Rolling Stone Images of Rock and Roll
A visual history of rock and roll which shows how photographers charted the changing face of rock. This book covers five decades of rock and roll with photographers such as Annie Leibovitz, Gered Mankowitz, Herb Ritts, Norman Seeff, Albert Watson and others.
For more than twenty-five years the pages of Rolling Stone have been home to the most provocative images of music and musical performers. Rolling Stone Images of Rock & Roll brings together the most potent photographs from the entire history of rock & roll. These are groundbreaking artists, captured at pivotal moments, by the most compelling photographers. Each of these unforgettable images reveals a person, a moment, an emotion - a myth. Some of these images have appeared in Rolling Stone. Many have never before been published. In creating this book, the editors gathered from around the world photographs that most powerfully depict their subjects, images that unerringly fathom the deepest levels of what these musicians - and the music - mean to us.
Hardcover (no sleeve)
Published by Virgin Books (1995)