Tag Archives: Philip H. Anselmo & the Illegals

Philip H. Anselmo & The Illegals streaming new song “Choosing Mental Illness”

Posted by on November 22, 2017

Philip H. Anselmo & The Illegals are getting ready for their upcoming album Choosing Mental Illness As a Virtue, which will be released on January 26th via Housecore Records. Today (22), the group teamed up with Decibel to premiere the song “Choosing Mental Illness.”   Check out the new song below: Tracklist: “Little Fucking Heroes” […]

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Phil Anselmo has a death metal supergroup, Scour

Posted by on September 30, 2015

Phil Anselmo is one of the busiest men in metal. Even outside of his musical output, he’s got a label (Housecore), a music and film festival (The Housecore Horror Film Festival) and a budding acting career (Metal Grasshopper). When you throw in Down and Superjoint as well as his solo project, Philip H. Anselmo and […]

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Superjoint reunion is a one-off, Phil Anselmo says

Posted by on October 14, 2014

With Halloween fast approaching, that means so is the Housecore Horror Film Festival in Austin, TX. Put on by former Pantera/current Down and Philip H. Anselmo & The Illegals front man Philip Anselmo and best-selling true crime author Corey Mitchell, bands on the bill include Decapitated, EYEHATEGOD, Napalm Death, Voivod, and more. Also scheduled to […]

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Kid who jammed with Phil Anselmo passes away

Posted by on April 30, 2014

When Philip H. Anselmo & the Illegals went on tour last summer, they picked up an extra guitarist to perform a song with them at a show in Tulsa, OK. Through the Make-A-Wish foundation, a young metalhead named Peyton got the chance to get up onstage and play the Pantera classic “Walk” with the band. […]

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Housecore Horror Film Fest announces set times

Posted by on August 13, 2013

While we’ve known the lineup for the annual Housecore Horror Film Fest, the band schedule for the Festival has been released, so now you know how to plan your time in Austin. The festival, organized by Philip H. Anselmo and Metal Sucks writer Corey Mitchell, will take place October 24 -27 across four different venues in Austin, […]

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Phil Anselmo was ‘down’ with playing a surprise show

Posted by on August 1, 2013

Yesterday, (30) Phil Anselmo & the Illegals officially kicked off their Technicians of Distortion tour in Oklahoma, but the day before the group played a surprise pre-tour show at Columbia Street Rock & Blues in Covington, Louisiana. From the sound of it, Phil was able to keep his voice sounding just like it does on Walk Through Exits […]

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Metal By Numbers 7/31: Metalcore gets back to its Roots

Posted by on July 31, 2013

It’s a slow week for album sales, with only three albums selling over 40,000. However, it’s a big win for We Came as Romans, whose third album, Tracing Back Roots, has a monster first week. For a band whose first album came out not even four years ago, they’ve quickly established themselves. Elsewhere, Mike Portnoy’s new band […]

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Interview: Philip Anselmo Talks Solo Album, Next Down EP

Posted by on July 16, 2013

As the voice of Pantera, Down, Superjoint Ritual and Arson Anthem, Philip H. Anselmo needs no introduction. Yet somehow it’s taken him 45 years to come out with a solo project that bears his name. Walk Through Exits Only, under the name of Philip H. Anselmo and the Illegals, was released today (16), and it’s as […]

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The Phil Anselmo Album Cover Reminds Us Of Another Phil

Posted by on July 15, 2013

Tomorrow, you’re going to want to make your way to an internet or retail store near you, as Phil Anselmo – no, make that Philip H. Anselmo, releases his first-ever solo album. We spoke with Phil about that album, Walk Through Exits Only, (which is technically by Philip H. Anselmo & the Illegals), and will be […]

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