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In the News (Tue 23 Jul 19)

  
  Drummerworld: Peter Criss - Eric Carr
Although he was not an original member of Kiss, drummer Eric Carr was automatically accepted and held in high regard by their legions of fans.
Caravello was re-christened Eric Carr, and after a failed attempt at being a hawk, Carr assumed the identity of a fox.
Carr's drumming fit in perfectly with the band — he was more of a heavy metal drummer than his predecessor was, but strangely, Kiss did not get around to fully using all of Carr's talents until their monumental 1982 release, Creatures of the Night.
www.drummerworld.com /drummers/Eric_Carr_Peter_Criss.html   (1338 words)

  
  The KISSFAQ - Eric Carr Biography
Eric's age was dropped by two years to further confuse those who might like to "blow" his past, though this did happen very quickly with the passports of the members being found and copied while they were on tour in Europe later that year, though this seems to have never filtered down to the fans.
Eric's TV introduction to fans on Kids Are People too was somewhat less auspicious when host Michael Young asked one of the kids in the audience who their favorite member of KISS was, only to be answered "Peter Criss".
Eric Carr would provide the vocal harmonizing on the song, a somewhat ironic occurrence considering how long it took him as a member of the band to provide lead vocals on a recorded cut (rhetorical, it was the previous album which saw Eric finally allowed a lead vocal on "Little Caesar").
www.kissfaq.com /members/bio_carr.html   (6875 words)

  
 kiss members: eric carr   (Site not responding. Last check: )
eric carr took up drums at 14, inspired by the beatles' ringo starr.
eric carr passed away in 1991 after a battle with heart cancer.
eric is laid to rest in cedar hill mausoleum in upstate new york.
www.kissdominion.com /carre.htm   (161 words)

  
 PROPHECY - A Tribute to Eric Carr - KISS Drummer - Tribute Album
Aside from his legendary drum skills, Eric was also a talented vocalist, and was given the chance to showcase that ability when the KISS classic Beth (originally recorded by Peter Criss) was re-recorded for the 1988 compilation album Smashes, Thrashes and Hits.
Eric recorded his version of the song using the same backing tracks as Criss, and reportedly sat on the same drum throne as Criss did to record the song.
Eric Carr's last live performance with KISS was November 9, 1990 in New York City, at Madison Square Garden.
www.tributealbums.com /ericcarrtribute.htm   (438 words)

  
 Eric Carr at AllExperts
Eric's first album with the group was 1981's Music From "The Elder", which marked yet another departure for the band, in a mystical art-rock direction.
Carr is often cited by fans as a favorite among drummers in the band's history, for his intense playing style and incredible timing, which was radically different from the soft-by-comparison jazz-influenced technique of Criss.
Eric's last recording with KISS was for the song "God Gave Rock 'N Roll To You II", which featured Eric's vocal talent.
en.allexperts.com /e/e/er/eric_carr.htm   (936 words)

  
 CD Gallery - Eric Carr
This is mostly a collector's item for KISS fans, as the music on this disc consists of unfinished works and demo material that Eric Carr was working on in the late 80's, including some of the infamous Rockheads tunes.
Some of the other songs on this disc have Eric mumbling (scat singing) the melody lines to the songs as the lyrics had either not been written or were not finished.
Another song by Eric and Bruce was released on the Kiss box set called "Ain't That Peculiar," in which Eric handles all the vocals and instruments, except for the guitar which was handled by Bruce Kulick.
ultmetal.tripod.com /ericcarr.htm   (301 words)

  
 My Tribute to Eric Carr
Early on Eric had a normal life, and wanted to be an astronaut or scientist, though he had definite artistic interest which was "pushed" by one of his teachers in elementary school, but like many when the Beatles hit America in 1963 the music changed his life.
After graduating from high school Eric had to avoid the draft by deliberately failing his medical by failing his intelligence tests - while this damaged his prospects for employment, even though he was intelligent, he worked numerous jobs while continuing to work in bands hoping for the break which he wanted so desperately.
Eric's age was dropped by two years to further confuse those who might like to "blow" his past, though this did happen very quickly with the passports of the members being found and copied while whey were on tour in Europe later that year, though this seems to have never filtered down to the fans.
philhunt.freeservers.com /carr.htm   (3520 words)

  
 Eric Carr information - Search.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Eric was also part of the band's well-publicized removal of their stage makeup in 1983.
Eric's last recording with KISS was for the song "God Gave Rock And Roll To You II", which featured Eric's vocal talent.
An Eric Carr solo album under the KISS banner was planned as a project, as an extension of the 1978 releases of four solo albums by KISS members.
c10-ss-1-lb.cnet.com /reference/Eric_Carr   (887 words)

