Nothin' to Lose

Nothin' to Lose

The Making of KISS (1972-1975)

eBook - 2013
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Nothin' to Lose: the Making of KISS (1972-1975) chronicles for the first time the crucial formative years of the legendary rock band KISS, culminating with the groundbreaking success of their classic 1975 album Alive! and the smash single "Rock and Roll All Nite," a song that nearly four decades later remains one of the band's most enduring anthems. Drawing on more than 200 interviews, the book offers a captivating and intimate fly-on-the-wall account of their launch, charting the struggles and ultimate victories that led them to the threshold of superstardom. Constructed as an oral history, the book includes original interviews with Paul, Gene, Ace, and Peter, as well as producers, engineers, management, record company personnel, roadies, club owners, booking agents, concert promoters, costume, stage and art designers, rock photographers, publicists, and key music journalists. Many of KISS's musical contemporaries from the time, most of whom shared...
Publisher: 2013
ISBN: 9780062131744
Branch Call Number: E-Book
Characteristics: data file
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Jun 26, 2015

Great book.

Dec 03, 2013

Awesome book for hardcore KISS fans. Even I learned some things. Lots of interviews from obscure people from KISS' early days. People like the guy who started the KISS Army, the two kids on back of KISS Alive, bands they toured with early on, and things like that. Lots of great pictures too.


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