“From KISS classics to tracks from his newest album, Space Invader, and everything in between, fans would be hard pressed to leave wanting much more.” – Fangoria
“I doubt that a single person who came to see Ace tonight left disappointed.” – Faster Louder (Adelaide 2010)
“These songs sound just as fresh today, and the excitement is still there at the live show, even without the painted on persona of the spaceman. Just goes to show that the magic of Ace Frehley is more than make up deep.” – Faster Louder (Adelaide 2010)
“Highlights of the show were definitely seeing Ace ripping during his smoking guitar solo (which came right after "Shock Me," complete with the "Alive II" live outro) and hearing the 2,500+ fans in attendance singing along during the break down part in New York Groove.” – Rock Music Star
“It wasn't just the memorable songs throughout the entire show that made it a great night it's the experience of reminiscing through timeless classics and Ace Frehley's precision guitar playing during the show.” – Hot Indie News
“A great time to get out and see Ace Frehley sizzle on stage with all those great memorable KISS classics through a lifetime of music.” – Music Existence
“Frehley's show exceeds the ones being put on by his former bands mates. Instead of being recycled and tired, Frehley's show is audacious and alive!” – Antimusic
“Frehley combined his one-of-a-kind wit with an outstanding setlist that drew from his solo material, KISS tracks and covers for nearly two hours” – Chicago Now
“Frehley is tearing through a rather exciting set of songs, many of which KISS has not or will not be performing again any time soon. It's for this reason alone I find Frehley's solo shows a must see every time they roll through town.” – The Screen Door
“The four musicians onstage were ferocious and fearless. Minimal over thinking occurred and they let their guts lead the way. This show transcended mere nostalgia but owes more to serving justice to the legacy.” – The Screen Door
“Other than the smoking & lighted guitars, the over the top theatrics of the KISS years are gone, but this stripped down version is direct, in your face and as straight forward as Ace's instantly recognizable guitar playing.” – My Global Mind
“...his playing was totally on point, nailing every solo, hitting the stage on time (for rock n roll) and delivering a great straight ahead rock show.” – My Global Mind
“His guitar playing was better than ever and he extended a few of the solo spots on older songs.” – Uber Rock
“It cannot be denied how many fledgling guitar players he has inspired over the years, or how many established players name Ace their favourite!” – Uber Rock
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee ACE FREHLEY has announced his first Australian shows since 2010 and his First Ever New Zealand Solo Shows!
"I can't wait to get down to New Zealand and Australia with this new lineup. I'll be performing ACE classics as well as songs off my new CD 'Space Invader' for the enjoyment of the fans. Let There Be Rock!"
Joining ACE on stage will be Richie Scarlet, who rode shotgun performing rhythm guitar and vocal duties on ACE’s ‘Trouble Walking’ platter and has toured with Sebastian Bach; bass guitarist Chris Wyse (Ozzy Osbourne & The Cult); and Scot Coogan (Lita Ford & Nikki Sixx).
The 2-hour set features everything an ACE or KISS fan could hope for. Included are all his Solo Anthems – ‘New York Groove’ (a bona-fide Top 20 Hit in Australia and NZ), ‘Snowblind’, ‘Rock Soldiers’ and highlights from his latest Top 10 Billboard album ‘Space Invader’. Plus KISS diamonds such as ‘Strutter’, ‘Cold Gin’, ‘Love Gun’, ‘Deuce’, ‘Shock Me’ & ‘Detroit Rock City’. Plus as a special treat for KISS fans, some rare KISS gems that you simply wont hear anywhere else – ‘Talk to Me’, ‘Rocket Ride’, ‘Strange Ways’, ‘Parasite’ & ‘King of the Night Time World’.
ACE FREHLEY Live is absolute must for “concert goers looking for a night of fun, no holds barred Rock-n-Roll with excellent guitar work, and wall to wall energy and excitement, look no further than ACE FREHLEY live on stage.”