The KissFAQ


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The KissFAQ Podcast is a weekly chat show featuring members of the KissFAQ message board and other guests discussing a wide variety of KISS-related topics. Our objective is simple: Have fun chatting with other fans from around the world and hopefully entertain the KISS Army in the process. "By the board for the bored!" A gigantic "Thank You" to all of the participants on these episodes, and to YOU, the listener.

Newest Episode

Ep.221 - Unpopular KISS albums... (Jan. 4, 2019)

Julian, is joined by special guests Alex, Brad, Bill, and Nils who look back on 2018 and pick their personal favorite KISSes 2018: Activities, purchases, experiences, or whatever, one lump of KISS-branded Koal (something that didn't meet expectations), and hopes for 2019. Listen HERE.

Ep.222 - Return of the Comet with John Regan (Jan. 11, 2019)

Return of the Comet bassist John Regan is interviewed to discuss the new project and then Julian, Alex, and Lonnie discuss which Frehley's Comet tracks they'd want included in a No Space for Ace set! Check out for more information. Listen HERE.

Ep.223 - Gene Simmons "Vault" 2019 Plans (Jan. 15, 2019)

In this special mini-episode, Julian is joined by Rhino's Global Product Manager for the Gene Simmons Vault, Keith Valcourt, for an update on Gene's plans for various Vault Experience opportunities in 2019! Check out for ordering information! Listen HERE.

Ep.224 - Focusing on "KISS" @ 45 (Jan. 18, 2019)

Julian, Daniel, Mark, and Ken, cover some KISS current affairs and then dive into an analysis of the album at KISS' beginning of the road, the debut; which celebrates its 45 birthday on Feb. 8... Listen HERE.

Ep.225 - New stage rumors, Vinnie, and other current affairs... (Jan. 25, 2019)

Julian, Mark, Ken, and Alex cover some KISS current affairs, including rumors about the new KISS stage, Vinnie Vincent, and more... Listen HERE.

Ep.226 - The Gloves Come Off - It's ON! (Jan. 30, 2019)

Julian is joined by Michael Cavacini to discuss the gauntlet of topics hitting the KISS ecosystem today: David Garibaldi, Vinnie Vincent, and Ace taking the gloves off... Listen HERE.

Ep.227 - End of the Road: Vancouver (Feb. 1, 2019)

Ken, Mark, and Alex grill Julian about the End of the Road show in Vancouver. Listen HERE.

Ep.228 - Mics, Lies, & Videotape (Feb. 8, 2019)

Julian, Ken, Mark, and Lonnie discuss some of the most widely discussed topic points since the start of KISS' "End of the Road" tour. Plus, another chance to win a copy of the new tourbook! Listen HERE.

Ep.229 - End of the Road: Sacramento (Feb. 12, 2019)

Julian and Ken discuss KISS' "End of the Road" tour visit to Sacramento. Listen HERE.

Ep.230 - Freely Seeking One's "Origins" Again... (Feb. 16, 2019)

Alex, Ken, and Mark delve into some of what they think should be considerations for Ace Frehley as he starts work on "Origins, Vol. 2." Listen HERE.

Ep.231 - Darling Nikki & Ol' Timers... (Feb. 22, 2019)

Ken, Julian, Alex, and Lonnie, discuss several KISS current affairs including Nikki Sixx's transparent media leg-humping of KISS, new merchandise, and communications in the ol' days... Listen HERE.

Ep.232 - Living in Sin (again) (Feb. 28, 2019)

Julian is joined by Andy Moyen and Jeff Hopkins, organizers of the KISS Kruise IX "living in sin" event to be held at the Port of Miami Holiday Inn prior to the sailing of the 2019 Kruise. Also detailed are couple of pre-show fan meet-ups organized for the Boston and New York City "End of the Road" stops... Listen HERE.

Ep.233 - Special Guest: Tom Jermann (Mar. 3, 2019)

Alex and Lonnie are joined by graphic designer and art director Tom Jermann from t42design who has worked on numerous KISS projects -- from the 2001 KISS Box Set through to the End of the Road tour book. Tom gives a fascinating insight into a often under-appreciated but highly visual side of music business! Listen HERE.

Ep.234 - KISS KruiseFest Guests for Miami! (Mar. 4, 2019)

Julian is joined by Joe D'Angelo, one of the promoters of the 2019 KruiseFest, a two day event being held in advance of the KISS Kruise IX. Joe announces several special guests who will be present at the event, hotel deals, and even a KISS concert meet up event being hosted in New York City. For more information, please visit Listen HERE.

Ep.235 - (Not) The End of the Rant (Mar. 8, 2019)

Julian, Ken, Daniel, and Mark discuss the new KISS dolls, whether the End of the Road tour excitement is waning and if the $200 million figure quoted as a possible tour gross seems realistic, how KISS should celebrate their 50th anniversary, and more! Listen HERE.

Ep.236 - Focusing on "Dressed to Kill" (Mar. 15, 2019)

Lonnie, Julian, Mark, and, Ken dig into the "Dressed to Kill" with their memories of discovering this album, the singles culled from it, and the KISSFAQ panel rankings of the songs... Listen HERE.


Travel back in time to our earlier episodes! A gigantic "Thank You" to all of the participants on these episodes, and to YOU, the listener.

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