This is one of my favorite pictures. :D Ace and Eric were very close. Even though Eric was older, Ace looked out for him initally like an older brother. Even after leaving KISS Ace stayed in touch with Eric and after Eric passed away, Ace was still in contact with Eric's mom and dad. :D
40 Years of Kiss 2014 / Kiss performs on stage, circa 1981. Peter Criss, the band's original drummer, was replaced by Eric Carr in 1980. Left to right: Gene Simmons, Ace Frehley, Eric Carr and Paul Stanley.