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FORTHCOMING TITLES & RECENT RELEASES

Bill Owens: Altamont 1969
Edited with text by Claudia Zanfi. Text by Sasha Frere-Jones, Bill Owens.

The turbulent, iconic festival captured in previously unpublished images
Bill Owens: Altamont 1969 presents a new and previously unpublished series of photographs of the Rolling Stones’ infamous concert at the Altamont Speedway in California.
The >>more

Damiani
ISBN 9788862086233
US $40.00 CAN $55.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 96 pgs / 48 color / 11 b&w.
Pub Date: 05/21/2019 Awaiting stock


Festac ´77: 2nd World Black and African Festival of Arts and Culture
Text by Alioune Diop, Barkley Hendricks, Audre Lorde, Dominique Malaquais, Marilyn Nance, Ugochukwu-Smooth Nzewi, J.D. Okhai Ojeikere, Elvira Dyangani Ose, Betye Saar, Wole Soyinka.

Early in 1977, thousands of artists, writers, musicians, activists and scholars from Africa and the Black diaspora assembled in Lagos for FESTAC ’77, the 2nd World Black and African Festival of Arts and Culture. The >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783960984498
US $49.95 CAN $69.95 FLAT40
Pbk, 9.5 x 12.5 in. / 352 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 06/18/2019 Awaiting stock


Gavin Watson: Oh What Fun We Had!
Text by Andrea Rosso.

Taking its name from the Madness song of the same name, British photographer Gavin Watson’s (born 1965) Oh What Fun We Had! disrupts the popular notion of skinheads and council-estate residents as problematic figures, while >>more

Damiani
ISBN 9788862086349
US $40.00 CAN $55.00 TRADE
Hbk, 12 x 9.5 in. / 176 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 05/21/2019 Awaiting stock


Kai Schäfer: Worldrecords
Foreword by Peter Hook. Interview by Michael Bracewell.

WORLDRECORDS compiles highlights from the eponymous photo series by German artist Kai Schäfer (born 1971) of the great albums of music history, photographed on classic turntables. Albums featured include David Bowie’s The Rise and Fall >>more

Heni Publishing
ISBN 9781912122134
US $35.00 CAN $49.95 TRADE
Hbk, 11.75 x 11.75 in. / 108 pgs / 45 color.
Pub Date: 07/24/2018 In stock


Led Zeppelin by Led Zeppelin

Page, Plant and Jones have collaborated with Reel Art Press to publish the first illustrated book celebrating 50 years since Led Zeppelin formed

Led Zeppelin by Led Zeppelin is the first and only official illustrated book >>more

Reel Art Press
ISBN 9781909526501
US $69.95 CAN $92.50 TRADE
Clth, 9.75 x 12 in. / 400 pgs / 150 color / 160 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/09/2018 In stock


Michael Jackson: On the Wall
Edited with text by Nicholas Cullinan. Text by Margo Jefferson, Zadie Smith.

Icon as muse: Michael Jackson in art, from Warhol to KAWS

Since Andy Warhol first used his image in 1982, Michael Jackson has become the most depicted cultural figure in contemporary art. But while his impact >>more

National Portrait Gallery
ISBN 9781855147119
US $49.95 CAN $67.50 TRADE
Hbk, 10.75 x 11 in. / 252 pgs / 120 color.
Pub Date: 08/28/2018 In stock


Ruby Ray: Kalifornia Kool
Introduction by Carl Abrahamsson.

Punk and industrial culture in late '70s and early '80s San Francisco
Spanning music, art and literature, the industrial and punk scenes of San Francisco in the late 1970s and early 1980s were diverse but >>more

Trapart Books
ISBN 9789198451238
US $39.95 CAN $55.00 TRADE
Hbk, 8.25 x 8.25 in. / 200 pgs / 12 color / 160 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/19/2019 In stock


Woodstock: 3 Days of Peace & Music
By Michael Lang.

The official 50th-anniversary book on the festival that epitomizes the '60s
This is the official 50th-anniversary celebration of Woodstock, by the festival's creator and founder, Michael Lang. A large illustrated edition, it includes hundreds of >>more

Reel Art Press
ISBN 9781909526624
US $59.95 CAN $75.00 TRADE
Hbk, 10 x 12 in. / 288 pgs / 150 color / 150 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/23/2019 Awaiting stock


                                               

VISUAL BOOK INDEX | ACTIVE BACKLIST

Art & Vinyl
Edited by Jeffrey Fraenkel, Antoine de Beaupré.

Art for music: the album cover as medium

Art & Vinyl is an exhilarating new look into the history of the vinyl record as a medium for modern and contemporary visual art. This beautifully designed and >>more

Fraenkel Gallery/Editions Antoine de Beaupré
ISBN 9782912794291
US $75.00 CAN $99.00 TRADE
Hbk, 12.5 x 12.5 in. / 450 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 04/24/2018 In stock


Astrid Kirchherr with the Beatles
Introduction by Vladislav Ginzburg. Text by Maurizio Guidoni.

