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A Boston-centric gift guide for music lovers - The Boston Globe

You can feel the intensity in every shot collected in “Punk, Post Punk, New Wave: Onstage, Backstage, In Your Face, 1978-1991,” a new book of previously unseen photos by the celebrity photographer Michael Grecco.

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8 great coffee table books - Newsday

In 162 gorgeous color and black-and-white photos, Grecco takes readers back to a vibrant bygone era as his camera captures the performers’ raw energy and outrageousness both onstage and off.

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Book by ex-Hub photographer offers portrait of Boston’s punk heyday - Boston Herald

Conventional wisdom names New York City as the hub of the punk rock explosion of the ’70s. Of course, punk has never put much stock in conventional wisdom. And so, with his new book, “Punk, Post Punk New Wave: Onstage, Backstage, In Your Face, 1978—1991,” photographer Michael Grecco reminds fans of the genre that Boston played a pivotal role in launching the musical revolution.

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A Camera and Three Chords: Documenting the D.I.Y. Ethos of Punk - Blind

Celebrated photographer and film director Michael Grecco revisits his archive to unearth images capturing the raw power of punk music.

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Anarchy in the USA - The Herald, Scotland

Michael Grecco’s vision of punk rock. Towards the end of his new book Punk, Post Punk, New Wave, a compilation of images he took back at the end of the 1970s and the start of the 1980s…

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Punk Rock Chaotic - WGBH, Boston

Acclaimed photographer Michael Grecco brings us back to the chaotic energy of punk rock era in the late 70s to early 90s in his newest collection of images, Punk, Post Punk, New Wave: Onstage, Backstage, In Your Face…

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Abrams Books : Michael Grecco : Punk Post Punk New Wave - The Eye of Photography

American photographer Michael Grecco’s latest book Punk Post Punk New Wave: Onstage, Backstage, In Your Face, 1978-1991 is a visceral reminder of what freedom looks like. It also reminds us of the power of music in lifting a collective finger at authority! As Grecco writes, the punk era was a moment without boundaries – “Wear what you want! Say what you want! Make music however you want!”.

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Talk About Fine Art Photography EP2 - THE PHOTOGALLERY

Days of Punk with Micheal Grecco

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“Punk, Post Punk and New Wave” with Photographer Michael Grecco - NPR Illinois

A few months ago we had the pleasure of speaking with celebrity photographer Michael Grecco about his career. Now we’re so happy to welcome him BACK to the Front Row…

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Onstage, Backstage: Photographer Michael Grecco Captured Boston’s Punk and Post Punk Scenes - PleaseKillMe.com

The visual evidence of his time in Boston is contained in Punk Post Punk New Wave: Onstage, Backstage, In Your Face, 1978-1991 (Abrams), an impressive collection of the best of his black-and-white photographs.

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Michael Grecco’s emblem new guide, “Punk, Post Punk, New Wave: Onstage, Backstage, In Your Face, 1978–1991” - Google News Post

Both a chronicler of and player in this song revolution, Grecco captured in-your-face efficiency moments and behind the scenes pictures with bands together with The Cramps, The Clash, Dead Kennedys, Talking Heads…

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From Punk to Portraits - The Argonaut

MICHAEL GRECCO HAS DONE IT ALL AS A PHOTOGRAPHER

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Prince Charming - Uncut Magazine

Michael Grecco’s new photobook captures the youthful vitality of the post-punk era. It was definitely a wild time,” says Michael Grecco of the five or so years he spent on the Boston post-punk and new wave scene…

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Punk, Post Punk, New Wave - Cool Hunting, Gift Guide

Familiar and previously unpublished images of a dynamic music scene by photographer and filmmaker Michael Grecco fill the pages of Punk, Post Punk, New Wave: Onstage, Backstage…

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Previously Unseen Photographs of Punk Music’s Quintessential Artists in new Coffee Table Book - Yahoo News

In the very non-socially-distanced late 1970s, punk rock music grew and morphed into post-punk and new wave movements that prevailed into the 1990s…

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Rival Magazine Issue 5 Nov 2020 - Rival Magazine

Michael Grecco…The Light, The Lens, The Master

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Meet an Artist Monday - LA Weekly

Michael Grecco has enjoyed a long and distinguished career as an editorial and fine art photographer. Traveling the globe many times over in pursuit of his gigs, subjects, and ideas, he’s one of those curious-minded…

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Photos With Stories - Jay Blakesberg

Photos With Stories :: Michael Grecco :: Hosted by Jay Blakesberg

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In Your Face! Michael Grecco Discusses New Book of Classic Punk, Post-Punk & New Wave Music Photos - Digital Photo Pro

Grecco’s iconic photos of this classic music era have just been released in a new book titled “Punk, Post Punk, New Wave: Onstage, Backstage, In Your Face, 1977-1991.” Today a successful commercial and celebrity portrait photographer, Grecco shot these never-before-seen photos while documenting the club scene in Boston and New York.

