Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. I quite liked side four but the wait between the next album was too long and by that time heavier bands were starting to break like VH, Judas Priest, AC/DC, Scorpions, etc. Goodnight Kiss Lyrics: Put on your make-up / Apply it with care / Use your imagination / We can go anywhere / We'll have an adventure / I'm bored with just love / A fairy tale with a sting in the tail maybe but it’s still true they didn”t have enough new material for a double live album. What was that? Kiss Symphony: Alive IV ist das 2003 veröffentlichte vierte Live-Album der US-amerikanischen Hard-Rock-Band Kiss. Paul Stanley makes no apologies for this in his recent memoir. Tagged as: Ace Frehley, Gene Simmons, KISS, Paul Stanley, Peter Criss. Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. See that dude in the center of the photo, arms outstretched and grinning like a madman? FREE Shipping on orders over $25.00. Read more. I was an Ace kid so my choice cut was “Rocket Ride,” but Gene’s creepy “Larger Than Life” was good for some elementary school dirty giggles. My best friend and I shared dressed to kill in 1975 since we were 7 and owned one record player between us, He was killed at 24 and never saw the reunion, It pains me but this stuff is my connection to him, All the kiss albums in the 70s were our holy grail, Especially the originals!!! Even the inner sleeves were covered with artwork, and to Paul Stanley’s point that photo captures the spirit of a KISS show perfectly. or Best Offer. Even the gatefold sleeve is a fiction: A staged photo of all of the band’s effects going off at once. it wasn’t as good as Alive! In three and a half short years, Casablanca Records managed to stuff the record bins with nine different KISS packages, six of which were original material. Simmons said it best. That was it, I was done with them after that. If you can find a nice condition copy that still includes all of the inserts (especially the tattoos), you’re looking at the $50-$75 range. Yiruma is a pianist and composer from South Korea. . $65.00. Love gun was a good record too. I won’t debate you when you state that Peter Criss’s drum solo is, well, bad, or that Paul’s stage patter borders on sassy black girl. NBLP-7076-2, NBLP 7076-2: Kiss: Alive II ‎ (2xLP, Album, Ter) Casablanca, Casablanca: NBLP-7076-2, NBLP 7076-2: US: 1977: Sell This Version There were two stores that carried music at the mall – Woolworth’s and a music-only store whose name I can’t remember. (which is probably true, given the mistakes), but they cranked the crowd level so high it's almost laughable (especially on Tomorrow and tonight). but it was all downhill from alive 2 on.. I even remember when “Rocket Ride” was on Kasem’s American Top 40, peaking at…#39. I’ve seen KISS only twice, but with all four original members. Kiss - Rock And Roll Over - 1976 US 1st Press NBLP 7037 (VG) With Sticker Insert. It had nothing to do with there not being enough material for 4 sides live. No love for the Kiss reviews!? However, I still love Ace’s guitar solo from Shock Me. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. All in all, I prefer the first Alive, although these are better studio songs. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. Um Ihnen zuhause bei der Entscheidung etwas unter die Arme zu greifen, haben unsere Analysten am Ende den Testsieger ausgesucht, der ohne Zweifel von allen Kiss lost alive 2 stark heraussticht - vor allen Dingen im Punkt Preis-Leistung. All of my inserts are long gone. Ships from and sold by Amazon.com. Only 3 left in stock - order soon. One little flash pot going off wouldn’t have had the same impact. No wonder the first-wave fans were all but gone by 1979’s Dynasty. The origins of Alive II go back to early 1977 when the band's manager Bill Aucoin suggested that Kramer record a live album during the evening show at Budokan Hall in Tokyo, Japan on April 2, 1977. A new KISS album was like the ultimate box of Fruity Pebbles: full of prizes. Change ). Throw Beck Thursday: That Time I Met ‘Peter Criss’, On My Turntable: Dog Fashion Disco – Sweet Nothings, Watch as Kiss Defy City Pyro Ban By Setting Off All Their Explosives in Just 30 Seconds, From the Stacks: Cheech and Chong, ‘Big Bambu’ (With Extras) – Why It Matters, From The Stacks: The Beatles, 'White Album' (White Vinyl), From the Stacks: The Beatles - White Album (With Inserts), From the Stacks: Jimmy Page - 'Lucifer Rising', From the Stacks: The Rolling Stones - Sticky Fingers, Deep Cuts: Songs for the Seafood Lover in You. His alma mater, King's College London, England helped him gain European popularity and recognition. 4.0 out of 5 stars Fills a void. 0 bids. My first big ‘arena’ show. Yiruma frequently performs at sold-out concerts in Asia, Europe and North America. