Book: A Circus Mind - Rock'n Roll Poetry from the Edge by Ryan Coxcategories: Book, Popular Culture, Illustration, The Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix, The Who, Neil Young, Bob Marley, U2, James Brown, The Beatles, Rock and Roll
Ryan Coxabout this book: The title is borrowed from a line in a Jimi Hendrix song called 'Little Wing.' The lyric to Little Wing unravels like this, "Well she's walking through the clouds, with a circus mind that's running round." The title reference to the Hendrix classic really says all that you need to know about A Circus Mind. Around every corner you will find a reference to a lyric, a song, album or rock star moment between these pages.
The color to these rock star legends is literally filled in with masterpiece illustration of bold expression. 7 world class illustrated found inspiration in the writing, legend, and work of these music giants. Wether it is the bended faces of Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young or the Baquiat inspired illustration of The Rolling Stones, the brilliant spark of creativity will suck you in. Flip to any page in A Circus Mind and fall in love with the beautiful artwork and design of this talented group of illustrators.
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