In the tradition of New York Dolls, Wayne (later Jayne when he actually changed sex!) County and more recently, The Impotent Sea Snakes. Temptress take the drag of glam several steps further, labeling themselves as "The Worlds only All-Male girl band".Outrageous is an understatement as this androgynous gypsies already have been on the Howard Stern Show as well as beat the world record for the largest, biggest, and highest attendance live performance.
Consisting of vocalist/guitarist Kandi Asse (picture left -ed), lead guitarist Candy Apples, bassist Kandy Kane and drummer Candy Styx. This isn't the usual pretty-boy look, Temptress actually look like women! It's almost scary, they surely fooled me the first time I laid my eyes upon them. Based in Boston, Temptress is making quite some noise with their rock n roll and, no need to mention, their over-the-top outlook. The record mentioned was obtained in New York City on October 31, on Halloween 1997. Temptress performed in fishnet and lingerie in front of more than 2 million people for 13 hours and 27 minutes.
Temptress has sent me a video but unfortunately I can't watch it since the systems is different in Europe than in the U.S. They are currently in the studio working on their first CD. Read more about these drag Queenies in a forthcoming issue of Glitzine.