Posted by: KAOS FAN ()
Date: February 02, 2001 10:34AM

I'm actually going to see the final concert on the Gold Coast(although nothing's permanent with this band) but I have to say these guys are so overrated it's almost comical. I've seen them a few times live and most recently on cable from a recent "farewell tour" show and they were awful. The sound was almost inaudible, the vocals of Stanley very ordinary and the rythm section about as pedestrian as you can get. Yet the crowd lapped it up(many KISS fans though listen to nothing else but KISS so go figure) which begs the question why are great bands like NIGHT RANGER, CHEAP TRICK etc playing to much smaller audiences whilst in my opinion being much more seminal to the development of modern rock?
I actually welcome Peter Criss's exit as Eric Singer is a far superior drummer and dare I say it less "chemically challenged"!
KISS have become a very money hungry anachronism - they should see the current DEEP PURPLE tour to see "mature artists" still being eminently worthy and vibrant and exhibiting the energy of a band just formed!
Any comments( oh and no death threats from the KISS army)! Cheers.KAOS FAN!

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KISS WAY OVERRATED!138 KAOS FAN 02/02/2001 10:34AM
my opinion 86Geoff02/02/2001 11:26AM
Re: my opinion 96Phil #202/02/2001 01:04PM
Re: my opinion 94 Snake65 02/05/2001 10:54AM
Disagree 96 Misterpomp 02/02/2001 11:05PM
Disagree on disagree 94Capt Kaos02/03/2001 12:06AM
I agree with you Kaos.... 82 Mrpool98 02/03/2001 02:32AM
Nightranger 90 Misterpomp 02/03/2001 06:30AM
Man in Motion? 97fanof198202/03/2001 09:52AM
No no no!! Night Ranger rule! 100 Andrew 02/03/2001 11:04AM
Re: No no no!! Night Ranger rule! 94Dave02/04/2001 07:16AM
NR do rule! 110 sfk kurt 02/04/2001 07:26AM
Kurt! we agree!!!!!!!!! 96 Andrew 02/04/2001 10:09AM
the apocalypse is upon us! 79 sfk kurt 02/04/2001 10:27AM
Re: Man in Motion? 113 koogles 02/04/2001 08:55AM
Have to agree... 79Surfpunk02/04/2001 10:05AM
Re: Man in Motion? 97 Nick 02/05/2001 03:19AM
man in motion was excellent 96 wayne 02/05/2001 12:40PM
Re: man in motion was excellent 99Phil #202/05/2001 12:53PM
Re: Disagree on disagree 100 Carl 02/03/2001 03:48AM
Re: Disagree on disagree 85Capt Kaos02/03/2001 09:51AM
Re: Disagree on disagree 106 Carl 02/03/2001 10:12AM
Re: Disagree on disagree 94Capt Kaos02/04/2001 10:31AM
Re: Disagree on disagree 76 Nick 02/05/2001 07:20AM
Re: Disagree on disagree 97 Steve 02/03/2001 06:40AM
Tall words Mr. Pomp 100 koogles 02/03/2001 12:59AM
I'm always humble too ... 104 Misterpomp 02/03/2001 06:32AM
I ORDER YOU TO.... 137 Andrew 02/03/2001 11:09AM
Already have ... 96 Misterpomp 02/03/2001 09:01PM
Re: Already have ... 120 Eric Abrahamsen 02/03/2001 10:33PM
Re: Already have ... 96 coco 02/04/2001 03:26AM
Re: Disagree 92 Mike 02/03/2001 03:13AM
Re: KISS WAY OVERRATED! 102 croman 02/03/2001 07:28AM
Re: KISS WAY OVERRATED! 104KISSaholic02/04/2001 12:05AM

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