Like many men currently in their mid-to-late forties, Anthrax co-founder/rhythm guitarist Scott Ian was a huge, practically obsessive Kiss fan growing up.
Photo by Clay Patrick McBride/Da Capo Press He's the man who was caught in a mosh: Scott Ian today
"My Kiss window was about '75-'78, when I was 11 to 14 years old," Ian says. "The older kids all hated Kiss because they thought it was only about the costumes and makeup and effects. But I heard and loved 'Rock and Roll All Nite' before I ever saw the band!
"And as someone who was into rock and horror movies and comic books, now I had all that wrapped up into one package," he continues. "And I loved the music."
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