Lynn Goldsmith is an American recording artist, a film director, and a celebrity portrait photographer. Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley are two members of the band KISS.
"Get ready to rock and roll all night and party every day--again! In KISS: 1977-1980 (Rizzoli), renowned rock 'n' roll photojournalist Lynn Goldsmith presents the definite chronicle of the band in its fire-breathing, blood-spitting, kabuki-makeup, goth-stumed glory, with photos of Paul Stanley, Gene Simmons, Peter Criss and Ace Frehley on stage and off, in all their strut and splendor." --Parade Magazine "Celebrated and veteran photographer Lynn Goldsmith, in conjunction with top shelf (no pun intended) book publisher Rizzoli, has compiled and released an excellent presentation of the band KISS during their height of popularity, that being 1977 through 1980." --Maximum Ink "No Kiss fan should be without this gigundo collection of photos compiled by renowned rock photographer Goldsmith" --Midlife Mixtape