Original HANOI ROCKS guitarist Nasty Suicide joined ex-HANOI singer Michael Monroe on stage last night (Thursday, April 1) at Tavastia in Helsinki, Finland to perform a cover version of THE STOOGES classic "I Feel Alright". Fan-filmed video footage of his appearance can be viewed below.
Guitarist Todd Youth (DANZIG, MOTÖRHEAD, GLEN CAMPBELL, SAMHAIN, D GENERATION, CHELSEA SMILES) and drummer Jimmy Clark (Deborah Harry, JOAN JETT & THE BLACKHEARTS, GLEN BURTNICK, RICK DERRINGER, WYNONNA, BLACKHAWK, THE VAN ZANT BROTHERS, DEMOLITION 23) recently left Michael Monroe's new solo band and were replaced by Steve Conte (NEW YORK DOLLS) and Karl Rockfist (CHELSEA SMILES, DANZIG),respectively.
A lengthy recap of Monroe's recent mini-tour of the U.S. can be found on his MySpace blog.
Michael Monroe's band is completed by bassist Sami Yaffa who has played with a remarkable variety of bands including HANOI ROCKS, NEW YORK DOLLS and JOAN JETT & THE BLACKHEARTS, and guitarist Ginger who has dazzled audiences over the world with his band THE WILDHEARTS.
Michael Monroe and his band are set to enter the studio in the spring to record a new album for a fall release.