Shalom Life | April 01, 2015

KISS Bring “Monster” to Britain

Gene Simmons and the boys release a limited edition tome to the band's 40-year history.

By: Sarah Bauder

Published: July 4th, 2012 in Culture » Music » News

KISS Bring “Monster” to Britain
Gene Simmons and his KISS comrades have always been about spectacle – doing everything “big”. That said it’s no surprise then that the lads have unleashed KISS Monster, onto the United Kingdom. True to form, the limited edition retrospective is three feet tall, and two and a half feet wide (yes, that’s correct), and retails for a paltry ₤2,742 ($4,299 US).

“It’s not a cheap book because it is hand bound, hand put together. It’s the Rolls-Royce of books,” Simmons said.

“A band that is bigger than life deserves a book that’s bigger than life. You could call it a coffee table book, but if you put legs on it, it is a coffee table,” opined Paul Stanley.

Chock-full of a plethora of unseen photographs through the band’s epic 40-year history, only 1000 copies of KISS Monster will be sold. Each hand-bound book is signed by the band, and individually numbered.

If you’re a die-hard KISS fan with cash to burn, visit www.kissmonsterbook.com/ to get your hot, little hands on this tome to the boys from The Big Apple.
Shia LaBeouf Converting to Islam Shia LaBeouf Converting to Islam TrendingHere's Every Jew and Israel Joke Trevor Noah Has Made on Social Media Here's Every Jew and Israel Joke Trevor Noah Has Made on Social Media TrendingBuzzFeed's "11 Things Jewish Friends Just Get" Is Actually Pretty Jokes [VIDEO] BuzzFeed's "11 Things Jewish Friends Just Get" Is Actually Pretty Jokes [VIDEO] Trending
 

Indian Community Holds Massive 'Model Seder' for Passover

April 01, 2015 | By Shalom Life Staff
Indian Community Holds Massive 'Model Seder' for Passover

More than 550 members of the Bnei Menashe community in Manipur gather for pre-Passover dinner

Read More

Yom Hashoah 2015 Commemoration Features a New, Compelling Twist

April 01, 2015 | By Dan Horowitz
Yom Hashoah 2015 Commemoration Features a New, Compelling Twist

"70 years since the end of World War II: The Anguish of Liberation and Rebuilding of Lives," takes place on April 19th at BAYT Synagogue in Thornhill

Read More

Shia LaBeouf Converting to Islam

April 01, 2015 | By Sy Berg
Shia LaBeouf Converting to Islam

The former Jew (and now former Christian) and his fiance Mia Goth are both joining the Muslim faith in anticipation of their wedding

Read More

New Evidence Reveals Anne Frank Didn't Die When We Thought She Did

March 31, 2015 | By Caitlin Marceau
New Evidence Reveals Anne Frank Didn't Die When We Thought She Did

Despite the world remembering the Frank sisters on March 31st, new evidence suggests that the girls passed away in February, and not two weeks before the liberation of their Bergen-Belsen concentration camp

Read More

Martha Stewart Killed It At Justin Bieber’s Roast

March 31, 2015 | By Caitlin Marceau
Martha Stewart Killed It At Justin Bieber’s Roast

The 73 year-old lifestyle mogul blew audiences away at the roast of Justin Bieber when she dominated the event with her quick wit and sharp tongue

Read More

JDC Offers Relief to Ukraine's Jews this Passover

March 31, 2015 | By Jeffrey F. Barken, JNS.org
JDC Offers Relief to Ukraine's Jews this Passover

The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee will deliver nearly 48,000 free packages of matzah to Ukrainian Jews in need

Read More

Study: Israeli Women Believe Being A Female Breadwinner is "Unfeminine"

March 31, 2015 | By Caitlin Marceau
Study: Israeli Women Believe Being A Female Breadwinner is "Unfeminine"

In a recent study at the University of Haifa, women admitted to working unpaid hours, and performing unpaid tasks, believing that asking for equal pay is seen to be as unfeminine

Read More

Wonderful Initiative Helps Over 100 Orphaned Boys Celebrate Bar Mitzvah Together

March 31, 2015 | By Caitlin Marceau
Wonderful Initiative Helps Over 100 Orphaned Boys Celebrate Bar Mitzvah Together

Colel Chabad organization holds event at Western Wall and International Convention Center in Jerusalem

Read More

More Headlines