Ray Edward 'Eddie' Cochran (October 3, 1938–April 17, 1960) was an American rock and roll pioneer who in his brief career had a lasting influence on rock music. Cochran's rockabilly songs, such as "C'mon Everybody", "Somethin' Else", and "Summertime Blues", captured teenage frustration and desire in the late 1950s and early 1960s.
Credit: PR Sex Pistols, Never Mind The Bollocks Here’s The Sex Pistols Album Poster, 1977 A riff on the notorious album cover, this promotional poster features the same acid-bright colours and ransom-note text. Jamie Reid’s artwork for the Sex Pistols was integral to their image and caused almost as much controversy. John Mortimer QC helped successfully fight an indecency ban on the album and the poster
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#DavidBowie Album cover shoot for #AladdinSane, photographed by #BrianDuffy. The lightning bolt represented the duality of the mind, although Bowie later explained that the "lad insane" of the album's title track was inspired by his brother Terry, who was diagnosed as a schizophrenic.
Patti Smith, young and Bad 1977 ASK THE ANGELS / Today, Lynn Goldsmith's "Rock and Roll Stories" came out. Goldsmith is known for not only chronicling Bruce Springsteen's ascent, but also the Rolling Stones, Michael Jackson, U2 and Bob Marley. In "Rock and Roll Stories," Gol...