Jealous Haters Since 1998!
Home | News | Reviews | Day In Rock | RockNewsWire | Singled Out | Tour Dates/Tix | Feeds

Gene Simmons Struck Out With Candye Kane

08/25/2010
.
That headline get your attention? It's a true story and you can read all about below, but first the whole reason for that quote: Celebrated blues diva Candye Kane, recent cancer survivor and 2010 nominee for the B.B. King Entertainer of the Year Award, becomes the final name player added to the upcoming tribute album "Whole Lotta Love: An All-Star Salute To Fat Chicks."

The voluptuous and curvaceous Candye appears courtesy of her size-positive original recording "You Need A Great Big Woman," as showcased on the Lifetime network and "The Maury Povich Show." This guitar-laden swing rocker features the incomparable Ms. Kane belting out the benefits of loving a large and luscious lady like herself. A sample of the song is now available at the official "Whole Lotta Love" MySpace page.

Candye is one of but few women on the roster, which consists largely of members of such hard rock bands as Quiet Riot, Cinderella, Twisted Sister, Danger Danger and L.A. Guns performing songs about plus-sized women like her. Despite her minimal association with the genre, she does recall an encounter she once had with Kiss bassist Gene Simmons (who has publicly acknowledged his own appreciation of full-bodied women). "Even though I'm honored to be included here, I'm not normally in the company of rockers," admits Kane. "I think the closest I got was back in the '80s when Gene Simmons hit on me! This was when I was recording my first album and he was producing some Japanese band (EZO) in the same studio. I turned him down, so I'm probably one of the few women who can say that! Back then I was more into country music so I said, 'Maybe if you were Dwight Yoakam!' I'm sure he wasn't accustomed to hearing that!"

Also confirmed for the tribute is the inclusion of the track "BMW" by the mysterious Dogwhistle, a funk/rock fusion combining two of man's favorite things: girls and cars. "BMW" is a brand new song composed expressly for this project and is available nowhere other than the tribute. A sample of the song is now available at the official "Whole Lotta Love" MySpace page.

"Whole Lotta Love: An All-Star Salute To Fat Chicks" is scheduled for an August 31, 2010 release and is now available for pre-order directly from SplitScreen Entertainment. The first 500 pre-orders will receive a free instant digital download of "Fat Bottomed Girls," as well as a bonus mini-print of the cover art upon delivery of the album.

Share this article on Twitter



Click here to read today's full Day in Rock report

Preview and Purchase Fat Chicks CDs

Fat Chicks Tour Dates/Tickets

Fat Chicks MP3 Downloads

Was it Good for you? Please Fark it!, Stumble It, Digg it or more!
Fark
Stumble Upon
Digg
Facebook

tell a friend about this article

know of a news item we should cover?

antiMUSIC News featured on RockNews.info and Yahoo News

.


...end




.
News Reports
.
Day in Rock:
Metal Singer Thinks U2 'Are A Violation Of People's Rights'- Slipknot Reveal Their New Masks- Jack White Slams Rolling Stone- Linkin Park Concert To Be Filmed For TV- more

Day in Pop Miley Cyrus Faces Possible Jail Time For Twerking Incident- Chris Brown Humbled By Jail Experience- Kanye West Went Into The Studio With Lorde?- George Hamilton IV RIP- more

B-Sides: Some Pop Stars Are Porn Stars Trying To Make Records Says Music Icon- Megadeth Video From Back In The Day Finally Released- alt-J Streaming New Album Online- more

 Subscribe To Day in Rock

.
 
Reviews
.

Cannibal Corpse - A Skeletal Domain

MorleyView: From Light Rose The Angels

Death - Leprosy

Road Trip: Under the Volcano: Fun Erupts on Star Flyer Cruise to Nicaragua

Godsmack - 1000hp

Rock Reads: An Ozzy Osbourne Day-by-Day- Teenage News Issue 2

The Pink Floyd & Syd Barrett Story

Devo - The Men Who Make the Music

Hot In The City: Voodoo Sex Cult's A Year and a Day

Anthrax - Chile on Hell

Rock Reads: Glow: The Autobiography of Rick James

The Chimpz - Self Titled EP

On The Record: Kodacrome - Aftermaths

Kyle Hollingsworth - Speed of Life

Meridian - The Awful Truth

Jethro Tull's Ian Anderson - Thick as a Brick - Live in Iceland

ZZ Top - Live at Montreux 2013


.
.
.

Search for Tickets

Or Browse For Tickets

.
.
Today's Rock News
.

