Mötley Crüe bassist Nikki Sixx had a recent interview with SiriusXM, and he claimed that the band almost being kicked off a Van Halen tour because Vince Neil bit the hand of Eddie Van Halen.
Here is the SiriusXM interview (Transcribed by Alternative Nation):
“We went through this crazy biting phase where we would just fucking bite you.”
“And that only meant that we loved you.”
“Everyone is like, ‘Oww, fuck, what the fuck are you doing, dude?’ “
“Bite the press, we would bite the press!”
“Bite the press? People interviewing you?!”
“Yeah, we would just be doing some weird interview in the middle of a festival an-“
“Tommy is now biting Douglas [Booth].”
“Vince [Neil] once bit Eddie Van Halen’s hand and we almost got thrown off the tour.”
“Oh my God!”
“Yes, well as I said that is not the target.”
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