By turns rousing, hilarious and non-sensical and always entertaining , Stanley knows exactly how to keep the concert energy high even when the band is between songs. In honor of our new cover story online in full here now! Then, naturally, he asks, "Guys?
Paul Stanley is a fine singer and guitarist, but every true Kiss fan knows this legendary frontman's true value lies in his distinct ability to speak to the crowd between songs — which is why we can't believe it's taken this long for someone to give Stanley's one-of-a-kind stage banter the dance remix it's always deserved. This long-overdue honor has been bestowed by Snaked, the project that unites "soft shred" guitarist and video game composer Hugh Myrone with New Jersey-based DJ and producer Depressed Teenager, and the track is titled — fittingly enough — "Paul Stanley. Stanley himself apparently agrees:. It's anyone's guess where Snaked could possibly go from here — it's hard to top perfection, after all — but in the meantime, you can play "Paul Stanley" on an endless loop below, and check out more music from both members of the group at their respective online hangouts. You can also listen to more of Myrone's "soft shred" cuts and more of Depressed Teenager's work.
OK, if you haven't heard this before, we've just discovered what's been missing from your life for the last four years. It's a rock solid 45 minutes of Paul Stanley shrieking between-song banter. Besides the obvious "Who's ready to rock? Who wants to get drunk? Who wants to get high? Who is hot in here? Who is hot out there? Who is having a good time? Who is ready to have a good time?
That's because the EDM outfit Snaked has taken some of Stanley's more well-known stage banter and turned it into a dance track guaranteed to get those listening pumped. Stanley is known as one of the best in the rock industry when it comes to stage banter and he's a master at playing to the crowd. In the track dubbed "Paul Stanley," you'll hear the singer shouting out such tried and tested gems as "You people are dynamite," "I can't hear ya, I can't hear ya," "You feelin' good," and ironically ending with "We are just getting started. And yes, Stanley is aware of the track. He tweeted it out to fans via social media stating that he started his day by learning about the song and asking his followers what they thought. Check out the tweet below. While this track snagging Stanley's banter may generate a few smiles and get your body moving and toes a tapping, there's no substitute for the real deal.