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Title:Girl in a Band
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Publisher:Dey Street Books
ISBN:0062295896
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Number of Pages:273
Category:music, non-fiction, memoir, biography

Girl in a Band by Kim Gordon

PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Girl in a Band Kim Gordon founding member of Sonic Youth fashion icon and role model for a generation of women now tells her story a memoir of life as an artist of music marriage motherhood independence and as one of the first women of rock and roll written with the lyricism and haunting beauty of Patti Smith s em Just Kids em .

Often described as aloof Kim Gordon opens up as never before in em Girl in a Band em Telling the story of her family growing up in California in the s and s her life in visual art her move to New York City the men in her life her marriage her relationship with her daughter her music and her band em Girl in a Band em is a rich and beautifully written memoir .

Gordon takes us back to the lost New York of the s and s that gave rise to Sonic Youth and the Alternative revolution in popular music The band helped build a vocabulary of music paving the way for Nirvana Hole Smashing Pumpkins and many other acts But at its core em Girl in a Band em examines the route from girl to woman in uncharted territory music art career what partnership means and what happens when that identity dissolves .

Evocative and edgy filled with the sights and sounds of a changing world and a transformative life em Girl in a Band em is the fascinating chronicle of a remarkable journey and an extraordinary artist

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Kim Gordon: Chronicles Vol.1, Girl in a Band, Kim Gordon: Chronicles Vol. 2, Cinderella's Big Score: Women of the Punk and Indie Underground, Kim Gordon: Noise Name Paintings and Sculptures of Rock Bands That Are Broken Up, Astronomy Online Laboratory; CD-Rom and Plainsphere Included, My Ideal Bookshelf, Is It My Body?, Performing/Guzzling: Kim Gordon, Kim's Bedroom
No description available, In i Chronicles Vol i Kim Gordon brings together some of her most personal drawings from recent years drawings that she made for her daughter Coko for her nieces for her partner Thurston Moore and friends This second book of Gordon s work from Nieves goes beyond the photographic glimpses of Gordon the musician which were pictured in i Chronicles Vol i providing the reader access to her most intimate world This volume features drawings collages and paintings most of which have never before been published, Throughout the s and early s Kim Gordon widely known as a founding member of the influential band Sonic Youth produced a series of writings on art and music Ranging from neo Conceptual artworks to broader forms of cultural criticism these rare texts are brought together in this volume for the first time placing Gordon s writing within the context of the artist critics of her generation including Mike Kelley John Miller and Dan Graham In addressing key stakes within contemporary art architecture music and the performance of male and female gender roles Gordon provides a prescient analysis of such figures as Kelley Glenn Branca Rhys Chatham Tony Oursler and Raymond Pettibon in addition to reflecting on her own position as a woman on stage The result Is It My Body is a collection that feels as timely now as when it was written This volume additionally features a conversation between Gordon and Jutta Koether in which they discuss their collaborations in art music and performance, Kim Gordon s noise paintings and sculptures blur the boundaries of the page the stage and the gallery I approach music and visual art in different ways I consider them utterly separate art forms says Gordon This book brings them together Her work embodies a musical subculture juxtaposing authorship visualization and the reciprocal influences of multidisciplinary poetic communication By scrawling their names on white canvases her series of i Noise Name i paintings pay tribute to bands such as The Stooges and Pussy Galore Published to accompany an exhibition at the Benaki Museum in Athens organized by the DESTE this limited edition volume includes a vinyl record of the performance of Gordon and Bill Nace as Body Head which took place on the museum s rooftop as well as a book with essays by Paul Chan Frank Guan and John Miller