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EMPTY! …it is not only you odd politicians being even less than empty or you ignorant dummies or you faithful BODI.believers having spent all your energy to make us happy…. no, it is also us…. we are EMPTY. / decided to send themselves into hiatus. Sabbatical…? No, not really as whatever event might arise that makes […]

*LIVE GO fAT stINGRays  LIVE* ‘FRANKFURTER ALTERNATIVE SCHULE’ celebrates its KLASSENTREFFEN 2014 on Saturday, 01NOV2014 (doors 19:30h) with PLEASE, FUNERAL FIRE and at ELFER Music Club, Klappergasse 5-7, Frankfurt am Main, ….more details to come!

LIVE in the Madison “Spritzehouse” Garden! Friday 24Jan2014 at Spritzehaus, Frankfurt-Sachsenhausen featuring ELECTRICK SOUP (aka AutoPlay) ! honour and present fantastic moments of rock history like “Blitzkrieg Bop”, “Basket Case” or “Don’t Cry” with best memories to the fAT stINGRays times and the strong support from our friends of ELECTRICK SOUP (aka AutoPlay). DON’T […]

… theBODIes live on stage to release the new album! We invite you to join our CD release party of” anyMOre”, Friday 24MAY13 at ZOOM club in Frankfurt/Main.We are going to play a double feature together with “SPEEDCAKE”. Open doors 7pm. DON’T MISS IT!!!!

ALBUM RELEASE PARTY On 24May13 At ZOOM, Frankfurt Proudly we would like to announce, that will present the new album ‘ANYMORE’ LIVE on Friday 24May13 at the ZOOM in Frankfurt/Main. …surely it is the day of official album release! We are honored to win Frankfurt’s famous Rock-Band ‘SPEEDCAKE’ as double feature partner. This particular […]

New Album ‘ANYMORE’ To Be Released On 24May13 The new album ‘ANYMORE’ is finished, finally …and ready for release! After a long time of very fruitful work we are happy to let the World know, that our album ‘ANYMORE’ will see the light on 24May13. It contains 13 tracks (one hidden) being loud, wild, raw, […]

Time flies and again today we sit together for the annual celebration of a very productive year at Shaft’s mansion. Yes, you are right, you didn’t see us live that often this year. But the result of our studio work, our new album, will surface the world very early 2013…. You will wonder as ‘ANYMORE’ […]

The VINTAGE  DREAM, the biggest and most frequented store in Europe with the largest amount, most variety and highest collector’s value of vintage guitars on offer ever seen…. For every purse you will find not even a collector’s item, but also the REAL THING to play inclusive the Holy Grail The Burst! For more details […]

Hammer will be back again in L.A. – sourcing better weather! The usual time for him of  recreation and new inspirations. On tour with the vintage guitar guru and friend…check out!  Pictures of the awsome roadtrip will be online after his return.

Finally the album „we DON’T care’ is officially registered under the label ‚Art Of June Recordings’. The distributions channels via download or physical delivery of the facelift version will be announced shortly.

Outstanding rehearsals….. are flying with inspiration the highest for a long time! Some ultra cool new songs in preparation… And we are close to the OFFICIAL RELEASE of ‘WE DONT CARE’! LIVE performances are in preparation… we need to have our kid, the guitar wizzard, passing his last exams… and then we are ready […]

On Sunday 26Feb12 Tatjana and Harry Shaft opened their mansion’s doors for a monster grilling of tons of food to celebrate the ususal Hammer anniversary…. Everybody knows that Shaft’s grilling is always getting out of hands in Surf & Turf and good golden liquor…. Luckily we were starving so much, that this time only half […]

December 29th, we’ll have our traditional years end meeting at Shaft’s new mansion. Just hanging around with friends – having some salmon from the Bok family and enjoying ourselves. It will be a filicitious end of a great year…let’s head for a challenging 2012. Pictures of the event will follow as usual. LIVE, they will present their new album ‘we DON’T care’ at the MusemsUferFest, Frankfurt, on Fri 26august2011 (start 16:00h…)

Now we hold the first mixes of the first seven songs in our hands. Well, it’s going to be a mind blowing Rock music masterpiece. Thanks to the Art of June mastermind Heinz Hess for his patience with us… This album can compete against publications like ZZ Top, Henry Rollins, Killing Joke, U.K. Subs, Godsmack […]

Derek Hammer is celebrating his 50th birthday at “Das Leben ist schön”/Frankfurt M. Yes, it’s a day to remember friends and companions for a long lasting half century. This for it’s going to be a closed venue. Maybe pictures and details will be added as an review to a great evening with Derek and friends.