Tag: Paul Stanley

Garage Sale Vinyl: KISS, The Solo Albums

Garage Sale Vinyl: KISS, The Solo Albums

Garage Sale Vinyl

This week, cuddly curmudgeon Christopher Long finds himself feeling even older as he hobbles through a Florida flea market in pursuit of vinyl copies of the four infamous KISS solo albums — just in time to commemorate the set’s milestone 45th anniversary.

Garage Sale Vinyl: Laura Nyro

Garage Sale Vinyl: Laura Nyro

Garage Sale Vinyl

Sometimes you’ve got to look back several decades to discover fresh “new” music. And this week, Christopher Long stumbles accidentally upon a true vinyl treasure — a clean copy of Eli and the Thirteenth Confession, the critically acclaimed 1968 sophomore set from Laura Nyro — for only three bucks!

Ken Sharp

Ken Sharp

Music Reviews

Miniatures (Jet Fighter Records). Review by Christopher Long.

The Struts

The Struts

Event Reviews

Britain’s pop/rock poster boys recently brought their “Everybody Wants” world tour to Orlando, FL for a sold-out performance at The Social. Christopher Long was there, waiting like a giddy schoolgirl when the band rolled into town.

Nothin’ to Lose

Print Reviews

Once upon a time, long ago, KISS was a rock band. This story recounts how four unlikely guys from New York first came together during the early 1970s and literally changed the face of rock and roll.

Kiss

Kiss

Music Reviews

Monster (Universal Music Company). Review by Christopher Long.

Kiss

Event Reviews

After forty years, Kiss proved they are still the Hottest Band in the Land, as they blew the ever-living crap out of Christopher Long at a Tampa show.

Black Diamond

Print Reviews

Beware the wrath of a KISS superfan scorned! Christopher Long reviews the 10th anniversary edition of Dale Sherman’s biography of the Creatures of the Night.

Butch Walker

Music Reviews

Sycamore Meadows (Original Signal Recordings/Power Ballad). Review by Christopher Long.

Permanence

Print Reviews

Kip Fulbeck’s Permanence examines tattoos as a means toward self discovery. Every piece of ink has a story and it all adds up to who we are as people. Jen Cray could barely finish the book before adding a fresh layer of ink to her body.

The Quotable 2005

Features

It’s Gail Worley’s annual List of the Top 19 Quotes from Interviews she conducted with various Rock Types in 2005!

Toilet Boys

Music Reviews

The Early Years (Morpheus Records). Review by Carl F Gauze.

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