'Art of Modern Rock' Details Poster Revival

  • Playlist
  • Download
  • Embed
    Embed <iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/4236200/4236359" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
  • Transcript
Art of Rock Cover

Rock concert posters are making a comeback, revived by indie garage bands. hide caption

itoggle caption

Rock posters produced some of the most iconic art of the '60s. Then came a period of decline. But an explosion of indie bands producing their own CDs has revived the genre. Producer Scott Carrier of the Hearing Voices radio project offers a review of the book The Art of Modern Rock.

Books Featured In This Story

Art Of Modern Rock

The Poster Explosion

by Paul Grushkin, Dennis King and Wayne Coyne

Hardcover, 487 pages | purchase

Purchase Featured Book

Art Of Modern Rock
The Poster Explosion
Paul Grushkin, Dennis King, et al

Your purchase helps support NPR Programming. How?



Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and Terms of Use. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.