Rock On

Lyons, Jessica
December 2002
Art Business News;Dec2002, Vol. 29 Issue 12, p40
Trade Publication
Analyzes the painting profession of some real-life rock stars or musicians. Information on artist and music careers of Jimi Hendrix, John Lennon and Ronnie Wood; Inspirations of musicians in creating their work; Theme of each artist musicians works.


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