David Bowie Photographs by Steve Shapiro

David Bowie Photographs by Steve Shapiro (2016)

A private photo session from 1974 with the iconic performer featuring many images seen here for the first time. David Bowie’s unexpected death has invited intense scrutiny over the rich and complex imagery and signifiers in the videos released for Blackstar, his last, enigmatic album. At press time for this book, a Bowie superfan alerted us … Read more

David Bowie A Life in Pictures

Bowie the performer. Bowie the songwriter. Bowie the fashion icon. Chameleon-like, David Bowie has consistently reinvented his stage persona, while blurring the boundaries of art, performance, fashion and music. From art school to Major Tom, the Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the iconic lightning bolt of Aladdin Sane to Bowie’s film career and … Read more

David Bowie Low

Los Angeles, 1976. David Bowie is holed up in his Bel-Air mansion, drifting into drug-induced paranoia and confusion. Obsessed with black magic and the Holy Grail, he’s built an altar in the living room and keeps his fingernail clippings in the fridge. There are occasional trips out to visit his friend Iggy Pop in a … Read more

David Bowie Is

David Bowie Is (2013)

David Bowie Is is the first book that grants access to the internationally acclaimed artist and performer’s personal archive of costumes, ephemera, original design artwork, and more, bringing it together to present a completely new perspective on his creative work and collaborations. It traces Bowie’s career from its beginnings in London, through the breakthroughs of … Read more

David Bowie Living on the Brink

David Bowie Living on the Brink (1997)

Editorial Reviews From Kirkus Reviews Despite his long-term access to Bowie and others close to him, British rock journalist Tremlett (Dylan Thomas, 1992, etc.) is stronger in its portrayal of the finances of the rock biz than in profiling one of pop music’s most enigmatic figures. Born David Jones in 1947, David Bowie flitted about … Read more

David Bowie Hero

‘Through interviews with friends and colleagues, as well as detailed research, the writer has gained unprecedented knowledge of the true story behind the legend. This is a fascinating insight into one of the greatest artists of our lifetime.’ Evening Standard ‘Through several interviews with Bowie she evocatively portrays his fascinating life, often with a tenderness … Read more

David Bowie No Shit Just Facts – part 1 (unto 1989)

David Bowie conquered glam rock. His concert performances had a very huge cultural impact in the seventies. He is a spellbinding personality in rock music. All the facts about his career are now assembled in two parts. This book is the most complete and best researched book about multimedia performer and glam rock sex symbol … Read more