KISS members Paul Stanley and Gene Simmons were recently interviewed for the Japanese TV show "Eigo De Shabera Night". The interview was conducted by Japanese actress Tamura Eriko, who is now based in the U.S. Watch the four-minute segment at YouTube.com.
This month's four-city KISS tour of Japan has been dubbed the "Rising Sun Tour '06". KISS' official web site, KissOnline.com, will exclusively premiere all of the KISS Japan tour merchandise over the next several days leading up to the trek, which begins July 18 in Nagoya at Rainbow Hall. Currently available on the site is a picture of a white men's t-shirt featuring "distressed" artwork, including a band photo and the Japanese flag on the front and the outline of Japan and the city names where KISS will perform on the back.
KISS "Rising Sun Tour '06":
Jul. 12 - Rainbow Hall - Nagoya, JPN
Jul. 20 - Kokusai Centre - Fukuoka, JPN
Jul. 22 - Izumiotsu Phoenix - Osaka, JPN (UDO Music Festival)
Jul. 23 - Fuji Speedway - Tokyo, JPN (UDO Music Festival)
As previously reported, KISS have added a second show at the Chumash Casino Resort in Santa Barbara County in California on July 28. The band will also perform at the same venue on July 26. Tickets for both shows are priced from $155.00 to $235.00 and are available by visiting the Chumash Casino Resort Box Office or by calling StarTicketsPlus at 1-800-585-3737.
The Chumash Casino Resort is located in Santa Barbara County, California, between Los Angeles and San Francisco, in the heart of the Santa Ynez Valley wine country. Visit their website at www.chumashcasino.com for directions and other info on the Resort.