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Spring 2014 Featured Music & Popular Culture

Buddy Esquire: King of the Hip Hop Flyer Edited by Johan Kugelberg. Known as the "King of the Flyer," Buddy Esquire was the premier show flyer artist in the Bronx during the earliest days of hip hop. Combining influences ranging from Bronx Art Deco architecture to superhero >>more
Sinecure Books
ISBN 9781938265068
US $50.00 CAN $50.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 8.5 x 10.75 in. / 320 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 06/30/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
Black Fire! New Spirits! Edited by Stuart Baker. At the start of the 1960s, jazz entered a unique period of revolution as African-American musicians redefined the art form in the context of the Civil Rights Movement, Afro-centric rhythm and thought and an ideology >>more
Soul Jazz Books
ISBN 9780957260016
US $49.95 CAN $49.95 TRADE
Hbk, 12.5 x 12.5 in. / 208 pgs / 75 color / 125 b&w.
Pub Date: 05/31/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
Greek Rhapsody Edited by Tony Klein. Rembetika is a popular style of Greek folk music that deals with the sorrows and troubles of everyday life, much like the Blues in the United States. Originating from oral tradition, Rembetika merges traditional Turkish >>more
ISBN 9781938922374
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Hbk, 6 x 7.75 in. / 152 pgs / 45 b&w / 2 audio CDs.
Pub Date: 04/30/2014 Active/In stock
Houston Rap Edited by Johan Kugelberg. Foreword by Bun B. Text by Lance Scott Walker. The Houston, Texas, neighborhoods of Fifth Ward, Third Ward and South Park have grown to be hallowed ground for modern rap culture, populated with celebrities, entrepreneurs, support networks and a micro-economy of their own. Photographer >>more
Sinecure Books
ISBN 9781938265051
US $49.95 CAN $49.95 FLAT40
Hbk, 8.5 x 11.25 in. / 272 pgs / 209 color / 63 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/30/2013 Active/In stock
Houston Rap Tapes By Lance Scott Walker. Edited by Johan Kugelberg, Michael P. Daley. Foreword by Willie D. Photographs by Peter Beste. Houston Rap Tapes is the companion to Houston Rap, Peter Beste’s intimate photo book on this important hip hop culture. Houston Rap Tapes complements Beste’s photography with a series of oral histories conducted by writer >>more
Sinecure Books
ISBN 9781938265082
US $25.00 CAN $25.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 8 x 10 in. / 288 pgs / 288 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/28/2014 Active/In stock
Sounds of Two Eyes Opening Edited by Johan Kugelberg, Introduction by Ryan Richardson. Glen Lockett (born 1951), better known as Spot, was the legendary in-house producer and engineer at SST Records in Los Angeles--the label founded in 1978 by Greg Ginn as a vehicle for Black Flag, the >>more
Sinecure Books
ISBN 9781938265105
US $50.00 CAN $50.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 8.25 x 10.75 in. / 276 pgs / 13 color / 263 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/30/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
Spirit of 76: London Punk Eyewitness Edited by Johan Kugelberg. Introduction by Jon Savage. Text and photography by John Ingham. When punk first broke in the UK in 1976, music journalist John Ingham was on hand to document the very heart of the scene. He famously conducted the first-ever interview with the Sex Pistols (for >>more
Sinecure Books
ISBN 9781938265075
US $40.00 CAN $40.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 8.25 x 10.75 in. / 176 pgs / 41 color / 135 b&w.
