January 26, 2006
SEALED WITH A KISS
This Valentines Day send your messages sealed with
celebrity kisses and show your support for the Humane Society of the United States. More
January 26, 2006
KISS COMING TO THE SAULT
The rock band KISS is coming to Sault Ste. Marie Michigan
this summer, LTVNEWS has confirmed.
KISS will kick off their concert tour featuring original members from the 80's band at the
Sault Michigan establishment.
Kewadin Casino told LTVNEWS Tuesday, the band has been booked for a one time show July
21,2006 for an outdoor concert.
On a slight technicality, it should be noted that the date is tentative, as Kewadin
officials told LTV that the contract has not yet been officially signed.
However, once everything is official, 10,000 tickets will be sold for this blockbuster
Information regarding purchase of tickets will be announced by Kiwedin within the next
week, Kiwedin officials say.
The headliner band is one of up to four big acts Kewadin Casino is looking at for the busy
summer concert series.
No ticket prices have been announced as of yet.
Other fairly big names coming up to the Michigan Sault based casino include, Richard Marx
on February 25 and TOTO scheduled for July 6.
January 26, 2006
The Kiss Board has grown a lot over the time. Within just over one year there are more
than 4.200 registered Users who have posted over 100.000 messages and uploaded almost
6.000 photos into the Photo Album. It became too big for the old server. It lost
performance, slowed down a lot and uploading pictures became almost impossible. Now the
Forum has moved to a new, faster server. Within' a second you can visit almost every page
in the Forum now and even uploading up to 10 pictures at once can be done in seconds! The Kiss Forum is back!
January 24, 2006
ACE FREHLEY GREATEST HITS CD
Tomorrow the new official Ace Frehley Greatest Hits CD will be released:
|1.Rip It Out (Live)
3.Cold Gin (Live)
4.Shock Me (Live)
5.Rocket Ride (Live)
|7.Strangers In A Strange Land (Live)
9.N.Y. Groove (Live)
10.Rock Soilders (Live)
11.One Plus One
12.Give It To Me Anyway
KISSMAS WITH ACE FREHLEY
Former Kiss guitarist Ace Frehley Co-hosted Eddie Trunk's Original Merry KISSmass Special
12/23/05! Here you can download the show on
KISS THE FORGOTTEN SONGS
CONTINUE IN 2006
(from Roland Guethoff)
The new year starts with a really special tribute to one of the most famous rock
bands in the whole world, talking about KISS. Mike Stone finished with his "Forgotten
Songs" project another unreleased KISS song, completely new arranged and recorded
with a bunch of musicians all over Europe! This time it is the song "None of your
business", which was firstly planned to become part of the KISS album
"Destroyer" in 1976, but then became already sorted out during the recording
sessions. Originally sung by Peter Criss, the new recording is surprisingly performed by a
lady, Nina M. from the famous band FRANTIC, some additonal vocal parts are supported by
Mike Stone himself.
Nina M- Vocals
Wax Manson- Bass
Don Powers- Guitar solo I
Marco Wright- Guitar solo II
Erik Stout- Drums
The Swisstroyers- Backing vocals
Mike Stone- Vocals, Guitar, Bass, Acoustic Guitar
Get a free download of "None of your business" on the Mike Stone fanpage
www.mikestone.tk, on which you are also able to catch the former Forgotten Song "Baby
O" in complete length from now on!
For more details and updates, just visit the official Mike Stone homepage www.mikestone.beep.de
2006 INDIANAPOLIS KISS EXPO
Get A Life Inc presents the 2006 INDY KISS Expo. Get ready for another great KISS Weekend!
The KISS Expo will take place at the Holiday Inn Indianapolis East, 6990 East 21st St. For
hotel rooms - call 317-359-5341 and ask for the special KISS Expo rate. KISS merchandise
and collectibles will be on sale throughout the day. If you plan on staying at this hotel
get your room soon, they are selling out quickly. There are a couple of hotels accross the
street from this one that still have rooms. See below for other hotels that are near the
Special guests include:
Legendary Bill Aucoin was KISS manager from 1973 to 1980. He was also
responsible for getting KISS their recording contract with Casablanca Records in 1973,
after seeing them perform at the Hotel Diplomat in August 1973. Bill then managed their
peak years in the 70s which made KISS a legend in the rock industry.
Appearing for the first time at any KISS Expo is KISS former Director of Security John
Harte. He was immortalized in People magazine as he held out his hand to cover
Paul Stanley's face as he was leaving a limo. John definitely was in involved in a lot of
aspects of KISS and their most popular time in pop culture. Don't miss out on this rare
opportunity to meet one of members of true KISStory!
Doors open at 11AM for VIP ticket holders (TWO Hours earlier than regular ticket
holders!), 1PM for regular tickets. Some of the day's events include raffles, trivia and a
costume contest. Bill Aucoin and John Harte will be available for photos and autographs in
the afternoon. We are also working on a tribute band for the day. We will announce that
VIP tickets are $25 in advance, $30 at the door. VIP ticket holders also will receive FREE
an officially licensed KISS Army Lanyard! Regular admission is $20 in advance and $25 at
the door. Kids 12 under get in free.
If you are a dealer interested in tables for the event please email us at
email@example.com. Tables are selling very fast due to the success from the last
few years. Reserve your table soon, before they are gone.
NEW KISS BOOKS
There are 2 new Kiss books available from Julian Gill:
The Kiss Album Focus Vol.II
The Kiss & Related Recordings Focus
Both are available as paperback edition and hardcover edition.
The latest buzz
Its official and its Hotter than Hell! KISS
Coffeehouse will open this summer at Broadway at the Beach, in Myrtle Beach, SC.
KISS Coffeehouse will feature several blends of signature KISS Coffees, sinful sweets, and
when you need something to cool you off, the KISS Frozen Rockuccino.
KISSONLINE will be following the construction in the months to come, so check back for
KISS INTERVIEW ON CNN
(from MMPAce/Kiss Forum)
Check out the new Kiss-interview from CNN (4 minutes long after the 30 second-ad).
to watch it.
PAUL STANLEY SOLO TOUR
(from PeeMan/Kiss Forum)
From XM Radio:
MÖTLEY CRÜE will be teaming up with AEROSMITH for a co-headlining tour later in the
year, CRÜE frontman Vince Neil revealed during an appearance on the "Opie and
Anthony" show on XM Satellite Radio earlier today. It appears Paul Stanley(KISS) may
be the opening act.
INTERVIEW WITH MIKE JAPP
Vladimir from www.kissrevenge.com has made an
interview with Kiss-songwriter Mike Japp. Click here
to read the interview.
January 6, 2006
KISS ON DVD
A few DVDs have been released recently featuring Kiss:
-) Millennium - Season 3: includes the episode with Kiss from the year 1998
-) Hard Rock Treasures: includes about 5-10 minuten with & Ace Frehley
-) New York Dolls- All dolled up: includes (very) short footage of Ace Frehley with
make-up from 1973!
-) Lance-stirb niemals jung ("Never too young to die" in German, movie
with Gene Simmons from 1986) has also been released on DVD
Screenshots from some of those videos can be found here as well as here.
You can get all those DVDs at Amazon.
January 6, 2006
NEW PAPERBACK BOOK WITH KISS ON
The Süddeutsche Zeitung has released a paperback with Kiss on the cover. More infos at Kiss News Germany.