Gene Simmons

Ace Frehley To Gene Simmons: “You’re Just An Asshole And A Sex Addict”

This year, theatrical rock warriors KISS will head out on what they're calling their End Of The Road tour. (It's not their first farewell tour,…
Tom Breihan | January 30, 2019 - 9:53 am

Gene Simmons Sued For Sexual Battery By Employee At His Restaurant

Gene Simmons was sued for sexual battery today, The Blast and Pitchfork report. The accuser, identified as Jane Doe, claims the KISS bassist groped her…
Tosten Burks / Spin | December 6, 2018 - 11:34 pm

Kiss’ Gene Simmons Accused Of Sexual Battery In Lawsuit

Kiss bassist Gene Simmons is being sued by a radio and television broadcaster who says he groped her and made "unwanted, unwarranted sexual advances" during…
Mary J. DiMeglio / Billboard | December 17, 2017 - 2:17 pm

Gene Simmons Reportedly Banned From Fox News For Lewd Behavior, Bopping People On The Head

Within the last year, at least, it seems like Gene Simmons has mostly been preoccupied with trying to trademark things. At first, he just seemed…
Winston Cook-Wilson / Spin | November 17, 2017 - 10:36 am

Gene Simmons Played With Ace Frehley For The First Time In 16 Years

Founding KISS members Gene Simmons and Ace Frehley performed on stage together for the first time in 16 years last night at a Hurricane Harvey
James Rettig | September 21, 2017 - 4:32 pm

For $50,000 Gene Simmons Will Come To Your House With 10 CDs

KISS member Gene Simmons has announced that he'll release a box set of previously unreleased solo material this year known as The Vault on 10…
James Rettig | September 12, 2017 - 4:51 pm

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 Abandons Trademark Application For Devil Horns Hand Gesture

Earlier this month, we found out that Gene Simmons was trying to trademark the iconic rock hand gesture -- known to some as the devil…
James Rettig | June 22, 2017 - 3:40 pm

New Yorker Profile Details Father John Misty’s Amusing Interactions With Dave Grohl, Art Garfunkel

Josh Tillman has given a zillion interviews promoting Pure Comedy, one of the year's best albums so far, and more than two months after the…
Chris DeVille | June 19, 2017 - 10:04 am

Ronnie James Dio’s Widow Says Gene Simmons Is Disgusting For Trying To Trademark “Horns” Hand Gesture

Kiss frontman Gene Simmons is already getting some blowback for his attempt to trademark the seminal rock hand gesture. After hearing about Simmons' attempt to…
Margaret Farrell | June 16, 2017 - 4:24 pm

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

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

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

Hip-Hop Critic Gene Simmons Thinks Thom Yorke Could Rap

Gene Simmons is an opinionated dude with a tongue long enough to express every single thought that comes to his head. That doesn't mean he…
Collin Robinson | May 10, 2016 - 10:57 am

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