Thursday, Aug 18, 2011 at 8:02 AM
By Lina Lecaro

Born on the Sunset Strip in 1981, Mötley Crüe and their debauched rock, flamboyant style and tempestuous off-stage antics have been with us for three decades now. Their near-death experiences, TV-show stints and famous women made them poster…


Gene: “The Tom Snyder show experience was horrific. Ace was bombed… I was trying desperately to keep it together.”
Peter: “We took over the show. Ace was drinking champagne, he was shit-faced… I thought it was terrific, I was Ace’s biggest fan that night.”
Ace: “I was totally nervous… On the way down I drank a half a bottle of Stolie… It was just one of those spontaneous things that worked out. I have no idea where I came up with those jokes…”