“Everybody remembers their first KISS record, and this is how I remember mine.”
Between his tongue and his take on America, Gene Simmons has been giving us nightmares for year. So, maybe it’s not so much of a stretch to hear he’s getting into the horror movie business.
But are they “real artists?”
Paul McCartney is getting the royal treatment from his fellow musicians in a new covers compilation that spans the former Beatle’s time with the Fab Four and Wings, along with his solo career.
The guard is suing Gene Simmons and company for “injuries, loss of wages and other unspecified damages.”
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony used to be a drunken, freewheeling event that would stretch to all hours of the night. Today it’s an arena-rock spectacle with stunning moments that won’t soon be forgotten.
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has just announced most of the presenters for this year’s induction ceremony, taking place at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center on April 10.
More than just teasing rabid fans hungry for new Daft Punk music (enough that a video of the 15-second riff looped for 10 straight hours has hit Youtube), the ad shown during SNL revived the long-lost art of the album release TV commercial.
With huge, multi-act music festivals established as the American rite of passage for die hard music fans, a new wave of far more intimate music-themed luxury cruises has emerged as the next bucket list experience for the sonically adventurous.
THE CASE: After 50 years on the stage, should classic rockers consider hanging it up over a little thing like a 70th birthday?