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The Night Kiss Played a Show With Two Lead Guitarists
Mark St. John had just been hired as the band's second replacement for Ace Frehley.
Underrated Motley Crue: The Most Overlooked Song From Each Album
Nine songs that prove the band doesn't get enough credit for its songwriting.
Mick Fleetwood Plans to Make Music With Lindsey Buckingham Again
Drummer is quick to note the pair could collaborate outside of Fleetwood Mac.
45 Years Ago: Kiss Graduate Boot Camp With ‘Shout It Out Loud’
Producer Bob Erzin used blackboards and a coach's whistle to get the band into studio shape.
Christine McVie on Fleetwood Mac’s Future: ‘We Just Don’t Know’
"We continue to hope for the best," she says.
Foo Fighters, Iron Maiden, Go-Go’s Lead 2021 Rock Hall Nominees
Devo, Todd Rundgren and the New York Dolls are also among the 16 artists up for consideration this year.
Kiss’ Gene Simmons Reportedly Sells L.A. Hideaway for $2 Million
His other California home is still on the market for $22 million.
Nikki Sixx and Bret Michaels Assist Catfished Woman on ‘Dr. Phil’
The Motley Crue and Poison stars speak out against online celebrity imposters.
Van Halen Didn’t Approve Michael Anthony’s Removal From Album Art
Wolfgang Van Halen says Van Halen had nothing to do with Michael Anthony being temporarily removed from two album covers back in 2007.
Journey to Headline Lollapalooza 2021, Says Neal Schon
Annual Chicago festival would be first confirmed date for the newly reconfigured band.
Bruce Kulick Had ‘So Much Fun’ Prepping for Kissmas Livestream
After a difficult year, Kulick was grateful to play live with his bandmate again.
Sharon Osbourne Tests Positive for Coronavirus
Ozzy's wife and manager is recovering after a brief hospital stay.
15 Years Ago: Kiss’ New Lineup Digs Deep on ‘Rock the Nation’
A new lineup freed Kiss to explore their back catalog.
The Day Wolfgang Van Halen Learned His Dad Was Famous: Interview
Eddie Van Halen's son recalls the music they both loved and the ones Dad just didn't get.
Unreleased Van Halen Tracks Include Alternate ‘Hot for Teacher’
Different vocals and an Eddie Van Halen bass and guitar duel reportedly highlight the unreleased '1984' track.
40 Years Ago: Kiss Stares Down a Very Uncertain ‘Tomorrow’
Kiss tried to put on a brave face as internal and external pressures mounted.