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. was KISS’s breakthrough LP, catapulting them from obscurity to massive success. Still do. Hotter Than Hell is the second studio album by American hard rock band Kiss, released on October 22, 1974, by Casablanca Records.It was certified gold on June 23, 1977, having shipped 500,000 copies. Bands: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z. Spoke to a buddy about this band ( one of my favorites ) and compared them to a certain 1st baseman that played in N.Y. in the eighties. is the first live album, and fourth overall, by American hard rock band Kiss. The plan was to release a live album to give Kiss some much deserved time off before recording the album that would become Love Gun later that autumn. Not only was he an early advocate, but Ed and Al played on some of Gene’s demos for “Love Gun.” Small world! I don’t know how many of these flyers I filled out and never mailed in. It was planned from the beginning (by Gene) to have the 4th side be a studio recording. It peaked on the Billboard 200 charts at No. Oh, my God. They were less about musicianship and more about entertainment. were culled from a performance at Detroit's Cobo Hall during the Dressed To Kill tour, with a few others coming from a … ( Log Out /  Sold by a2z Blu Ray and ships from Amazon Fulfillment. [2 CD Remastered] by Kiss Audio CD $14.67. The concert consists of three acts. The vocals are off key, the audience noise is fake, but it’s still one hell of a gutar solo. ( Log Out /  My first bit of disillusionment came with a bootleg tape I saw of Cobo Hall, the basis for Alive 1. KISS RECORD - LOVE GUN. R. Wordsworth. You won’t get any argument from me that the band’s songs are simple and their lyrics sophomoric. It’s kind of funny that you lost interest around the time Van Halen came out because Gene Simmons is largely responsible for Van Halen’s break through albulm. This is live CDs that was recorded on February 28th, 2003, in Melbourne, Australia, with the Melbourne Symphony Ensemble & Orchestra. I put the Ace tattoos on a faux leather hat I used to wear. Learn how your comment data is processed. Both albums capture a perfect 1970’s hard rocking sound and have the same drive and feel. Natürlich ist jeder Kiss lost alive 2 24 Stunden am Tag bei Amazon auf Lager und somit gleich bestellbar. Picking out the best drum tracks was the first step. Then (Eddie) Kramer went back to New York and began culling the best performances. And to add insult to injury, they cancelled their Dynasty tour show in my town ONE day before showtime because they couldn’t use their pyro. As for the studio songs, on the vinyl album it was on a separate side, so I guess it didn't break the "feel" of the live show that much. Wir als Seitenbetreiber haben uns dem Lebensziel angenommen, Produktvarianten verschiedenster Variante zu vergleichen, sodass potentielle Käufer problemlos den Kiss lost alive 2 bestellen können, den Sie zuhause für gut befinden. His logic is this: The goal wasn’t to capture a KISS show, but to capture the sensation of a KISS show. Kiss, a band built almost entirely around an image, offers the latest proof of this maxim. I spent hours as a kid staring at that gatefold, imagining I was there. Also, Peter. There may (MAY) be less tampering with the music on this one than on Alive! Auf welche Faktoren Sie zu Hause bei der Wahl Ihres Kiss lost alive 2 Aufmerksamkeit richten sollten. Most of the songs on Alive! I’ve been to an insane number of shows in my life, and for sheer joy and entertainment, nothing beats a KISS show, and the entire Alive II package (except side 4) captures that. Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Now they are just a really good marketing machine/ fourth of July party. But if you want to get a live KISS album, make sure it’s this one. Happy hunting. I've been enjoying reading these, keep it up! I played the hell out of that album, over and over again. For about 5-6 years he was the best all around player in the game. By the time KISS Alive II was released in 1977, the mighty KISS machine was essentially a money press. Comment Report abuse. Kiss has improved dramatically during its recording career, first to the high point of raw efficiency achieved on "I Wanna Rock & Roll All Night," more recently to improved instrumental technique. Tossing the record onto the turntable and thumbing through the booklet photos was as close to seeing a KISS concert as I was going to get in the pre-VCR and too-young-to-go-to-shows era. Even in 1977 they were still playing mostly from the first three LPs. Wir begrüßen Sie zu Hause zum großen Produktvergleich. Released on September 10, 1975, the double-disc set contains live versions of selected tracks from their first three studio albums, Kiss, Hotter Than Hell and Dressed to Kill. The first was the Dynasty tour in ’79. Still, none of this can keep Alive II from being a great live album, and a huge step up in relation to its predecessor. and the marketing was getting to be ridiculous. musicsmith maybe? Kiss lost alive 2 - Der absolute Vergleichssieger der Redaktion. Woolworth’s, who was always cheaper, didn’t have it in stock so I had to pay extra and bought it at the other. 