SLASH (Book Review)

SLASH (Book Review)

I finally got around to picking up Slash’s autobiography for some summer reading. Having read and thoroughly enjoyed Duff’s 2 books and many of his columns online I thought it would be a nice perspective to read another original Gunner. Let me begin by getting the harsh stuff out of the way. While Slash takes many shots and specifically continual ones at Steven Adler and his intelligence level, I cannot help but relate the writing…

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World’s First Encyclopedia of KISS is Now Available

World’s First Encyclopedia of KISS is Now Available

In a press release received just this morning at Decibel Geek, pop culture expert Brett Weiss authors new KISS encyclopedia, Encyclopedia of KISS: Music, Personnel, Events and Related Subjects which is available now from Amazon. The full press release is below. PRESS RELEASE: McFarland Publishers has released a new book, Encyclopedia of KISS: Music, Personnel, Events and Related Subjects. Written by pop culture authority Brett Weiss, it is the world’s first encyclopedia on the self-proclaimed “Hottest Band…

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Candlemass – Behind the Wall of Doom (June 3, 2016)

Candlemass – Behind the Wall of Doom (June 3, 2016)

More cool stuff is coming! The fat box from Peaceville has been in the making for some time and now it is finally ready! It’s a 92-page coffee-table book with the entire Candlemass history, with a whole bunch of unique and rare photos! There’s also the entire show from the Dynamo Festival on DVD as well as the reunion show at Bang Your Head 2005, plus the Fryshuset Live 90 DVD including one hour of extras!! 3…

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A Book Worthy of an Army – KISSMAS in July

A Book Worthy of an Army – KISSMAS in July

As KISSMAS in July winds down, we look back on lots of great guests with insider knowledge of the band; folks that worked directly with them and who shared some amazing stories. One important fact shouldn’t be lost though; there wouldn’t be a KISS without you, the KISS Army. A fellow podcaster and KISS fan is setting out to make sure that story gets told. Podcast Rock City host Joe Polo has begun a book…

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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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