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40 Years Ago: ‘Shandi’ Makes Kiss Sudden Australian Superstars
The June 1980 kicked off a sensation known as "Kissteria," even as the group's commercial standing sank in the United States.
Top 10 Bob Kulick Kiss Songs
Despite never being an official member of Kiss, Bob Kulick played an important role in the band's history.
Guitarist Bob Kulick Reportedly Dead at 70
His long career included recording and touring stints with Kiss, Meat Loaf and Lou Reed.
30 Years Ago: Motley Crue Keep Rolling With ‘Don’t Go Away Mad (Just Go Away)’
Band's fourth 'Dr. Feelgood' single came out nine months after album's release.
David Coverdale Questions ‘Arrogance’ of Ignoring COVID-19 Rules
Whitesnake leader is baffled by people who think "they're immune to worst biblical challenge we’ve had for millennia."
The Best Song From Every Sammy Hagar Album, Solo or With a Band
On his own or in a group, the Red Rocker proves there's more than one way to rock.
Three New Journey Members Announced by Neal Schon
The band's expanded lineup now includes replacements for long-time members Ross Valory and Steve Smith.
Every David Lee Roth-Era Van Halen Song Sammy Hagar Sang: 1986-04
Watch Van Halen's second singer tackle songs from the group's original lineup.
Joan Jett ‘Not Comfortable’ in Stadiums During COVID-19 Pandemic
Rocker says she doesn't want to put "the band or my crew in that position."
How Nazi Comparisons Forced Kiss to Change Their Logo in Germany
There's a good reason the band uses something different in that country.