Author Archives: Devereaux Diary

Drumsticks!

Happy Thanksgiving!! The Kousins talk about the beaters of the skins in KISS, the drummers. We talk about Peter, the passing of Eric Carr, Eric Singer, and the “stick-slingers” that worked behind the scenes. You can’t beat that! Call the TLDNetwork hotline and leave a message for the Kousins at 336-422-NUMB (6862). This podcast was

Animalize

The Kousins talk about the twelfth KISS studio album, “Animalize.” It was produced by Paul Stanley and featured the only appearance of Mark St. John on a KISS record. THE hit was “Heavens on Fire.” When you listen to this album do you “Get All You Can Take,” or is it “Murder in High Heels”

Destroyer

The Kousins talk about the fourth KISS studio album, Destroyer. Probably the seminal KISS record. While Alive! broke them out, Destroyer was a make or break moment, and isn’t strange how fortune turned on chance? What are we talking about? You’ll have to listen to find out. We go song-by-song and discuss stories about the

Alive III

The Kousins talk about the third “live” album, KISS Alive III. We talk about the songs, especially the ones that were NOT on the first two “Alive” albums, what we think is missing, stories about the period, and more. We also give Eugene B. Sims from Wheeler’s Dog Podcast a lil love! Call the TLDNetwork

KISStober

The Kousins talk about sixteen albums, six singles, “KISS Meets the Phantom of the Park” and other film and television appearances, home videos, the Gene Simmons-Shannon Tweed wedding anniversary, and a whole lot more that happened in October. A call from Roadie Ray and a record giveaway. What was your favorite KISStober moment or item?

Dressed to Kill

The Kousins talk about the third studio albums from KISS, “Dressed to Kill.” Kousin Tim ranks it pretty low on his overall KISS list, the Kousins debate it. A call from Roadie Ray. The Kousins discuss the album track by track, the state of the band at the time, the sound quality, what they like,

Sonic Boom & Monster

The Kousins talk about the nineteenth and twentieth studio albums from KISS, “Sonic Boom” and “Monster.” And it’s another long one. We talk about the songs, where they fall in our lists, how we feel, break down the instruments and geek out a little. We also pay tribute to a Rock God that we lost

Love Gun

The Kousins talk about the sixth studio album from KISS, “Love Gun.” And it’s a long one. We talk about the songs, where they fall in our lists, how we feel, break down the instruments, and geek out a little. We’re just “Hooligans” and some will say we’re “Almost Human.” Call the TLDNetwork hotline and

KISStember

The Kousins talk about the 10 KISS albums, two post-KISS albums, five singles, Symphony DVD, three television and film appearances, and true unmasking of the band that happened in September, or as we call it KISStember. Of those things, what was your favorite? Also, the Kousins are giving away a copy of “Alive!” on vinyl.

Hot In The Shade

In this episode, The Kousins talk about KISS’s fifteenth album, “Hot In The Shade.” They had been out a week for vacation but are back and talking about what some may call a great album, some may call a throwaway, some may just say ‘meh.’ “HITS” has the first original lead vocal from Eric Carr,