Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees, one of the best-selling bands of all time


… it’s hard to foresee anything beyond failure on all levels. The music is boring, the visual quite repulsive …

—Nick Kent, NME, 1974

… the music is so damned redundant …

—Chrissie Hynde, reviewing a KISS live show in NME, 1974

… one of the most expendable, vapid formulations of the time-tested excursions into nowhere since Lord Rutherford tried to stick the atom back together again.

—Max Bell, reviewing “Dressed to Kill” in NME, 1975