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Waits/Corbijn: 77- 11

Waits Corbijn WAITS CORBIJN a collector s edition linen slipcase book limited to copies is scheduled for a May th release in US and Europe by renowned German publisher Schirmer Mosel The coffee table

  • Title: Waits/Corbijn: 77- 11
  • Author: Anton Corbijn
  • ISBN: 9783829605557
  • Page: 203
  • Format: Hardcover
  • WAITS CORBIJN 77 11, a collector s edition linen slipcase book limited to 6,600 copies, is scheduled for a May 8th release in US and Europe by renowned German publisher Schirmer Mosel The coffee table art book not only features over 200 pages of Waits portraits taken by Corbijn over four decades, but also includes over 50 pages of the first published collection of musiWAITS CORBIJN 77 11, a collector s edition linen slipcase book limited to 6,600 copies, is scheduled for a May 8th release in US and Europe by renowned German publisher Schirmer Mosel The coffee table art book not only features over 200 pages of Waits portraits taken by Corbijn over four decades, but also includes over 50 pages of the first published collection of musings and photographs taken by Waits himself The linen bound book has introductions written by film director Jim Jarmusch, and the longtime music critic Robert Christgau WAITS CORBIJN 77 11 is the chronicle of an artistic collaboration that reaches back than 35 years, to those first black and white photographs of Tom Waits taken by a young Anton Corbijn in Holland in 1977 Corbijn would go on to acclaim for his iconic enigmatic portraits of musicians and other artists from U2 and Miles Davis to Robert De Niro and Clint Eastwood to Damien Hirst and Gerhard Richter also becoming a designer, a pioneer in music video and recently, an award winning director of feature films By 1977, Tom Waits was already known world wide for a series of stunning, timeless albums, filled with songs of a noir tinged Los Angeles that owed as much to writers like John Fante and Jack Kerouac as it did to jazz, blues and tin pan alley that had soaked into Waits pores from childhood Ahead of Waits lay his partnership with Kathleen Brennan leading to such touchstone recordings as Rain Dogs and Mule Variations his film work with the likes of Francis Ford Coppola and Jim Jarmusch, and his stage projects with legendary director Robert Wilson In those first photographs, then, are the seeds of these two intertwined careers, feeding off each other Waits vibrant persona helped Corbijn define his narrative, cinematic style of still photography images that felt as if you were coming in on the middle of some unfolding drama Corbijn complimented Waits theatrical side in a way that synced beautifully with the experimental music he was making with Brennan Anton picks up a small black box, points it at you and all the leaves fall from the trees The shadows now are long and scary, the house looks completely abandoned and I look like a handsome undertaker I love working with Anton, he s someone with a real point of view Believe me, I won t go jumping off rocks wearing only a Dracula cape for just anyone, Waits says Waits own photography, collected here for the first time under the title Curiosities, gives a visual handle to the artistic intelligence millions of fans know only through his music Photographs of Tom Waits by Anton Corbijn, photographs by Tom Waits of the vivid quotidian, stretching down through the years and presented for the first time in a beautiful clothbound book side by side, these 226 images record one of the longest and most fruitful collaborations in the careers of both artists It s rare, Corbijn says, to take photographs of someone over a 30 year period Our work together developed totally organically and that s a beauty in itself We are very serious about our work but when it comes to working together, we re like children resisting maturity It s liberating and a much needed legal drug.

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    1. WAITS/CORBIJN ‘77-‘11 is a map of more than 270 pages that charts a journey of more than 35 years, an artistic collaboration that began with a set of black-and-white photographs of Tom Waits taken by the young and virtually unknown Anton Corbijn, in Holland, in 1977. By 1977, Tom Waits was already known worldwide for a series of stunning, timeless albums, filled with songs of a noir-tinged Los Angeles that owed as much to writers like John Fante and Jack Kerouac as it did to the jazz, blues, [...]

    2. A pricey must-have for all Waits devotees. The book itself is a thing to behold. And the pics? Tom Waits is one one the world's great hams.

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