Posts Tagged ‘photo’

Mick Jagger

Wednesday, September 8th, 2010

These photos of Mick are in honour of my Uncle Bob, who kindly pointed me to Rolling Stone’s large collection of Jagger portraits. It’s particularly interesting to watch the 60s morph into the 70s with a crazy loss of style in the 80s. 80s not shown here, just because, but you can see the whole slidehow at the links.

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Diet Cookbook, 1974, plus nudity

Tuesday, July 7th, 2009




This 1974 book cover has everything including mod 3D typeface, superimposed naked women in psychedelic colours, and an author named bureau of consumer research in lower case. The 1970s are a foreign country; they do things differently there. All I can think of is the 1973 lyric “painted ladies and a bottle of wine,” but probably only Canadians will know what I’m talking about.

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