Following the success of their Jazz Covers book, German publisher Taschen and Portuguese record collector Joaquim Paulo have teamed up again. In Funk & Soul Covers, they portray over 500 artworks from the likes of Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, James Brown, Earth, Wind & Fire, Prince, Michael Jackson and just about everybody else.
The book is spiced up with interviews with Larry Mizell, David Ritz and Daptone’s Gabriel Roth, as well as personal favourites by Danny Krivit, Steinski, Andy Smith, Egon (Stones Throw/Now-Again), Quantic and many others.
You can leaf through the book online or buy a copy, starting this September.
June 22, 2012 Taschen has started selling this book for a reduced price of only €14.99
Funk & Soul Covers
Joaquim Paulo, Julius Wiedemann
Softcover with flaps, 24 x 24 cm, 432 pages, € 29.99