Vince Neil’s Solo Album Out Today, Biography In The Works
June 22, 2010
First Single “Tattoos & Tequila” Moves to Top Ten onMainstream Rock Chart – Book of Same Name Coming September 23rd
Vince Neil, international rock icon, whose unmistakable voice leads some of the greatest rock songs of this generation has released his new solo CD, Tattoos & Tequila today (Eleven Seven Music). The lead single, also titled “Tattoos & Tequila” has moved to Top Ten on the Mainstream Rock chart.
Tattoos & Tequila is a compilation of genre defining hits that have been given the Vince Neil rock renewal treatment. Neil’s refreshed collection of classics consists of nine hand-picked, influential covers including, “No Feelings” (Sex Pistols), “Nobody’s Fault” (Aerosmith), “Bitch Is Back” (Elton John), “Viva Las Vegas,” (Elvis Presley), “He’s A Whore” (Cheap Trick), “Long Cool Woman” (The Hollies), “Another Piece of Meat” (Scorpions), “Who’ll Stop the Rain” (Creedence Clearwater Revival), “AC/DC” (The Sweet) and two new tracks, “Tattoos & Tequila,” the hard rocking first single, and “Another Bad Day,” which was written by Nikki Sixx and was originally to be included on Motley Crue’s 2000 release, New Tattoo.
When not performing, Vince Neil continues to expand and oversee his latest entrepreneurial efforts which include Feelgoods Rock Bar and Grill in West Palm Beach and Las Vegas; Vince Neil Ink, a Las Vegas based tattoo parlor and apparel shop with two locations — one on the Las Vegas strip and one in the Rio Hotel & Casino; Tres Rios tequila, a high quality, authentic Mexican tequila created from the finest Agave in Guadalajara Mexico; The Skylar Neil Memorial Foundation (www.skylarneil.org), a tribute to Vince’s daughter whom he lost to cancer in 1995 which has raised over $2 million to help combat childhood cancer and his latest venture, Vince Neil Aviation, a luxury air charter service providing the rock n’ roll commute on either his Lear 35 or Hawker 700 jets. A tell all book also titled Tattoos & Tequila (Grand Central Publishing) is scheduled to be released on September 23rd. For more information on Vince Neil, please visit www.vinceneil.net.
Vince recently partnered with the Las Vegas Hilton to open the Vince Neil Tres Rios Cantina. The grand opening and VIP party took place Saturday, June 12th and was hosted by celebrity writer, Robin Leach. Robin Leach also presented Vince Neil with Mayor Oscar B. Goodman’s proclamation of “Vince Neil Tattoos & Tequila Day” for June 12th in Vince’s adopted hometown of Las Vegas, NV. Prior to the unveiling of the Cantina, Robin Leach moderated a panel featuring Vince Neil, Ben Greenberg, Senior Editor of Grand Central Publishing, which will release Neil’s book in September, Reisha Roopchand, General Manager at Tres Rios Beverage Group, Co., who’ve partnered with Vince on the Tres RiosTequila line and Ken Ciancimino, Las Vegas Hilton Executive Vice-President.
1) “Tattoos & Tequila” (original track)
2) “He’s A Whore” (Cheap Trick)
3) “AC/DC” (The Sweet)
4) “Nobody’s Fault” (Aerosmith)
5) “Another Bad Day” (original track)
6) “No Feelings” (Sex Pistols)
7) “Long Cool Women” (The Hollies)
8) “Another Piece of Meat” (Scorpions)
9) “Who’ll Stop The Rain” (Creedence Clearwater Revival)
10) “Viva Las Vegas” (Elvis Presley)
11) “Bitch Is Back” (Elton John)