Kiss is an American rock band formed in New York City in January by Paul Stanley, Gene Simmons, Ace Frehley, and Peter Criss. Gene Simmons is an Israeli-American musician, singer, and songwriter. Also known by his stage persona The Demon, he is the bassist and co-lead. Kiss (often stylized as KIϟϟ) is an American rock band formed in New York City in January by Paul Stanley, Gene Simmons, Ace Frehley, and Peter Criss. And we're not talking about his music. The co-founder of KISS spoke to CNN about how he began painting during the Covid pandemic as a hobby. KISS Online: The Official KISS Website. There is no rocker quite like Gene Simmons. The KISS vocalist-bassist is refreshingly candid, often amusing and perhaps the most. See more photos of Simmons with his paintings below. Gene Simmons Artwork Exhibit - Oct. 21, KISS singer-bassist Gene Simmons poses in. You wanted the truth, you got the truth—the hottest book in the world! Fueled by an explosive mix of makeup, costumes, and attitude, KISS burst onto the. KISS is one of America's greatest rock bands, founded in the s. The year-old Simmons is a renowned entrepreneur, reality star, author. (NEXSTAR) – KISS revealed frontman Gene Simmons has tested positive for COVID, prompting the band to postpone even more of its tour dates.