A Drummer’s Perspective Hardcover Book
A DRUMMER'S PERSPECTIVE HARDCOVER BOOK
A Drummer’s Perspective
Author David Phillips launched his first book A Drummer’s Perspective to critical acclaim. The large format book is a stunning collection of live action photos celebrating the world of drumming with some of the finest photographs of over hundred legendary drummers. It is a unique collection of pictures brought together by the author David Phillips, who was given rare access across stages and behind the scenes to many of the biggest bands in the world.
The book features over hundred drumming legends from every type of genre and includes photos of Dave Grohl, Joey Jordison, Zak Starkey, Ginger Baker, Dominic Howard, Neil Peart, Nicko McBrain, Mitch Mitchell, Roger Taylor, Dennis Chambers, Mike Portnoy, Nick Mason, Alex Acuña, Dave Weckl, Josh Freese, Chad Smith, Joey Castillo, Thomas Lang and many more.
Renowned drummer, Terry Bozzio wrote the foreword. Each picture is accompanied with details of where and when it was taken, recollections and anecdotes from the author, together with tour memorabilia such as backstage and photo passes.
The book has almost 200 photos of some of the most amazing rock concerts and provides a fascinating insight to drummers, their playing and their world.
Adam Budofsky, Modern Drummer:
“This book is a collection of his (David Phillips) most exciting photographs, and it’s a treat to pore over his high quality portraits…….the large format hardcover presentation complements the energy and bigness of the photography
It is often said that drummers have the best seat in the house. This coffee table collection of more thank 100 drummers-eye view photos taken over years by photographer Dave Phillips proves it….the images are top notch and give the kind of close insight into some of the world’s finest drummers and their set-ups that many people can only dream of.