Chris Holmes – The Decline Of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years

This is an aerial of the house where W.A.S.P. guitarist Chris Holmes filmed his interview in the pool for "The Decline Of Western Civilization Part II:  The Metal Years."

This is an aerial of the house where W.A.S.P. guitarist Chris Holmes filmed his interview in the pool for “The Decline Of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years.”

7476 Hillside Ave., Los Angeles, CA.

Perhaps the most memorable scene in the documentary, The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years, was Chris Holmes’ poolside interview. Holmes, the guitarist for W.A.S.P. was filmed lounging in the pool, fully dressed and quite intoxicated with his mother looking on. During the course of the interview, Holmes admitted he was an alcoholic while guzzling a bottle of vodka. The home belonged to record executive Miles Copeland.

Required Listening:

  1. I Wanna Be Somebody
  2. On Your Knees
  3. Wild Child
  4. The Last Command
  5. 9.5 – N.A.S.T.Y.

 

Chris Holmes in "The Decline Of Western Civilization Part II:  The Metal Years."

Chris Holmes in “The Decline Of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years.”

 

The house and pool where Chris Holmes filmed his interview for "The Decline of Western Civilization, Part II:  The Metal Years."

The house and pool where Chris Holmes filmed his interview for “The Decline of Western Civilization, Part II: The Metal Years.”

 

Chris Holmes and his mother in "The Decline Of Western Civilization, Part II:  The Metal Years."

Chris Holmes and his mother in “The Decline Of Western Civilization, Part II: The Metal Years.”

 

Map of the house where Chris Holmes filmed his interview for "The Decline of Western Civilization, Part II:  The Metal Years."

Map of the house where Chris Holmes filmed his interview for “The Decline of Western Civilization, Part II: The Metal Years.”