Category: ERIC CARR – KISS

V.A. – Pure Fire : The Ultimate Kiss Tribute (2018)

In 2004, a star-studded KISS tribute album called ‘Spin The Bottle’ was released featuring contributions from Styx‘s Tommy Shaw, ex-KISS guitarist Bruce Kulick, Toto‘s Steve Lukather / Mike Porcaro, and many other well-known hard rock / metal musicians. Now, the record is being reissued today October 19 under a new title, “Pure Fire : The Ultimate KISS Tribute”, packaged with...

PETER CRISS – Cat #1 [2018 reissue]

PETER CRISS album “Cat #1” has been finally reissued after a long legal dispute between indie label Tony Nicole Tony Records (who originally released the album) and Gene Simmons / Paul Stanley and ultimately, Criss himself.The album also features former Kiss bandmate Ace Frehley playing guitar on three tracks, ex-Talas singer Phil Naro, and future Queensryche guitarist Mike Stone. After...

KISS – Hot In The Shade [Japanese SHM-CD]

KISS “Hot In The Shade” released in Japan on high quality SHM-CD should be the most requested album on this blog ever. That’s because “Hot In The Shade” is perhaps the worst – technically speaking – sounding album of their entire career, and fans are looking for an improvement. 1988 was probably the worst year in KISS’ history. Their popularity...

KISS – Revenge [Japanese SHM-CD remastered]

With the recent feature of KISS Hot In The Shade on the blog, some of you have asked our impression about the Japanese, high-fidelity SHM-CD format remastered version of “Revenge“, one of the best Kiss’ albums ever.Well, this remaster sounds million bucks. It’s much, much rich on the low frequencies, the mid-spectrum is clearer and it possesses a great dynamic...

ACE FREHLEY – Trouble Walkin’ [Rock Candy remaster]

Rock Candy Records has reissued the long out of print third solo album by ACE FREHLEY, “Trouble Walkin´”, in my opinion, his best. Dubbed the Space Ace, he was the man with the rocket firing guitar, the coolest member of rock gods Kiss and a man who attracted a legion of fan followers of his own, for reasons both good...

ERIC CARR – Unfinished Business (2011)

* To commemorate 20 years since the late ERIC CARR passed away, her sister is presenting the CD “Unfinished Business”, featuring 18 rare recordings including an unreleased version of “Shandi” with Eric on vocals. Drummer Eric Carr was an intricate part of Kiss for over 11 years.His powerful drumming rocked the music world through the 80’s and he is still...