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Old 12-12-2011, 08:28 PM
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This.

The Anvil movie deserved to be about a better band. Should've been Saxon, Riot, or King's X.
yes, Yes and MORE YES!
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Old 12-13-2011, 02:08 AM
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I've been enjoying Anvil more recently
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Old 12-13-2011, 04:51 AM
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If you don't like Anvil, you don't like real heavy metal.

Listen to their song "Free as the wind." It will make anyone proud to be a metalhead.

Anyone who opposes Anvil will get their thumbs hanged.
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Old 12-13-2011, 04:55 AM
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If you don't like Anvil, you don't like real heavy metal.
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Old 12-13-2011, 04:58 AM
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And there's already been a Saxon documentary.
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Old 12-13-2011, 05:19 AM
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If you don't like Anvil, you don't like real heavy metal.

Listen to their song "Free as the wind." It will make anyone proud to be a metalhead.

Anyone who opposes Anvil will get their thumbs hanged.
Everyone is entitled to their opinion but I honestly don't get all the hate for Anvil. I thought the movie was really good but it seems like what a lot of you got out of it was:
"why don't people care about us anymore? aren't we entitled to be rich and famous cause we're in a band "
I saw the movie as an inspirational story about two guys who would never give up no matter how shitty things got. I enjoy some of Anvil's music and it seems to me like people only hate on them cause of the movie.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s8Wy4Qn88qY
^ Forget about the movie for 1 second and tell me, is this really that shitty?

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Old 12-13-2011, 05:25 AM
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Well then I guess I don't like metal. Thank you for making me realize the last 23 years i've spent listening to metal was for nothing since I don't like Anvil. That documentary may as well been made for maiden33's band. They probably got a bigger following than Anvil at this point.
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Old 12-13-2011, 05:33 AM
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Listen to their song "Free as the wind." It will make anyone proud to be a metalhead.


That is definitely one of Anvil's best! The main riff of that song reminds me of Iron Maiden and the song has non-stop soloing
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Old 12-13-2011, 06:16 AM
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If you don't like Anvil, you don't like real heavy metal.

Listen to their song "Free as the wind." It will make anyone proud to be a metalhead.

Anyone who opposes Anvil will get their thumbs hanged.
They actually do have some great songs, they're just all on different albums
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Old 12-13-2011, 06:17 AM
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And there's already been a Saxon documentary.
Which sucked.
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