NEWS UPDATE : September  2020

September 26 : Alexx Michael / Shameless covers "Love Is Blind'
From : Alexx Michael
Alexx Michael : 'One of the songs we record for „so good you should...“ is the unreleased Gene Simmons track "Love Is Blind" with Frankie Muriel on lead vocals. Today we had the pleasure to have Lisa Hellmich performing some violin tracks for the song. Next step will be lead guitars ... (click image below to see facebook video)

September 14 : Darren Phillips covers unreleased Paul Stanley song "Best Man For You" with "Wouldn't You Like to Know Me" as bonus.
From : Melodicrock Records
MR Records are extremely excited to announce that The Darren Phillips Project will be releasing their latest single ‘Best Man For You’ from the upcoming album Volume Two, on October 23rd 2020.

Featuring Rob Wylde (Midnite City) on lead vocals, Dennis Butabi Borg (Cruzh) on bass guitar, Patrik Svard (Sapphire Eyes) on lead guitar and Jon Powers (Frozen Tears) on keys, "Best Man For You" is an unreleased song from KISS front man Paul Stanley.
Recorded back in 1989 for a proposed second solo album, the demo was never officially released, but has become a cult favourite amongst the Starchild’s fans worldwide.

All involved were thrilled to bring this classic Stanley track to life and hope the man himself approves of their version.

Best Man for You will be available everywhere digitally and also a part of a Very Limited Edition CD single release, which has an amazing acoustic version by Rob Wylde of the Paul Stanley Song "Wouldn't You Like to Know Me"

ORDER The Darren Phillips Project - ‘Best Man For You’ CD-single

ORDER Best Man For You CDS

September 13 : Goo Goo Dolls' co-founder collaborates with Buffalo's KISS THIS to cover "Hard Luck Woman"! 
From : (Anne Leighton Media)
This homage video was filmed, directed, edited & produced by Charles Butera for "Promoting Buffalo" ( This video was created to help promote the first ever virtual edition of Robby Takac's "Music Is Art" music festival, which is done, in order to raise money and awareness for the arts in Western New York. The video first debuted during the "Music Is Art" virtual festival ( on September 12, 2020. The song was performed by Robby Takac & KISS THIS! and there will be a re-mix of the song, which will be released on the upcoming KISS tribute record (all being done for charity, raising money & awareness for the homeless in WNY), "Buffalo Rock City." The album will be released in the fall/winter of 2020. For more on "Buffalo Rock City," visit our facebook page (

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September 2 : Goo Goo Dolls' co-founder collaborates with Buffalo's KISS THIS to cover "Hard Luck Woman"!
From : (Anne Leighton Media)
Buffalo's KISS THIS! and the Goo Goo Dolls' Robby Takac are collaborating on a new music video, "Hard Luck Woman," and they’ll premiere it at the 18th Annual Music Is Art Festival between 6 and 7 p.m. ET Saturday, Sept. 12. The performance will be on the "Friends of MIA" channel at

Because of the pandemic, Takac and his "Music Is Art" team are holding Music Is Art online. The virtual festival runs from 6 p.m. until midnight ET at
There will be multiple channels streaming simultaneously, with various content, allowing the viewer to pick and choose what parts of the festival they desire to watch.

The Music is Art organization is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) founded by Takac in 2003. Music is Art operates in conjunction with its staff, sponsors and volunteers, as well as collaborations with several partner organizations. Every year the festival strives to enrich the Western New York community with access to live music. The hope is to encourage people to find their musical voice, think about how music touches their lives, and, most importantly, think about the fact that music is art.

To commemorate this "first" for MIA, Takac teamed up with crowd favorites KISS THIS!, the East Coast's premiere KISS tribute band, for another "first": a cover of the KISS classic "Hard Luck Woman." KISS THIS! and Takac filmed a video for the song with Promoting Buffalo's Charles Butera. Butera's advertising agency and production company has a decade of video production experience, utilizing state-of-the-art and industry-leading tools. Promoting Buffalo also specializes in graphic design and photography for many local artists and businesses.

KISS THIS! has been a staple of Music Is Art since 2016, as they performed at the festival for the first time that year, opening for the Goo Goo Dolls, in front on thousands of attendees at Delaware Park.
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