Avery Hill are delighted to announce the release of A is for Amos, an illustrated musical A to Z by internationally renowned artist Daria Hlazatova, on Record Store Day, 18th April 2015.
Taking its inspiration from childhood A to Z books, A is for Amos features subjects from the world of music, all hand-picked by Daria, and re-created in her astonishingly detailed and fantastic style across twenty-six original illustrations. Bowie sits alongside Tchaikovsky. Zappa with Florence. Kate Bush with Underworld.
A is for Amos is printed in full colour, 7″ perfect bound format across 60 beautiful pages, and is essential for music fans and art lovers alike.
146 pages long, full colour.
Release date: August 28th 2015 with a launch party/signing at Travelling Man, Manchester
Debut convention: September 5th 2015 at International Comics Expo, Birmingham
London launch party/signing: September 11th 2015 at Orbital Comics, London
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