Farewell Tour Reports - East Rutherford
Report & pictures by Ian Muir
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|Here is my
report from the East Rutherford shows
I was very excited about seeing my first Kiss concert in New York, although East Rutherford NJ
technically isn't New York it was close enough for me, and once again the boys didn't let me down.
From the moment the curtain came down after Ted Nugent you could feel the electricity in the air, Kiss were coming home. From the first moments of 'Detroit Rock city', to 'deuce' and 'Shout it out load' the roar was deafening from the sold out Continental Arena, a fact that didn't go unnoticed by Paul.
Throughout the show he referred to East Rutherford as 'home', they played their hearts out for the
A great moment for me was when Paul flew out into the crowd to do 'Love Gun' and I was lucky enough
to be directly under him so I jumped up and just managed to touch his boot. You may say that is
pathetic but I'm easily amused. Peter Criss's version of 'Beth' brought a huge round of applause as
did the rock and roll national anthem 'Rock and Roll all nite' during which I felt like I was
drowning in a sea of confetti, some of which I souvenired.
The boys were full of energy
both nights and seemed to love playing for their home fans, the only
Can't wait to get back again in September.
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