SPIDERS & SNAKES MAKING NEW MOVES AS 2007 COMES TO A CLOSE:
December 13, 2007
Los Angeles glitter and glam rockheroes Spiders & Snakes are celebrating the release of their new’Melodrama’, album on Corporate Punishment Records (distributed by KochEntertainment) by making a few waves to close out 2007 and kick the newyear off in grand style!
The band has three songs, “Friends Like You”, “Shoot Me Down” and a coverof the Bay City Rollers’ classic “Yesterday’s Hero” featured on CleopatraRecords’ DIGITAL-ONLY release, “Metal School 101′, which currently a topseller on iTunes.
They are set to perform at the annual Cleopatra Records Christmas Partyheld on December 19, 2007 at The Viper Room on the Sunset Strip inHollywood, CA alongside such artists as Jetboy, Blackboard Jungle,Peppermint Creeps, Dr. Know and more! This will be the band’s lastperformance of the year.
Spiders & Snakes’ Lizzie Grey and Timothy Jay were recently featured inthe Chrome Dreams DVD release, “Duns N’ Roses: 2 Classic Albums UnderReview: Use Your Illusion I and II”. The duo were interviewed about theimpact that Guns N’ Roses had on the Hollywood, California music scene andalso Lizzie Grey’s personal involvement with the various GNR bandmembers.Drummer, Jay, gives his take as well on the Guns N’ Roses phenomena -having been part of the infamous band London with Spiders & Snakes co -founder Lizzie Grey (London at one time or another featured Izzy Stradlin,Steven Adler and Slash), Tim also worked during the day at bothCapitol-EMI and Metal Blade Records in the GNR era, ironically havingpreviously interfaced professionally with Lonn Friend and Malcolm Domewhom are also featured in this documentary film. Snippets of the newSpiders & Snakes song “Shoot Me Down” (from the brand new album’Melodrama’) were used by the producers of the film as background music inthis unauthorized documentary film.
Lastly, Spiders & Snakes will be a part of the special ‘Hollywood Rocks’triple vinyl album released in early 2008 through Cleopatra Records. Therelease will be a limited run of only 500 hand-numbered and colouredcopies designed in a custom, hand-packaged boxset. The label hand-pickedthe rare Spiders & Snakes track “The End of Marylou” (from their 1991debut EP ‘Arachnomania’) for this set.
What’s next for Spiders & Snakes? First a music video is in the works withfamed director/producer David Sterling from the Sterling FilmFactory(Gothic Vampires from Hell, The Curse of Lizzy Borden) on a trackto be named later. In January 2008 the band will be signing autographs atthe NAMM show in Anaheim, California at the Cleopatra Records booth andwill be performing as part of a live concert series at a venue TBA as partof the NAMM Concert Events.. The band has also scheduled a last minuteperformance for this Saturday,Dec. 15th at Club Vodka / The KnittingFactory in Hollywood, CA. The band’s set time will be at 7:00pm sharp.
For more information, please visit www.spidersandsnakes.com andwww.myspace.com/spidersandsnakes
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