Face the Music: A Life Exposed

Face the Music: A Life Exposed

Paul Stanley


NEW YORK TIMES and foreign BESTSELLER

In Face the Music, Paul Stanley—the co-founder and well-known “Starchild” frontman of KISS—reveals for the 1st time the tremendous highs and both terrific lows in his lifestyles either in and out the band. Face the tune is the surprising, humorous, shrewdpermanent, inspirational tale of 1 of rock’s such a lot enduring icons and the gang he helped create, outline, and immortalize.

Stanley mixes compelling own revelations and gripping, gritty conflict tales that may shock even the main steadfast member of the KISS military. he's taking us again to his early life within the Fifties and ’60s, a nerve-racking time made extra painful because of a actual deformity. Born with a situation referred to as microtia, he grew up in part deaf, with just one ear. yet this instilled in him an internal force to achieve the main not going of targets: music.

With never-before-seen photographs and photographs all through, Stanley’s memoir is a completely learned and unflinching portrait of a rock celebrity, a chronicle of the tales at the back of the recognized anthems, the various brawls and betrayals, and the entire drama and pyrotechnics off and on the level. uncooked and confessional, Stanley deals candid insights into his own relationships, and the turbulent dynamics along with his bandmates over the last 4 a long time. And not anyone comes out unscathed—including Stanley himself.

People say i used to be courageous to put in writing this type of revealing publication, yet I wrote it simply because i wished to in my opinion contemplate my very own lifestyles. i do know all people will see themselves someplace during this ebook, and the place my tale may take them is why I’m sharing it.” —Paul Stanley

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