At last, we've been waiting almost 9 years for this...... Paul Stanley has announced that KISS will be doing a tour of Europe and Scandinavia this May and June!!! No dates are released yet, but I'm expecting some very very soon.......

From KISSOnline:
"Last night, Paul Stanley confirmed that KISS will tour Europe and Scandinavia this May and June. The band will play arena and stadium shows. "

 John Turner from Radio Reality Check here in the US. How are you doing? Hope all is well in the UK!!!!

We have a Kiss show this Thursday (Friday for you) with special guests Peter Criss and Bruce Kulick! The poster on the right contains details of the UK times (click to enlarge).

The Crew
Radio Reality Check

It's looking very likely that there will be another UK Ace date - possibly in Sheffield. Keep checking this page for more info.

 To celebrate DRESSED TO KILL's 18th Anniversary the band are giving away 18 very special laminated '18th Anniversary' passes that will allow 18 people the opportunity to see us for free anywhere in the UK during 2008.

To win one, all you have to do is answer the following easy question:
'At which venue did Dressed To Kill play their first ever show?' (clue: see DTK page on

In the event of a there being more than 18 correct answers received please be sure to answer the following tiebreaker as well:
'I would like free entrance for a year to see DTK because...............'  (no more than 30 words max). 

Read more: DTK Competition!

We're not even into 2008 yet and already there are rumours of KISS playing Download 2008! Those of you that follow the rumours will be well aware that this seems to happen almost every year... however this time it does seem to have a little more chance then in the past. Mainly due to yet another rumour that KISS have apparently reserved the Olympic stadium in Stockholm for May 30th - 2 weeks before Download...

Richard Jones, a forthcoming news editor for this site has kindly written a review of KISSology I. I have been asking (read: pissing off) various record companies as to a UK release but as of yet, no PAL release is planned.....

Click here to read the review

Huge thanks to Richard for doing this.

 Bill Baker is back with a final update for 2007 to his Ace Frehley Archives site -

We have just added 2 new clips to the Ace media page. First up we have Rock Soldiers (with Ace's solo) live from the 'Rock Horse' in Asbury Park, NJ 1992, along with She from "L'Amour' in Brooklyn NY 1994.
Has everyone checked out my youtube page? Well I've added 3 more youtube only exclusive clips. Cold Gin, 2 Young 2 Die and New York Groove. Make sure you check them out at
With Christmas just around the corner what better way to celebrate than with some Ace Frehley prints or maybe even a replica Lightning Bolt guitar strap. Please check my sale items page out for all things Ace.
Just like to wish everyone a safe and happy holiday. Thanks very much for everyone that has come by and visited the site, and a big thanks to all the websites out there that support The Ace Frehley Archive!
Thank ya... Thank ya very much,
Bill Bake