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35 Years Ago: Peter Criss Leaves Kiss – The First Time

Though he's since quit two more times, Peter Criss' initial exit from Kiss on May 18, 1980, was by the far the most cataclysmic.

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Peter Criss Stewart Copeland March Drum Madness
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Peter Criss Vs. Stewart Copeland: March Drum Madness

Two drummers with very different approaches to their craft – to say nothing of stagewear – face off in round one of our March Drum Madness competition.

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The History of Peter Criss’ Post-Kiss Solo Career

Criss has struggled to find success since leaving the safety of a hugely successful band.

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Mike Pont, Getty Images

Peter Criss Talks New Music, Insists ‘Rock ‘n’ Roll’s Not Dead’

Peter Criss is getting ready to release his first new music in close to a decade -- and unlike his former Kiss bandmate Gene Simmons, he insists rock 'n' roll is very much alive.

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Kevin Winter, Getty Images

Kiss’ Gene Simmons On Reuniting With Ace Frehley and Peter Criss: “Not A Chance”

Don't look for a reunion of the original Kiss lineup anytime soon.

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Eric Singer Accuses Peter Criss and Ace Frehley of Kiss Hypocrisy

Kiss drummer Eric Singer points out that both Ace Frehley and Peter Criss played alongside replacement members wearing original makeup during their careers.

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Bryan Bedder/Roger Jackson Hulton Archive, Getty Images

Peter Criss Signs On for John Bonham Tribute Concert

Original Kiss drummer Peter Criss is set to make a special appearance at a tribute concert for the late Led Zeppelin time keeper, John Bonham.

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Watch Peter Criss Perform ‘God of Thunder’ With Rob Zombie

In a greatly anticipated one-off collaboration, former Kiss drummer Peter Criss joined metal icon Rob Zombie onstage last night in New Jersey.

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Larry Busacca/Frazier Harrison, Getty Images

Kiss’ Peter Criss To Join Rob Zombie on Stage

The newly minted Rock and Roll Hall of Famer will join Rob Zombie on Saturday in Camden, New Jersey for a special song performance.

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Ace Frehley and Peter Criss Respond to Paul Stanley’s Anti-Semitic Accusations

Ace Frehley and Peter Criss answer former bandmate Paul Stanley's accusations of their anti-semitic behavior.

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