Scary Cherry's Cover of 'Cherry Bomb' Blasts the Original and Aids Runaway Kids

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Scary Cherry and the Bang Bangs have released a cover of The Runaways song, "Cherry Bomb" that absolutely trumps the original and the soundtrack version. All proceeds from online sales (iTunes, etc..) of the Scary Cherry and the Bang Bangs version of "Cherry Bomb" go to help runaway kids through NIKKI SIXX's charity initiative, "Running Wild in the Night".

Parallel with the release of the movie, "The Runaways", Scary Cherry and the Bang Bangs will be promoting and performing "Cherry Bomb" this Saturday (3/20/2010) in the middle of the SXSW craziness in Austin Texas at Malaia at 7:15pm.

Anyone can listen to the song for free, vote on your favorite version, and get more information on the band, the new movie and Nikki Sixx's charity at

Scary Cherry and the Bang Bangs are a Neo-Glitter, Glam-Punk band from Dallas Texas featuring horror movie actress ("Freddy's Dead", "976-Evil"), Fem2Fem singer, and Roller Derby Queen, Lezlie Deane. (

"Running Wild in the Night" is a fundraising campaign for Covenant House California founded by Motley Crue and Sixx Am Bassist, Nikki Sixx, established to raise awareness and funds to help homeless youth discover and nurture their talents. (

"The Runaways", stars Kristen Stewart and Dakota Fanning as Joan Jett and Cherie Currie, the music-fueled, coming of age story of the groundbreaking, all girl 1970's rock band. Written and directed by Floria Sigismondi, release date March 19th 2010. ( (


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