The Less Desirables Network

Happy Birthday Demon

Kousin Marvin was out this week and it was his topic. The remaining Kousins talked about it being Gene Simmons’ birthday and each paid homage to the Demon through three rounds of KISS songs that were written, performed, or featured Gene. It was a fun experience and exercise. What songs would you pick for the Happy Birthday Demon

Rip It Out

The Kousins and Roadie Ray each pick a KISS album. All four Kousins pick one song each to “Rip It Out” in two categories: a) a song from that album that without it would make it worse and b) a song from that album that without it would make it better. It’s a varied collection Rip It Out

Detroit Rock City

The Kousins and Roadie Ray review the film Detroit Rock City (1999) starring Edward Furlong, Giuseppe Andrews, Sam Huntington, James DeBello, KISS, and other various actors. Was it great? Absolutely not. Did it suck? That’s the debate. Roadie Ray and Kousin Gary go off on a certain podcast host. All four give their “now listening.” Detroit Rock City

Asylum Album Throwdown: Creatures of the Night vs. Animalize

The Kousins and Roadie Ray hold the first Asylum Album Throwdown. Kousin Tim assigned the Kousins to take two post-Ace Frehley, nine-song, two-plus different guitarist albums, Creatures of the Night from 1982 and Animalize from 1984, and pit them against each other. The Kousins went track-by-track; #1 vs #1, #2 vs #2, etc. It was Asylum Album Throwdown: Creatures of the Night vs. Animalize