Few were surprised when Gene Simmons, brazen KISS leader and shameless marketer, turned his family into subjects of a reality show in 2006. Now, however, it’s time for the cameras to go.
In recent years particularly, labels like Rhino and Sony Legacy have released more best-of collections and box sets than ever. But how many is too many? If nearly all the compilations are identical in tracklisting, what’s the point?
Picture a 7-year old me standing atop my parents’ bar armed with my trusty Mickey Mouse plastic guitar…
On TV’s animated juggernaut Family Guy, there’s a running story line that Lois Griffin dated KISS bassist/certified ladies’ man Gene Simmons before marrying the show’s KISS-loving protagonist, Peter. With the band appearing in animated form […]
Summer‘s here, which means the time is right for dancing in the seats (or on the lawn, if you’re on a tight budget) under the stars. As the temperature rises, rock, pop and country tours […]
Following Donna Summer’s death last week, tributes from musicians and celebrities poured in from all corners of pop culture, expressing admiration for the singer’s catalog of music. But was she snubbed by the Rock and […]
Some big name rockers have teamed up to promote music and the arts in the Los Angeles school system, via a new video.
KISS went through a make-up less phase in the early ’80s that had Gene Simmons lookin’ more like Mick Mars on the Theatre of Pain tour…meaning Revlon pancake foundation and soccer-mom rouge instead of Demon […]
KISS and Motley Crue play together for the first time ever at the Minnesota State Fair on August 29th and they are in this weeks JACK Spotlight! Text “Beth” to 42784 for your chance to […]
During a press conference announcing a KISS/Mötley Crüe co-headlining tour earlier this week, , Gene Simmons described the upcoming tour as “real music” and had a few choice words for those that use electronics and […]