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Ace Frehley, Paul Stanley Reunite in 'Fire and Water' Video

April 27, 2016

It's been 14 long, drama-saddled years since Ace Frehley played live with Kiss. But the guitarist recently united with former bandmate Paul Stanley for a rendition of Free's "Fire and Water," which appears on Frehley's new covers LP, Origins...


Watch Kiss Perform as Trio After Paul Stanley Tears Bicep

April 16, 2016

Kiss performed at the annual Race to Erase MS benefit in Los Angeles Friday under highly unusual circumstances: The band played as a trio for only the second time in their history as guitarist Paul Stanley was a last-minute cancellation after tearing...


Flashback: Kiss Play Their Final Classic-Lineup Show

February 11, 2016

Kiss' 2000 farewell tour was winding down when drummer Peter Criss got some news that absolutely shook his world: Guitarist Ace Frehley was getting paid $50,000 a show – a full $10,000 more than Criss' own salary. "It was the most devastating...


Paul Stanley's Long-Lost Folgers Commercial Resurfaces

December 21, 2014

Kiss recently announced plans to collaborate with J-pop group Momoiro Clover Z on a new track called "Yume no Ukiyo ni Saitemina," but that's somehow only the second-strangest Kiss news you'll read today. Back in 2000, guitarist Paul Stanley...


Watch Garth Brooks Jam With Kiss

September 5, 2014

As Paul Stanley might exhort from the stage, "Who here likes Garth Brooks?!" Along with the nearly 20,000 who saw the country superstar perform his first comeback show last night in Chicago, Kiss sure did back in 1994. In the summer of that year,...


Black Lips Hijack Gene Simmons Interview

August 12, 2014

Over the course of his four decades as the God of Thunder, Kiss' Gene Simmons has engaged in countless beefs with everybody from his former bandmates to file-sharers to Anonymous to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Now, the Kiss bassist...


Gene Simmons Sings National Anthem

June 17, 2014

In some alternate reality, Gene Simmons probably anchors a college a cappella group (and still wears that makeup). On Monday, the Kiss vocalist-bassist teamed up with some members of the USO for a vocal rendition of the National Anthem ahead of a Los...


Kiss Fire Up 'The Tonight Show'

April 12, 2014

Kiss may have disappointed some fans (including Stevie Nicks) when they didn't perform at Thursday's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony, but the band did their best to make up for it with a pyrotechnics-filled spectacle on The Tonight Show...


See Vandals in Kiss Masks Trash a Car Lot

March 14, 2014

A quartet of Kiss fans trashed 25 vehicles and caused more than $40,000 worth of damage in a New Jersey auto lot last week, according to Video of the vandals, found on Gothamist, show them wearing masks with vocalist-guitarist Paul Stanley's (probably)...


Kiss Reunite for 'MTV Unplugged'

December 17, 2013

Kiss were far from their commercial peak when MTV agreed to film an Unplugged special in the summer of 1995. They had survived (and even thrived) during the disco and hair metal eras, but grunge proved too much to handle, and their 1992 LP Revenge failed...


5 Things You Didn't Know About Kiss' 'Destroyer'

March 15, 2016

Kiss released a nuanced masterpiece, Destroyer, 40 years ago today. The record is home to their breakthrough hit, the moving ballad "Beth," as well as the charging "Detroit Rock City," foundation-rattling "God of Thunder" and R&B party rave-up "Shout...


Watch Kiss Meet Scooby-Doo in New Film

April 21, 2015

Scooby-Doo and friends are taking a trip to Detroit Rock City this summer as creators of the animated series have enlisted Kiss for a new feature. Scooby-Doo! And Kiss: Rock and Roll Mystery is an upcoming summer full-length film that sees...


Watch Taylor Swift in Kiss Makeup Prank Keith Urban

October 31, 2014

Halloween only rolls around once a year, but that doesn't mean there aren't other occasions — say, a sold-out show in Kansas City, Missouri, during your band's final performance on Keith Urban's Escape Together World Tour — worthy of dressing...


Watch Ace Frehley Play 'New York Groove' With the Roots

August 13, 2014

Former Kiss guitarist Ace Frehley dropped by The Tonight Show on Tuesday night, sitting in with the Roots, the most versatile band in late night. The unlikely collaborators treated the audience to a a low-key version of Frehley's breezy 1978 hit "New...


See Kiss Bum out Football Team Owners on Their TV Show

August 8, 2014

"You will only get the respect you demand," Kiss' Gene Simmons said in a clip from the band's upcoming football TV series, 4th and Loud. "You've got to be able to pee on the ground like an animal claiming its territory and say, 'We are the kings of the...


Kiss, Paramore Surprise 'American Idol'

May 22, 2014

Kiss surprised the American Idol audience by accompanying contestant Caleb Johnson for a medley of the recent Rolling Stone cover stars and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees' "Love Gun" and "Shout It Out Loud" for the season's finale. The band...


Stevie Nicks, Jimmy Fallon Pair Up

April 10, 2014

The past is present this week on The Tonight Show where Jimmy Fallon is getting in on this year's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame celebrations, welcoming a handful of inductees and other special musical guests to the show. Nirvana's Krist...


Kiss Surprise Fans at Former CBGB

January 13, 2014

Glam-rock icons Kiss have always treated their flamboyant costumes and makeup like "battle gear," but they've taken a more subtle and sleek approach by backing John Varvatos suits. In a new video for the designer's Spring/Summer 2014 campaign, the band...