By David Downs
As the preeminent VH1 show Behind the Music has shown us, the story of Poison is the perfect cautionary tale. They got everything they wanted out of life – sex, drugs, and rock and roll, not to mention a smash hit band that embodied the time. The unfortunate thing for Poison, however, was that times change.
Formed in the seething, sinful cauldron of Los Angeles in 1984, Poison’s debut studio album Look What the Cat Dragged In (1986 Enigma) sold two million in its first year thanks to the track “Talk Dirty to Me.” Their... Read More