Ace Frehley

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2014

    KISS and Def Leppard's U.S. tour dates -- Minneapolis in August

    Despite the infighting among the founding members of the band as of late, KISS have announced a massive 40th Anniversary tour along with Def Leppard, including a stop at the Target Center in August. Ahead of their upcoming induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in April, there have been repor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 30, 2013

    The Darkness at First Avenue, 1/29/13

    The Darkness First Avenue, Minneapolis Tuesday, January 29, 2013The relatively full Tuesday night crowd swelled to the strains of Led Zeppelin's "Misty Mountain Hop," Thin Lizzy's "The Boys Are Back in Town," and some sort of Irish-tinged choir intro music warmed the speakers. The fist-banging audie ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 15, 2012

    Flipp's Brynn Arens on Volume's 10th anniversary

    This week marks 10 years since the national release of Minneapolis rock heroes Flipp's Volume. Known for their incredible promotional stunts, the band celebrated the release by playing full concerts in three lucky fans' garages in one day. I happened to be one of those lucky fans. Ten years later, I ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 1, 2012

    Bret Michaels talks Poison, reality TV, and his health ahead of solo show Saturday

    By Nicole CrosbieFormer Poison frontman Bret Michaels has kicked off his solo summer tour, and will perform at the Medina Entertainment Center this Saturday. See what Michaels has to say about reality television, his health, his new album, and reuniting with Poison in his interview with Gimme Noise.

  • Blogs

    September 3, 2010

    Locals sound off on their love for KISS

    ‚ÄčLike the Bible, followers of Kiss have their favorite characters they like to emulate as much as favorite chapters, verses and words of inspiration to live by that they've spent a lifetime studying, reciting and debating. Even a casual fan of the band may find themselves in situations where they ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2010

    On KISS, fandom, and the Twin Cities 'Rock Twins'

    Mark Bringardner shows off his KISS memorabilia‚ÄčJust in case you haven't picked up an issue of this week's City Pages, allow us to direct your attention to a must-read article by Danny Sigelman on what it means to be a lifelong fan of KISS.

  • Music

    September 1, 2010

    Tommy Thayer of KISS talks fandom, first shows, and rock n' roll

    Ace Frehley's replacement started out as a mega-fan

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    November 4, 2009
  • Blogs

    January 21, 2009

    The Popstream: KISS vs. StSanders

    You wanted the best, you got the best a goofy-ass p ... More >>

  • Music

    May 23, 2001