Swissted: Vintage Rock Posters Remixed and Reimagined (Paperback)
Vintage Rock Posters Remixed and Reimagined
Quirk Books, 9781594746116, 205pp.
Publication Date: March 5, 2013
"Fine art for font nerds."--New York Magazine "One of the most engaging homages I have ever seen."--Steven Heller Swissted takes rock concert posters of the '70s, '80s, and '90s and remixes and reimagines them through a Swiss modernist lens. The result is some of the coolest images you've ever seen The book features 200 posters, all microperforated and ready to frame. Or keep them bound in one collection as an art book. The foreword is written by legendary designer Steven Heller. Posters are from legendary indie, alternative, and punk bands such as Jane's Addiction, Blondie, the Beastie Boys, the Clash, the Pixies, Green Day, the Ramones, Devo, the Sex Pistols, Dead Kennedys, Public Image Ltd., Sonic Youth, the Cure, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Husker Du, Danzig, the Replacements, Fugazi, the Lemonheads, Pearl Jam, Pavement, Superchunk, They Might Be Giants, Guided by Voices, Sugar, Sleater Kinney, Violent Femmes, Iggy Pop, Fishbone, Nirvana, and many, many more.
About the Author
MIKE JOYCE is the proprietor of Stereotype Design. He has designed for many prominent musicians, and Stereotype's work has been featured in more than fifty publications including IdN, Print, Communication Arts, Graphic, Rolling Stone, How, Computer Arts, Village Voice, Huffington Post, and New York magazine. He lives in New York.