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Philip Anselmo

Philip Anselmo

Real/full name:
Philip Hansen Anselmo
55 (born Jun 30th, 1968)
Place of birth:
United States (New Orleans, Louisiana)


Philip Hansen "Phil" Anselmo is an American musician who is best known as the lead singer for the groove metal band Pantera. He is currently the frontman for the Louisiana-based metal act Down, and a somewhat solo project called Philip H. Anselmo & the Illegals. He was the guitarist in hardcore punk act Arson Anthem, who are currently on hiatus. He is also the owner of Housecore Records.

In ...


Phil appeared as a guest vocalist on the Anal Cunt album 40 More Reasons to Hate Us. He also appeared as a guest vocalist on Vision of Disorder's song "By the River" off their album Imprint.

He was married to Stephanie Weinstein from 2001 to 2004.

He is the brother of Rebecca Colclough.

In 1992, photographer John Kaplan won the Pulitzer Prize for Feature Photography "for his photographs ...

Bill & Phil

Guitars, Bass, Keyboards, Piano, Percussion, Vocals (backing) (2015-present)

Body and Blood

Vocals, Guitars (acoustic) (1989-present)


Vocals, Guitars (additional) (1991-1996, 1999-2002, 2006-present)

1992 1992 Demos (Demo) Vocals
1995 Lifer (Single) Vocals
1995 Stone the Crow (Single) Vocals
1995 NOLA Vocals, Guitars (track 11), Songwriting (tracks 1-13), Lyrics (tracks 1-13) (as "Philip")
1996 Rehab (Single) Vocals
2002 Ghosts Along the Mississippi (Single) Vocals
2002 Beautifully Depressed (Single) Vocals
2002 Down II: A Bustle in Your Hedgerow... Vocals, Guitars (track 15) (as "Philip")
2007 Beneath the Tides (Single) Vocals, Guitars (additional)
2007 Down III: Over the Under Lyrics, Vocals, Guitars (track 2) (as "Philip")
2007 Mourn (Single) Vocals
2010 Diary of a Mad Band (Live album) Vocals
2012 Witchtripper (Single) Vocals (as "Philip H. Anselmo")
2012 Down IV - Part 1 (EP) Vocals (as "Philip H. Anselmo")
2014 Down IV - Part 2 (EP) Vocals (as "Philip H. Anselmo")
2014 Down IV Part 1 & 2 (Compilation) Vocals (as "Philip H. Anselmo")
(show all)

En Minor

Vocals, Guitars, Percussion (2012-present)

Metal All Stars

Vocals (2013-present)

Metatron Nganga

Vocals (2015-present)


Vocals (1986-2003, 2022-present)

1988 Power Metal Vocals (as "Phil Anselmo")
1990 Cemetery Gates (Single) Vocals
1990 Cowboys from Hell Vocals (as "Phillip Anselmo")
1991 Cowboys from Hell (Video) Vocals
1992 Mouth for War (Single) Vocals
1992 Rock Hard Presents New Metal (Split) Vocals
1992 Light Comes Out of Black (Collaboration) Vocals (backing)
1992 Vulgar Display of Power Vocals
1992 Concrete Music Bloc Volume 10 March '92 (Split) Vocals
1992 For Those About to Rock - Monsters in Moscow (Split video) Vocals
1993 Walk (Single) Vocals
1993 Vulgar Video (Video) Vocals
1993 Feel It to Believe (Split) Vocals
1993 Vulgar Display of Cowboys (Compilation) Vocals
1994 5 Minutes Alone (Single) Vocals
1994 Planet Caravan (Single) Vocals
1994 Hostile Moments 12" (EP) Vocals
1994 RockVideo Monthly - Heavy Metal Releases - Spring 1994 (Split video) Vocals
1994 I'm Broken / Slaughtered (Single) Vocals
1994 Far Beyond Driven Vocals
1994 Alive and Hostile E.P. (EP) Vocals
1995 脳殺ライヴ (Live album) Vocals
1996 The Great Southern Trendkill Vocals (lead)
1996 Becoming (EP) Vocals
1996 Cemetery Gates (Demon Knight Edit) (Split) Vocals
1997 3 - Watch It Go (Video) Vocals
1997 Official Live: 101 Proof (Live album) Vocals
1999 3 Vulgar Videos from Hell (Video) Vocals
2000 Reinventing the Steel Vocals
2001 Extreme Steel Plus (EP) Vocals
2001 Revolution Is My Name (Single) Vocals
2003 The Best of Pantera: Far Beyond the Great Southern Cowboys' Vulgar Hits! (Compilation) Vocals
2003 Reinventing Hell: The Best of Pantera (Compilation) Vocals
2004 Essential Music Videos: Extreme Alternative (Split video) Vocals
2004 Essential Music Videos: Alternative Metal (Split video) Vocals
2006 HiFive (EP) Vocals
2008 Vulgar Display of Power / Far Beyond Driven (Compilation) Vocals
2010 1990-2000: A Decade of Domination (Compilation) Vocals
2010 Cowboys from Hell: The Demos (Compilation) Vocals
2012 Piss (Single) Vocals
2014 The Badge (Split) Vocals
2015 History of Hostility (Compilation) Vocals
2016 The Great Southern Outtakes (Compilation) Vocals
2018 Live at Dynamo Open Air 1998 (Live album) Vocals
(show all)

Philip H. Anselmo & the Illegals

As Philip H. Anselmo:
Vocals (2011-present)

2013 War of the Gargantuas (Split) Vocals
2013 Walk Through Exits Only Vocals
2013 Scion A/V Presents: Housecore Horror Film Festival 2013 EP (EP) Vocals
2018 Choosing Mental Illness as a Virtue Guitars, Vocals


