Cuba: Music and Revolution - Original Album Cover Art of Cuban Music: the Record Sleeve Designs of Revolutionary Cuba 1960-85

Author(s): Stuart Baker (Editor); Gilles Peterson (Editor)

poster & album art

Cuba: Music and Revolution is the first ever book about Cuban record sleeve design and features hundreds of rarely ever seen vinyl records that were produced in Cuba from the start of the Cuban Revolution at the beginning of the 1960s up until 1991 when Cuba's Special Period, brought about by the dissolution of the Soviet Union. The withdrawal of Russia's financial support for the Cuban government led to many economic hardships including the demise of vinyl record manufacturing in Cuba. Generously illustrated with hundreds of colour images, Cuba: Music and Revolution presents the history of Cuban record cover art, including many examples previously unseen outside the island itself.

Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781916359802
  • : Soul Jazz Records
  • : Soul Jazz Records
  • : January 2021
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Stuart Baker (Editor); Gilles Peterson (Editor)
  • : Paperback
  • : 180