New York Dolls
The Photographs of Bob Gruen
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New York Dolls by Bob Gruen
Book DescriptionFormed in New York City in 1971, the New York Dolls prefigured Punk, New Wave and Glam Metal Rock with their over-the-top cross-dressing and their shambling, sloppy, but highly energetic playing style, which set the tone for many rock bands that would later come on the scene. Comprised of singer David Johansen (who would reinvent himself as Buster Poindexter in the '80s), legendary guitarist Johnny Thunders, drummer Billy Murcia and bassist Arthur 'Killer' Kane (who was the subject of the acclaimed documentary 'New York Doll'), the Dolls are the acknowledged influence of bands as diverse as Blondie, the Ramones, Aerosmith, Motley Crue, Guns N Roses, Morrissey/The Smiths and the Sex Pistols. While there have been biographies published on the Dolls, this is the first photography collection devoted to their iconic and trail-blazing style.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780810972711
(203mm x 254mm x 20mm)
Imprint: Harry N. Abrams, Inc.
Publish Date: 1-Sep-2008
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Bob Gruen
John Lennon, Hardback (October 2015)
First published in 2005. New York: Stewart, Tabori & Chang.
Clash, Paperback (April 2015)
This acclaimed collection of photographs includes never before seen images and exclusive interviews with one of the most influential bands of the punk era. Presented in a hardback slipcase with a signed photo from Bob Gruen.
Rock Seen, Hardback (September 2011)» View all books by Bob Gruen
Bob Gruen is arguably the most famous rock photographer on the planet. From early shots of Tina Turner to becoming John Lennon's personal photographer to early CBGB/punk coverage like Blondie, Ramones, Patti Smith and much, much more in between, Gruen has somehow always been at the right place at the right time and caught every moment.
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Author Biography - Bob Gruen
Bob Gruen is one of the most well-known rock-and-roll photographers of all time. For almost forty years his images have appeared worldwide in almost every form of print from postcards to posters to T-shirts and postage stamps. He is the author of John Lennon: The New York Years. He lives in New York City, USA
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