  
 MySpace.com - Eric Carr - LYNDHURST, New Jersey - Rock / Classic Rock / Metal - www.myspace.com/ericcarrfamily
Caravello was re-christened Eric Carr, and assumed the identity of a fox.
Carr's drumming fit in perfectly with the band he was more of a heavy metal drummer than his predecessor was, but strangely, Kiss did not get around to fully using all of Carr's talents until their monumental 1982 release, Creatures of the Night.
Eric Carr is a real icon of rock to me. He is a corner stone of rock history and nothing can change that.
profile.myspace.com /index.cfm?fuseaction=user.viewprofile&friendid=90329612   (1046 words)

  
 YouTube - Eric Carr Drumsolo
and eric carr and peter criis are the greatest!
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www.youtube.com /watch?v=YOvAoDG9Z2o   (471 words)

  
 MySpace.com - Eric Carr - LYNDHURST, New Jersey - Rock / Classic Rock / Metal - www.myspace.com/ericcarrfamily
Caravello was re-christened Eric Carr, and assumed the identity of a fox.
Carr's drumming fit in perfectly with the band he was more of a heavy metal drummer than his predecessor was, but strangely, Kiss did not get around to fully using all of Carr's talents until their monumental 1982 release, Creatures of the Night.
Eric was a great drummer and had a huge inpact on my life as a drummer.
www.myspace.com /ericcarrfamily   (1154 words)

  
 Eric Carr, 41, Is Dead; Rock Band's Drummer - New York Times
Eric Carr, the drummer in the rock group Kiss, died on Sunday at Bellevue Hospital.
Carr joined Kiss in 1980 after the departure of the drummer Peter Criss, one of its founding members.
Carr joined the band after its heyday in the 1970's, he recorded eight albums with the group, starting with "The Elders" in 1981.
query.nytimes.com /gst/fullpage.html?res=9D0CE1DE123DF935A15752C1A967958260   (188 words)

  
 eric carr, eric carr death, eric carr biography kiss
Eric left the band in 1979 and joined the rock cover band, Flasher.
Playing with his new band at night and repairing gas stoves during the day to make ends meet, Paul was considering giving up music for good when a friend convinced him to audition for KISS, who had just announced that they were replacing original drummer, Peter Criss.
Paul left the audition feeling 100% sure that he was the one they would choose, it was just a matter of waiting for the call that he knew would come.
www.musiceffect.com /cemetery/eric_carr.html   (469 words)

  
 Eric Carr (boxer) at AllExperts
Carr's amateur boxing career began at the impressionable age of 14.
Carr's natural ability and courageous heart attracted the privilege to spar with boxing champions, including seven time world Middleweight champion Tommy Hit Man Hearns, former world Middleweight champion Iran Barkley, the former WBC Continental Middleweight champion Kid Fire Parks, and 1984 Olympic medal winner Frank Tate, the former world Middleweight champion.
Carr also trained with former Golden Gloves and world Light Heavyweight champion Eddie Mustafa Muhammad,and David Parks, the architect of Lamar "Kid Fire" Parks.
en.allexperts.com /e/e/er/eric_carr_(boxer).htm   (332 words)

  
 Sleaze Roxx: Eric Carr
Carr died at a Manhattan hospital of complications from cancer, his publicist said Monday.
Carr, who joined the band in 1980, died Sunday at Bellevue Hospital, said his spokeswoman, Carol Kaye of Kayos Productions in Manhattan.
Carr had been diagnosed as having a malignant heart tumor in April.
www.sleazeroxx.com /rip/ericcarr.shtml   (204 words)

  
 KISS Asylum: KISS Audio Trading, UK - ERIC CARR TRIBUTE, 1997
The purpose of this multimedia tribute to Eric Carr is not to debate whether or not he was the "best" drummer KISS had, because everyone will have their own opinion about that, but it is to remember a genuinely nice man who came from "nowhere" and gave his all for the band we all love.
Perhaps with Eric's love of the Beatles it is not suprising that both of these songs, I Cry At Night and Your Turn To Cry, have a heavy Beatlesque feel.
Eric's age was dropped by two years to further confuse those who might like to "blow" his past, though this did happen very quickly with the passports of the members being found and copied while whey were on tour in Europe later that year, though this seems to have never filtered down to the fans.
kissasylum.com /photos/carrtribute/index.html   (3383 words)

