Peter Criss


Who Is A More Underrated Drummer: PETER CRISS Or RINGO STARR?

During a recent appearance on "Another FN Podcast With Izzy Presley", Charlie Benante (ANTHRAX), Mike Portnoy (DREAM THEATER, SONS OF APOLLO), Roy Mayorga (STONE SOUR), Paul Gargano (Metal Edge) and radio personality Eddie Trunk debated the first three KISS albums. You can now watch the discussion below. Asked for an...
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30 Years Ago: Peter Criss Confronts His Imposter on TV

In 1991, Star magazine published an article claiming that founding Kiss drummer Peter Criss was homeless and living on the streets of Los Angeles. The story was eye catching and alarming -- it was also completely false. Around the same time, the rocker had been tending to family matters in...
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How Peter Criss Left Retirement For ‘The Catman and the Emperor’

Peter Criss’ former bandmate Richie Scarlet said it was “beautiful” to see the ex-Kiss drummer back in action. He came out of retirement to collaborate on “The Catman and the Emperor,” which the pair released last week. They’d previously worked together in Criss’ solo band, while Scarlet, who was also a colleague of Ace Frehley, brought in Frehley’s Comet bassist John Regan to appear on the track.
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Hear Peter Criss on Richie Scarlet’s ‘The Catman and the Emperor’

Peter Criss has come out of retirement to play drums on a new song by his former bandmate Richie Scarlet, "The Catman & the Emperor." The track, which can be streamed below, references both of their nicknames. Criss became known as the "Catman" during his time in Kiss and Scarlet was given the nickname "The Emperor of Rock and Roll" during Scarlet's tenure in Ace Frehley's solo band, Frehley's Coment.