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Ace Frehley

American musician best known as the former lead guitarist and founding member of the rock band Kiss

Paul Daniel "Ace" Frehley (born April 27, 1951- 2017) is an American guitarist best known as one of the first members of the rock band Kiss. He was the lead guitar player in the band. When the band started wearing costumes face paint onstage Frehley chose paint that made him look like he was from outer space. Frehley played with the group from 1973 until 1982.

Ace Frehley
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Ace Frehley, 2008
Background information
Birth namePaul David Frehley
Also known asSpace-Ace
Born (1951-04-27) April 27, 1951 (age 68)
New York City, U.S.
GenresHard rock, heavy metal
OccupationsMusician, songwriter
InstrumentsGuitar, vocals
Years active1965-present
Associated actsKiss
Websitewww.acefrehley.com
Notable instruments
Gibson Les Paul

When he left Kiss he started making his own music as a solo musician. In 1996 he went back to playing with Kiss. His second time playing with Kiss stopped in 2002 when he left the band at the end of their world tour.

He went back to his solo career. His last album was finished in September, 2009.

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