Mick Rock. the Rise of David Bowie. 1972-1973

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$40.00  $36.80
Publisher
Taschen
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Pages
300
Dimensions
9.1 X 12.6 X 1.4 inches | 4.55 pounds
Language
French
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9783836583244

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About the Author

Barney Hoskyns was born in London in 1959. He is the editorial director of Rock's Backpages, the online library of pop writing and journalism, and a former staff writer at the New Musical Express, contributing editor to Vogue, and U.S. correspondent for MOJO. He is the author of the Tom Waits biography Lowside of the Road (2009) and Trampled Under Foot, the oral history of Led Zeppelin (2012).
Michael Bracewell was born in London in 1958 and has written widely on modern and contemporary art and culture. His more recent publications include Richard Hamilton: Late Works, and Damien Hirst: The Complete Psalm Paintings. He has contributed to The Faber Book of Pop and The Penguin Book of Twentieth-Century Fashion Writing.
Mick Rock was born in London in 1948 and is known as "The Man who shot the seventies." As well as David Bowie, he has photographed Lou Reed, Queen, Iggy Pop, Roxy Music and Blondie. He also produced and directed music videos for the classic Bowie songs: "John, I'm Only Dancing", "The Jean Genie", "Space Oddity" and "Life On Mars?". Rock has had major exhibitions in London, New York, Los Angeles, Tokyo, San Francisco, and Las Vegas.

Reviews

"Mick Rock bore more intimate witness to Bowie the Man than perhaps any other living lensman."--Vogue, London
"Not just for music fans, but serious Bowie fetishists too."--thetimes.co.uk
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