Coast to Coast Album Covers: Classic Record Art from New York to LA by Graham MarshCoast to Coast Album Covers: Classic Record Art from New York to LA by Graham Marsh

Coast to Coast Album Covers: Classic Record Art from New York to LA

byGraham Marsh, Glyn Callingham

Hardcover | September 6, 2011

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Jazz is forever associated with labels like Blue Note, Prestige, Atlantic, Contemporary, Pacific, and Riverside. Each of these companies strove to communicate the essence of its sound through album covers. Now, this captivating anthology of 400 covers brings East and West together in a bicoastal jam session for the eyes. The hard-edged, straight-ahead playing of New York musicians was perfectly reflected in moody, monochromatic photography, quirky graphics, and bold typography, while bright colors and playful themes expressed the funky vibe of California cool.
Graham Marsh is an art director, illustrator, and writer of many groundbreaking books, including The Cover Art of Blue Note Records, East Coasting, and California Cool, all published by Collins & Brown.Glyn Callingham is a walking encyclopedia of 1950s and 60s jazz and runs the legendary Ray's Jazz Shop in London. He is the coauthor of...
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Title:Coast to Coast Album Covers: Classic Record Art from New York to LAFormat:HardcoverDimensions:240 pages, 8.62 × 8.62 × 0.98 inPublished:September 6, 2011Publisher:COLLINS & BROWNLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1907554351

ISBN - 13:9781907554353

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