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Watch Paul Stanley Answer Children’s Questions About Eric Carr
"I miss him today. I was just talking about him yesterday."
King Diamond and Uncle Acid Haunt Cleveland: Photos, Set Lists
Keeping the Halloween spirit alive.
How Skid Row Fought ‘Tooth and Nail’ Before Recording ‘I Remember You’
They almost didn't record the song that made them too popular to take out their own trash.
No Paul Stanley, No Sharks: Watch Kiss Play on a Fishing Boat
Band's five-song set in Australia was performed for handful of fans.
Vinnie Vincent Offers $250 ‘Speedball Jamm’ CD Re-Release
The package also includes an autographed photo and a guitar pick.
Motley Crue Respond to Reunion Petition: ‘This Is Interesting…’
The band's Twitter account comments on recent reunion rumors.
How the ‘Unholy’ Video Brought Kiss Into the ’90s: Book Excerpt
"I remember kind of creeping up, and I heard Gene or Paul saying, ‘Well ... maybe the kid’s right. Maybe we should listen.’"
How the Black Crowes’ Robinson Brothers Ended Their Family Feud
"I said some horrible things. I was in a negative place, but you know what, I've apologized..."
Kiss Kruise IX Photos: Rock ‘n’ Roll, Pajamas and Belly Flops
Bruce Kulick and the Darkness help the band lead a five-day party on the high seas.
40 Years Ago: How a Drunk Ace Frehley Torpedoed Kiss’ ‘Tom Snyder’ Appearance
The personality conflicts that were privately tearing the band apart were made public on live national television.
Rock’s Biggest Songs Become Terrifying Halloween Movie Posters
We changed one word in the titles of these popular rock songs - and opened the door to a world of terror.
Tool Fan Unknowingly Asks Eddie Van Halen to Take His Picture
A music fan asked Eddie Van Halen to take a picture of him in front of Tool's stage - apparently without recognizing the guitar god.