Rare portraits of the Fab Four on the cusp of world fame

Astrid Kirchherr, an immensely talented art and fashion student in postwar Hamburg, was poised for a meteoric rise to success in the 1960s art >>more

Damiani
ISBN 9788862085748
US $30.00 CAN $40.00 TRADE
Hbk, 8.25 x 10.25 in. / 96 pgs / 70 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock


Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band 1975: Photographs by Barbara Pyle
Photographs by Barbara Pyle. Contributions by Eric Meola, Peter Doggett, Dave Brolan. Barbara Pyle’s intimate behind the scenes photographs from 1975 and the recording, rehearsing and touring of Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band's Born to Run have been eagerly awaited for 40 years and are >>more

Reel Art Press
ISBN 9781909526341
US $60.00 CAN $79.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 12 in. / 228 pgs / 20 color / 160 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/06/2015 In stock


Disco: The Bill Bernstein Photographs
Foreword by James Hillard. Text by Bill Bernstein, Nona Hendryx. The deluxe edition of Disco: The Bill Bernstein Photographs is limited to 100 signed and numbered copies. This collector’s item includes a signed photograph exclusive to this edition and is presented in a bespoke slipcase.
Containing >>more

Reel Art Press
ISBN 9781909526235
US $950.00 CAN $1260.00 SDNR20
Hbk, 9.5 x 12 in. / 176 pgs / 150 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/22/2016 In stock


Jim Marshall: Jazz Festival
Edited by Amelia Davis, Tony Nourmand. Introduction by Nat Hentoff. Foreword by President Bill Clinton. Designed by Graham Marsh.

From Thelonius Monk to John Coltrane, Miles Davis to Nina Simone, Jim Marshall's defining photographs of the 1960s jazz scene

Jim Marshall is known as the defining father of music photography and his intimate photographs of >>more

Reel Art Press
ISBN 9781909526327
US $49.95 CAN $67.50 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 11.5 in. / 336 pgs / 600 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/27/2016 In stock


Johnny Cash at Folsom and San Quentin
Introduction by Marty Stuart. Text by Scott B. Bomar.

A powerful portrait of a legendary musician by a legendary photographer

Carefully curated with full access to the Jim Marshall Archive, this powerful oversize volume offers the definitive view of Johnny Cash's prison concerts at Folsom >>more

Reel Art Press/BMG Books
ISBN 9781909526563
US $49.95 CAN $67.50 TRADE
Hbk, 9.75 x 13.25 in. / 144 pgs / 30 color / 120 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/24/2018 In stock


Michael Stipe: Volume 1

“Volume 1 focuses on my timeline, on the work I've done all along, parallel to the band and back to my early 20s.” —Michael Stipe 

Volume 1 is the first in a series of publications presenting >>more

Damiani
ISBN 9788862085915
US $45.00 CAN $60.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9 x 13 in. / 72 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 05/22/2018 In stock


My Ramones: Photographs by Danny Fields
Text by Danny Fields, Michael Stipe, Seymour Stein, David Johansen.

“The Ramones knocked me over like an atomic wind.” —Danny Fields

Danny Fields first saw the Ramones play at CBGBs in New York in 1974, and instantly offered to manage them, also setting them up with >>more

Reel Art Press
ISBN 9781909526556
US $39.95 CAN $53.95 TRADE
Hbk, 8 x 10.5 in. / 176 pgs / 24 color / 202 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018 In stock


Neal Preston: Exhilarated and Exhausted
Foreword by Cameron Crowe. Introduction by Dave Brolan.

"I want the reader at the end of this book to feel like they've just spent a year on the road with Zeppelin with one day off, then six months with Guns 'n' Roses, with >>more

Reel Art Press
ISBN 9781909526457
US $75.00 CAN $99.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.75 x 12 in. / 336 pgs / 100 color / 200 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/21/2017 In stock


Sonic Rebellion: Music as Resistance
Edited with text by Jens Hoffmann. Foreword by Elysia Borowy-Reeder. Text by Marsha Music, Joel Peterson, Robin K. Williams.

Sonic Rebellion: Music as Resistance is inspired by the vital history of music in Detroit and the legacy of the 1967 Detroit Rebellion. It connects Detroit’s musical and political histories with a wide range of >>more

Museum of Contemporary Art, Detroit
ISBN 9780979199172
US $29.00 CAN $39.50 TRADE
Flexi, 9 x 12 in. / 140 pgs / 40 color / 25 b&w.
Pub Date: 05/22/2018 In stock


The "Odessey": The Zombies in Words and Images
By The Zombies. Foreword by Tom Petty. Text by Scott B. Bomar, Cindy da Silva. Contributions by Brian Wilson, Carlos Santana, Paul Weller.

