Awright Ladies, Grab Your Basses!

Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by rickbass, Jun 7, 2001.

  1. rickbass

    rickbass Supporting Member

    Meet the Switchblade Kittens

    Well, one male bassist, in addition to the other two. The founder says she was fed up with the egotism of guitarists and banned them from the band. But the cuts I heard sure sounded like a guitar was in there.

    Their album, "Hey Punk, Try Heroine(s)" includes, "All Cheeleaders Die" and "My Dad is a Janitor".
  2. john turner

    john turner You don't want to do that. Trust me. Staff Member Administrator

    Mar 14, 2000
    atlanta ga
    oh my god. i love it - it's so potentially commercial. i especially love the harry potter tribute.

    truly incredible.
  3. rickbass

    rickbass Supporting Member

    John - Ain't it the truth? That young and already got a nose for the money!
  4. Nobody has heard of them, yet they got the Aria endorsement. Aria gets to show 3 basses in one band photo. The gimmick is working.
    They got a plug here and now their mugs are plastered in every music mag in the US.

    Multi-color hair dye and animal prints!
    I give up! Oh kitten, put away your switchblade.
  5. john turner

    john turner You don't want to do that. Trust me. Staff Member Administrator

    Mar 14, 2000
    atlanta ga
    but, don't you get it? they have ANGST! they have VISION! they are going to be the biggest thing since...broccoli quiche!

  6. yawnsie


    Apr 11, 2000
    "Ode to Harry Potter"... maybe that's where MY band is going wrong - not enough of our songs are about popular children's books!

    Now, if you'll excuse me, I'm off to start writing my King Rollo concept album...
  7. leftybassdog

    leftybassdog Senior Supporting Member

    Wow I like it alot,!

  8. Whats Quiche?
  9. Angst Vision... a new band name?
    Broccoli Quiche is an even better name then
    "Switchblade Kitten" meow.
    Outta my litter box before I cut ya'.
    "Westside Story" meets "Hello Kitty."

    Notice how the photograph has the "beautiful" face up front. That drummer must be a real dog.... fetch the stick!
  10. yawnsie


    Apr 11, 2000
    Broccoli Quiche - now THAT'S a name for a band! ;)
  11. rickbass

    rickbass Supporting Member

    I think she has been replaced, (boy, these girls are pure commercial i$m$a$g$e!) I've seen pictures of them with a better looking, blondish, drummer that look more recent. That was just one of the few pics I could find that I could paste in the post.
  12. BassistJ


    Mar 20, 2001
    Hemet, CA USA
    Umm...what was I going to say about these guys...hmm...pure crap? Was that it? Ahh, yes. That's it. Pure fecal matter.
  13. Switchblade Kitten's next single:

    'Dr. Seuss Was A Whore'
  14. bumpcity


    May 12, 2001
    ooh, they have something EVERY band needs, a browser skin for internet explorer!
  15. Hategear

    Hategear Workin' hard at hardly workin'.

    Apr 6, 2001
    Appleton, Swissconsin
    What was the biggest thing BEFORE broccoli quiche?
  16. Josh Ryan

    Josh Ryan - that dog won't hunt, Monsignor. Staff Member Supporting Member

    Mar 24, 2001
    That would be quiche, DUH:D Just kiddin' . This makes me feel tired, so very tired....
  17. Phil Smith

    Phil Smith Mr Sumisu 2 U

    May 30, 2000
    Peoples Republic of Brooklyn
    Creator of: iGigBook for Android/iOS

    I think their logo is cool. :D