Dero (OOMPH!) and Chris Wolff launch new project: What About Bill? and cover Depeche Mode, Radiohead, Marylin Manson - Side-Line exclusive!Posted on 30/11/12
There's a lot of Depeche Mode covers being released lately (this one, this one). Here's one more.
What About Bill?, a side-project of Dero (frontman of OOMPH!) and Chris Wolff (producer/arranger of Guano Apes, Within Temptation, Exilia, Sub7even, Rage, Axel Rudi Pell) was launched today. Because they were arrested in Brooklyn, after urinating in public, during a short-trip in New-York, both guys had to spend a night in jail, where they took part in an open-vocal-session.
Operating from Hamburg (DE) since 2008, in traditional New-York City police uniforms, these two musicians covered a bunch of famous alternative songs in a special Jazzy way. Some of the titles that were covered are "Policy of Truth" (Depeche Mode), "The Beautiful People" (Marilyn Manson) and "Creep" (Radiohead) which also has a videoclip of it.
The band has a wide spectrum of influences including Classic Swing, 40’s and 50’s Jazz, Rock, Crossover, 90’s Grunge and some Metal. More songs and videoclips are about to be released in the near future and be sure to watch out for this band to play at your local sauna, pornshack or prison.
You can hear "Policy of Truth" and watch "Creep" after the jump. You can find the band on Facebook.
What About Bill? - "Policy of Truth":
What About Bill? - "Creep" video:
Posted by B. Van Isacker
More related news :
New OOMPH! video, meet and greet + pre-listening
OOMPH! have written more than 60 songs for new record
OOMPH! replaces live-drummer
OOMPH! reveals new 'Des Wahnsinns Fette Beute' album cover
OOMPH! to release English sung best of album
Out via Trisol 'Truth is fanatic again' celebrates the 10th anniversary of this album which was originally released 10 years ago on Endless Records. Instead of simply re-issuing their firstborn, the band re-recorded their debut. (...)
Psy'Aviah have launched the video for 'Before I die', a song featuring Diana Wan-Kenobi from Junksista. (...)
Out on November 28 is the brand new album 'Forever And Ever' by Frankfurt am Main based act Chandeen. (...)
Synthpop act Information Society has released a cassette version of their new album, '_hello world', on Artoffact Records. (...)
Out by mid-December is the Agent Side Grinder vinyl 'This is us'. On this limited edition 12 inch vinyl the five piece Stockholm based act brings the title track accompanied by remixes from Daniel Myer (Haujobb, Architect, Destroid and more) and Red Idiot. (...)
Out on November 11 via Drakkar is the brand new QNTAL album 'VII', their 7th studio album so far. The first edition comes as a limited 6-panel Digipak with special cover-print in 'glow in the dark' ink. (...)
SUBSCRIBE TO OUR DAILY NEWSLETTER