The band invited 2000 of America’s heros while Boomer Managzine coordinated free ticket distribution. Past and current soldiers all received a commemorative Kiss t-shirt to mark the occassion.
Kiss have been actively involved an a campaign, Hiring Our Heroes, which works to get veterans back into the work force. Recently, they held an open call for vets to apply for a roadie position on the upcoming tour.
“Hiring veterans is the most important thing that we can do,” said Gene Simmons.
Kiss recently released their new single “Hell of Hallelujah” – the first from their 20th studio album Monster, scheduled for release this October.