Did you guys ever do Sunset Strip scene in L. I purchased the vinyl and took it home with me. Neither are the case really. Which band s did you enjoy playing alongside the most? Sleaze Roxx: Tell me about the name Diamond Rexx. I got away from it for a while.
In 1989, the band signed to the independent Red Light Records, where they released their second album Rated Rexx in 1990. It was funny…he was coming out to another show and I had contact with him at that point. Me and the guitarist S. American Band 3:12 By 1989 S. That says a lot about the resilience of the band.
Led by the sinister sneer of Nasti Habits, Diamond Rexx's second full-length album is a bit heavier than their debut. Every 20 years they will resurrect and demand a sacrifice or the entire village will suffer the consequence. Put 'em On Ice 4:13 5. But there are a lot of people down here who may not be familiar with Diamond Rexx. He was a young kid at the time at eighteen. Both songs have a nice groove, simple sing-along hooks and sleazy lyrics.
What else can we expect from Diamond Rexx on the horizon? When I saw him he was the keynote speaker at a heavy metal seminar out in L. Nasti Habits: It was a great experience being on a major label with bands like U2, Anthrax, Robert Palmer, etc. The Evil was released in 2002 on Crash Music. Nasti: For the most part. Vocalist and band leader Nasti Habits undaunted by the changes in members forged ahead with guitarist Johnny L.
Perhaps it's nostalgia or the theatrical and camp feel of the whole thing. The 2002 also sports new cover art. Don't Let it Get you Down 2:35 7. We could have used a little more tour support, but overall, it was very cool being on the label. What Diamond Rexx have done is updated their sound and production. None of us had any money.
A lot of guys have tried to play his stuff …I mean good guitar players and they just get stumped. When we did the third cd, Johnny was leaving the band so we just did a real quick live cd. Nasti Habits: Yes, we are working on making the entire catalog available. Chicago's Diamond Rex were and over-the-top glam metal band whose sound was always straight out of the clubs. The entire village along with the Mayor Terry G. How do you Know 3:27 5. The 2019 Heavy Harmonies Donation Drive And that's a wrap on the 2019 donation drive.
I mean, this guys knows music. Diamond Rexx - Golden Gates Red Light 1991 1. I guess you could say Motley Crue and W. Lust, Andre, and Johnny Cottone? You guys first hit the scene back in 1987. Kick in Your Face 3:31 10.
Accompany that with a powerful drummer…what more could you ask for? Vocalist Nasti Habits goes for the rough and tough sound and never really breaking into the high-octane, glass-shattering glam sound. Did any of these bands have a huge ego? The band takes the simplistic approach of American heavy metal with distorted guitar riffs, pounding drums and quirky lyrics. We will also continue to do some touring. Lady in my Pocket 4:02 6. Nasti Habits: We are looking into recording a live album. In other words, we had to work for it. Present day: A doctor Vincent Rivera and his pregnant wife April Bogenschutz Omohundro rent a beautiful mansion to spend their holiday there.
Crazy From Love 2:29 3. Nasti Habits: Stupid rappers with no talent and huge egos. This band made quite a splash in the early to mid 80's in the Chicago area. Cuz I Wancha 3:13 4. I would like to think that we got our roots from bands like Motorhead and Van Halen…stuff like that.
Have you guys been active as a band this whole time? Nasti Habits: I hope so! The Color Red 4:20 9. Photo by John Barry Nasti Habits — Diamond Rexx The Music Room: Hey Nasti! But I would like for you to tell people about Diamond Rexx in your own words. There was only really one period when we really kind of dropped off for a while. The band went on hiatus in the 1990s, but Habits formed a new line-up in 2001, now with S. Nasti Habits: I never really thought about it.