We Pick Our Top 5 WASP Songs – Ep321

We Pick Our Top 5 WASP Songs – Ep321

We’re back this week to share our favorite songs by Sunset Strip legends WASP! In 1982 Blackie Lawless builds WASP was built to shock. Their over-the-top image garnered a ton of attention in an already-growing LA music scene. From Lawless’ buzzsaw codpiece to models being tied to a torture rack to throwing raw meat into the audience, WASP takes the blueprint set by Alice Cooper and KISS and elevates it to raunchy new heights. Amid…

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KISS Lightning Round – Ep291

KISS Lightning Round – Ep291

When a planned episode gets shelved due to audio issues, we improvise this week with KISS Lightning Round – Ep291. We put out a last-minute call for KISS-related questions and topics and, boy, did you guys respond! In this 2 hour-plus loose discussion, we tip a few beers and try to address as many KISS-related topics that the listeners through our way via the Decibel Geek facebook page. KISS Lightning Round   We can talk…

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Demolicious KISS Edition – Ep289

Demolicious KISS Edition – Ep289

The guys are back for week two of KISSMAS in July with Demolicious KISS Edition. While KISS has released a great catalog of music over the past 43 years, there’s been a wealth of solid material that didn’t get released officially. In this long-form episode, Chris and Aaron spin some of their favorite KISS demos. Demolicious KISS Edition   You’ll get material that pre-dates the first album all the way through unreleased songs from 1998’s…

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Konversation with Christopher Williams – Ep247

Konversation with Christopher Williams – Ep247

Accept drummer Christopher Williams stops by this week to discuss his lifelong love affair with the Hottest Band in the Land. In this long-form talk, Williams talks about his discovery of KISS via the MTV Unplugged appearance in 1995. He also talks about the MTV Video Music Awards performance that the reunited band gave under the Brooklyn Bridge as the clincher in his fandom. Christopher is no ordinary KISS fan. In this hour-plus discussion he…

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Ranking The Non-KISS, KISS Albums

Ranking The Non-KISS, KISS Albums

Are you a KISS fan or are you a KISS fan?  Seems like an easy enough question.  But is it?  Once any band hits a certain threshold of popularity you have the casual fan and the diehard.  For those of the diehard ilk, you’d be hard pressed to find more options to latch your blind loyalty to than a band called KISS.  KISS has everything the super-fan is looking for.  Longevity.  Drama.  Talking points.  High…

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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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