TIGERTAILZ: 'Bezerk' And 'Banzai' Reissues Detailed

TIGERTAILZ, the Welsh band that would prove to be Britain's only real serious contenders in the '80s glam rock stakes, will reissue their classic "Bezerk" and "Banzai" albums on May 23 via Sanctuary Records.

Both albums have been re-mastered in Sanctuary Studios and "sound fantastic," according to a posting on the band's web site. "Also, there's new artwork designed Pepsi Tate [bass]! The front covers look similar but have been enhanced while the 'Banzai' cover has been completely re-drawn by Pepsi. The inside sleeves are totally different from the originals with loads of unreleased photos and amazing new drawings. Both albums also feature a new bonus tracks taken from the original 'Wazbones' sessions (1992) that were never released. And, if that wasn't enough, there's a special message in 'Bezerk' from the Ghoul himself Wednesday 13 [MURDERDOLLS]."

The track listing for the "Bezerk" reissue is as follows:

01. Sick Sex
02. Love Bomb Baby
03. I Can Fight Dirty Too
04. Noise Level Critical
05. Heaven
06. Love Overload
07. Action City
08. Twist & Shake
09. Squeeze It Dry
10. Call of The Wild
11. Love Junkie (Bonus Track)

The track listing for the "Banzai" reissue is as follows:

01. Murderess
02. Living Without You
03. Million Dollar Smile
04. She'z Too Hot
05. Creeping Death
06. Nine Livez
07. Peace Sellz
08. For A Few Dollarz More
09. Taking the Pain
10. Love Can Kill (Bonus Track)

In other news, "it is looking highly likely that the TAILZ will do some live dates later this year," according to a post on the group's web site. "The band are in discussions with promoters to do a few selective shows — possibly with a U.S. band. The dates look likely to be in the U.K. & Europe at the moment but the band are also considering a few (3-5) shows in the U.S."


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