Konversation with Pixie Esmonde

Konversation with Pixie Esmonde

After a great first two weeks, we’re back with a very special guest this week. Pixie Esmonde, wardrobe manager for KISS (1979-1980), joins Aaron and Chris for an in-depth revealing discussion of a very transitional period in the band’s history. In this hour-plus discussion, you’ll hear Pixie share her memories of the Dynasty tour and costumes, tensions within the band as the tour drew to a close, the test sessions for Eric Carr’s makeup design,…

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KISSmas in July: Who Killed KISS?

KISSmas in July: Who Killed KISS?

In May of 1980 when Peter Criss was shown the door it was the official nail in the KISS Coffin (available exclusively at KISSonline.com) for the original lineup.  The signs were there as the band split into two factions.  Gene and Paul in one corner with Ace and Peter in the other.  I know that’s simplifying things quite a bit as we now know Paul disliked everyone not in his mirror.  KISS would eventually maneuver…

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An Early KISSMAS Present – Support MAGIC!

An Early KISSMAS Present – Support MAGIC!

With KISSMAS in July starting in just a few days, we thought we’d go ahead and give all of you Decibel Geeks an early KISSMAS present. Our friend Ros Radley, a KISS photo and history expert is raising money to put together the ultimate, exhaustive document about the first decade of KISStory. Magic – KISS Kronicles 1973-1983 is a book that provides a day by day account of KISS’ first ten years. Photo sessions, recording…

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