That is a weird but cool lineup. You're spot on about Lips' stage presence/attitude. He's just the happiest guy ever, and that's why Anvil is so much fun, even if the music is simple and relatively unoriginal at this point.
10/10 - Sabaton/Amon Amarth (?)
10/17 - Satan
10/18 - King Diamond
11/7 - Artillery/Onslaught
11/27 - DTA/Obituary/Massacre