| Oct 16, 2013
| 4:22 PM
A duo that two weeks ago played Sands Bethlehem Event Center and a classic rock band who played there in April have just been announced among this year’s nominees for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. And this could......
| Oct 10, 2013
| 12:43 PM
The Phish jam-rock band is returning to the Hampton Coliseum Oct. 18-20. It's to be the latest in a series of key musical moments in the life of a legendary, 43-year building. I've been around to cover 19 of those years. Here are five memorable shows from...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 12:10 PM
Rock 'n' roll legends Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley of the band KISS have cut back their concert schedule to about 70 shows a year now.
Stanley is finishing his autobiography. The pair are opening a chain of restaurants/bars.
| Aug 16, 2013
| 8:02 PM
What does it take for a rock band to last 40 years?
Obviously, evolution isn’t required, judging from nearly two hours of blood-spitting, fire-belching, tinnitus-inducing, vintage arena rock by KISS on Friday at Amway Center. The band, in town for...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 7:38 AM
Legendary rock band KISS is set to perform Friday at the Amway Center, kicking off the weekend-long festivities for Arena Bowl XVI.
So like all fans of Gene Simmons, Paul Stanley and the gang, I decided to paint my face and wreak havoc around downtown...
| Apr 20, 2013
The "Starchild" outfit Paul Stanley wears as frontman for KISS is a revealing one. That's why I chose it for Halloween a couple of years back. I wanted to showcase the efforts of my diet and exercise regimen. I got the hair wrong.
And at 61 years of...
| Apr 28, 2013
| 4:24 PM
Sands Bethlehem Event Center is saying it will announce Monday a concert by a major hard rock act. And there are signs it could be a group that will want to make you “Rock and Roll All Nite.” KISS, the......
| Mar 9, 2013
| 4:25 PM
The key to enjoying rock band Hinder’s concert Friday at Sands Bethlehem Event Center was knowing what to expect – or maybe just not expecting too much. Hinder singer Austin Winkler, with guitarist Joe Garvey in background, at Sands Bethlehem....
| Mar 28, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Anybody else have a mom who told them KISS stood for “Knights in Service to Satan”? Can't help but have that bit of childhood trauma race through my mind as the announcement came today that KISS — well, Paul Stanley and Gene Simmons,...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Rock and roll legend Ace Frehley, founding member of KISS, is facing foreclosure after not paying his mortgage for nearly two years, according to a report. The guitarist last played with KISS in 2002....
| Aug 17, 2013
When the tongue-wagging members of heavy-metal band Kiss descend on Hard Rock Live this Sunday, there's a chance they may be upstaged by their own tribute act: MiniKiss.
That would be Mini-Gene, Mini-Ace, Mini-Peter and Mini-Paulina, the novelty band...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 10:13 AM
Who’d have guessed that it would turn out to be rock group KISS that brings a professional football team to the Los Angeles area, but that’s what the cartoonish heavy metal band is doing in buying an Arena Football League team to be called L....