Ace Frehley on Nazi Uniforms, His Alien Ancestors, and Getting Crabs From Gene Simmons

By |2019-05-10T12:21:29-07:00November 2nd, 2011|MTV Hive|

It’s not usually a good idea to judge a book by its cover, but it’s hard not to with Ace Frehley’s new memoir, No Regrets (Simon & Schuster). The cover image features the former KISS guitarist slumped in the back seat of a car, his hair greasy and his eyes bloodshot, giving an unconvincing thumbs [...]

Anthrax’s Scott Ian Will Never Write a Sappy Zombie Song

By |2019-05-10T12:21:30-07:00October 10th, 2011|MTV Hive|

Of the “Big Four” of ’80s thrash metal — Anthrax, Megadeth, Slayer and Metallica — it’s often been said that Anthrax are the funny ones. Which is an odd compliment. It’s kind of like singling out the funniest Ice Road Trucker.  It’s not really a profession where humor is an asset. […]

Stephen Malkmus Just Can’t Get Laid By The College Girls Like He Used To

By |2019-05-10T12:21:30-07:00August 23rd, 2011|MTV Hive|

If you’re a fan of Stephen Malkmus and his copious bands — Pavement, Silver Jews, the Jinks, et al — you’re likely already aware that his new album, Mirror Traffic, is dropping today. But as much as I’d like this to be huge news, the vast majority of the music-loving world is not waiting with [...]

Moby Won’t Eat a Hamburger, No Matter How Many Records It Sells

By |2019-05-10T12:21:32-07:00May 16th, 2011|MTV Hive|

If Moby had the bravado of LL Cool J, he might’ve opened his newest album, Destroyed — which gets released on Tuesday, May 17th— with a lyric like “Don’t call it a comeback / I’ve been here for years!” But that’s never been Moby’s style, even if the sentiment is kind of accurate. It’s quite [...]

Fucked Up’s Damian Abraham on Broadway, Back Waxing and Trashing MTV Bathrooms

By |2019-05-10T12:21:32-07:00June 7th, 2011|MTV Hive|

I was definitely not one of those people anxiously awaiting the release of David Comes to Life, the latest by Canadian hardcore sextet Fucked Up. I will say this much, I love the band’s name. […]

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