  
 On the Record, Online, Podcast, New Media, PR, Marketing, Hosted, Eric Schwartzman, Spinfluencer, Blog, iPressroom / ...
Eric Schwartzman is the founder and president of iPressroom, which helps companies, institutions and organizations extend the reach of their pr and marketing campaigns using the latest new media tools and services integrated into one powerful online dashboard.
David Carr goes "On the Record...Online" with Eric Schwartzman to talk about blogging, influence, and the newspaper industry.
Carr is also noted for his seasonal video blog, "The Carpetbagger" which runs November through March, giving readers a "behind-the-scenes" look at the road to the Academy Awards.
www.ontherecordpodcast.com   (1868 words)

  
 The KISSFAQ - DISCOGRAPHY - Eric Carr extra-KISS Discography
Because Eric was a drummer there is not too much of a separate discography for him.
Well the songs were by Bionic Boogie, but the recordings have nothing whatsoever to do with Eric Carr or MN/FT, except in the fact that they appeared billed as that band to perform those disco hits.
Eric Singer drums on the only KISS track, Eric Carr on backing vocals, so two KISS drummers on one song.
www.kissfaq.com /discography/eric.html   (2578 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Rockology: Music: Eric Carr   (Site not responding. Last check: )
As a member of KISS Eric Carr had the opportunity to play on albums that sold over ten million copies worldwide and to play to millions of fans on world tours in support of those albums.
Eric Carr reflects his gifted talents on the drums and on LEAD vocals on this album.
Eric Carr was the drummer for KISS after original member Peter Criss left.
www.amazon.com /Rockology-Eric-Carr/dp/B00004SPNW   (1582 words)

  
 Eric Carr make-up
Eric Carr joined in June 1980, and the first job was to find an image for him.
You'll have to look carefully to see the differences, but Eric has painted his nose like a beak and those tailfins down his chins are placed differently.
By the time KISS arrived in Europe for their tour, in late August, the make-up had changed to the one seen in picture G. The silver outline was gone, and so was the golden nose tip.
www.kissfanshop.de /EricCarr/make-upEricUSA.htm   (448 words)

  
 MySpace
Eric Carr of KISS - The Official Group of EricCarr.com & Amplified with Beth Jordan!
This group is dedicated to the memory of Eric Carr and to the fans who continue to keep his music & memory alive.
It is the official group of the official Eric Carr website, EricCarr.com.
groups.myspace.com /EricCarrFamily   (230 words)

  
 Eric Carr Biography
Born Paul Caravello Eric Carr was the drummer with KISS for more consecutive years than anyone else.
His makeup design The Fox was only seen on two of the groups releases Creatures of the Night and "Kiss Killers" the latter being a greatest hits compilation with a few new songs on it.
The group's 1992 release "Revenge" contained what is believed to be the only drum solo Carr ever recorded with the band titled "Carr Jam 1981".
www.ebiog.com /biography/2491/eric-carr/bio.htm   (77 words)

  
 ERIC CARR TRIBUTE
Please also be sure to visit www.ericcarr.com, which is the ultimate tribute site as well as a place to get some great official Eric Carr merchandise, directly from members of his kind and warm family.
Eric was fantastic to speak with, as he was funny, endearing, open and honest as always.
Anyone who ever met Eric, obtained his autograph or was lucky enough to receive anything from him in the mail, came away with the rare feeling that this rock star really cared.
www.kissrocks.net /kissrocks_ericcarrtribute.html   (513 words)

  
 KISSONLINE.COM | Chronology
Carr makes his KISS debut on stage at a one-off show at New York’s Palladium Theatre.
Sadly, drummer Eric Carr became severely ill with cancer and passes away on November 24, 1991 at the age of 41.
May 14, 1992 - KISS Revenge is released and dedicated to the late Eric Carr.
www.kissonline.com /chron   (2638 words)

  
 BLABBERMOUTH.NET - Memorial Tribute To Late KISS Drummer ERIC CARR
She started dating him eight months later when she spent the summer in Carr's hometown of New York with her sister, and moved to Los Angeles in February of 1989 around the same time when Carr was recording the "Hot in the Shade" album there with KISS.
Stevens and Carr were in a serious relationship by summer of 1989, but when KISS' "Hot in the Shade" album came out towards the end of that year it was time for the band to go out on tour again.
Eric Carr is the 1 true metallion the band ever had.
www.roadrunnerrecords.com /BLABBERMOUTH.NET/news.aspx?mode=Article&newsitemID=39158   (563 words)

  
 Eric Carr . co . uk
Not only did Eric Carr pull this off with ease but he also brought his own personality and style with him and didn't become a carbon copy of Peter.
Eric played on a lot of my favourite KISS songs, one of them being Forever, not many drummers could pull off playing drums so hard on a ballad, but Eric did!
Eric Carr is by far my favourite drummer in KISS.
www.ericcarr.co.uk   (1368 words)

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