Tag Archive for 70s

David Bowie – Be My Wife – Speed of Life

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Be My Wife was released by David Bowie in June 1977 and was taken from his Low album. It’s B side was the albums instrumental introduction piece, ‘Speed of Life’. Rendered in felt pen and included in this Hand Drawn Album Covers (as a single) this was another illustration commissioned for Wedding decorations.

Joni Mitchell – My Old Man

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Another commission for the wedding project, this time Joni Mitchell and the track My Old Man. The track was penned by the famed duo Johnny Mercer and Bernard D. Hanighen and featured on Joni Mtchell’s ‘Blue’ album, released in 1971. Not blue here, it’s grey. And in felt pen. My old man he’s a singer…