February 25 :
Eric Singer appears on Tim Karr's TRIGGER DADDY release.
From : TimKarr.com
Tim Karr (known best for his "Rubbin' Me The Wrong Way" 1989 CD) is back with a new
band called Trigger Daddy.
Their debut CD is titled "Stereosonic Meltdown".
The album was produced by Gilby and features a line-up of
major LA names including: Gilby Clarke, Eric Singer (Kiss),
Johnny Griparic (Slash's Snakepit), Muddy Stardust (L.A. Guns,
Starfuckers, Gilby Clarke Band), Teddy Zig Zag (Guns n'
Roses), Ryan Roxie (Glamnation, Slash's Snakepit, Alice
Cooper), Brian Tichy (Billy Idol), Chad Stewart (Faster
Pussycat) and more!
According to Tim Karr : "Imagine T-Rex meets early 70's
Bowie at a Beatles party with monster guest players, members
of Guns N' Roses, Slash's Snakepit, L.A. Guns, Kiss and Faster
February 22 : KISS
Cover to Cover Tribute.
From : www.tributealbums.com
Lunar Moth entertainment is issuing a
semi-KISS tribute on April 5. The album includes some of the
songs that KISS covered, that were originally recorded by
other artists. Track listing :
1. Kissin' Time by Nightmare
2. Then She Kissed Me by Jon Rubin
3. Any Way You Want It by Picture 21
4. Tossin' and Turnin' by Marc Zouhar
5. New York Groove by Great Jones
6. When You Wish Upon a Star by Syntax Error
7. 2,000 Man by Captain T & Ostronomy
8. God Gave Rock n' Roll to You III by V.O.G.
9. Do You Remember Rock n’ Roll Radio by SLACK
" KISS Cover to Cover " celebrates the songs that
Kiss themselves chose to cover during their career. This
tribute album spotlights songs originally recorded by the
likes of The Rolling Stones, Bobby Lewis, and Argent. These
classics were then updated by Kiss, and are now being given a
third dimension by today's up and coming artists. Performers
include VH1/MTV regulars Captain T & Ostronomy,
intergalactic saviors SLACK, digital maestro Marc Zouhar,
singer/songwriter Jon Rubin, and more!
In addition to the musical content on " KISS Cover to
Cover ", the CD will also contain computer accessible
February 17 :
Ace Frehley appears on Kathy Valentine's upcoming solo album.
From : Kiss-Related-Recordings.nl
/ Gabriel Ravarini
GoGo's bassist Kathy Valentine's will
release her solo album later this year. The album will feature
Ace Frehley, who did record a solo for the song "Bad
According to Kathy, " I met Ace through a friend, he came
to my birthday party and then we had several occasions to
socialize. I invited him to do a solo on my record and he was
nice enough to say yes and then actually do it. I don't know
much about him as a guitarist, but I love the solo he played
on my song "Bad Choice."
Currently Kathy is shopping her album to interested labels.
live DVD, "Do Your Own Thing
According to Kulick.net, the Union
live DVD, "Do Your Own Thing
Live" is available for
preorders. The DVD includes two
UNION concerts: a full one from 2001
(just before UNION's trip to
Argentina), and one for ESP guitars
at MI from January of 2000. Bonus
Material includes an unreleased
UNION song called "Walking In
Your Sleep", behind the scenes
on tour with UNION, a photo gallery,
and more links to all things UNION!
The DVD features the following songs
Do Your Own Thing * Everything's
Alright * Who Do You Think You Are?
* Old Man Wise * Around Again *
Heavy D * Star Spangled Banner *
Jungle * Love (I Don't Need It
Anymore) * Hypnotized * Pain Behind
Your Eyes * Power To The Music * I
Walk Alone * Man In The Moon..
Criss working on a solo release
Peter Criss webmaster has posted a
Q&A with Peter concerning his
current activities... Peter is
working with Tom Perkins with Nutmeg
studios, also Charles Kipps -who
wrote some music for Aretha
Franklin- is involved, as well as
former members of his solo band
CRISS, Mark Montague (bass) and Mike
McLaughlin (lead guitar). Material
is in the softer ballad style based
on Peter's life experiences, though
he may do a couple of covers....