Musician and actor
George Peter John Criscuola (born December 20, 1945), better known as Peter Criss, is an American musician and actor, best known as the co-founder, original drummer, and occasional vocalist of hard rock band Kiss. Criss established the "Catman" character for his Kiss persona. Wikipedia
Born: 20th December, 1945, Brooklyn, New York.
Height: 5' 9" (175 cm)
Claim to Fame: drummer for KISS
KISS: Deluxe 'Love Gun' Reissue Due This Month
October 16, 2014
According to The Pulse Of Radio, KISS' "Love Gun: Deluxe Edition" will be made available on October 27. The two-disc set features the original 1977 album, along with a bonus disc featuring assorted demos and live tracks.
"Love Gun", which was KISS' sixth studio album, was released on June 30, 1977 and was the band's highest charting album to date when it topped out at No. 4. "Love Gun" marks not only the band's first to include lead vocals from all... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 4 months ago
KISS' 'Kiss 40' Compilation Cracks U.S. Top 30
June 4, 2014
KISS's new compilation, "Kiss 40", sold around 7,200 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 30 on The Billboard 200 chart.
This year marks the 40th anniversary of rock and roll giants KISS and in true KISS fashion, the band plan to make 2014 the biggest and loudest, non-stop rock and roll party of the century.
Rock legends KISS were the first signing to Neil Bogart's newly formed Casablanca Records label after he saw and... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 8 months ago
Original KISS Drummer PETER CRISS To Appear At 'Bonzo Bash' In New Jersey
May 28, 2014
Original KISS drummer Peter Criss will make a special guest appearance with other top drummers at "Bonzo Bash" — an all-star tribute to late LED ZEPPELIN drummer John Bonham — on May 31 at Bergen Performing Arts Center in Englewood, New Jersey. Musicians scheduled to perform at the event include Zach Alford (DAVID BOWIE, B-52S, BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN), Will Calhoun (LIVING COLOUR), Joe Franco (GOOD RATS, TWISTED SISTER), Jerry Gaskill (KING'S X), John... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 9 months ago
Original KISS Drummer PETER CRISS To Join ROB ZOMBIE On Stage In Camden
May 9, 2014
Original KISS drummer Peter Criss will join ROB ZOMBIE on stage this Saturday, May 10 Susquehanna Bank Center in Camden, New Jersey to perform a "special song."
Back in May 2006, Rob Zombie joined original KISS guitarist Ace Frehley and ex-GUNS N' ROSES axeman Gilby Clarke plus an all-star band consisting of Slash (guitar; VELVET REVOLVER, ex-GUNS N' ROSES), Tommy Lee (drums; MÖTLEY CRÜE), and Scott Ian (bass; ANTHRAX) to perform a rendition of the KISS classic... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 9 months ago
TOM MORELLO To Induct KISS Into The ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME
April 1, 2014
RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE guitarist Tom Morello will induct KISS into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame on April 10 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Joining KISS in the 2014 class of inductees are Peter Gabriel, HALL & OATES, Linda Rondstadt and Cat Stevens, while the E STREET BAND (Bruce Springsteen's backing group) will be given the Award For Musical Excellence.
KISS leaders Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley have refused to perform with fellow co-founding members Ace Frehley... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 11 months ago
Is 'Cat Man' In The Hard Rock Band, KISS.
According to a statement on his website, he is now permanently out of KISS. His contract was not renewed and Gene Simmons allegedly made some slanderous comments, which angered him. [April 2004]
I find myself evil. I believe in the devil as much as God. You can use either one to get things done.