El Ray - Bio & Facts

El Ray was formed in 2001

Current Line-up:
El Firetone aka Jesper Grud - Guitar
El Twang aka Lars Sveistrup Hansen - Guitar
La Chiquilla aka Tine Camilla Lind - Bass
El Fuerte aka Jorgen Dai Jensen - Drums

Releases:
The Evil Mermaid (10"), Green Cookie Records (2014) - (click for more info)
The Evil Mermaid
01 Those Damn Kids
02 Three Kinds Of Meat
03 The Peep Show
04 Elraynia (uber alles)
05 Den Shaker
06 Justin Case
07 Double Penetration
Chasing Ray (Vinyl/CD), BlackOut Music (2010) - (click for more info)
Chasing Ray
01 Stuck in an Elevator
02 Twang's Am
03 Impala Joy Ride
04 Burlesque - a velvet sound
05 Cherry Cheeks
06 Sssh! Lay Low
07 Pulling G's
08 The Flying Saucer Theme
09 Bob Hund
10 Pink Slip
11 Cheese On A Cup
12 ...And So They Surfed Away
Highwave to Hell - 23 Golden Hits (CD), Green Cookie Records (2007) - (click for more info)
Highwave to Hell
01 Circus Monkey
02 Casbah
03 The Spider
04 The Plan
05 Spacecar 2001
06 The Cashier
07 Jack the Samurai (defeats all evil)
08 Enter Skolastik
09 The Agent vs. The Next Mexican
10 Hynotic
11 The Danger of TV Radiation
12 Car Hire from Hell
13 From Kazakstan with Love
14 Carlos
15 Chainsaw Boogie
16 El Coyote
17 The Paratrooper
18 The Man with the White Tie
19 Volcano
20 White Trash Caravan
21 Too Drunk to Fuck
22 Tornado (demo version)
23 El Rey (demo version)
Holiday On Ice (Vinyl - 10") Heptown Records (2006) - (click for more info)
Holiday On Ice
Side A
01 Car Hire From Hell
02 From Kazakstan With Love
03 The Paratrooper
04 The Vandal
05 Chainsaw Boogie Fifth Gear

Side B
01 Chainsaw Boogie
02 Carlos
03 Building Up For A Meltdown
04 El Coyote
05 Cryoray

Release Date: 02.10.2006
Heptown Records HTR203
Tick...Tick...Tick... (CD), Heptown Records (2004) - (click for more info)
Tick...Tick...Tick...
01 Jack the Samurai (defeats all evil)
02 Holly Day
03 The Bunker
04 Hynotic
05 Le Saboteur
06 The Agent vs. The Next Mexican
07 Enter Skolastik
08 Springtime
09 The Danger of TV Radiation
10 The Manic Shoplifter
11 El Rey

Release Date: 30.08.2004
Heptown Records HTR011
Shoot From The Hip (CD), Alternate Records (2002) - (click for more info)
Shoot From The Hip
01 Spacecar 2001
02 The Plan
03 Secret Agent Man
04 Primex
05 Circus Monkey
06 The Agent vs. The Mexican
07 Tornado
08 The Spider
09 Stalkin' the Stalker
10 Casbah
11 Sniper Diver
12 The Cashier
13 Poseidon

Release Date: 17.08.2002
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Double A-Side (single), Alternate Records (2002) - (click for more info)
Shoot From The Hip
01 Tornado
02 The Plan

Release Date: 11.06.2001
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First demo-EP in 2001 and some compilations during the years:
Live From The Devils Triangle Vol. 15, KFJC 89.7 FM (USA, 2014)
Continental Magazine CD Sampler #10 and #11 (US, 2003/2004)
Jesus Christ Surferstar, OmOm Records (Italy, 2003)


Played hundreds of gigs so far. A lot of those gigs are played with great success outside Denmark in USA, Germany, Benelux, Italy, Sweden, Ireland, France, Switzerland and Austria.

Have played with/opened for bands like: Slacktone (US), Los Straightjackets (US), Fifty Foot Combo (B), Nokie Edwards (The Ventures) (US), The Tremolo Beer Gut (DK), Hawaii Samurai (F), Hypnotic IV (US), The Shavers (NL), The Anacondas (NL) etc.