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Rachel Bolan doubts it’s really the end of the road for KISS

March 26, 2019 // 0 Comments

  SKID Row bassist Rachel Bolan is not convinced KISS’ End Of The Road Tour will actually mark retirement for the 1970s glam rock behemoths. The New Jersey rockers go back a long way with KISS, with a dispute over whether to tour with the New York icons said to have played a part in the departure of original Skid Row singer Sebastian Bach in 1996. KISS claim each show on the current tour is their final visit to that city. Their website shows dates up until December 3 in Auckland. “Man, I have the feeling it’s not going to be their farewell tour,” Bolan told the White Line Fever podcast. “If you remember in 2000, we played the [read on]

Tour Australia With Bruce Kulick – For $2000* (*find own way to Australia)

April 11, 2017 // 0 Comments

PROMOTERS are offering KISS fans the chance to tour Australia with the band’s former guitarist Bruce Kulick – for $2000! But if you don’t live in Australia, find your own way there please. Kulick, 63, will be playing a KISS convention in Melbourne on the weekend of May 13-14 and then embarking on a short national tour with a band that includes former Skid Row drummer Rob Affuso and ex-Frehley’s Comet members Tod Howarth and John Regan. Tickets to individual shows are are listed at A$74.41 – or US$55.88 – but the grand daddy of the itinerary is the “VIP full tour ticket”. For A$2,623.49 – [read on]

Sebastian Bach: I Got In Too Many Fights

September 18, 2015 // 1 Comment

SEBASTIAN Bach says working on a biography has given him one regret – he got in too many fights. Bach appeared on Channel Nine’s The Morning Show in Australia on Friday morning ahead of his upcoming national tour and discussed work on his memoirs. “I’m doing a book for Harper Collins called 18 and Life on Skid Row,” he said. “It’s almost done. I’m like the only rocker without a book.” Asked if he had any regrets, the former Skid Row frontman said: “I have to be to be honest and say yes. When I read my biography back, I got in a lot of fights. I’m editing and every chapter [read on]

Tony Harnell Replaces Johnny Solinger In Skid Row

April 7, 2015 // 0 Comments

SINGER Johnny Solinger has left Skid Row – and has been replaced by TNT’s Tony Harnell Solinger, 49, made the announcement on Facebook that he was ending a 15-year association with the New Jersey rockers. Band founders Dave Sabo and Rachel Bolan announced Harnell’s appointment on Eddie Trunk’s Sirus XM show. They also suggested that Solinger had been dismissed. “The past 15 years has been a great experience and I have appreciated the opportunity to be the lead singer in one of the most prominent bands of the 1990’s and share stages with the likes of Aerosmith, Bon Jovi and KISS performing in front of [read on]

Michael Sweet Says Sebastian Bach’s Fans Want Skid Row Sound

January 26, 2015 // 0 Comments

STRYPER frontman Michael Sweet says Sebastian Bach’s fans want him to revert to a classic Skid Row sound on future solo albums. And Sweet, who is about to release an record with ex-Dokken guitarist George Lynch, has told the Trunk Nation program on Sirius XM’s Hair Nation channel that he entered into talks over producing just such an album. “This isn’t a bash against Sebastian at all, it’s just my opinion,” Sweet told host Eddie Trunk. “I think people want to hear Sebastian of old. They want to hear the Skid Row Sebastian. They want to hear the hits. He’s giving them modern rock. “It [read on]