Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley of KISS were on hand Wednesday for the lunchtime opening at their newest Rock Brews restaurant in Torrance, California. In addition to many members of the media, the duo were joined for the ribbon-cutting ceremony by returning military veterans and representatives from Wounded Warriors, one of the band's pet charities.

Paul Stanley of KISS on Wednesday’s Rock & Brews Grand Opening in Torrance, California:

Paul Stanley of KISS on what he and Gene Simmons set out to do with Rock & Brews:

It's been reported recently that Simmons and Stanley plan to open 100 Rock & Brews in America and an equal number in Japan, but Simmons appears to have substantially revised those figures.

Gene Simmons of KISS revises an earlier estimate of how many Rock & Brews restaurants they’d like to open: