My friend Lee Pistolero of the Gypsy Pistoleros dropped me a line over the weekend. It seems the band has a lot of exciting projects in the works, including a new CD and DVD. Here's the goods:
The World’s Greatest Flamenco Glam Punk Rumba Rock n Roll Gypsy Kings GYPSY PISTOLEROS have finished recording the mini album Hotel de la Muerte. Produced once more by the legendary and eccentric Joe Gibb (Catatonia, Funeral for a friend, Janes Addiction, The Kinks ,etc.) in Mighty Atom Studios (Wales).
Artist extraordinaire Jo Burgon – Candy Machine Art (Metallica, Led Zeppelin, L.A Guns, Wednesday 13, Metallica, etc.) has designed and illustrated the new album and T-shirt designin a Priest, Hellsing, From Dawn to Dusk, El Mariachi style!!!
Tracks are “Living Down with the Gypsies,”“Walk Through the Shadows,” “Sangre de las Rosas,”“Welcome to the Hotel de la Muerte,” “Son Illusiones.”
The new album Hotel de la Muerte is out October 12th on Bad Reputation Records, accompanied by the triumphant live DVD at Rocklahoma 2009: Ten live tracks will be featured. Gypsy Pistoleros are: Lee Pistolero (vocals), Iggie Pistolero (guitar), Denny Pistolero (drums), Jet Pistolero (bass).
Check out some samples here!