V8 WANKERS To Release “Iron Crossroads” April 15th
V8 WANKERS TO RELEASE “IRON CROSSROADS” APRIL 15, 2011 IN NORTH AMERICA ON SPV/STEAMHAMMER
German beer for breakfast rockers V8 WANKERS will release their sixth album “Iron Crossroads” worldwide through Steamhammer / SPV. The album will receive its North America release on May 15th. The album was produced by Tommy Newton (well known for his work with Bands like Helloween, Terry Hoax, Guano Apes, UFO and many others) and the band sounds better and fresher than ever before. Big-Blog-Motor Rock at its best.
In the year 2000 the V8 WANKERS founded the band in Offenbach, Germany. Shortly after their formation the band performed their first live gigs with Skew Siskin and Rose Tattoo.
2002 saw the release of the V8 WANKERS debut album “Blown Action Rock”. The albums’ release was supported with extensive touring including a show where they shared the main stage of the “Bizarre Festival” in Germany with Turbonegro. This year also saw the band playing shows in Croatia with hard rock legends Motorhead.
2003 and 2004 were busy years for the V8 WANKERS as their released their second album “Autmotive Rampage” and re-released their first album with bonus material. Over the next few years, the band recorded 3 more albums and toured extensively through Europe.
2011 starts a new chapter in the story of the V8 WANKERS. The band signed to SPV/Steamheammer and will see the release of their sixth album “Iron Crossroads” The album will be released in CD, Digital and Double LP Format. The LP will include two exclusive bonus tracks.
1.) Sworn To Fun Second To None
3.) Lone Wolf No Club
4.) I Am The Kind Of Guy Who Gets Away With Murder
5.) Iron Crossroads
6.) Your Name
7.) Sweet Blood
8.) You Hate Me I Am So Glad
9.) Dirty Old Man
10.)SBM (Stop Bugging Me)
11.)Give It To Me
13.)Ride The Rocket
14.)Live By Rock n Roll Die By Rock n Roll
Lutz Vegas – Vocals
Schmuddel – Guitar
Blind Ferenc – Guitar
Marc De Vil – Bass
David Green – Drums
Blown Action Rock – 2002
Automotive Rampage – 2003
The Demon Tweak – 2005
Hell On Wheels – 2007
Foxtail Testimonial – 2010
Iron Crossroads – 2011