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Interview: 30 years in, Motley Crue still has a wild side
Interview: 30 years in, Motley Crue still has a wild side

When Motley Crue reunited in 2004 following a four-year hiatus — five years for drummer Tommy Lee, who'd gone solo in 1999 — few believed the group would stick together for much longer than one last, valedictory, squeeze-it-for-all-it's-worth tour. Soon enough, the members would be fighting, pulling temper tantrums, wanting to flee to solo projects, and the bad press would push the band into just another "Behind the Music" episode. Or so the conventional wisdom went. But seven years later, the Crue is still together. It has launched a summer festival in the vein of Ozzfest, appropriately called Crue Fest, and it tours regularly. Touring might be the...

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