Metal Singer Thinks U2 'Are A Violation Of People's Rights'

Slipknot Reveal Their New Masks

Jack White Slams Rolling Stone

Special Linkin Park Concert To Be Filmed For TV

Machine Head Postpone Upcoming North American Tour

Gregg Allman To Receive Living Legend Award

KISS Expanding Love Gun For Deluxe Reissue

Symphony X Going Back To Classic Sound On New Album

Aeges Streaming New Album 'Above & Down Below' Online

Bush Remastering Early Albums For 20th Anniversary

Enchant Explain Their 10 Years Of Silence

Dio Cancer Fund Gives $100K To Cancer Center

Sylosis Reveal Lineup Change

Bring Me The Horizon Revitalized After Rehab

The Ghost Inside Releasing New Album This Fall

Fear Factory Frontman Inspired By L.A. Riots

Five Finger Death Punch Star Says There Is Hope For Addicts

Queen Release Killer Queen Vodka

Madison Square Garden's Owner Opening For The Eagles

1349 Announce UK Fall Tour


Subscribe to Day in Rock Report by Email

.
.
Today's Pop News
.

Miley Cyrus Faces Possible Jail Time For Twerking Incident

Chris Brown Humbled By Jail Experience

Kanye West Went Into The Studio With Lorde?

Grand Ole Opry Star George Hamilton IV Dead at 77

Jennifer Lopez and Iggy Azalea Unleash Booty Video

Aretha Franklin's New Album Coming This Month

Avicii Releases New Song 'The Nights' for FIFA 2015

Dr. Dre Rethinks Detox

Prince Releases New Song Funknroll

Kacey Musgraves Gearing Up For New Album

Rich Homie Quan Releases New Song This Moment

Controversial Aaliyah Biopic Coming This Fall

Ryan Adams Shares His Point Of View With My Wrecking Ball Video

Kanye West and Kim Kardashian Selling Mansion For $11 Million

will.i.am Launches ill i. Optics Eyewear Line

Migos Returns To Atlanta Roots In New Track

Portland, Maine Offers To Help Tim McGraw Find The City

Cam'ron Taps 2 Chainz For New Song Snapped

.
.
Latest B-Sides News
.

Some Pop Stars Are Porn Stars Trying To Make Records Says Music Icon (top story)

Megadeth Video From Back In The Day Finally Released (top story)

alt-J Streaming New Album 'This Is All Yours' Online (top story)

Weezer Pull A U2 And Give Away Song Via Phone Maker (top story)

Me Vs Hero Release 'Heisenberg' Live Video (top story)

Tom Petty And Steve Winwood Jam Classic Songs In Concert (top story)

Dream Theater Release 'Strange Deja Vu' Live Video (top story)

U2 Release 'Songs of Innocence' Behind-the-Scenes Footage (top story)

Foo Fighters Perform With Cover Band Frontman (top story)

Yes Premiere 'I've Seen All Good People' Live Video (top story)

Queen's Roger Taylor To Receive Honorary Doctor Of Music Degree (top story)

Beastie Boys' Mike D Discusses His New Home Design Interest (top story)

Foo Fighters Release Preview Of Upcoming TV Show (top story)

Bush Frontman On What Will Revive Rock (top story)

Billy Idol Premieres New Song Can't Break Me Down (top story)

Glen Drover and Todd La Torre Release Discordia Lyric Video (top story)

Sanctuary Streaming New Song Online (top story)

Leaves' Eyes' Liv Kristine Previews New Solo Album (top story)

Queen Release Killer Queen Video From Live At The Rainbow '74 (top story)

Marillion's Steve Rothery Previews New Solo Album (top story)

Monuments Release Atlas Video (top story)

Sonata Arctica Streaming New Version of Kingdom For A Heart (top story)

Bob Dylan's Songwriting Evolution Animated (top story)

Dee Snider Challenges Gene Simmons' Claim (top story)

Glenn Hughes and Bruce Dickinson Jam Deep Purple Classic (top story)

Jack White Releases Would You Fight For My Love Video (top story)

Video From Foo Fighters London Club Show Goes Online (top story)

The Doors Preview Feast Of Friends Documentary (top story)

Katatonia Release Live Video From Upcoming DVD (top story)

New Found Glory Release Ready and Willing Video (top story)

The Dead Daisies Fans Help Create Face I Love Video (top story)

Heaven's Basement Deliver Lights Out In London Video (top story)

Accept Release Live Video From Woodstock Festival (top story)

David Lee Roth Previews Next The Roth Show Episode (top story)


More News

.
 
anti Worthy Links
.
AudioNationRadio.com The Screen Door A Journal of Musical Things Lloyd Zeffler blog Demolish Mag Nightwatcher's House of Rock CJ Chilvers Deja Voodoo The 1st Five thecopycat.biz Hard Rock Memorabilia Day in Rock @twitter

.
  .
.

Click Here to Buy T-Shirts!
Click Here to Buy T-Shirts!



 

Tell a Friend about this page - Contact Us - Privacy - antiMusic Email - Why we are antiMusic

Copyright© 1998 - 2014 Iconoclast Entertainment Group All rights reserved. antiMusic works on a free link policy for reprinting of our original articles, click here for details. Please click here for legal restrictions and terms of use applicable to this site. Use of this site signifies your agreement to the terms of use.