Category Archives: books

A tribe called Music-Fan

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“The Disciples” is a photography collection (and a book) by the British photographer James Mollison who went to concerts to photograph the waiting fan crowd before the venue. His photo’s speak of identity, commonalities, idols, role models and fun. In … Continue reading

Are you gonna go my way?

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“In 1981, photographer Sophie Bramly moved from France to New York and for two years documented the Big Apple’s burgeoning hip-hop scene, taking pictures of graffiti artists, breakdancers and rappers such as the Beastie Boys and Run-DMC. Previously a fashion … Continue reading

NY Punks

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Theres a nice package about the time Punk in New York was still young and innocent 🙂 published by label Ork records including 4 Lps, a book full of photography work by David Godlis and 45s. Get it here. See all of the … Continue reading

For the Record

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It’s time for another awesome music book you should have on your shelves and not just coffee tables: Gestalten’s “For the Record”. Issued already in 2013 it is still a piece of music anthology made in collaboration with the RedBull … Continue reading

Cover-sions

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We have seen all kinds of artful mixes of albums, music, vinyl, covers, posters made by numerous artists. Here is the next one featuring classic album art reconstructed in the retro Penguin-Book-Cover-Art look. Huw Gwilliam of LittlePixel made those. So … Continue reading

Crowdfunding tribute

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Another great opportunity to preserve the legend and spirit of what record stores meant to most of us. Here is the crowdfunding project by the German photographer Bernd Jokmanns, a homage to the record store. I nice thing one could … Continue reading

CBGBs Punk

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The wild child David Godlis roamed the 70s and took pictures of bands and musicians at the legendary CBGBs using the long exposure in available light refusing to use flash which was very popular among the photographers at the time. … Continue reading

Swiss Hot Chocolate

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We are talking about the book on Punk & Wave in Switzerland 76-80s! “Hot Love” is a piece of wild Swiss musical heritage and culture, artistically edited and designed with the chronically delivered historical musical moments. Hot Love is the result … Continue reading