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ANVIL will be doing an in store performance and signing at Sunrise Records on 336 Yonge Street in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on September 22, 2009 at 6PM. click
here for details.

ANVIL will be appearing on an upcoming episode of The Tonight Show. The band will perform “Metal On Metal” and get couch time with Conan O’Brien. The episode will air on October 6, 2009. Read the press release.

Anvil! The Story Of Anvil will be released on DVD in North America on
October 6, 2009. It has been out on DVD and Blu-ray in the UK since June 15, 2009. Click here for more information.

Metal Mind Productions is re-releasing PAST AND PRESENT – LIVE IN CONCERT on CD digipack on September 21, 2009. It is limtted to 2000 copies and will be released worldwide except for USA, Canada, South & Central America.


THIS IS THIRTEEN will be released in the USA on CD and vinyl on September 15, 2009 by VH1 Classic Records. As a bonus, the CD will contain the newly record “Thumb Hang” while the collectible double vinyl LP will contain re-recorded versions of Anvil classics “Metal on Metal” and “666″. Click here to for the press release (PDF format). The CD has also just been released in
Australia by Liberator Music on September 4, 2009 and contains ALL THREE bonus tracks.

The newly record “Thumb Hang” can be heard on ANVIL’s MySpace page.

Pre-order the US CD of THIS IS THIRTEEN from Newbury Comics and get a limited autographed CD Booklet with purchase.

ANVIL’s “Burning Bridges” can be heard in the movie, The Final Destination. The song is from THIS IS THIRTEEN.

ANVIL have recorded a cover of The Who‘s “Slip Kid” for FX‘s Sons Of Anarchy. The song features Franky Perez of Scars On Broadway on vocals. The song was heard in the first episode of season two. The song is also part of the “Sons Of Anarchy: North Country” soundtrack EP which is available from iTunes. They will also make a cameo in the second episode of season two which airs September 15, 2009 at 10:00PM.

ANVIL will be performing in an upcoming episode of VH1 Classic‘s
That Metal Show. Check here for details and a chance to attend the taping of the show.

The trade paperback book Anvil! The Story Of Anvil is now available. It can be ordered from Amazon. Note that the hardcover is still available and can be ordered from Amazon or directly from Transworld Publishers.
The regular paperback will be released October 27, 2009.

Check out the Anvil! The Story Of Anvil book site. You can even read the first 30 pages.

The Official ANVIL Web Store has added a hip pack to it’s catalogue.

ANVIL will be performing at the Soundwave Festival in Australia in February 2010. Check the tour dates page for details.

ANVIL will be doing an instore performance and signing at Vintage Vinyl in
Fords, New Jersey, USA on September 27, 2009 at 2:00PM. A free screening of Anvil! The Story Of Anvil will also take place there on September 25, 2009 at 7:00PM.

Two ANVIL songs will be included on the soundtrack to the upcoming video game Br�tal Legend. The game is being released in October 2009 by
Electronic Arts for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 and will include “March Of The Crabs” and “Tag Team” (both from METAL ON METAL) on the soundtrack.

ANVIL will be guests on a portion of Saxon‘s
Battalions Of Steel – 30th Anniversary Tour in November 2009 in the UK. Check the Tour Dates page for details.

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