Trust Photographs of Jim Marshall
Photographer & Author: Jim Marshall is known as one of the great photographers of musicians and entertainers, having more than 500 album and CD covers to his credit.
Editor: Dave Brolan
Publisher/Date: Omnibus/Vision On (c. 2009) First Edition, NAP
Format/Condition: New hardcover book in Fine condition. 163 pages. Dimensions: 10 1/4 x 12 1/4 inches. Profusely illustrated in color and black-and-white.
Description: Now, for the first time, photographs from Jim Marshall's extensive color archive are published in book form, offering a fresh insight into the work of this renowned photographer and a new look at some of the great figures in music history since the late Fifties: rock, jazz and folk musicians.
Even if you don't know legendary rock photographer Jim Marshall, you know his photographs: Jimi Hendrix setting his guitar on fire onstage at Monterey, Johnny Cash flipping the bird onstage in Folsom Prison, Miles Davis boxing at Newman's Gym, Jim Morrison taking a puff and more. Marshall's book is filled with never-before-published images mixed with his classics, along with the stories behind them. Marshall explains his access to the biggest names in rock in the forward, "Whenever anyone asks me how I got the photographs I did, why I was often the only photographer present or got such unique access, I reply simply, 'Trust.' "