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Corey Taylor: 'Kiss Should Perform At Hall Of Fame For The Fans'

Slipknot star Corey Taylor has taken aim at his Kiss heroes for allowing past dramas to upset one of the band's biggest nights at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony.Like many Kiss...

Def Leppard's Joe Elliott Brands Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Pointless

Def Leppard frontman Joe Elliott has dismissed the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as pointless and branded the honour of induction "rubbish".The rocker has been drawn into the row surrounding the induction of Def...

Gene Simmons: Credible Bands Can Kiss My Ass

Gene Simmons claims credible bands can kiss his ''ass''. The KISS bassist thinks groups shouldn't take themselves too seriously and instead they should take inspiration from early rock and roll bands who made up their...

Gene Simmons: 'Three More Kiss Tours And Then I'm Done'

Rocker Gene Simmons can see an end in sight for his band Kiss - because he doesn't want to tour forever.The bass player admits age is taking its toll on him and he doesn't think...

Paul Stanley Accuses Hall Of Fame Bosses Of Favouritism

Kiss founding member Paul Stanley has stepped up his feud with bosses at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame by accusing them of giving other bands like the Grateful Dead preferential treatment.Stanley and his...

Ace Frehley Brands Kiss 'Half A Cover Band'

Original Kiss guitarist Ace Frehley has dismissed the band's current line-up as "half a cover band" following a bust-up over who should perform at their Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction.Remaining founder members Gene...

Hall Of Fame Boss Defends Kiss Induction Decision

A Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame executive has defended museum bosses' decision only to induct the original members of Kiss, insisting they created the iconic characters that perform onstage.Founding members Gene Simmons and Paul...

Nirvana's First Drummer Not Eligible For Hall Of Fame Honour

Nirvana's first drummer Chad Channing has discovered he won't be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame alongside former bandmate Krist Novoselic - by text.Channing has been talking about next month's (Apr14) induction...

Gene Simmons: 'Rappers Don't Belong In The Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame'

Kiss star Gene Simmons has taken aim at Rock & Roll Hall of Fame bosses for inducting rappers into their Ohio museum.The bass player and his band will be added to the Hall of Fame...

Gene Simmons: 'I Talked Van Halen Out Of Joining Kiss'

Rocker Gene Simmons once talked Eddie Van Halen out of joining Kiss by insisting the guitar great would be miserable as Ace Frehley's replacement.The bass player tells Guitar World magazine that Van Halen came close...

Gene Simmons Reveals Full Story Behind Hall Of Fame Performance Snub

Kiss star Gene Simmons has revealed that he and Paul Stanley turned their backs on the chance to perform at the upcoming Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony after learning museum bosses only...

Def Leppard Planning Summer Tour With Kiss - Report

Def Leppard and Kiss are in top secret talks to team up for a summer (14) tour.Def Leppard guitarist Vivian Campbell let the news slip when he was asked about rumours of a tour with...

Paul Stanley: 'We Will Create New Sports Anthem For Football Team'

Kiss stars Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley are hoping to create a brand new sports anthem for their Arena Football League team L.A. Kiss.The duo, who have heavily invested in the new sports franchise, unveiled...

Kiss Drummer Eric Carr's Heirs Sue Over Unpaid Royalties

Rockers Kiss have been slapped with a lawsuit by late drummer Eric Carr's heirs over unpaid royalties.Carr's family members claim the group owes them five to 50 per cent of the profits made on songs...

Mexican Metal Festival Cancelled Due To Safety Concerns

A Mexican music festival set to feature Kiss, Twisted Sister and Guns 'n Roses has been cancelled over safety concerns.The Hell and Heaven Metal Fest was due to take place at a fairground in Texcoco,...

Kiss Stars Expand Rock & Brews Brand

Kiss bandmates Paul Stanley and Gene Simmons are expanding their Rock & Brews restaurant brand after announcing plans to open new diners in Kansas and Oklahoma.The rock icons opened their first Rock & Brews in...

Paul Stanley Was Delighted With Ear Surgery

Kiss star Paul Stanley was delighted when he underwent surgery to correct his lifelong ear issues, as it meant he could finally sport a short hairstyle. Recently, Stanley and Gene Simmons fell out over which...

Joan Jett To Make History As First Female Golden God Honouree

Rocker Joan Jett is set to make history at the Revolver Golden Gods Awards this year (14) when she becomes the first female to receive the prestigious Golden God title.The I Love Rock 'n' Roll...

Kiss Will Not Perform At Hall Of Fame Ceremony

Rockers Kiss have pulled the plug on a performance at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony in April (14), because the original bandmates can't find a way to work together.Paul Stanley and...

Fashion Designer John Varvatos Launches Record Label

Celebrity designer John Varvatos has launched a record label.The menswear guru has teamed up with executives at Republic Records for his new venture, John Varvatos Records. He tells RollingStone.com, "I think the record...

Paul Stanley Unimpressed With Hall Of Fame Induction Honour

Kiss frontman Paul Stanley is unimpressed with the band's upcoming Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction - because he believes museum executives voted the rockers in "begrudgingly".The singer and his bandmates are part of...

Gene Simmons To Turn Football Venture Into Reality Tv Series

Kiss rocker Gene Simmons is heading back to reality Tv for a new show about his efforts to build an arena football team in Los Angeles.The bass player and his bandmate Paul Stanley became owners...

Kiss Play Surprise Gig At Former Cbgb Home

Rockers Kiss played a surprise gig for unsuspecting fans at the former home of iconic New York music venue Cbgb to kick off designer JOHN VARVATOS' Spring/Summer 2014 campaign.The veteran musicians recently took over the...

Kiss Walk The Runway At Milan Fashion Week

Veteran rockers Kiss donned their iconic band make-up and sharp suits to walk the runway for designer John Varvatos at a fashion show in Italy.The group, led by Paul Stanley and Gene Simmons, made an...

Former Kiss Star Weds

Former Kiss guitarist Bruce Kulick has joined the growing list of new year celebrity newlyweds after exchanging vows with his fiancee.The 60-year-old rocker, who is currently a member of Grand Funk Railroad, wed Lisa Lane...

Paul Stanley: 'Hall Of Fame Show Will Not Include Original Members'

Kiss frontman Paul Stanley has wrecked fans' dreams of watching the original members of the group performing together when they are inducted in to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in April (14), insisting...

Iconic Rockers Kiss To Perform At Dodgers Stadium For Nhl Stadium Series

KISS fans rarely get treated to news this good these days – the 70s heavy metal band will perform at the NHL game at Dodger Stadium on Jan. 25. On Thursday, the National Hockey League...

Kiss To Perform At Historic Hockey Game

Rockers Kiss will be part of sports history later this month (Jan14) when they perform at the first National Hockey League game to be held outdoors in Los Angeles.The band will share the stage with...

Peter Gabriel: 'I'll Attend Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Gala This Time'

Peter Gabriel has confirmed he'll attend the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony when he's honoured in April (14) after missing out on Genesis' celebration there in 2010.The Sledgehammer singer was forced to...

Yusuf Islam 'Taken Aback' By Hall Of Fame Induction

Singer/songwriter Yusuf Islam was "taken aback" upon learning he was one of the 2014 inductees for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.The musician, formerly known as Cat Stevens, was one of nine artists to...

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