Regardless of what Prince might say about bands not recording covers, this is brilliant. I could write something pithy, but I have nothing to add…download the album for free here:
From the band’s Facebook page:
Rick Ghastly – drums, bass, keyboards, some guitars, vocals
Kill Coffins – most guitars, vocals
We give your favorite radio hits that grim, frostbitten element that they were sorely lacking.
Pop: Phil Collins, WHAM!, Yes, Kenny Loggins, Cutting Crew, Paul Engemann, Rockwell, Survivor, Tears For FearsMetal/Hardcore: Burzum, Immortal, Darkthrone, Dark Tranquillity, In Flames, At the Gates, Bolt Thrower, Carcass, Slayer, Metallica, Megadeth, Iron Maiden, Crowbar, Entombed, Death, The Crown, Morbid Angel, Integrity, Ensign, Blind Guardian, Unleashed, metalcore bands that are more embarrassing to cite as influences than WHAM!
Death, the Occult, church burnings, Varg Vikernes theories on race relations, Varg Vikernes theories on justifiable homicide, Varg Vikernes theories on why “impenetrable” should be pronounced “impenetrayble,” keyboard ties, bedazzled pentagrams, infectious melodies that make you want to shake your rump and sing along using your hair brush as a microphone