Pub Date: 05/31/2014 Forthcoming/Awaiting stock
Simon Barker: Punk's Dead Foreword by Simon Barker aka SIX. Text by Michael Bracewell, Damo Suzuki, Peter Tatchell, Michael Clark, Holly Woodlawn, Greil Marcus, Camila Batmanghelidjh. From 1976 to 1978, the young photographer Simon Barker was a member of the "Bromley Contingent"--a group of avid Sex Pistols fans who comprised the group’s inner circle at the height of the punk movement. >>more
ISBN 9788086450650
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Hbk, 8.75 x 10.75 in. / 152 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2014 Active/In stock
Derek Ridgers: 78-87 London Youth Text by John Maybury. Taken in the streets, clubs, basements and bars of London between 1978 and 1987, the photographs in 78–87 London Youth celebrate the many mutations in London’s youth culture from the height of punk to the >>more
ISBN 9788862083591
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Hbk, 8.5 x 12.5 in. / 160 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 03/31/2014 Active/In stock
Alexi Lubomirski: Decade Foreword by Christiane Arp. Over the last ten years, Alexi Lubomirski has become an established name within the fashion industry, shooting for such publications as Harper’s Bazaar, Vogue and GQ. Decade is a collection of Lubomirski’s fashion and portrait >>more
ISBN 9788862083485
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Hbk, 9.5 x 12 in. / 192 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 04/30/2014 Active/In stock
Ed Wood's Sleaze Paperbacks Edited by Michael P. Daley, Johan Kugelberg. Preface by Ricky Luanda. This fully illustrated, comprehensive bibliography of cult director and author Ed Wood's pulp fiction features extensive commentary on the publications and their history as well as quotations from the books themselves. The mystique surrounding Edward >>more
ISBN 9781938265136
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Pbk, 8 x 10 in. / 100 pgs / 97 color / 3 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/30/2013 Active/Awaiting stock
Linder: Woman / Object Edited and with foreword by Fabrice Hergott, Veit Görner. Text by Heinrich Dietz, Fabienne Dumont, Emmanuelle de l’Écotais, Veit Görner, Fabrice Hergott, Linder, Morrissey. Published fanzine-style on newsprint with a cloth-tape spine, in close collaboration with the artist, Linder: Woman/Object celebrates the career of a protagonist of British punk. Linder’s activities over the past 35 years have encompassed art, >>more
Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783863353926
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Pbk, 8 x 11 in. / 144 pgs / 98 color / 23 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/31/2013 Active/Awaiting stock
Keiichi Tanaami: Killer Joe's Early Times 1965-73 Edited by Momoko Fukurama, Shinji Nanzuka. Text by Nils Olsen, Fredi Fischli, Yuji Yamashita. Keiichi Tanaami (born 1936) was a protagonist of Japan’s postwar avant-garde, and one of the first Japanese artists to successfully blend art and commerce. Tanaami’s artwork was appearing in advertisements and magazines as early as >>more
Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783863353568
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Hbk, 9.5 x 13.75 in. / 350 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 02/28/2014 Active/In stock
Mike Diana: America Edited by Ivan Mecl. Introduction by Neil Gaiman, Ivan Mecl. Foreword by Marisol Rodríguez. Mike Diana (born 1969) became known in the early 1990s for scary, childlike drawings that he published in his Boiled Angel magazine. Over the past two decades, this body of work has grown to epic >>more
ISBN 9788086450711
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Slip, Pbk, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 528 pgs / 200 color / 400 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/30/2014 Active/Awaiting stock
Ad Reinhardt: How to Look Edited by Anna Gray, Kristine Bell. Text by Robert Storr. Published on the occasion of the exhibition Ad Reinhardt at David Zwirner, New York, this catalogue presents a comprehensive exploration of the artist’s cartoon works, which he created for various publications throughout his lifetime, most >>more
Hatje Cantz/David Zwirner
ISBN 9783775737685
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Hbk, 11 x 14 in. / 92 pgs / 43 color.
Pub Date: 02/28/2014 Active/In stock
Raymond Pettibon: Here's Your Irony Back Text by Benjamin H. D. Buchloh. Since the late 1970s, as a pioneer of Southern California underground culture, Raymond Pettibon has blurred the boundaries of "high" and "low," from the deviations of marginal youth to art history, literature, sports, religion, politics >>more
Hatje Cantz/ David Zwirner/Regen Projects
ISBN 9783775737333
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Hbk, 10.75 x 12.5 in. / 212 pgs / 122 color.
Pub Date: 11/30/2013 Active/In stock

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