As Philip H. Anselmo:
Vocals (2015-present)

2016 Grey (EP) Vocals (lead), Lyrics
2017 Red (EP) Vocals (lead)
2019 Massacre (Single) Vocals
2020 Black (EP) Vocals, Lyrics



Arson Anthem

As Philip H. Anselmo:
Guitars (2006-2013)

2008 Arson Anthem (EP) Guitars
2010 Insecurity Notoriety Guitars

Christ Inversion

As Anton Crowley:
Guitars, Vocals (backing) (1994-1995)

1994 Obey the Will of Hell (Demo) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
1995 13th Century Luciferian Rites (Demo) Guitars
2008 Christ Inversion (Compilation) Guitars, Vocals (backing)


Vocals, Guitars (1998-2000)


Unknown (1999)


As Anton Crowley:
Guitars (1998-2001)

1998 Holocausto de la morte Guitars
1998 Through Eyes of the Dead (Video) Guitars
2000 Black Blood Vomitorium (EP) Guitars
2001 Reverse Voices of the Dead / Devil Eyes (Split) Guitars
2001 Cannibal Holocaust (EP) Guitars
2003 Kindred of the Dying Kind / Young Burial (Split) Guitars
2005 Draped in Treachery (Split) Guitars

Razor White




Southern Isolation

As Philip H. Anselmo:
Guitars, Vocals

2001 Southern Isolation (EP) Guitars


As Philip H. Anselmo:
Vocals (2014-2019)

2016 Caught Up in the Gears of Application Vocals, Guitars

Superjoint Ritual

Vocals, Guitars (1993-2004)

1995 Demo 95 (Demo) Vocals, Guitars
1997 Demo 97 (Demo) Vocals, Guitars
2002 Use Once and Destroy Vocals, Guitars
2002 Live in Dallas, TX 2002 (Video) Vocals
2003 A Lethal Dose of American Hatred Vocals, Guitars
2004 Live at CBGB (Video) Vocals

The Satanic

As Clovenhoof:
Drums, Vocals (backing)

Viking Crown

As Anton Crowley:
Vocals (1994-1999), Guitars, Bass, Drums (1994-2001)

1999 Unorthodox Steps of Ritual (EP) All instruments, Vocals
2000 Innocence from Hell Guitars, Bass, Drums
2001 Banished Rhythmic Hate Guitars, Bass, Drums
2005 Draped in Treachery (Split) Guitars, Bass, Drums


Guitars (2009), Vocals (2016-2017)


Vocals (2017)


As Phil Anselmo:

1998 Volume 8 - The Threat Is Real Vocals (additional) (track 8)

Cattle Decapitation

As Philip H. Anselmo:

2015 The Anthropocene Extinction Narration (track 2)

Cerebral Bore

As Phil Anselmo:

2006 The Dead Flesh Architect (EP) Spoken word intro (track 2)
2012 Horrendous Acts of Iniquity (Single) Spoken word intro
2014 Carcass / Cerebral Bore (Split) Spoken word intro


1993 Crowbar Vocals (backing)
1996 Broken Glass Vocals (backing)


As Philip H. Anselmo:

2019 Thorax Hallways Vocals (track 10)


2000 Time Is Mine / Goodbye Lament (Single) Vocals (track 1)
2000 Iommi Vocals, Arrangements (track 4)

King Parrot

2020 Nor Is Yours (Single) Vocals (backing) (as "Phil Anselmo")
2020 Holed Up in the Lair (EP) Vocals (backing) (track 3)

Metal Allegiance

As Philip H. Anselmo:

2015 Metal Allegiance Vocals (track 3)


As Phil Anselmo:

2001 Roadkill Extravaganza - A True Roadmovie (Video) Vocals on "Havoc Vulture" (chorus)


As Philip H. Anselmo:

2018 Heir to Despair Vocals (additional) (track 2)

Skid Row

2005 Road Kill (Video) Vocals (track 13)

Soilent Green

1998 Sewn Mouth Secrets Vocals (additional)


As Philip H. Anselmo:

2010 Krush the Enemy Handmade special effects

Arson Anthem

2008 Arson Anthem (EP) Producer, Art direction (as "Philip H. Anselmo")
2010 Insecurity Notoriety Producer (as "Philip H. Anselmo")


1993 Crowbar Producer
1996 Broken Glass Producer
1997 Past and Present (Compilation) Producer (tracks 1, 2, 12)
2000 Sludge: History of Crowbar (Compilation) Producer (tracks 1, 2, 7, 8)


2014 Down IV - Part 2 (EP) Mixing (as "Philip H. Anselmo")


1996 Dopesick Assistance (uncredited)
2012 New Orleans Is the New Vietnam (Single) Mixing (as "Philip H. Anselmo")
2014 Eyehategod Recording (vocals) (as "Philip H. Anselmo")
2016 Eyehategod / Bl'ast (Split) Recording (vocals) (as "Philip H. Anselmo")


2010 The Filth Producer (as "Phil Anselmo")
2012 Husks Recording (as "Philip H. Anselmo")

King Parrot

2015 Dead Set Producer (as "Philip H. Anselmo")

Philip H. Anselmo & the Illegals

2013 War of the Gargantuas (Split) Producer (as "Philip H. Anselmo")
2013 Walk Through Exits Only Layout, Producer (as "Philip H. Anselmo")
2018 Choosing Mental Illness as a Virtue Producer (as "Philip H. Anselmo")


2016 Caught Up in the Gears of Application Producer (as "Philip H. Anselmo")


2016 I-Optikon Producer (as "Philip H. Anselmo")


2010 Krush the Enemy Producer (as "Philip H. Anselmo")
2013 Destroy Mixing, Producer (as "Philip H. Anselmo")
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