KISS are just one of the countess bands featured in the VH1 Classic Series, "Metal Evolution." The episode, "Early US Metal" examines the beginnings of hard rock in the 1970's with new interviews with Peter Criss, Ace Frehley, Bob Ezrin and Casablanca Records co-founder Larry Harris as "Alive!," "Beth" and "I Was Made For Lovin' You" are discussed in detail. Although Kiss has never seen itself as a heavy metal band, the 12 part, one-hour series, hosted by Sam Dunn, take on the entire history of hard rock and heavy metal. The episode "Early US Metal" is now online and available HERE. Kiss will also be one of the subjects on this Saturday night's episode "Shock Rock" airing at 10PM Eastern Time.