KISS Announces European Tour Dates For 2021

KISS has announced their rescheduled 2021 European Tour Dates. Unfortunately, due to world events KISS could not complete the original dates scheduled through June and July 2020. But the band are delighted to announce rescheduled and new European dates for 2021. Further dates will also be added to the cities announced today.Continue reading

Surviving Members of Rush Comment on Neil Peart’s Death, Other Rockers React

As new spreads around the globe of the passing of drumming and Progressive Music Giant Neil Peart, reactions have been swift and the outpouring deep. Beginning with a statement from Rush band members Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson, many icons of the music world themselves, including many great Canadians, commented on the profound impact Peart had on us all. Fans have joined in the world over with their tributes as well. We’ll have more information about this tragic and terrible loss for the music world as it develops. Continue reading

Van Halen Releases “Van Halen II” Forty Years Ago

Forty years ago today Van Halen dropped their second album less than a year after their debut Van Halen set the music world on fire. In just a year, the band had become a household name, and headliner nationally, and Eddie Van Halen, in particular, had graced the cover of many magazines for his sweet shred skills. Wanting to strike while the iron was hot, the band came right back with Van Halen II (Warner Bros.), made up of their infamous pre-record deal demos made with Gene Simmons and Ted Templeman, and a few new songs. Van Halen II had the unenviable task of following one of the greatest debut albums ever.Continue reading

Kiss To Reissue 1978 Solo Albums In Deluxe Set

On this day in 1978 the four founding members of Kiss:Gene Simmons, Paul Stanley, Ace Frehley and Peter Criss released their solo albums on the same day. They are charted and sold millions since Kiss were the biggest band in the world at this time. The band will now release the ‘The Solo Albums – 40th Anniversary Collection’, a limited-edition 180-gram 4LP box set by Casablanca/UMe that’s earmarked for release on October 19th. Details below.Continue reading

Watch Gene Simmons And Ace Frehley Play Kiss Covers In Australia

KISS member Gene Simmons was joined by his former bandmate Ace Frehley on stage in Sydney, Australia last night (8/31) to run through some songs together. They were both in joking moods and high spirits as they jammed and Gene told stories about how Ace won his spot in the band at his fateful audition. Watch fan-filmed footage of them playing Kiss classics ‘Deuce’ and ‘Rock And Roll All Nite’ together. Ace is on tour as he gets ready to release his new album, Spaceman, on October 19th via eOne Music.

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Ryders Creed – Ryders Creed

With a sound influenced by AC/DC, Clutch, Monster Truck, and a little Black Stone Cherry are Ryders Creed. The five-piece hailing the midlands formed last year, winning the Hard Rock Hell’s Highway to Hell Competition, and have just released their self-titled debut album on Off Ya Rocka Recordings.Continue reading

Ace Frehley And Gene Simmons Will Perform Live Together For A Hurricane Harvey Benefit Concert

Big news! For the first time in 16 years, Ace Frehley and Gene Simmons will perform live together on stage at The Children Matter benefit concert in St. Paul, Minnesota. Continue reading

On the Road… with Kiss


There are a few things in America you need to see before you die. The Statue of Liberty from a boat, so you can understand how this country was born. You need to see the sunset at the Pacific Ocean from a beach in California, and you need to see the sunrise in the Rocky Mountains. And you need to see a KISS concert once at least n your life. Continue reading