Behind the Meaning of the Band Name: KISS

 Paul Stanley's Inspiration: Coined during a New York drive, inspired by Criss's former band "Lips," solidified by Frehley's lightning bolt logo.

Wicked Lester's Legacy: Born from Simmons and Stanley's departure, recruiting Criss and Frehley, evolving into KISS's iconic lineup.

 Logo Evolution:  Frehley's logo creation, inadvertently non-parallel, accepted as part of the band's rule-breaking ethos.

 Nazi Germany Controversy Reshaping logo for German market, denying intentional resemblance to Nazi insignia, embracing global inclusivity.

 Hidden Acronyms Debunked Refuting rumors of sinister meanings, affirming KISS's enduring impact transcending conspiracy theories.