1975 Kiss Alive Album . The last was their ’96 reunion. If that sounds like a lot of product, consider this: In 1978, Casablanca jammed another six KISS-branded albums into the bins. In three and a half short years, Casablanca Records managed to stuff the record bins with nine different KISS packages, six of which were original material. But none of that matters. Album Rating: 4.0Whoo, I remember this album fondly. Unsere Redakteure haben uns dem Ziel angenommen, Produktpaletten jeder Art ausführlichst unter die Lupe zu nehmen, dass Verbraucher ohne Verzögerung den Kiss lost alive 2 finden können, den Sie als Leser für geeignet halten. Details. If I’m on the mood to hear a song from the album I’ll just scroll down my i-pod. I get that. I lost interest around the time Van Halen came out. great album one of my favourite live albums GOD OF THUNDER!!! Alive! Based on there music post 79 they would never have made the hall of fame, hence why the HOF declined to induct later members. To say that Kiss was big back then is a understatement. 100, without the benefit of a hit single. $3.33 shipping. 0 bids. ( Log Out /  Helpful. That night I walked out grinning like a little girl with one of Ace’s guitar picks in my pocket. $15.00. Es ist jeder Kiss lost alive 2 jederzeit bei Amazon im Lager und somit gleich bestellbar. ( Log Out /  5 Answers. I also used the Evolution book for faux-posters, and I believed every bit of hype I heard about KISS – that everything shipped platinum, that they were the greatest band in the world and that these shows were actually recorded and released as is. "Kiss the Rain", one of the popular pieces of Lee Ru-ma also known by his stage name, Yiruma. "-Peter Criss, Makeup to Breakup, p. 107 "Alive was crafted to sound like it was recorded in one night at Cobo Hall in Detroit, but we actually recorded a bunch of shows. Alive II included an album-sized booklet entitled “The Evolution of KISS,” which seems like overkill for a band that hadn’t even celebrated its fourth birthday. So when Eddie Kramer agreed to come out on tour with two trucks to record us, we were exstatic. By themselves? Alive! God, they sounded horrible, dropped the last note in every line, the drumming sounded like it was performed on tupperware containers, and on and on. I recently took a copy of Alive II out of the library just for grins and giggles…it’s mood music. With better source material, more energetic performances, and less studio tampering, only a few flaws keep this record from being even more iconic. The album was re-released in 1997 in a remastered version. Kostenlose Lieferung für viele Artikel! I really loved Kiss in my younger days. Peter is on the cover, too. Rock and Roll Over was a solid rock album without all the crap. I was standing right up in front of the stage between Ace and Paul. It was recorded at concerts in Detroit, Michigan; Cleveland, Ohio; Wildwood, New Jersey; and Davenport, Iowa on May 16, June 21, July 20 and July 23, 1975. And on top of that, KISS merchandise was everywhere. A live album plus new songs too? Sweet Christine’s sixteen did I want to go to that show. Only 20 left in stock (more on the way). The group has brought a lot… Read More. Details. Once … And speaking of impact, that stencil font on the cover coupled with that over the top photo of Gene Simmons gave me the sensation that a KISS show was some kind of war. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! I have no idea what happened to the rest. Around 15-20 bucks for a mint condition sheet. I think I cut up the booklet and attached the photos to the posters in my bedroom. FREE Shipping on orders over $25.00. Kramer finished work on the album, but Casablanca and Kiss deemed it unusable, and the band forged ahead with their Love Gun sessions. Kiss lost alive 2 - Die qualitativsten Kiss lost alive 2 ausführlich verglichen Welche Punkte es vor dem Kauf Ihres Kiss lost alive 2 zu untersuchen gibt! Some played the role of curator, maintaining their albums just as they purchased them: Every KISS album came with an insert inviting the lucky purchaser to buy more crap, and more importantly join the KISS Army. 0 bids . $6.85 shipping. You may have evaded me for over 30 years, but the war isn’t over yet! On the other hand, it was stuffed with photos so I wasn’t complaining.