On November 25, 1991, I got a call from a friend telling me that Eric Carr, KISS' drummer, had just died. I was blown away. Flipping on MTV, my fears were confirmed. Dead at 41 years old... this really sucked. I made up my mind that moment that if the funeral was anywhere in New York I was going to it.
The seterusnya hari the New York Daily News reported Eric's death and info on where the funeral would be held. It would be in Middletown, NY. My grandparents live in Newburgh, NY, which is only about 10 miles from Middletown.
So the hari after Thanksgiving, I left for NY. I live in Lawrence, Massachusetts...
REAL NAME: Paul Charles Caravello BIRTHDATE: July 12, 1950 BIRTHPLACE: Brooklyn, NY DIED: November 24, 1991, due to a cancer related brain hemorrhage. KISS MEMBER STATUS: mid 1980 - late 1991 KISS PERSONA: The Fox INSTRUMENTS PLAYED: Vocals, Drums, Bass, some Guitar, harmonica. INFLUENCES: The Beatles, Led Zeppelin, The Who, Neil Young, R&B MARITAL STATUS: Eric never married. CHILDREN: Eric never had any children.
SOME FACTS & TIDBITS anda MAY atau MAY NOT KNOW ABOUT ERIC CARR: * Although he played the drums right handed, Eric was left handed.
* Eric became seriously involved in Muzik after discovering...
Oh yeah! WOW! Does it cut like a knife? Heard it all before Ain't nobody's fool In the heat of the night Just gotta know the score Hungry on the outside Burning on inside Don't make me beg for more... yeah
Can't feel the sting Can't feel the bite Don't give a damn When lightning strikes
You know anda can't see a thing When you're looking through the eyes of love Tell me once again now Can't feel a thing when you're looking through the eyes of
Did anda put up a fight? Had it all figured out Always thought anda had to be tough Being tough ain't enough Take this hati, tengah-tengah of stone Make it bleed tonight......