New York, NY (October 19, 2005)–Artist Pro, an imprint of Thomson Course Technology PTR, has announced the publication of the hardcover edition of Faces of Music: 25 Years of Lunching with Legends, authored by Mr. Bonzai. The book was launched at AES 2005 with two days of champagne celebrations drawing attendees. Les Paul, just one of Bonzai’s Faces, joined the author/photographer at the booth one day during AES.
Mr. Bonzai and Les Paul at the AES ConventionThe anthology features over 400 photographs, many never-before published, and 160 interviews with popular music artists, songwriters, producers, and recording engineers including Jimmy Buffet, Ed Cherney, Leonard Cohen, Devo, Geoff Emerick, Peter Gabriel, Herbie Hancock, Eddie Kramer, k.d. lang, David Lynch, George Massenburg, George Martin, Robert Moog, Willie Nelson, Les Paul, Phil Ramone, Carlos Santana, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Al Schmitt, Bruce Swedien, Don Was, Brian Wilson, Stevie Wonder, and Frank Zappa.
An award-winning photographer, author and renowned chronicler of the music industry, Mr. Bonzai’s work has appeared in Rolling Stone, The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, and Billboard, among numerous others.
Faces of Music is now available ($24.99) for immediate shipment at Amazon.com at: www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/1598630245/qid=1126734031/sr=1-2/ref=sr_1_2/102-0811991-2807332?v=glance&s=books.