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Not Fade Away: KISS’s Debut Album Turns 40

We spoke to the Demon himself about the album that started it all.

02/18/2014

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KISS, Nirvana, Lead Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Inductees

The induction ceremony will take place at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center on April 10 and will be open to the public. An on-sale date has yet to be announced.

12/17/2013

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‘Simpsons’ Executive Producer On the Show’s KISS ‘Tribute’

Last night’s (November 3) episode of The Simpsons was one for the ages. Titled “Four Regrettings And A Funeral,” it featured one of the show’s most epic “couch gags” ever, an understated and sweet goodbye to longtime character Mrs. Krabappel, and a pretty hilarious reference to “The Hottest Band In The World.”

11/04/2013

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Gene Simmons Will Sing The U.S. National Anthem in London this Sunday

This Sunday (September 29), Gene Simmons will perform at London’s Wembley Stadium, but it’s not with his band KISS. Instead the bassist will sing the National Anthem for the NFL International Series game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Minnesota Vikings.

09/27/2013

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30 Years Ago Today, KISS Took Off Their Makeup

It was thirty years ago today (September 13, 1983) that a nation of suburban teens and early twenty-somethings had their young minds blown by the rock and roll equivalent of the curtain being pulled on the Wizard of Oz. On that day, KISS – which was then comprised of perennials Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley, along with their late drummer Eric Carr and one-time guitarist Vinnie Vincent – showed up on MTV, and revealed their true, makeup-less faces.

09/18/2013

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KISS Buys An Arena Football Team And Names It KISS

First of all, this is not the NFL; it’s the Arena Football League. The same league that cancelled its 2009 season in order to figure out a way to actually make money off a sport no one watches. […]

08/19/2013

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The New KISS Restaurant: Now Serving Tongue

KISS Band Members To Open Torrance Restaurant A rock ‘n’ roll-themed restaurant owned by two KISS band members will soon open in Torrance, California. Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley will open their third Rock & […]

05/07/2013

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Say It Isn’t So: KISS Teams With… HELLO KITTY

In probably the most disgraceful news of the day, KISS is taking their partnership with Hello Kitty to the small screen.  The band and the toy brand have announced plans to produce the new series […]

03/29/2013

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02/19/2013

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God Of Thunder Hits On Linkin Park-er

“He grabs me by the shoulders, and he says, ‘You are a powerful and talented young man.’ He’s staring at me in my eyes and says, ‘If we were in prison, I would make love to you.’” — Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington describing his first meeting with Gene Simmons

12/12/2012

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