Wang Chung, the multi-platinum UK New Wave duo will release its 6th studio album “Tazer Up” December 11th via DSR Records. The CD consists of 11 tracks, including a vamped up remix of the band’s top 10 80’s hit “Dance Hall Days”.
Wang Chung came out of the post punk, New Wave scene in the UK and over their career released 5 albums and 2 Greatest Hits, selling millions of records around the world, achieving 6 US Top 40 hits, a number 1 and in the process becoming part of the contemporary culture of North America. Their huge smash “Everybody Have Fun Tonight”, with it’s line ‘Everybody Wang Chung tonight’, even becoming a verb.. . . ‘to Wang Chung’ meaning anything from ‘to have fun’ to much ruder interpretations. Icons such as Homer Simpson, Frazier Crane, Beavis and Butthead, Charlie Harper and his brother Alan Harper (on Two and a Half Men) have name checked the band on TV and Wang Chung even achieved punchline status in the Austin Powers, The Spy Who Shagged Me movie.