05/25/2017

THIS DAY IN KISSTORY 2006

KISS AT ROCK HONORS

On this day in KISStory - May 25, 2006, KISS closed ROCK HONORS, which also featured Queen, Def Leppard and Judas Priest as inaugural honorees of "VH1 Rock Honors." "VH1 Rock Honors" was launched by the network to pay homage to the gods of hard rock! The event took place at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas and included live performances by each of the bands.

 

05/25/2017

KISSWORLD The Best OF KISS Out June 2nd in UK

Hot on the heels of a SOLD OUT KISS European Tour through May 2017, Universal Music On Demand are set to release “KISSWORLD – The Best Of KISS” on the 2nd June 2017.

KISS, America’s #1 Gold Record Award winning group of all time in every category, have a stunning catalogue of rock n roll classics. “KISSWORLD – The Best OF KISS” brings 20 of their best loved
tracks together on one album. Iconic fan favourites such as “I Was Made For Lovin’ You”, “Rock And
Roll All Nite” and “Detroit Rock City” alongside top 5 UK chart hits “Crazy Crazy Nights” and “God Gave Rock ‘N’ To You II” on one huge collection.

KISS are one of the most iconic and influential rock acts of all time. The band have released 44 albums and sold over 100 million records worldwide. Consummate live performers, the band’s illustrious career is marked by record breaking global tours. Paul Stanley, Gene Simmons, Eric Singer and Tommy Thayer slayed the USA across July, August and September 2016 with a SOLD OUT Arena tour. They heard the calls from their European fans and they returned in May 2017 for the first time since 2015’s series of SOLD OUT Festival and Arena shows across Europe. The 19 date / 11 country tour culminates in a show at London’s iconic o2 Arena on the 31st May 2017.

Pre-order the album here - https://lnk.to/KISSWORLDPR

05/23/2017

THIS DAY IN KISSTORY 1979

On this day in KISSTORY - May 23rd, 1979 - KISS released their DYNASTY album.The album featured KISS' first international top 5 smash hit, "I Was Made For Lovin' You". This song was the first collaboration between Paul Stanley and Desmond Child for KISS. Though known for that great disco song, other more rockin' DYNASTY tracks included "X-Ray Eyes", "Save Your Love", "Magic Touch" and "Hard Times". The album is filled with some of KISS' most melodic and catchy hooks. Led by the success of "I Was Made For Lovin' You", DYNASTY spent 25 weeks on the charts peaking at #9 and was certified Platinum by July!

Except for Peter Criss' sole appearance on "Dirty Livin", which featured his lead vocals and drumming, it was Anton Fig who handled the drums on all other songs on DYNASTY.

KISS released two promotional videos for DYNASTY, "I Was Made For Lovin' You" and the great Paul Stanley pop rocker "Sure Know Something".

DYNASTY Track Listing:

I Was Made For Lovin' You / 2,000 Man / Sure Know Something / Dirty Livin' / Charisma / Magic Touch / Hard Times / X-Ray Eyes / Save Your Love

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