Full Metal Package in Otttawa

The Ottawa XPress– March 8, 2007

Anvil’s power tools: Lips, licks and live shows

Lips from Anvil

What do a sober woman and Toronto’s heavy metal legends Anvil have in common? Both turned down Lemmy from Motörhead!

Mid-tour in Toronto, 1983, Motörhead’s guitarist Eddie Clarke quit the band and Lemmy asked Lips (Steve Kudlow), Anvil’s frontman, to fill in. It seemed like a natural request given that both bands play heavy metal music that shakes the place, blows back your hair and caves in your face. Read more…

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