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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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Watch Teenage David Wain Ask KISS A Question On A 1988 Geraldo Episode

Filmmaker and comedian David Wain was a member of the studio audience for a 1988 episode of Geraldo where Kiss' Paul Stanley and Gene Simmons…
James Rettig | July 24, 2018 - 5:13 pm

Pantera’s Vinnie Paul Will Be Buried In A Free KISS Casket Like His Brother Dimebag Darrell

After Dimebag Darrell was shot and killed during a 2004 performance in Columbus, Ohio, he was buried in a custom KISS-themed casket, the original prototype…
Peter Helman | June 28, 2018 - 5:22 pm

Watch Foo Fighters & Weezer’s Rivers Cuomo Cover Kiss

Weezer and Foo Fighters are touring together in Australia right now, and last night, Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo joined the Foos to handle lead vocals…
Peter Helman | January 31, 2018 - 7:40 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 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 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
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