June 20, 2006
Just in to KISSONLINE, the latest info on the UDO Music Festival. There have been some recent changes to the line up at the Festival, including the addition of one of Paul Stanley’s favorite singers, Paul Rodgers! Rodgers will appear at both Festival dates and perform right before KISS closes the shows. The current Festival lineup is KISS, Paul Rodgers, Alice in Chains, the Pussycat Dolls, Steve Vai, Sebastian Bach, Godsmack, Taylor Hawkins (of the Foo Fighters), Tribe of Gypsies, Click Five, Porcupine Tree, Soft, Morningwood, and Endeverafter. Audioslave is no longer listed as performing. The Festivals are Saturday July 22 at Izumiotsu Phoenix Osaka and Sunday July 23 at Fuji Speedway outside Tokyo. At both events the first performance of the day will begin at 10:30 AM. KISS will close the events which end by 8:30 PM. In addition to the two Festival shows, KISS will also hold concerts Tuesday July 18 at Nagoya’s Rainbow Hall and Thursday July 20 at Fukuoka’s Kokusai Centre.