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36 Essential ’80s Pop Metal Tracks

The biggest difference between the heavy metal of today and heavy metal during the glory days of the 1980s is that today it is rife…
Adrien Begrand | April 5, 2017 - 11:55 am

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“These Guys Rocked The House”: 10 Surreal Moments When ’90s Rock Met Mainstream TV

It's Weird '90s Week on Stereogum. All week long we're looking at the strangest musical moments and trends of the decade. Check out more here.
Adrien Begrand | May 20, 2016 - 10:00 am

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Various Artists: A Tribute To ’90s Tribute Albums

It's Weird '90s Week on Stereogum. All week long we're looking at the strangest musical moments and trends of the decade. Check out more here.
Stephen Deusner | May 16, 2016 - 3:14 pm

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Gene Simmons To Critics Of His Devil Horns Trademark Attempt: “Bitch, I Can Do Anything I Want”

Earlier this year, Gene Simmons tried and failed to trademark the iconic rock hand gesture (known to true rockers as the "devil horns"), and it…
James Rettig | August 18, 2017 - 10:06 am

Gene Simmons Is Trying To Trademark The Iconic Rock Hand Gesture

Thumb up or thumb down? Kiss frontman Gene Simmons is awaiting the signal from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office after he filed…
Eriq Gardner / The Hollywood Reporter | June 14, 2017 - 1:16 pm

Foo Fighters Played A Surprise Covers Set In LA With Lisa Loeb, Paul Stanley, Perry Farrell, Sammy Hagar, Steve Jones, & Stewart Copeland

Foo Fighters ended their 11-month hiatus with a huge surprise concert in Los Angeles last night to benefit area schools. The gig featured an all-star…
Chris DeVille | October 19, 2016 - 11:07 am

Watch Gene Simmons Fall On His Ass At Last Night’s KISS Show

Sometimes, it seems like the universe is getting it all wrong. Bad things happen to good people, good things happen to bad people, all of…
Peter Helman | July 17, 2016 - 8:39 pm

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Various Artists: A Tribute To ’90s Tribute Albums

It's Weird '90s Week on Stereogum. All week long we're looking at the strangest musical moments and trends of the decade. Check out more here.
Stephen Deusner | May 16, 2016 - 3:14 pm

Gene Simmons Says Prince Was Pathetic For Killing Himself

Oh boy. Deep sigh. Here we go. Gene Simmons -- longtime Kiss bassist, aging rock vampire, terrible human being -- loves to talk shit. More…
Tom Breihan | May 10, 2016 - 2:30 pm

KISS’ Gene Simmons Still Hates Rap, Not EDM

KISS' album Destroyer turned 40 years old this week, and to celebrate, Gene Simmons decided to remind us all that he's a racist idiot. "I…
Peter Helman | March 17, 2016 - 10:40 pm

Twisted Sister Singer To KISS Singer: “I Will Bury You”

Twisted Sister's Dee Snider is not gonna take it from KISS' Paul Stanley anymore. During a recent appearance on Eddie Trunk's show, Snider criticized KISS…
Peter Helman | September 10, 2015 - 11:07 pm

Police Raid Gene Simmons’ House For Child Porn, But He’s Not A Suspect

TMZ reports that police raided Gene Simmons' house this morning to search for evidence of child pornography. According to TMZ, neither Simmons nor anyone in…
Peter Helman | August 20, 2015 - 11:31 pm

KISS Star In Halloween Scooby-Doo Movie Out This Summer For Some Reason

KISS will be appearing in animated form alongside the Scooby-Doo crew in the new film Scooby-Doo! And KISS: Rock & Roll Mystery. Gene Simmons, Paul…
James Rettig | April 21, 2015 - 8:13 am

Watch A Shaven-Head David Lee Roth Sing Van Halen Songs With Foo Fighters In L.A.

The Foo Fighters pulled out all of the stops at a "surprise" benefit concert at the Forum in Los Angeles last night to celebrate Dave…
James Rettig | January 11, 2015 - 2:34 pm

Paul Stanley’s Awkward, Unaired Folger’s Commercial Surfaces After 14 Years

In 2000, the KISS co-leader Paul Stanley filmed a commercial for the instant coffee behemoth Folger's. The ad never aired, and it's not entirely clear…
Tom Breihan | December 22, 2014 - 9:02 am

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Hot In The Shade: Four Crazy Crazy Nights (And Days) Aboard The 2014 KISS Kruise

I settled into my plane seat early on Halloween morning. Even though it was only a short flight from Atlanta to Miami, I was paranoid…
Stereogum | November 18, 2014 - 11:24 am
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