On this day in KISSTORY - June 22, 1977 - Gallup Poll named KISS the number ONE band in America!
On this day in KISSTORY - June 22, 2015 - KISS closed out 2015 European Tour at SOLD OUT Barclaycard Arena in Madrid, Spain.
KISS IS EVERYWHERE!
Thanks to Mandy for sharing this amazing piece of KISS art by artist Shuji Nishimura from the Pasadena Chalk Festival with us!
The KISS ARMY Rocks!
KISS MY ASS TRIBUTE ALBUM RELEASED
On this day in KISSTORY - June 21, 1994, KISS My Ass: Classic KISS Regrooved was released. The tribute album features a variety of artists covering KISS classics. The album spent 13 weeks on the Billboard chart and was certified gold by the RIAA.
ARTIST & TRACK LISTING:
1. Lenny Kravitz/Stevie Wonder - Deuce 2. Garth Brooks/KISS - Hard Luck Woman 3. Anthrax - She 4. Gin Blossoms - Christine Sixteen 5. Toad The Wet Sprocket - Rock And Roll All Nite 6. Shandi's Addiction - Calling Dr. Love 7. Dinosaur Jr.- Goin' Blind 8. Extreme - Strutter 9. The Lemonheads - Plaster Caster 10. The Mighty Mighty Bosstones - Detroit Rock City 11. Yoshiki - Black Diamond 12. Die Ärzte - Unholy (German Version)
Thanks to Daniel Sanchez for sharing his KISSified take of the famous “Nighthawks” by Edward Hopper with us. Awesome!
The KISS ARMY ROCKS!
Thanks to Piotr for sharing his great new Demon tattoo with us!
The KISS ARMY ROCKS!
Rock the KISS Concert #MyLiveCase design for Pixel & Nexus phones now!
Wishing all of the KISS dads out there a wonderful Father's Day!
Enjoy these great photos of the next generation of the KISS Army!
Thanks for sharing, John!
My new Eric Singer 30th anniversary chrome over brass snare drum. It's awesome! - John Whiddon
FIRST OFFICIAL US KISS CONVENTION
On this day in KISSTORY - June 17, 1995 - KISS began the North American leg of the first Official Worldwide KISS Convention Tour in Burbank, California. Peter Criss makes a surprise appearance at the Convention and joins Gene, Paul, Bruce and Eric on stage, singing two KISS classics -"Hard Luck Woman" and "Nothin' To Lose".
The unique and revolutionary KISS Convention tour featured a traveling KISS Museum displaying vintage KISS stage outfits, instruments, and memorabilia. Performances by KISS tribute bands, KISS collectors/dealers buying, selling and trading KISS merchandise, precedes an evening appearance by KISS themselves, appearing live and in person, conducting a question and answer session, autograph signing, and a two-hour plus unplugged set comprised mostly of spontaneous fan requests. Both Eric Singer and Bruce Kulick also performed clinics at the events.
Official KISS Conventions were held in Australia, Canada and the United Sates.
Songs performed at the KISS Conventions:
Comin' Home / Plaster Caster / Goin' Blind / Domino / Nothin' To Lose / Sure Know Something / Calling Dr. Love / C'mon and Love Me / Spit / I Still Love You / God Of Thunder (Country version) / See You Tonite / Do You Love Me / A World Without Heroes / Every time I Look At You / Rock Bottom / Shandi / Strutter / Hide Your Heart / Black Diamond / Heaven's On Fire / Rock And Roll All Nite
KISS also played (at least portions of) Strange Ways / Love Her All I Can / Love Gun / Take Me / Love Theme From KISS / Just A Boy and many more!