MÖTLEY CRÜE/BRIDES OF DESTRUCTION bassist Nikki Sixx has posted the following message in the "Rock'n'Roll Diary" section of CRÜE's official web site:"The first BRIDES shows went really well. We walked onstage sans intro tape, effects, or anything — just cold and raw. It was announced that a local band was playing and that's all the crowd knew. All we knew was MUDVAYNE's audience might be as open us to how I've seen CRÜEheads in the past to other bands — in other words, 'Prove it, 'cause we're not here to see you.' We came out with 'Hellraisers Ball' [originally written and recorded by L.A. GUNS] and it's a real power punch to the jaw. By the 2nd song kids were filing down from the back and the balcony. By the third song, there was a nice mosh-pit that grew and grew. These shows were for us musically, not egotistically, but it feels good to have seen 14-21-year-olds fucking lose the mind to our brand of music... It's a good sign, I would assume… The BRIDES' newer music is faster and harder and it feels natural to us. "The band isn't rehearsing or recording until January 3rd. We're gonna demo a bunch of new stuff then, and book 7-10 shows in late January/February to work out all the songs before we record (hopefully the album). We plan on cutting the album live off the floor. We refuse to sit in the studio and let the music get bloated and polished. "I hope a couple of you who really wanted to got in, got in. I know the shows were mostly sold out. We're gonna look at the video we shot, and if it's half decent, we'll post a song or two so you can see the BRIDES getting de-virginized."
To comment on a BLABBERMOUTH.NET story or review, you must be logged in to an active personal account on Facebook. Once you're logged in, you will be able to comment. User comments or postings do not reflect the viewpoint of BLABBERMOUTH.NET and BLABBERMOUTH.NET does not endorse, or guarantee the accuracy of, any user comment. To report spam or any abusive, obscene, defamatory, racist, homophobic or threatening comments, or anything that may violate any applicable laws, use the "Report to Facebook" and "Mark as spam" links that appears next to the comments themselves. To do so, click the downward arrow on the top-right corner of the Facebook comment (the arrow is invisible until you roll over it) and select the appropriate action. You can also send an e-mail to blabbermouthinbox(@)gmail.com with pertinent details. BLABBERMOUTH.NET reserves the right to "hide" comments that may be considered offensive, illegal or inappropriate and to "ban" users that violate the site's Terms Of Service. Hidden comments will still appear to the user and to the user's Facebook friends. If a new comment is published from a "banned" user or contains a blacklisted word, this comment will automatically have limited visibility (the "banned" user's comments will only be visible to the user and the user's Facebook friends).