Search results for 'gene simmons'

Filter by

Sort by


News

KISS' GENE SIMMONS Explains Drummer PETER CRISS' Absence From Upcoming Tour

KISS bassist/vocalist Gene Simmons has spoken to KissKollector.com U.S. correspondent (and official KISS designer) Christopher Franchi about the group's decision to utilize the services of drummer Eric Singer during their upcoming tours of Australia and Japan. Asked to clarify the reasons Peter Cris...
April 20, 2004
News

Has RON JEREMY Slept With More Women Than GENE SIMMONS?

Porn king Ron Jeremy caught up with Get Real Detroit for a Q&A and was asked if he kept track of how many girls he's slept with and whether is it more than Gene Simmons of KISS. "Me and Gene Simmons were both on 'The View' and we gave the same number when they asked ...
April 20, 2004
News

AJAX GARCIA: I Was Approached About Playing Guitar For GUNS N' ROSES

Ajax Garcia, founder of late '90s punk rock n' roll band THE NAPOLEON BLOWNAPARTS, was reportedly approached about filling the vacant guitarist slot in GUNS N' ROSES following the recent departure of Buckethead. In a press release date April 7, 2004, Ajax explained how he came to be mentioned as a p...
April 15, 2004
News

GENE SIMMONS' 'Asshole' Delayed (Again),World Premiere Announced

Simmons Records/Sanctuary Music Group has pushed back the release date of KISS bassist/vocalist Gene Simmons' highly anticipated sophomore solo album, "Asshole", to June 8 from the previously announced May 18 (and before that April 20). If you're in the Los Angeles area and would like be the first t...
April 14, 2004
News

RIOT: Dallas Show Cancelled

Veteran hard rock band RIOT's previously announced headlining show in Dallas, Texas "will not take place after all do to the promoter pulling out at the last minute," according to a post on the group's web site. In an e-mail posted at RIOT's web site, promoter Doug Simmons of Elite Entertainment in...
April 13, 2004
News

GENE SIMMONS And Family Attend 'The Punisher' Premiere: Photos Available

KISS bassist/vocalist Gene Simmons and family (son Nicholas, daughter Sophie and longtime live-in Shannon Tweed) attended the Los Angeles premiere of "The Punisher" movie at the Arclight Cinerama Dome, Hollywood on Monday (April 12). Check out pictures from Daily Celeb, Celebrity Photo. Simmons' muc...
April 13, 2004
News

UNEARTHED: Former ICED EARTH Members' Demo Posted Online

Chilean "heavy & power metal webzine" PowerMetal.cl is currently hosting the two-song demo from UNEARTHED, the new band formed by former ICED EARTH members Gene Adam (vocals),Dave Abell (bass),and Mark Prator (drums),along with Bill Owen (guitar) of the pre-ICED EARTH band PURGATORY. Download...
April 12, 2004
News

Reporter: GENE SIMMONS Doesn't Have A Sense Of Humor About Himself

Chris Rose of Louisiana's The Times-Picayune writes in the following in this weekend's installment of "Living News": "I've always looked at [exercise guru Richard] Simmons as a healer. My first encounter with him came at a big celebrity confab in New Orleans a few years ago when I saw him standing i...
April 11, 2004
News

Former ICED EARTH Members Join Forces In UNEARTHED

Former ICED EARTH members Gene Adam (vocals),Dave Abell (bass),and Mark Prator (drums),along with Bill Owen (guitar) of the pre-ICED EARTH band PURGATORY, have formed a brand-new project tentatively dubbed UNEARTHED. The group have just completed a two-song demo containing the tracks "Fire In the...
April 11, 2004
News

GENE SIMMONS: 'Asshole' Running Order, Japanese Bonus Tracks Revealed

KISS bassist/vocalist Gene Simmons has revealed the final running order of the songs set to appear on his much-anticipated new solo album, "Asshole", due on May 18 through Simmons Records/Sanctuary Music Group. It is as follows: 01. Sweet And Dirty Love (Simmons) 02. Firestarter (Prodigy) 03. Weapon...
April 7, 2004
News

GENE SIMMONS Explains Why GEORGE W. BUSH Is The Right President For America

KISS bassist/vocalist Gene Simmons has told the U.K.'s Mirror.co.uk that when it comes to the Iraq situation, he is right behind George W. Bush. "I prefer John Kerry's environment policy. I support his policies on women. I prefer the separation of church and state. I don't like a lot of these ethica...
April 7, 2004
News

PETER CRISS: 'I Don't Need To Justify GENE SIMMONS' Lies'

Former KISS drummer Peter Criss has slammed KISS bassist/vocalist Gene Simmons over his allegations that Criss' drug and alcohol abuse is the reason Criss is no longer a touring member of the group. Writing to his official web site, PeterCriss.net, Criss said: "Some people love hearing themselves ta...
April 6, 2004
News

GENE SIMMONS' 'Asshole': An In-Depth Review

Joop van Pelt of KissKollector.com has written the following track-by-track "review" of "Asshole", the much-anticipated new solo album from KISS bassist/vocalist Gene Simmons: 01. Asshole (Frank Tostrup) "Title track 'Asshole' is a catchy, up-tempo bubblegum rocker reminiscent of Avril Lavigne's rec...
April 5, 2004
News

GENE SIMMONS: PETER CRISS Had Too Many Problems With Drugs To Tour With KISS

According to KissFanShop.de, KISS bassist/vocalist Gene Simmons revealed during an interview with Rock City Wednesday (March 31) that the band will probably start working on the next KISS album around October/November. He also refuted drummer Peter Criss' claim that he wasn't contacted about renewin...
April 1, 2004
News

GENE SIMMONS To Release 100-Song Box Set, KISS To Add More New Songs To Live Set

According to KissFanShop.de, KISS bassist/vocalist Gene Simmons announced on Swedish TV that he will be releasing a 100-song box set of previously unreleased solo recordings next year. In addition, Simmons revealed that KISS "would like to bring more new songs to [their live] set," adding that "we w...
March 30, 2004