Anvil at Giants Stadium, 2009 (more by Bao Nguyen)

Canadian metal underdogs, dildo-weilders (see above pic) and documentary subjects Anvil have only a handful of dates scheduled for this summer, and all but one is a European festival. The lottery winner? NYC at Knitting Factory on Thursday (5/30) and tickets are on sale. Another documentary-subject, Acrassicauda, will open, as well as Lords of Mercy.

All Anvil dates are below. Vibrators not included.


May 30 Knitting Factory Brooklyn, NY
Jul 27 Steelhouse Festival Ebbw Vale, United Kingdom
Aug 02 Wacken Festival Wacken, Germany
Aug 10 Getaway Festival Gavle, Sweden

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