Kiss Related demo recording
Paul Stanley / KISS demo
Crazy Nights demo's

Original Recording: 1987
Produced by: ???

01 My Way (4:00) Stanley / Child / Turgon
02 My Way (vocal track) (2:28) Stanley / Child /  Turgon
03 Reason To Live (3:55) Stanley / Child
04 Bang Bang You (3:25) Stanley / Child
05 Crazy Crazy Nights (0:00) Stanley / Child
06 Sword and Stone (4:26) Stanley / Child / Kulick
07 Hide Your Heart (4:27) Stanley / Child / Knight


Track 01 : this demo version lacks lead guitar, which indicates that these tracks were recorded by Paul Stanley with a drum machine.

Track 03 - 04 : both demo versions also lacks lead guitar.

Track 05 : Demoed by Paul Stanley, Eric Carr and Adam Mitcell for the "Crazy Nights" recording sessions at Electric Lady Studios.

Track 06 : "Sword and Stone" : written by Desmond Child, Paul Stanley and Bruce Kulick.
Demoed by KISS for the "Crazy Nights" recording sessions at Electric Lady Studios.
The song would be offered to LOVERBOY to record, Paul Dean would cover it on his 1988
"Hardcore" album. German band BONFIRE would cover the song for the KISS involved
1989 "Shocker" soundtrack album. 

Track 07 : "Hide Your Heart" : written by Paul Stanley, Desmond Child and Holly Knight.
Demoed by KISS for the "Crazy Nights" album but rejected by the band at the time.
The first official album version of the song appeared on Bonnie Tyler's "Hide Your Heart" album, which is produced by Desmond Child, and released in 1988 (CBS/Columbia Records).

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Recording Faq / History 

" Sword and Stone "

also recorded by :

PAUL DEAN (1988)
PAUL DEAN - Hardcore

BONFIRE (1989)
SHOCKER soundtrack

Audio Samples 

My Way
Reason To Live
Bang Bang You
Hide Your Heart
Sword And Stone


Paul Stanley (official)

Desmond Child (official)

Holly Knight (official)

Bruce Turgon (official)

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