Press Release: KISS Kruise VIII on Halloween...
HALLOWEEN WITH GENE SIMMONS ON JEOPARDY! A Special Category KISS Fans Won't Want to Miss -- And Alex Trebek Like You Have Never Seen Him Before!
Sixthman And The KISS Navy Set Sail With The Legendary Rock N Roll Band for KISS Kruise VIII And END OF THE ROAD Tour Announced
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Oct 31, 2018, 14:59 ET
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Halloween day, Gene Simmons will appear on Jeopardy! in full costume for a timely episode featuring a special KISS category. Alex Trebek can be seen joining in on the fun when he dresses up like Simmons' Demon character for special content.
KISS Navy fans sail today with legendary rock n' roll band, KISS, for their 8th voyage! In partnership with Sixthman and Norwegian Cruise Line, The Starchild, Demon, Spaceman, and Catman are proud to round out their 45th year as a band and join their fans for The KISS Kruise VIII, Decades at Sea! And KISS announces END OF THE ROAD TOUR schedule.
KISS Kruise VIII will begin with the legendary band doing a special sail away toast, featuring Tequila Comisario®, to kick off the cruise. Tequila Comisario® is the official sponsor of KISS Kruise VIII and the ultra-premium tequila in the signature margarita, "the Commissioner", in the commemorative and collectible drink cups featuring a different KISS band member each day of the five-day cruise.
Members of the KISS Navy will be treated to a celebration of the formative decades that made KISS the hottest band in the world. The eighth adventure promises to be a memorable and priceless experience aboard the Norwegian Jade as it sails to Key West and the Bahamas.
After four decades, KISS announced that they will launch their final tour ever in 2019, appropriately named END OF THE ROAD. The initial announcement was made a month ago on NBC's America's Got Talent which sent the internet into overdrive with fans hoping their city would get one final KISS show. KISS has dominated the rock n' roll scene with their over-the-top theatrics and captivating live shows that launched an era of rock n roll legends.
The band has released the first set of dates and cities in North America, produced by Live Nation. International markets were also announced simultaneously. KISS will be offering VIP experiences and special KISS Army fan presales through www.citiprivatepass.com and to the public shortly following through www.LiveNation.com.
KISS Army fan club presales will begin Wednesday, October 31st at 10 am local time also through www.kissonline.com. Citi is the official presale credit card for the End of the Road World Tour. As such, Citi cardmembers will have access to purchase U.S. presale tickets beginning Wednesday, October 31 at 12:00pm local time until Thursday, November 1 at 10:00pm local time through Citi's Private Pass program. For complete presale details visit www.citiprivatepass.com.
Tickets to the general public will go on sale starting Friday, November 2 at 10am local time at www.LiveNation.com.
Watch JEOPARDY! Wednesday, October 31 for a special category that KISS fans won't want to miss: HALLOWEEN WITH GENE SIMMONS! Check local listings for showtimes and stations.
ABOUT KISS: You want the best, you got the best...The Hottest Band in The World ...KISS ! As America's #1 Gold Record Award-winning group of all time, in every category (RIAA), KISS is one of rock's most influential bands and have sold more than 100 million albums worldwide. KISS is also the #1 Global Licensed Music Brand. KISS, celebrating 43 years of rocking the planet, the Rock N Roll Hall of Famers sold out concerts on the 2017 KISSWORLD Tour which began in Moscow then culminated at The O2 Arena London with a Virtual Reality 360 Filming of the event. Coming soon!
KISS continues to be on the leading edge of fan engagement with three generations of KISS Fans globally together united in the world famous KISS ARMY. Over 45 years of record-breaking tours have brought KISS to their fans, via pro-social media activations, with partners including Spotify and iTunes. Global concerts have audience numbers median age dropping 15 years. 50% First-time concert goers, Female demos up by 40%, and Families at KISS Concerts represent 3 generations. KISS founding band members Paul Stanley and Gene Simmons are currently opening a string of successful restaurants aptly named Rock & Brews. Management: McGhee Entertainment, Music: Universal Music Group, Licensing: Epic Rights. www.kissonline.com
ABOUT LIVE NATION ENTERTAINMENT: Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) is the world's leading live entertainment company comprised of global market leaders: Ticketmaster, Live Nation Concerts, and Live Nation Sponsorship. For additional information, visit www.livenationentertainment.com.
ABOUT SIXTHMAN: Sixthman festivals tear down walls between artists and fans by creating community-inspired vacation experiences on land and at sea. These carefully curated, intimate events bring non-stop performances, artist collaborations and a truly immersive experience that celebrates community and changes expectations of what a vacation should be. Sixthman's domestic homeports include New Orleans, Miami, and Tampa, traveling to dream destinations in the Virgin Islands, Belize, Honduras, Mexico, and The Bahamas. Beginning in 2019, Sixthman will expand their festivals at sea to Europe, sailing from Barcelona, Spain to exotic Mediterranean ports, and bring their innovative festivals to world-class, all-inclusive resorts in the Dominican Republic. LIVE LOUD. www.sixthman.net
ABOUT NORWEGIAN CRUISE LINE: Norwegian Cruise Line is the innovator in cruise travel with a 51-year history of breaking the boundaries of traditional cruising. Most notably, Norwegian revolutionized the cruise industry by offering guests the freedom and flexibility to design their ideal cruise vacation on their schedule with no set dining times, a variety of entertainment options and no formal dress codes. Today, Norwegian invites guests to enjoy a relaxed, resort-style cruise vacation on some of the newest and most contemporary ships at sea with a wide variety of accommodations options, including The Haven by Norwegian®, a luxury enclave with suites, a private pool and dining, concierge service and personal butlers. Norwegian Cruise Line sails around the globe, offering guests the freedom and flexibility to explore the world on their own time and experience up to 27 dining options, award-winning entertainment, superior guest service and more across all of the brand's 16 ships. www.ncl.com
About TEQUILA COMISARIO: Elevate Your Taste. Privately owned by Elite Beverage International, a global distribution and product promotions company, in Orange County, California, proudly presents this ultra-premium tequila. Available in three expressions, including Blanco, Reposado and Anejo, these small-batch tequilas are double-distilled and cold-filtered, made from the finest hand-selected 100% Blue Weber Agave, grown in the rich red clay soil and cool climate of Jalisco Highlands for a minimum of seven years. Produced by passionate and talented master distillers with years of experience and a strong tequila lineage in the Highlands of Jalisco, Mexico. Tequila Comisario is the world's most exquisite ultra-premium sipping tequila that is smooth in texture, rich in taste, and comparable only to the finest cognacs and single malts.
Most recently, Tequila Comisario has garnered a variety of accolades from the most well-respected authorities in the spirit industry. Recent awards and ratings include winning Two Golden Stars from the iTQi, International Taste and Quality Institute, Brussels, representing 175 international chefs and sommeliers, the Double Gold Medal from CWSA, China Wine & Spirits Awards, the coveted 2017 Champions of the World Spirits Competition, a "98 points" rating as Best New Tequila, and "#1 Best Blanco Margarita" by Cigar & Spirits Magazine. www.tequilacomisario.com
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SOURCE McGhee Entertainment