The highly distinctive Flying V guitar was trademarked by Gibson on 6 January 1958.
The artists will appear during the New Year's Eve ‘Red And White Music Battle’ (‘Kouhaku Uta Gassen’), the most-watched TV programme in Japan.
This year's voyage sail on 30 October from Miami, Florida and travelled to Great Stirrup Cay, Bahamas and Falmouth, Jamaica before returning to Miami.
It has also been reported today that Van Halen singer David Lee Roth will open for KISS on the 2020 North American leg of the ‘End Of The Road’ tour.
Metallica reportedly sold a colossal 1.7 million tickets around the world during the 12-month time frame that determined the chart's rankings.
From tour merch for fans who missed out, to winter-warmer gear and some truly unique items, these are the must-have 2019 Christmas gifts for music lovers.
Setting a new benchmark for live recordings, the best ‘MTV Unplugged’ performances remain cultural touchstones that shone a new light on classic songs.
Wish hard rock fans in your life a merry KISSmas with this seasonal gear. For those who find the cold too much, there are some “hot” vinyl reissue gifts.
“We’re saying goodbye on our final tour with our biggest show yet and we’ll go out the same way we came in… unapologetic and unstoppable.”
The US rock legends now conclude their End Of The Road tour in July 2021 as another 75 shows are added to the schedule.
The subject of evil will remain one of interest to songwriters, no matter how controversial & unsettling. The Devil does indeed get some of the best songs.
Heavy metal and horror have co-existed with one another since the music’s inception. One could say that metal has been macabre since its very first notes.
The loudest rock bands in history have damaged buildings, destroyed eardrums and become health-and-safety hazards. Where are those earplugs…?
An attempt to “remedy the deficiencies” of their debut, ‘Hotter Than Hell’ found KISS working up a collection of fiery future classics.
Facing the dawn of the 90s, KISS knew they had to compete with a new breed of hard rock stars. ‘Hot In The Shade’ found them at their powerhouse best.