Live for metal, die for it

I hope the guy who came up with the phrase ‘sex, drugs and rock ‘n’ roll’ rots in hell, I’d like to change it so it makes more sense: ‘sex death and rock ‘n’ roll’

Gene Simmons of Kiss - 1996

My son Jack just got out of rehab, he’s 17 years old and he got hooked on Oxycontin and I’m just a little pissed off that he never gave me a few.

Ozzy Osbourne - 2003

Society has traditionally always tried to find scapegoats for its problems. Well here I am.

Marilyn Manson - 1996

I wasn’t that wild about that. I told them basically if they were really going to want to bring back heavy metal to a program on MTV, then they are really going to have to get in touch with what real heavy metal is.

Phil Anselmo, Pantera