Jun 19, 2019

NEWS: Six Feet High


Daniel Meadows’ photograph John Payne and friends with pigeon Chequer: Portsmouth, April 1974 is on display this summer on Sheffield railway station, six feet high.

It’s a collaborative project between Sheffield University and the Hepworth Wakefield where the photograph was on show throughout last winter in the exhibition ‘Modern Nature’. A poem has been written. Together, picture and poem, look like this:

 

Aug 14, 2019

Daniel Meadows interviewed for Behind the Lens

Aug 11, 2019

Daniel Meadows:
"A true storyteller and and extremely wise chap."

Jun 19, 2019

Daniel Meadows’ photograph John Payne and friends with pigeon Chequer: Portsmouth, April 1974 is on display this summer on Sheffield railway station, six feet high.

Jun 7, 2019

Elaine Constantine on Daniel Meadows: “It’s the work of a person who has tirelessly tried to communicate the stories of ordinary people, their motivations and triumphs as well as their humble and changing circumstances”

Apr 4, 2019

OUT TODAY: This Searing Light, the Sun and Everything Else: Joy Division: The Oral History by Jon Savage

Aug 13, 2018

Boot-boys are 'Big Picture' in the Observer.

Polyfoto
r/t: 2 min, 23 sec.

In the UK when we ask: "Where are you from?" we want to know a lot more than just your place of birth.

This story is about the England I come from.

<< Greil Marcus >>
Inspirations: 6 of 10

Rock 'n' roll writings. Here's one from American Folk in Granta 76. 2001. "But no one is just like anybody else. No one, in fact is even who he or she was ever supposed to be. No one was supposed to step out from their fellows and stand alone to say their piece, to thrill those who stand and listen with the notion that they, too might have a voice, to shame those who stand and listen because they lack the courage to do more than that."

Book. 1997. Invisible Republic: Bob Dylan's Basement Tapes. Marcus studies popular music recordings and lifts the lid on a nation's dustbin of history.