| Aug 13, 2014
| 8:35 AM
No surprise: Gene Simmons ate up a lot of our interview time singing the praise of his biggest fan. Yep, Gene Simmons.
More surprising, Kiss' tongue-wagging, demon-faced co-founder also had nice or at least not entirely antagonistic things to say about...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 5:59 PM
Kiss' Gene Simmons played offense during a panel about his new AMC show "4th and Loud," mocking his ex-bandmates' struggles with addiction and taking shots at Michael Vick.
Simmons and a more diplomatic Paul Stanley took the stage at the Television...
| May 7, 2014
| 7:11 PM
He has partied with an impressive list of music icons from the 1970s and '80s, but what he is most proud of is getting sober with Kris Kristofferson.
James "Jimmer" Coombs, 75, has been a roadie all his life, seen more than his fair share, and along the...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 10:30 AM
"You got to forgive to live," said former KISS drummer Peter Criss during his band's speech at the 29th Rock And Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony Thursday at Brooklyn's Barclays Center. He didn't quite live up to his own words, though, and took a...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 4:03 AM
The 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ceremony may well go into the books for its "Who'd have thought?" surrealistic moments.
Yusuf, the artist formerly known as Cat Stevens, nailed one at the beginning of his acceptance speech when he quipped: "I never...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 2:00 PM
The sideshow at Dodger Stadium is about to begin as Paul Stanley emerges from his backstage trailer, shirtless and in full kabuki drag: bright red lips, his face painted harlequin white, a black star over his right eye. The singer-guitarist is here to...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 12:01 PM
Few fans have been more vocal about their favorite group’s long absence from the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame than those in the KISS Army, but now that the long-running hard rock outfit is being inducted, members have decided to opt out of...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 3:45 PM
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Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley of the rock band KISS have long cherished living in aggrieved opposition to critics who they have felt failed to respect Kiss' heavy metal oeuvre, and the band's...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 4:23 AM
Here are the Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week: 1. BRIAN WILSON AND JEFF BECK The pairing of guitarist-extraordinaire Jeff Beck and Beach Boys musical-mastermind Brian Wilson might seem incongruous. Jeff Beck, left, and Brian Wilson After all, Beck’...
| May 7, 2013
| 8:49 AM
What's summer without a 1970s-style rock spectacle complete with greasepaint, flash pots and fist-pumping choruses? Kiss wants to make sure you don't find out.
The legendary band -- still led by Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley, but without Ace Frehley...
| Feb 1, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Kiss drummer Peter Criss is writing a memoir, Makeup to Breakup, coming in 2012....
| Aug 28, 2011
| 4:23 AM
It’s no small feat that classic rock band Journey has one of the top-selling iTunes song of all time in “Don’t Stop Believin’ “ — considering the song was released 20 years before the music program debuted. Or that ...