Released 50 years ago, and celebrated in this new book, the Zombies' final album Odessey and Oracle is a masterpiece of '60s rock

I remember first hearing 'She’s Not There' on the radio in my >>more

Reel Art Press/BMG Books
ISBN 9781909526440
US $39.95 CAN $53.95 TRADE
Hbk, 10 x 10 in. / 152 pgs / 62 color / 43 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/30/2017 In stock


The Beat Scene
Edited by Tony Nourmand, Michael Shulman. Essay by Jack Kerouac.

Unseen images of the Beats, including many—uniquely—in color

This magnificent volume features a remarkable collection of largely unseen photographs of the Beat Generation by renowned Magnum photographer Burt Glinn. This amazing, untouched treasure trove of images >>more

Reel Art Press
ISBN 9781909526266
US $39.95 CAN $53.95 TRADE
Hbk, 9 x 11 in. / 160 pgs / 80 color / 70 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/24/2018 In stock


The Rat Pack
Edited by Tony Nourmand. Text by Shawn Levy.

The most luxurious book ever made on the Rat Pack, this exquisite, 448-page tome is a deluxe, limited edition. Over 80 percent of the images have never been published before and are reproduced for the >>more

Reel Art Press
ISBN 9780956648709
US $950.00 CAN $1260.00 SDNR20
Slipcased Hbk, 13.5 X 15.75 in. / 448 pgs / illustrated throughout
Pub Date: 10/01/2010 In stock


The Verve: Photographs by Chris Floyd
Edited by Dave Brolan. Foreword by Michael Holden. Introduction by Chris Floyd.

It has been 20 years since the colossal global success of The Verve’s era-defining Urban Hymns, and it remains one of the biggest-selling British albums of all time. Photographer Chris Floyd was embedded with the >>more

Reel Art Press
ISBN 9781909526532
US $39.95 CAN $53.95 TRADE
Hbk, 9 x 10.75 in. / 144 pgs / 100 color / 45 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/24/2017 In stock


Total Excess
Edited by Dagon James. Foreword by David Talbot. Afterword by Peter Frampton. It has been said of Michael Zagaris’ photographic oeuvre that it is the “last untouched rock archive.” Zagaris was responsible for shooting everyone in the rock music scene in San Francisco in the 1970s and >>more

Reel Art Press
ISBN 9781909526402
US $60.00 CAN $79.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 12 in. / 272 pgs / 30 color / 200 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/15/2016 In stock


Woodstock
Edited by Dagon James. Introduction by Baron Wolman. Foreword by Michael Santana. Text by Michael Lang, Baron Wolman. Photographs by Baron Wolman. Baron Wolman’s stunning black-and-white photographs of Woodstock are published here for the first time. The majority of images are completely unseen.
Wolman captured the experience and atmosphere of Woodstock like no other photographer. "I ended up >>more

Reel Art Press
ISBN 9781909526112
US $49.95 CAN $67.50 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 11.5 in. / 192 pgs / 150 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/28/2014 Out of stock



       

VISUAL BOOK INDEX | OUT OF PRINT

Black Dice & Jason Frank Rothernberg: Gore
Artwork by Black Dice. Photographs by Jason Rothenberg. Underground rock darlings Black Dice just released their fourth album, Broken Ear Record from DFA/EMI. Music enthusiasts may consider this first book--an extension of their highly visual melange of sound, performance, and art, with a >>more

PictureBox
ISBN 9780971367081
US $30.00 CAN $35.00 TRADE
Paperback, 8.5 x 11 in. / 128 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 04/01/2006 Not available


Bob Dylan: 5 Songs
Edited by Ingrid Mössinger, Wolfram Ette. Text by Heinrich Detering, Rainer Vesely. Watercolors and gouches by Bob Dylan, produced between 1989 and 1992 for paintings that he planned to complete later, alongside texts from a series of talks that accompanied their exhibition: for each decade of Dylan's >>more

Kerber
ISBN 9783866782457
US $55.00 CAN $65.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 11.75 in. / 288 pgs / 33 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2009 Not available


Patti Smith: Simply a Concert
Foreword by Fernanda Pivano. Text by Claudio Marra, John Rockwell. Rock legend Patti Smith is famed for her powerful onstage presence, depicted by many of photography's own legends. Robert Mapplethorpe's portraits of the young poet/singer were instrumental in defining her groundbreaking persona in 1970s. Still >>more

Damiani
ISBN 9788862080996
US $40.00 CAN $50.00 TRADE
Hbk, 12.5 x 9 in. / 96 pgs / 70 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/31/2009 Not available


The Times They Are The Changes
The international band of artist/musicians The Changes consider and conflate the influence and experience of the cultural explosions of the 80s and 90s: Rave, Metal, Acid, Punk, Gangster Rap, Krautrock and Disco, black, silver, gold, >>more

Nieves/Pam Books/Mu
ISBN 9783905714579
US $36.00 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Hbk, 7.75 x 10 in. / 62 pgs / 62 color.
Pub Date: 06/30/2009 Not available




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