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I Met Ace Frehley.

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Today, I met Ace at his show in Pensacola. By far the most spectacular performance I have ever seen. After the show, I asked Ace, “So why is it called Fractured Mirror”?, “what’s the backstory”? And Ace replies: “ I have no clue” ‘ “Sometimes you write a song, and ya just come up with a title that sticks”
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:thumleft: very cool.

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that's a great photo of you with him dude! also that shirt design is very very cool!

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Very nice! How was the gig?

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Wow, you kinda look like you could be Thayer’s kid... :shock:

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Awesome and a really cool pic! Congrats its a really good shot. Glad you enjoyed the show I cant wait to see him with his new band in December

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realrocker wrote:
Wed Nov 07, 2018 10:58 pm
And Ace replies: “ I have no clue” ‘ “Sometimes you write a song, and ya just come up with a title that sticks”
Lies.

We know the answer to that already, courtesy of Deuce Frehley.
Deuce Frehley wrote:
Sat Apr 07, 2018 6:27 am
Ace dropped a coke mirror.
:lol: :lol: 8)

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Congrats to you!

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WTG, young man!

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My first reaction to this op is Sorry to hear that 😎
But I take it you probably never met him before
So to that I say , good for you
Hope the next time is just as enjoyable for you
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Love reading and seeing stuff like this. Congrats!

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Great picture young man. Glad you had a good time.

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Awesome!!

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What was the show like? Did he do any of the rarities he did on the Kruise? Turnout looked pretty horrible just a few days before.

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Very cool. I like the T-shirt design

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Sweet, sounds like you had a great experience!

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:thumleft:

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I'm probably way off but I always wondered if Ace maybe heard "She's gone" by Black Sabbath and it influenced him with Fractured mirror?probably not but never know

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Very cool. i'm going to meet him next month at the Jersey KISS Expo.

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Awesome shot, for sure> Good picture of the both of ya! Was this your first Ace show? Any fave songs performed?

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Awesome

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Very cool. Congratulations! Great picture. I live in Georgia and was actually thinking about going to this show, but decided it was just too far to drive on week night.

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douloveme wrote:
Thu Nov 08, 2018 12:46 am
Very nice! How was the gig?
It was incredible, man. Ace is at the top of his game. He has his shit together and it shows.

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Very cool. While I'll admit I've never met Ace, I have met Tommy Thayer in full spaceman makeup and costume...

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realrocker wrote:
Thu Nov 08, 2018 7:02 pm
douloveme wrote:
Thu Nov 08, 2018 12:46 am
Very nice! How was the gig?
It was incredible, man. Ace is at the top of his game. He has his shit together and it shows.
Why am I finding that hard to believe?

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This is very cool. Happy for ya dude!

I saw Ace in Berkeley in August & it was a very good gig! Hope we both get the chance again.

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I'm jealous. Even though I thought his performance on the Kruise was awful, I'd still like to see him live once and yell at him during the meet n greet cuz his hearing is practically as gone as Paul's voice.

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vinniestkulick wrote:
Thu Nov 08, 2018 2:03 pm
Awesome shot, for sure> Good picture of the both of ya! Was this your first Ace show? Any fave songs performed?
First Ace show. I was hoping he'd play Snow Blind, and sure enough he did. Also played 2000 Man which was pretty cool.

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