PHIL ANSELMO Talks JUDAS PRIEST Influence - "I Would Sing The Entire Unleashed In The East Live Record, Two Times Through Before My Folks Got Home From Work"

August 8, 2013, 5 years ago

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Legendary metal vocalist Phil Anselmo (PHILIP H. ANSELMO & THE ILLEGALS, DOWN, ex-PANTERA) was interviewed by Fox News in Western Michigan while in town for a show this week. Phil talks about his tour, influences and passion for originality.

"There's no denying the JUDAS PRIEST influence, and ROB HALFORD being the quintessential heavy metal lead singer. I would sing the entire Unleashed In The East live Judas Priest record, two times through before my folks got home from work or whatever, just to make sure I was getting the pipes warm."

Watch the video interview below:

Catch Philip H. Anselmo & The Illegals on tour with special guests WARBEAST and AUTHOR & PUNISHER. Remaining dates are as follows:


9 - Royal Oak Music Theatre - Royal Oak, MI
10 - Danforth Music Hall - Toronto, ON
11 - Heavy MTL Festival - Montreal, QC
13 - The Palladium - Worcester, MA
14 - Upstate Concert Hall - Clifton Park, NY
16 - Best Buy Theatre - New York, NY
17 - Union Transfer - Philadelphia, PA
18 - The Fillmore - Silver Spring, MD
20 - The Masquerade - Heaven Stage, Atlanta, GA

BraveWords' review of Walk Through Exits Only can be found here.

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