by David Greenberger Any look at a 20-year period of record covers will be subject to the taste of your guide.
by David Greenberger Any look at a 20-year period of record covers will be subject to the taste of your guide. In the Groove: Vintage Record Graphics, 1940-1960 is blessed with an excellent shepherd-Eric Kohler is both knowledgeable about the era, and he exhibits uniformly excellent taste. The book features hundreds of covers, all in color. One chapter covers the '40s and three of its leading designers; another chapter handles the '50s and five of its pivotal practitioners (it was a growing field).
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Items related to In the Groove: Vintage Record Graphics 1940-1960 . Eric Kohler In the Groove: Vintage Record Graphics 1940-1960. ISBN 13: 9780811821216. And as Tony Bennett says in his preface, "they were large enough to make you feel like you were taking home your very own work of ar. Author Eric Kohler, a graphic designer and album cover artist himself, selected these 250 gorgeous covers from his own collection of over 3,000. He offers a captivating history of the early record industry, addressing the invention of the phonograph in 1877, the near demise of the industry due to competition with radio, and the rejuvenating introduction of the jukebox in 1935.
And how intriguing is this incredible book by Eric Kohler. I never thought I'd "get into" a book dedicated solely to album covers from 1940-1960, but I was wrong.
View on timesmachine. The advent of the compact disk improved sound quality, but brought an end to great album art and sophisticated liner notes.
In the 1930s recorded music was sold in plain packaging, or record shop advertising 'bags'; sets of discs were also usually issued in plain albums. Eric Kohler, In the Groove: Vintage Record Graphics, 1940-1960. ISBN 0-8118-2121-8) Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 1999.
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In The Groove - Vintage Record Graphics 1940 - 1960. Foreword by Tony Bennett Preface Chapter One: 1940 - Alex Steinweiss - Jim Flora - Robert Jones Chapter two:1950 - Rudolph Deharak - Eric Nitsche - David Stone Martin - Burt Goldblatt - Reid Miles Acknowledgements.
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In the Groove: Vintage Record Graphics 1940-1960. by Eric Kohler, Tony Bennett (Introduction). Published April 1st 1999 by Chronicle Books. Physical Description.
Artist : Tony Bennett Label columbia 1229 mono [deep groove both maroon and . This is Columbia Records CS 9573 For Once In My Life by Tony Bennett.
Artist : Tony Bennett. Label columbia 1229 mono. ITEM: TONY BENNETT - " Tony's Greatest Hits ". NOTE:. Very rare 1A 1A Matrix numbers original deep groove 6 eye pressing. It is a Stereo 360 Vinyl LP in Excellent Condition. The Jacket is in Excellent Condition Also.