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PostSubject: KISS coming to the "End of the Road?"   Mon Feb 19, 2018 12:00 pm

Could this be the beginning... of the end?

http://www.blabbermouth.net/news/is-it-the-end-of-the-road-for-kiss/

The KISS corporation filed a trademark application to apply the term "End of the Road" to as-yet-unspecified "entertainment services," including "live performances by a musical band."

Needless to say, the KISS fanboys are already going berserk on social media.

"OMG! It's the final FINAL tour! I know a guy who knows a guy who knows Gene's pool boy's cousin, and HE sez he heard that it's gonna be ALL the surviving members on stage, past and present, including Vinnie Vincent and Ace and Peter, and they're gonna play one big show that lasts for seventeen hours and blah blah blah..."

(I exaggerate slightly for humorous effect but that's pretty much what some of the posts sounded like.)

Of course, this could just be the KISS guys staking a claim on that tour name to keep it "on hold" so nobody snipes it till they're ready, but I guess we'll see.

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PostSubject: Re: KISS coming to the "End of the Road?"   Mon Feb 19, 2018 1:51 pm

publicity stunt!!!!

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PostSubject: Re: KISS coming to the "End of the Road?"   Mon Feb 19, 2018 1:56 pm

I doubt it's a publicity stunt.

- Gene is 68 years old. Any sort of final tour would take him to 70.
- Paul is 66 years old, has younger kids than Gene, and is into his painting and his soul music band
- If they're trademarking "End Of The Road", they're gonna wrap it up with a huge 2-year world tour, milk the hell out of it, and be gone

It may have been a publicity stunt 20 years ago, when they were all under 50 years old...but not now.

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PostSubject: Re: KISS coming to the "End of the Road?"   Mon Feb 19, 2018 2:26 pm

Yeah I think it truly will be the "End Of The Road". Well, they had a hell of a run. We got a lot of good music out of them.
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PostSubject: Re: KISS coming to the "End of the Road?"   Mon Feb 19, 2018 2:40 pm

Gene has figured out that a lot of bands are getting old and wants to cash in on it. Unless he gets paid none of them will be allowed to quit! lol!
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PostSubject: Re: KISS coming to the "End of the Road?"   Mon Feb 19, 2018 3:06 pm

I remember they actually had a "Farewell Tour" back in 2000, but it was later revealed it was only the last time the original lineup would be touring together.

Regardless, with so many famous performers announcing that this is going to be their farewell tour already in 2018, this may very well be known as "The Year of the Farewell Tour".
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PostSubject: Re: KISS coming to the "End of the Road?"   Mon Feb 19, 2018 3:47 pm

Where Kiss is involved I do not believe any of this "last tour" stuff.

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PostSubject: Re: KISS coming to the "End of the Road?"   Mon Feb 19, 2018 6:16 pm

I don't doubt the end of the road is near, KISS have had a great run and they may want to hang up their platform boots. But til they make a formal announcement I won't believe a thing.
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PostSubject: Re: KISS coming to the "End of the Road?"   Mon Feb 19, 2018 8:56 pm

One can only hope!
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PostSubject: Re: KISS coming to the "End of the Road?"   Tue Feb 20, 2018 8:00 am

I cant stand Kiss, Paul and Gene need to fade into obscurity

Ace IMO was the best thing to come out of that band
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PostSubject: Re: KISS coming to the "End of the Road?"   Tue Feb 20, 2018 8:36 am

Well, Gene did say that "rock is dead".

It's only fitting that he lay his own band to rest...
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PostSubject: Re: KISS coming to the "End of the Road?"   Tue Feb 20, 2018 8:43 am

What is the last decent album they released? I'd say Revenge, and that is over 25 years ago. And those two imposters wearing Ace and Peter's makeup is beyond lame. At least Eric Carr and Vinnie Vincent had their own identity/character.
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PostSubject: Re: KISS coming to the "End of the Road?"   Tue Feb 20, 2018 10:26 am

I could see KISS "retiring" the costumes and grand stage shows and just scaling things back to the 4 of them going on stage in smaller venues and maybe playing deeper tracks without all the bells and whistles. Sorta like they've been doing on the cruises and conventions.

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PostSubject: Re: KISS coming to the "End of the Road?"   Tue Feb 20, 2018 10:54 am

MetalGuy71 wrote:
I could see KISS "retiring" the costumes and grand stage shows and just scaling things back to the 4 of them going on stage in smaller venues and maybe playing deeper tracks without all the bells and whistles. Sorta like they've been doing on the cruises and conventions.

I could see them being replaced by lifelike robotic duplicates, ala "Kiss Meets the Phantom."

...unless that's already happened? (looks around nervously...)

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