No one can deny the supernatural allure of horror's ghostess with the mostest, so it's no surprise that Elvira's ample charms have sharpened up quite a few rock-and-rollers' axes (so to speak). Legendary Finnish gothic rock unit The 69 Eyes recently revealed that Elvira, as well as her immortal sisters-in-sinister Vampira and Tura Satana, were a huge inspiration for their darkly seductive songs... and now she's returning the favor by introducing their new music video for the sexy single “Red" from the band's upcoming tenth album X.
“I was a member of the Elvira fan club ever since I saw her on the cover of Fangoria in the mid-'80s,” said frontman Jyrki69. “I had a life-size poster of her in the black lingerie in a coffin on my wall for years.” Jyrki said he's tempted to put the poster back up again, just to celebrate the voluptuous vamp's endorsement. “I feel like The 69 Eyes made it,” he said. “Elvira's supporting us!”
X is poised to pounce on North America October 9th, so you'll be hearing a lot more about it on these pages very soon. But right now you need to spin this new tune, including a wink and a smile from you-know-who...