Finnish gothic metallers THE 69 EYES will release their first-ever live album, "Hollywood Kills - Live At The Whisky A Go Go", on January 16 through Virgin Finland. The track listing is as follows:
01. Introduction by Bam Margera
03. Don't Turn Your Back On Fear
04. Betty Blue
05. Christina Death
06. Crashing High
07. The Chair
09. Feel Berlin
10. Gothic Girl
11. Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams
12. Sister Of Charity
13. Dance d'Amour
14. Framed In Blood
15. Lost Boys
16. I Just Want To Have Something To Do
17. Brandon Lee
Caroline Records has released a deluxe limited-edition THE 69 EYES "Angels" and "Devils" double disc set plus DVD in the U.S.
The latest single release from the "Angels" album is the gothic masterpiece "Ghost" featuring APOCALYPTICA. The CD single also includes "Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams" (2007 version) and the video for "Never Say Die".
"Angels" was released in the UK by Albert Productions. The UK version includes the both video singles. The album is out through Virgin/EMI elsewhere in Europe, through Caroline Records in the USA and through Toshiba/EMI in Japan. The album is an Opendisc with a link to bonus material.
"Angels" has gone well over gold in Finland. It went straight to #1 on the Finnish album chart in its first week of release. "Perfect Skin", the first single release from the CD, entered the Finnish chart at No. 1. The next single, "Never Say Die", was also in the top 10 of the most played songs on the Finnish national radio airplay chart. All THE 69 EYES albums and the DVD "Helsinki Vampires" since 2000's "Blessed Be" have gone gold in Finland; "Paris Kills" and "Devils" have also achieved platinum status.
The first single from "Angels" was "Perfect Skin". The video for the track was directed by Ralf Strathmann and filmed in Hollywood in October 2006. The commercial release of the single was January/February 2007. The additional tracks on the single were live versions of "Devils", "Christina Death" and "I Just Want to Have Something To Do" (RAMONES cover) recorded at Whisky A Go Go in Hollywood in March 2006. The single is an Opendisc with a link to bonus material.
The video for the second single from the album, "Never Say Die", featured a whole bunch of THE 69 EYES' Hollywood-inner-circle party people as well as MySpace's world famous sleaze queen Forbidden. The clip was also directed by Ralf Strathmann and filmed around L.A. in January 2007. The commercially released single also includes a B-side, "Only Fools Don't Fall Once More".
THE 69 EYES completed its second U.S. tour this year in July, with WEDNESDAY 13, NIGHT KILLS THE DAY and FAIR TO MIDLAND also on the bill.
Watch the "Never Say Die" video: