PAUL STANLEY’s New Book Sells 11,000 Copies In First Week
KISS singer Paul Stanley took to his Twitter account to let his fans / followers know that his second book, “Backstage Pass” (released April 30, ’19), sold more than 11,000 copies in its first week of release.
Stanley tweeted: “TEN THOUSAND hardcovers, over FIVE HUNDRED ebooks and SEVEN HUNDRED audiobooks of BACKSTAGE PASS sold the first week. THANK YOU and if you don’t already have it, pick it up. I wrote it for you.”
Here’s the official “Backstage Pass” book overview: “The New York Times bestselling author and legendary frontman and rhythm guitarist of KISS offers grants fans an all-access backstage pass to his personal life, and shows them how to pursue a royal rock ‘n’ roll lifestyle of their own, offering hard-won advice and rules to live by from a rock ‘n’ roll legend.
“In this follow-up to his popular bestseller ‘Face The Music’, the Starchild takes us deeper into his personal life and his home today, life on and off the stage, revealing what he eats, drinks, and does with his friends and family, [what] he’s learned from a lifetime at the frontman of the iconic band KISS, and how he brings his unique sensibility not only to his superstar music career but to every area of his life — from the business to parenting to health and happiness. kitchen and the bar to the gym and the office.
“Showcasing his unique lifestyle, ‘Backstage Pass’ is a rare look at the man beneath the modern rock god persona. Paul shares fascinating details about his life — his fitness routine, philosophy, business principles, how he finds inspiration, passion, and joy after nearly 50 years filling arenas and selling out shows, and even his favorite meals, and includes recipes from friends such as Anthony Bourdain, Rocco DiSpirito, Mario Batali, and other star chefs.
“‘Backstage Pass’ divulges more true stories of the rock legend’s relationships, hardships, and wild nights, contains intimate four-color, never-before-seen photos from Paul’s personal collection, and offers surprising lessons on the discipline and hard work that have made him one of the healthiest and most successful rock ‘n’ roll frontmen in history — and a model superstar for the modern age.
“This is the book for fans who love living large, but also want to kick ass at everyday life. From doing shots at the bar to enjoying a glass of red on the patio, Paul shows you how you can rock ‘n’ roll all night and party every day — without missing a beat or looking like you do.”
What’s your favourite rock book? Check out “Life” by Keith Richards, “Red” by Sammy Hagar, and of course “The Dirt” Motley Crue. All amazing reads!