, the biggest German online portal for musicians, recently conducted an interview with guitarist Satchel
(a.k.a. Russ Parrish
) of Los Angeles glam-metal jokesters STEEL PANTHER
. You can now watch the chat below.STEEL PANTHER
's first-ever DVD, "British Invasion"
, sold 3,300 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 2 on Billboard's Top Music Videos chart. Recorded with 16 cameras in pristine HD over a two-year period, the disc chronicles STEEL PANTHER
's legendary live show that the band has come to be known for. Beginning in March 2010 at the band's sold-out concert at Brixton Academy in London during their highly successful "Feel The Steel"
tour, the DVD feaures some of the group's most memorable hits, including "Asian Hooker"
, "Community Property"
, "The Shocker"
and "Stripper Girl"
, in a way never seen before. Included in the package is a laugh-out-loud documentary that follows the band backstage and on their tour that is not to be missed. The deluxe box set includes two DVDs — one with the full show and one with the documentary — deleted scenes and five songs from Download Festival
2012. The packaging also includes a 16-page color book. "British Invasion"
was directed and produced by award-winning director Daniel E. Catullo III
) and was mixed by Jay Ruston
, who worked with the band on both of their previous records. STEEL PANTHER
was, for a long time, rock's best-kept secret: a cult legend on the L.A. scene. But in recent years due to the success of their albums (both debuted at #1 on the Billboard Comedy Album Charts) and live shows, the band has enjoyed huge acclaim from fans and peers alike. At sold-out shows in Hollywood and Las Vegas, STEEL PANTHER
has been joined on stage by rock and roll icons such as Steven Tyler
, Paul Stanley
, Corey Taylor
, Tom Morello
of RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE
, and Chester Bennington
of LINKIN PARK