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Indie Rock Poster Book

3.44  ·  Rating Details ·  36 Ratings  ·  7 Reviews
From the authors of the popular Indie Rock Coloring Book, this poster book is a colorful celebration of indie rock music and art. Showcasing original artwork by thirty of today's cutting-edge illustratorsincluding Mike Perry, Deanne Cheuk, Jeremyville, Andy J. Miller, and morethis poster collection is inspired by classic indie rock songs of each artist's choosing. Featurin ...more
Paperback, 30 pages
Published April 20th 2011 by Chronicle Books
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Alison
Jan 26, 2013 Alison rated it really liked it
Some of my favorite songs/bands coupled with posters/drawings that represent specific songs. Sometimes you can guess the song title by looking at the poster before looking at the title panel (Sufjan Stevens' excellent coming-of-age anthem "Chicago") and other times it was not immediately ascertainable but made 100% sense in hindsight (Stars' "My Ex-Lover is Dead", which is one of the most haunting ballads of the 2000s).

The most famous Bloc Party (my all-time favorite band) sweeper is represented
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Vanessa
Jan 25, 2013 Vanessa rated it it was ok
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I was underwhelmed by this book. It was fun listening to the songs while looking at the posters, but I do not think many of the posters really evoked the same feelings as the songs. I think more variety from the artists would have also helped. Most of the posters were in very similar styles. I don't know very much about the Yellow Bird Project, which might have affected my opinion.
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Sarah Goldberg
This is one of those things where I feel less like I "read" something and more like I "looked at" it. I was surprised to find out that most of these posters weren't made for concerts and instead illustrate the artist's ideas about a given song. I enjoyed most of the commentary and found a few artists whose work I want to see more of.
Donna
May 10, 2014 Donna rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I must be old. I don't recognize any of these songs or bands, but whatever, the posters are fun to look at and this series of books is for The Yellow Bird Project charities.
Cagne

I often don't give songs' lyrics the required attention, this book is a nice exercise in comparing texts, artwork and an artist's explanation.

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The posters are quite cool!
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