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Anvil

Country of origin:
Canada
Location:
Toronto, Ontario
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1981
Genre:
Heavy/Power Metal
Lyrical themes:
Love, Heavy Metal, Sex, Life
Current label:
Steamhammer
Years active:
1978-1981 (as Lips), 1981-present
Left to right: Robb, Lips, Sal Italiano

Started in 1978 as Lips, and released their first album independently under that name, but changed it after signing to Attic Records to avoid confusion with disco act Lipps, Inc. The debut album was then re-released under the new name.

Anvil have a tradition of giving all of their albums alliterated three-word titles.

A documentary about the band ...
Current
Robb Reiner Drums (1981-present)
See also: ex-Lips
Steve "Lips" Kudlow Guitars, Vocals (1981-present)
See also: ex-Lips
Chris Robertson Bass (2014-present)
Past
Ian Dickson Bass (1981-1993)
See also: ex-Lips
Dave Allison Guitars, Vocals (1981-1989)
See also: ex-Lips
Sebastian Marino Guitars (1989-1995)
See also: ex-Ramrod, ex-Overkill, ex-Liege Lord (live)
Mike Duncan Bass (1993-1996)
Ivan Hurd Guitars (1995-2007)
Glenn Five Bass, Vocals (1996-2012)
See also: Midnight Malice (live)
Sal Italiano Bass (2012-2014)
See also: The Nightmare Stage (live), ex-Cities, Live After Death
Robb Reiner Drums (1981-present)
See also: ex-Lips
Steve "Lips" Kudlow Guitars, Vocals (1981-present)
See also: ex-Lips
Chris Robertson Bass (2014-present)
Ian Dickson Bass (1981-1993)
See also: ex-Lips
Dave Allison Guitars, Vocals (1981-1989)
See also: ex-Lips
Sebastian Marino Guitars (1989-1995)
See also: ex-Ramrod, ex-Overkill, ex-Liege Lord (live)
Mike Duncan Bass (1993-1996)
Ivan Hurd Guitars (1995-2007)
Glenn Five Bass, Vocals (1996-2012)
See also: Midnight Malice (live)
Sal Italiano Bass (2012-2014)
See also: The Nightmare Stage (live), ex-Cities, Live After Death
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Added on: 2002-07-21 03:42:42 Last modified on: 2014-08-18 15:25:00
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