Music From Free Creek

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Unusually, this is a music post – although with many connections to photography – not least as I couldn’t find decent images of the album liner notes online (without a huge amount of fiddling about), so I took photographs of my copy of the vinyl record which I have had since its release in 1973. The album Music From Free …

26 Vinyl Records

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Ed Ruscha (1937 – ) created Twenty-Six Gasoline Stations in 1963, a small, self published book. Ruscha set in motion a new way to think about photography books, and photography as art. From Wikipedia: ‘From the first service station, ‘Bob’s Service’ in Los Angeles where Ruscha lived, the book follows a journey back to Oklahoma City where he had grown up and …