Thursday, May 24, 2012
KISS' REVENGE Released 20 Years Ago Today
We apologize, this was supposed to publish May 19
REVENGE released May 19, 1992, produced by Bob Ezrin, featured Eric Singer in the drum seat after the passing of Eric Carr in 1991. The album is one of Kiss' heaviest and debut on Billboard's Top 200 at #6. Lead off track "Unholy" showed a darker Kiss alongside Paul Stanley's tender ballad, "Everytime I Look At You." The album featured "God Gave Rock And Roll To You II" from the Bill and Ted's Bogus Journey soundtrack. The final track on the album was "Carr Jam 1981" written by Eric with Bruce Kulick's leads recorded over Ace Frehley's which were discovered from (Music From) THE ELDER sessions.
The album was certified Gold by the RIAA on July 20, 1992. Kiss did a mini club tour in May with a full blown tour that started in October in Bethlehem, PA.
Take It Off (with Kevin Valentine on drums)
God Gave Rock And Roll To You II
Heart Of Chrome
Thou Shall Not
Everytime I Look At You(with Dick Wagner on guitar solo and Phil Ashley on piano)
Carr Jam 1981