fell into tape trading and co-founded Megaforce Records with his wife Marsha to put out music by a band he’d helped discover via tape trading called Metallica. […]

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Anvil Filming A Second Documentary, Attempting To Throw A Peace Concert In Israel

Posted by on March 30, 2012

Thanks to the 2008 documentary Anvil: The Story of Anvil, the Canadian metal trio were given a major boost in popularity. And now it appears that Anvil are about to star in yet another documentary. In an interview with MusicFrenzy.net earlier this week, drummer Robb Reiner and frontman Steve “Lips” Kudlow confirmed that there will […]

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Refused Frontman Recording “Metal On Metal” Cover With Anvil?

Posted by on March 6, 2012

Frontman Dennis Lyxzén has been busy as of late since reuniting with Refused. However, it looks like the hardcore singer found some time to work with unlikely collaborators. Earlier today, Lyxzén revealed via tweet that he is working with Bob Cornelius Rifo of Italian dance punk outfit The Bloody Beetroots and Canada’s very own Anvil, saying: […]

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