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Gene Simmons Calls Prince’s Death ‘Pathetic’ in Interview Nobody Wanted

Though the cause of Prince's untimely death has yet to be confirmed by officials investigating the case, KISS frontman Gene Simmons has offered his unwanted two…
Brennan Carley / May 10, 2016

Gene Simmons Hits Back at Ice Cube’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Comments

Update: Ice Cube came back at Gene Simmons on Twitter yesterday. "Who stole the soul?" the N.W.A rapper wrote. "Chuck Berry, Little Richard and Chubby Checkers…
Rachel Brodsky / April 11, 2016

Watch Gene Simmons and Dr. Phil Pair Up for a Rock Star Intervention

Let's set the scene: You're a 43-year-old man named Kris who's spent his life attempting (and not succeeding, mind you) to be a rock star. Your…
Brennan Carley / February 6, 2016

Police Raided Gene Simmons’ House for Child Porn

TMZ is reporting that police raided Gene Simmons' house to search for evidence of child porn, though the site was quick to note that neither…
Brennan Carley / August 21, 2015

Facing KISS Boycott, Gene Simmons Apologizes for Telling Depressed People to Die Already

After Nikki Sixx and most sentient beings aware of the controversy slammed Gene Simmons for disparaging comments he made about depression and suicide, the loud-mouthed…
Brennan Carley / August 15, 2014

Black Lips Accuse Gene Simmons of Misogyny, Demand KISS Army Surrender

Gene Simmons stopped by HuffPost Live for a video interview yesterday, where he got an unexpected call from Black Lips, who accused the KISS singer of…
Brennan Carley / August 12, 2014

After 38 Years, ‘Ramones’ Finally Certified Gold

It only took six years for the Ramones' greatest hits album, 1988's Ramones Mania, to be certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America. By…
Harley Brown / June 11, 2014

Peter Criss Stabbed a Guy, Gene Simmons Stinks: Filthy Riffs From KISS Drummer’s Tell-All

You wanted the best, you got — well, we don’t know if Makeup to Breakup: My Life In and Out of KISS (Scribner), drummer Peter Criss'
David Marchese / November 7, 2012

16 Rock Myths Debunked!

Radiohead are the most important band in the world! Nirvana killed off hair metal! Lady Gaga's music sucks! Many hold these truths to be self-evident.
SPIN Staff / November 18, 2009