S.E.X. Department posted the following this morning:
We are sorry about ROCK GONE WILD fiasco, we lost our money and weeks of preparation, but the most disappointing thing is, we can’t rock with all r’n'r fans and other bands. We were really looking forward to playing there
and partying with all rock’n'roll soldiers.
S.E.X. DEPARTMENT ( Italy ), STALLION FOUR ( Sweden ), FRANKENSTEIN 3000 ( New Jersey ) and ASHAMED (Kansas) – the open bands of ex ROCK GONE WILD festival decided to unite our
rock’n'roll forces and give to all RGW victims 1 song for free from our old projects, demos or new albums. You can download for free “ROCKERS GONE WILD COMPILATION” now
from the blog on: www.myspace.com/rockersgonewild
- 25th January – Italy – Rome – Jailbreak
( Roma Caput Glam Fest )
- 27th January – Swiss – Uster – Rock City
New glam metal from nearly every country on the planet continues to show up at the Hard Rock Hideout. The new release by the S.E.X. Department from Perris Records is the first that has come from Italy.
The S.E.X. Department has a sound that I would compare to early Motley Crue, mixed with Pretty Boy Floyd. For a three piece band, they have a decent sound.
Something about this release reminds me of the rawness of Motley Crue’s debut. This disc is not as strong as Too Fast For Love, but it is a pretty good cut of glam tunes for these Italian rockers.
Kelly Trash Mendess vocals are not overpowering, but are well suited for the tunes here. The best cuts on this disc are Revenge of the Vampires, Glitter Bitter, Sir Yes Sir and ,S.E.X. Department.
The band’s sound could be greatly enhanced with a second guitar player and more background vocals. That may be all that S.E.X. Department needs to push them over the top. This CD is a solid debut for S.E.X. Department. This disc should be enough to gain them a whole new slew of fans, and help the band build success for a more powerful sophomore effort.
Rating:Out of 10
The video below is the band performing their song, Rock n’ Roll. Check it out!
- Call Me, Baby Call Me
- Drive Me Insane
- Revenge of Vampires
- Rock n’ Roll Never Dies
- One Way Ticket to Rock
- Glitter Bitter
- Sir Yes Sir
- Italian Cowboy
- Rock n’ Roll
- S.E.X. Department
S.E.X. Department is:
Kelly Trash Mendess – Vocals/guitar
Doctor Dok – Bass
Milky Milano – Drums