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  1. Gene Simmons gives up trying to trademark the a devil hornsa rock hand gesture4:49 pm - Jun 22, 2017Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 22 | NME

    Last week it was reported that Kiss frontman and bassist Simmons had filed an application to the US Patent and Trademark Office, claiming to have first popularised the now-ubiquitous salute during Kiss' Hotter Than Hell tour in 1974. Simmons was seeking to trademark the gesture for "entertainment, namely, live performances by a musical artist; personal appearances by a musical artist."

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  2. Gene Simmons changes his mind about hand gesture trademarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | WYMG-FM Springfield

    The KISS frontman filed an application with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office earlier in June to trademark the use of his "devil horns" hand gesture for "entertainment, namely, live performances by a musical artist; personal appearances by a musical artist." In the application, he claimed he was the first to use it in 1974, and he was subsequently mocked by members of the rock world, with many fans pointing out the symbol pre-dates the bass player.

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  3. Gene Simmons Abandons Attempt To Trademark Devil Horns [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    As you can see on the official site of US Patent and Trademark Office , the attempt was "abandoned because the applicant filed an express abandonment." KISS bassist described the sign as "a hand gesture with the index and small fingers extended upward and the thumb extended perpendicular."

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  4. A Cinderella story: Rocker Tom Keifer has one foot in the '80s, one in the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | Daily Times

    ... in between." In 1983, Keifer and bass player Eric Brittingham put together Cinderella, based in Philadelphia; KISS bassist Gene Simmons took an early interest in the project, as did Jon Bon Jovi, but neither man was able to convince their respective ...

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  5. Celebrity Trademark Watch: Gene Simmons Claims Exclusive Right In Hand GestureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 20 | JD Supra

    Earlier this month, KISS guitarist Gene Simmons filed an application with the United States Patent and Trademark Office to register the "devil's horns" hand gesture, which he routinely flashes at rock shows, as a trademark for "entertainment, namely, live performances by a musical artist; personal appearances by a musical artist."

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  6. Gene Simmons Wants to Trademark a Horns Hand SignRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 20 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    He's admitted the gesture is a homage to Spiderman and Dr. Strange. It's also American Sign Language for "I love you." Kiss bassist Gene Simmons is trying to trademark the hand sign made by holding the thumb, index finger, and pinky up while holding ...

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  7. Photo Flash: American Society for Yad Vashem Gala Honors KISS Co-Founder Gene Simmons and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    American Society for Yad Vashem , the organization dedicated to advancing Yad Vashem, The World Holocaust Remembrance Center in Jerusalem and The Jewish Life Foundation, which funds the creation of Jewish-themed cultural and educational programs on Jewish Life Television hosted their fourth annual benefit gala, The evening honored the world-renowned musician, singer and famed KISS co-founder Gene Simmons and his mother, Holocaust survivor Flora Klein; the late Edita and Abraham Spiegel Family represented by daughter, Rita Spiegel; the feature film ince its founding 64 years ago, Yad Vashem, The World Holocaust Remembrance Center in Jerusalem, has become synonymous with Holocaust remembrance throughout the world.

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  8. Original Kiss Drummer Peter Criss Retires From Touring After His Last Show In The U.S. [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 20 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Peter Criss, original drummer of the legendary band Kiss, has retired from touring after his last show in the U.S. which took place at The Cutting Room in New York City on June 17. During this performance, Criss did various classics, some of his solo material and numerous covers. Now 71-year-old, said ( Billboard "I want to leave the stage happy.

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  9. Gene Simmons of Kiss tries to trademark the sign language gesture for a loveaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 20 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... on the application that the gesture was first used commercially, by him, on Nov. 14, 1974, which would have been during Kiss's “Hotter Than Hell” tour. For his request to be accepted, of course, “an examiner would consider the ...

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  10. Carrie Fisher, Gene Simmons, J-Lo & A-RodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 20 | KRAV-FM Tulsa

    ... she may have ingested the cocaine about 3 days before she fell ill ad passed away. MORE HERE Gene Simmons of the band KISS is trying to trademark the rock hand gesture knows as metal horns or devil horns. He says that he was the first to use the ...

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  11. Kiss' Peter Criss Retires From TouringRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | CBS Local

    ... it on CBS4 at 6:30 p.m. or head to ViewHouse Centennial to see it live! NEW YORK CITY ( Radio.com ) - Co-founder of KISS Peter Criss announced that he is retiring from touring after he performed his last U.S. at The Cutting Room in New York City ...

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  12. KISS guitarist Gene Simmons says famous rocker hand symbol belongs...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. Musician Gene Simmons of the rock band KISS performs onstage in Beverly Hills, Calif., in 2016 as he flashes the famous hand symbol he's trying to trademark. It's actually ...

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  13. Founding KISS drummer Peter Criss plays what he says will be his final US concert everRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | WIMZ-FM Knoxville

    Founding KISS drummer Peter Criss apparently rock 'n' rolled all night for the final time in the U.S. this past Saturday. The 71-year-old Rock & Roll Hall-of-Famer played an intimate concert at the New York City club The Cutting Room that night that was billed as his last live show ever in the States .

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  14. Texas president to Gene Simmons: You can't trademark that hand gestureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | MSNBC

    ... down on the list in my mind. Little did I know the two have a shared interest with contrasting viewpoints. Simmons, of KISS fame and fortune, is attempting to file paperwork to trademark the hand gesture routinely used by rock fans commonly referred ...

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  15. Peter Criss says goodbye to performingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | WLVQ-FM Columbus

    FAREWELL: In this June 15 photo, drummer and vocalist Peter Criss rehearses in a New York City studio for his final U.S. performance on Saturday. The co-founding member of KISS best known for the hit single "Beth" says he wants to leave the stage on his own terms after a series of unhappy endings with KISS, and to say goodbye to his fans.

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  16. Peter Criss, Founding Drummer with Kiss, Is Retiring From TouringRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | Billboard

    No longer playing with the boys, the co-founder of the Kiss and co-author of its hit single, "Beth," is retiring from the concert stage with a show to let him say goodbye on his own terms. It's his way to purge the bad taste left in his mouth by a series of unhappy endings with Kiss, including the band's 2014 induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, where quarreling over which lineup would perform at the ceremony ended up with Kiss not playing at all.

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  17. Bobby Roode Talks Being On The Road, His 'Glorious' Theme, Wrestling PassionRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 18 | Sports Media 101

    We're on the road a lot, 200/300 days a year depending how busy you are, traveling in buses or in cars, flying everywhere - the correlation between the two in that aspect is quite similar. You're obviously a different person outside of the ring, but when you're in the ring you've got to get into that moment and that character just like a band like Kiss does.

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  18. Go ahead and serve your dinner guests carrots, but just don't call them carrots.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 18 | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... will carry over until the start of next season. Gene Simmons - I'm sure you know the man as he is the frontman for Kiss. Well as Morning Edition host Rachel Martin said on Thursday, Simmons is trying to trademark a hand sign that he's used for ...

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  19. NPR News Nuggets: A Name Game, Curry Fever & A Hand Sign BattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 18 | National Public Radio

    ... year's NBA Finals, so maybe curry fever will carry over until the start of next season. Gene Simmons, the frontman of Kiss, wants to trademark the hand sign shown here, though the hand sign has many meanings. Kazuhiro Nogi/AFP/Getty Images hide ...

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  20. Peter Criss, Kiss' founding Catman, saying goodbye to stageRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 17 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... appear here so you can access them to read later. No longer playing with the boys, the co-founder of the rock group Kiss and co-author of its hit single, "Beth," is retiring from the concert stage with a show to let him say goodbye on his own terms. ...

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