Morrissey

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Taken by renowned photographer Kevin Cummins and featuring hundreds of previously unseen images, this volume chronicles Morrissey’s world as he emerged from The Smiths and established himself as a solo artist. Breathtaking photographs cover chaotic live performances, intimate portrait sessions and snatched moments backstage and on tour over a 10-year period. Cummins provides insightful commentary on the art of photography and what it was like to work and travel with Morrissey.

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‘One of the greatest music photographers of all time…this book is indispensable to anyone who is a fan of Morrissey, or of great photography
Classic Pop magazine

‘Unsurprisingly, given Cummin’s history, the photographs are beautifully composed, from the live shots with their webbing of shredded shirts and outstretched arms to the lyrical portraits on staircases or Japanese streets’
Q Magazine

Taken by renowned photographer Kevin Cummins and featuring hundreds of previously unseen images, Alone and Palely Loitering chronicles Morrissey’s world as he emerged from The Smiths and established himself as a solo artist.

Breathtaking photographs cover chaotic live performances, intimate portrait sessions and snatched moments backstage and on tour over a ten-year period. Cummins provides insightful commentary on the art of photography and what it was like to work and travel with Morrissey.

The book also includes portraits of from fans around the world with Morrissey-inspired tattoos, featuring an essay by literary academic Dr Gail Crowther exploring how this art form is used to display devotion to a unique musician.

Additional information

Weight 1277 g
Dimensions 26.6 × 20 × 2.6 cm
Author

Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Hardback

Pages

256

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

782.42166092 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K

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