It’s been more than 25 years since the Spice Girls first started clogging up popular music, so we’re probably due for some kind of revival of that sort of madness. But if that must happen, then I might be able to buy in.
Venus 5, featuring members from Italy, Slovenia, Serbia, Sweden, and, er, Albania, is being called “the heavy metal version of the Spice Girls.” They were put together by Serafino Perugino, head of a label called Frontiers. A self-titled debut album was released last month.
Here’s a sample of what they sound like from a festival in Spain earlier this month. Take a look while reading more about Venus 5 here.