Metallic I.O.U. - CD NEW Format: CD Artist: The Hangmen (Metal) Runtime: Not Available Retail Price: $12.95 TRACKS
1. Downtown
2. Bliss
3. Broke, Drunk and Stoned
4. Bent
5. Shoot
6. Loners, Junkies and Liquor Stores
7. I Luv U
8. Is That All There Is?
9. Russian Roulette
10. Blue Light The Hangmen: Bryan Small (vocals, guitar); Jimmy James (guitar, harmonica); Laura "Lucky" Bennett (bass, background vocals); Dino Guerrero (drums).
Additional personnel: Jimmy Sloan (slide guitar, background vocals); Rami Jaffee (piano, Moog synthesizer); Paul III (bass); Jonathan Paley (percussion); Patty Lagana (background vocals).
Personnel: Jimmy James (guitar, harp); Jimmy Sloan (slide guitar); Rami Jaffee (piano); Jonathan Paley (percussion).
Recording information: King Sound & Pictures, Fairfax Delta, L.A. CA.
Surprised these guys are still around. I remember seeing them in 1988 at the Palomino in their home L.A., opening for the late Screaming Jay Hawkins. They had a big buzz going, playing dirty rock 'n' roll that mixed the Dolls/Heartbreakers, Stones, Stooges, Aerosmith, and AC/DC. They soon signed to Capitol and released a neutered eponymous LP in 1989, becoming the 10,000th band to suddenly "have their guts ripped out of them" (their description)-i.e., sold out the minute they
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