Apples to Zeppelin A Rockin' ABC for Cool Kids may just be the coolest ABC board book ever made. For beginning readers, it features over 100 words. The first important words in a babies' life like apple, dog, and socks are illustrated alongside the other essentials for every young rocker, such as; electric guitar, drums and microphone. The illustrations are all in the bright and nostalgic vintage style of the classic rock era. And, as if that isn't enough, every page contains a visual shout out to classic bands, like The Beatles, Lynyrd Skynyrd, and, of course, Led Zeppelin. The wide variety of bright and bold illustrations and the fun approach are sure to delight parent and child alike. Apples to Zeppelin is a well made board book that will survive the repeated readings every toddler will demand.
The New-York Historical Society presents the rock & roll world of Bill Graham (1931–1991), one of the most influential concert promoters of all time. Bill Graham and the Rock & Roll Revolution explores the life and work of the legendary music impresario who worked with the biggest names in rock music. Showcasing more than 300 objects—including rock memorabilia, photographs, and concert posters with a site-specific installation of “The Joshua Light Show,” the trailblazing liquid light show conceived in 1967 by multimedia artist Joshua White that served as a psychedelic backdrop to Graham’s concert productions in New York. On view February 14 – August 23, 2020.