Gene Simmons

  • Who are the Jewish celebrities voting for?

    The election season is almost over, thankfully, but before the we all find out who is the next POTUS, we thought it would be interesting to look at the political preferences of some famous Jews. Some of the Jewish celebrities are very outspoken regarding their opinions, some are more quiet and most of them donate a lot of money.
    Check out the list, who knows, maybe it will change how you will vote (I really hope it won’t though):
    Republican Jewish Celebrities:
    Jerry Bruckheimer

    The producer behind “CSI,” “Beverly Hills Cop,” “Top Gun” and more has donated for the Bush, McCain and Romney campaigns More ▸

  • Gene Simmons was offered millions to help reunite ‘Led Zeppelin’

    Here’s the weird news story of the day, “Kiss” famous rocker Gene Simmons told the British “Sun” that he was once handed around £200 million to help the effort of reuniting the legendary rock band “Led Zeppelin.” “In 2009/10 I was given a few hundred million dollars in an account by a large concert promoter and given… More ▸

  • Watch Gene Simmons speaking Hebrew!

    Gene Simmons, or Chaim Weitz, went back to his roots by publishing a video with a personal message to Israeli students at the World ORT-affiliated Shifman High School in Tirat HaCarmel, near Haifa. Simmons was born in Haifa but went to school in Tirat HaCarmel. In the video, Simmons starts with a little Hebrew (which was… More ▸

  • Gene Simmons’ most recent target: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

    It’s that time again. For all of you who were waiting to hear what KISS’ Gene Simmons will rant about this time, you will not be disappointed. After the long-tongued band leader called Rihanna a “fake karaoke” last week, his current beef is with the Rock N’ Roll all of Fame in Cleveland. In a… More ▸

  • Gene Simmons calls Rihanna ‘fake karaoke’

    Things that never change: the sun shines every morning, the Cubs never win a world series, Yom Kippur comes a week after Rosh Hashanna and Gene Simmons of KISS just always has to rant about something. Last year, Simmons bashed President Obama on CNBC for his 1967 borders speech, saying that Obama “has no f****g idea what he… More ▸

  • Tssss…. Weekly Sizzle!

    Each week, 6 Degrees No Bacon, the Jewish celebrity blog, brings you the Weekly Sizzle, the five most interesting Jewish celebrity stories featuring commentary from our devoted correspondents. This week’s stories: 1. KISS version of Angry Birds in the making 2. Oprah in Jewish Wonderland 3. Scarlett Johansson uses fashion to support Obama’s re-election 4. Joan Rivers magic (plastic surgery)… More ▸

  • KISS version of Angry Birds in the making

    Remember when rock bands were non-conformist rebels? Yeah, it was a long time ago. KISS, led by Israeli-born Gene Simmons, has shed its rebellious roots and is looking to get its white-painted faces marked by a new imprint — Angry Birds. Angry Birds is that mobile game everybody seems to be playing on the subway,… More ▸

  • Oh no he di’int! Gene Simmons calls out Madonna as a lip-syncher

    Oh, just KISS and make up, you mid-Eighties rock stars! Gene Simmons went on offense yesterday when TMZ asked him if Madonna was the right choice for the upcoming Superbowl half-time show. “I love all karaoke singers, I love all the girl singers who get up and sing with tapes,” Simmons sarcastically replies. Ultimately, he… More ▸

  • Mark your calendars: Gene Simmons’ wedding is October 1st

    The Israel-born KISS rocker is set to tie the knot with Shannon Tweed early next month at the Beverly Hills Hotel. Simmons, who said in the past that he will never get married, proposed to Tweed in the a special episode of Gene Simmons Family Jewels 5 weeks ago, and TMZ reports that the unusual weddings… More ▸