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Ace Frehley - 29th Annual Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony

[WATCH] Ace Frehley Talks Kiss Members: Says Once Nice Thing About Paul Stanley, Peter Criss, Eric Carr, Eric Singer & Gene Simmons

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With the release of his new album Space Invader, former Kiss guitarist Ace Frehley recently sat down with LoudWire to discuss his once-upon-a-time band. During the interview he was asked to say one nice thing about each Kiss member. And surprisingly, he did just that!READ MORE

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Ace Frehley Announces First Tour Dates In A Long Time

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The Spaceman, former Kiss guitarist Ace Frehley, will hit the road during the month of November, making his first tour appearances in a few years.READ MORE

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Kiss Raise $1 Million For Military Museum In Oregon

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Kiss played an acoustic set in Lake Oswego, Ore., last night (Sept. 15) that helped raise some serious dough that will go towards the construction of a military museum.READ MORE

Deep Purple

Orchestras Plus Heavy Metal: Celebrating Symphonic Performances with Deep Purple, Metallica, Scorpions and More

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Deep Purple somewhat summarized what heavy metal was with its 1969 album 'Concerto for Group and Orchestra,' not in music but in attitude. All of the costumes, all of the hair products, all of the huge guitar solos...go big or go home. Sometimes that meant playing with a whole dang orchestra, even if your lyrics about women and booze don't make sense with it.READ MORE

Gene Simmons

Gene Simmons To Pitch Reality TV Rock Competition Show ‘Coliseum’ at MIPCOM

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KISS frontman Gene Simmons is certainly no stranger to reality television; the musician’s reality TV series Gene Simmons Family Jewels lasted six years on A&E and earned itself a large group of fans and more fame for his entire family. Well, now it appears the musician is gearing up to pitch yet another show at this year’s MIPCOM.READ MORE

Ace Frehley performing with The Roots.

Ace Frehley Slams Kiss Replacement Tommy Thayer In Recent Interview

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"[Tommy is] not Ace Frehley by any stretch of the imagination, number one," said Ace Frehley.READ MORE

Paul McCartney

'Art of McCartney' Tribute Album Features Bob Dylan, Brian Wilson, Willie Nelson, And More: Watch The Cure's Take On 'Hello Goodbye'

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Paul McCartney has established himself as one of the most influential songwriters of all time. Now the former Beatle is being recognized by his industry peers with a tribute compilation called The Art of Paul McCartney, which features covers of songs McCartney wrote during his time with the Beatles, Wings and as a solo artist.READ MORE

Aretha Franklin

12 Legends Covering Songs By Other Legends: Aretha Franklin, Led Zeppelin, And More [LISTEN]

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It's pretty common for an up-and-coming artist to cover a song by a legendary artist to get themselves going, but there have been many times where these covers of classic songs have come from other legendary artists. Here are 12 legendary artists who have covered other legendary artists.READ MORE

Paul McCartney gets money.

Paul McCartney Easily Tops World's Richest Bassists List; but Sting, Roger Waters and Gene Simmons Rake It In

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Today we have a report from TheRichest.com, a website that while obscure, seems fairly clean cut with numbers that make sense. The topic? World's wealthiest bassists.READ MORE

Gene Simmons

Gene Simmons Apology: KISS Frontman Sorry For Suicide Comments

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After offending several famous people this week with comments on depression on suicide, Gene Simmons is finally reneging.READ MORE

Ace Frehley Listening Party For Upcoming New Album

Ace Frehley Wants Gene Simmons On His Next Album: Slash, Lita Ford & Pearl Jam’s Mike McCready Already Set To Appear

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Following an interesting speak-singing performance on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon this past week, former Kiss guitarist Ace Frehley is gearing up to release his upcoming album Space Invader on Aug. 19. And while both he and his fans are psyched about the release, the guitarist is already talking about his next album. And guess who he wants on it – Gene Simmons.READ MORE

Gene Simmons - 2014 Summer TCA Tour - Day 4

Gene Simmons, Nikki Sixx: Motley Crue Member Slams Kiss Frontman Over ‘Moronic’ Comments About Depression

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Kiss frontman Gene Simmons has never been one to keep his mouth shut, but it seems now that has gotten him into some hot water. The veteran rocker recently did a Q&A with SongFacts, and based on a couple of lengthy comments he made about those with depression, there's been quite a bit of backlash –– one coming from Motley Crue bassist Nikki Sixx.®READ MORE

Ace Frehley Visits

Ace Frehley, The Roots: Former Kiss Guitarist Performs ‘New York Groove’ With ‘Tonight Show’ House Band [WATCH]

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Tuesday night’s Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon was “grooving” due to former Kiss guitarist Ace Frehley sitting in with the legendary Roots crew. And while the two appear to be complete opposites in terms of music, they came together quite nicely during last night’s episode for a version of “New York Groove.”READ MORE

Gene Simmons

Kiss' Gene Simmons Called 'Sexist' By Black Lips, Simmons Calls Them 'Racist'

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During an interview with HuffPost Live yesterday, Kiss frontman Gene Simmons was confronted by Atlanta punk band Black Lips with accusations of misogyny and sexism. After answering some questions submitted by fans through online videos, Simmons was shown one last video, featuring the Black Lips' Cole Alexander, Jared Swilley, and Jack Hines in Kiss make-up, calling for the "surrender of the Kiss Army."READ MORE

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Gene Simmons Supports Clippers Owner Donald Sterling, Opposes Washington Redskins

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In a recent interview with The Wall Street Journal in support of his new football-themed reality series 4th and Loud, Kiss bassist Gene Simmons voiced his support for L.A. Clippers owner Donald Sterling, who was famously banned from the NBA after he was caught on tape going on a racist rant. Though Simmons is quick to point out that he doesn't support what Sterling said, he believes it was unfair that Sterling was punished for something he said in private.READ MORE

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