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12 Best New Punk Music Books To Read In 2021 - Book Authority

As featured on CNN, Forbes and Inc – BookAuthority identifies and rates the best books in the world, based on recommendations by thought leaders and experts…

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Punk’s Most Intimate Moments - Punktuation Magazine

New Book Shares Images of Punk’s Most Intimate Moments. Three decades of punk’s rebellious heart and soul has been captured in a revealing new book by photographer Michael Grecco…

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Michael Grecco Interview - WSCA

Interview with renown author and photojournalist Michael Grecco regarding his book “Punk, Post-Punk, New Wave….”, a expose on the Boston music and club scene from the late 70’s to mid-80’s.

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Punk Rock’s Chaotic Energy Revitalized By Acclaimed Photographer Michael Grecco - News Break

Henry In The Hub: Full Interview With Photographer Michael Grecco. Acclaimed photographer Michael Grecco brings us back to the chaotic energy of punk rock era in the late 70s to early 90s…

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WEBINAR REPLAY: Onstage, Backstage, In Your Face! - This Week In Photo

In the cultural crucible of the very non-socially-distanced late 1970s, punk rock  music expanded and morphed into the post-punk and new wave movements that prevailed until the early 1990s…

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VR Shorts #21: Michael Grecco Returns / Photographer/Director - Visual Revolutionary Podcast

Photographer/Director Michael Grecco returns to the show to talk about his new book “Punk Post Punk New Wave…..Onstage, Backstage, In Your Face 1978-1991” where he presents a never before…

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#142 Directing Martin Scorsese - Photography Daily Podcast

Hollywood portrait photographer Michael Grecco talks of his inspirations, the business of photography in 2020 and beyond, plus being the boss of your own space; working with influential figures such as Bill Gates…

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Cameras Drugs & Rock ‘N’ Roll - The Photography Daily Podcast

New Book Shares Images of Punk’s Most Intimate Moments. Three decades of punk’s rebellious heart and soul has been captured in a revealing new book by photographer Michael Grecco…

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Finding Inspiration with Michael Grecco - Videomaker Podcast

Mike and Chris talk with world-renowned director and photographer Michael Grecco about finding inspiration in image creation and how directors and photographers require different mindsets to do good work…

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Underground and Over the Top - Art and Cake

Exploring the energy of an era with Michael Grecco. When I first heard about Michael Greco‘s book, Punk, Post Punk, New Wave: Onstage, Backstage, In Your Face, 1978–1991, I could not wait to get my hands on it…

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Short Life Lessons From Michael Grecco - WorldClassPerformer.com

Grecco has spent years perfecting his signature lighting technique, and in addition to his work for clients, and as an authority on studio and location lighting, he began teaching his process to photographers all over the world, as well as publishing a book on the subject.

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Meet Michael Grecco: Photographer, director, producer, and entrepreneur - Shout Out LA

Risk is everything. Anything easy to do, without much risk, brings little to no reward. There is a saying in the business community, if it was easy to do, everyone would be doing it, and everyone would be champions, rich and successful.

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Anarchy in the USA: The Idea of Punk Rock by Michael Grecco - Brinkwire

Photographer Michael Grecco sums up what the period meant to him at the end of his latest book Punk, Post Punk, New Wave, a collection of photographs he took in the late 1970s and early 1980s.

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Michael Grecco – Rock Photography Museum - RPM Archives, Rock Photography Museum

Michael Grecco is an award-winning commercial and fine art photographer and film director noted for his superb celebrity portraits, innovative magazine covers, editorial images, and advertising…

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Days of Punk, The Punk and Post Punk Era - A Photo Editor

I moved to college in the mid-seventies in Boston a music elitist. My New York upbringings had created a music snob, into only the coolest rock, Bowie, The Velvets, the Ramones, Pattie Smith and a hatred for hair bands…

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World Class photographer Michael Grecco uses SanDisks Powerful SSDs designed for the toughest jobs - Videomaker – Sandisk

Michael Grecco is an award-winning commercial and fine art photographer and film director noted for his superb celebrity portraits, innovative magazine covers, editorial images…

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Michael Grecco II Ep. 212 - iHeart Radio Podcast

News photographer by day, rock photographer by night, Michael Grecco joins Andy to talk about the perks of high-end digital photography, his personal and professional interest in subcultures, and Tiger King…

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Michael Grecco II Ep. 212 - Inebriart Podcast

Photographer Michael Grecco returns to talk about his newly-released book, Punk, Post Punk, New Wave: Onstage, Backstage, In Your Face, 1978-1991. He chats with Andy about training as a photographer…

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New Photo Book Documents the Fascinating Heyday of Punk Rock - Fstoppers

Michael Grecco’s brand new book, “Punk, Post Punk, New Wave: Onstage, Backstage, In Your Face, 1978–1991” features more than 160 previously unseen photos from the heyday…

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An Eye Catching Cake Lick - Rangefinder

Last month, photographer Michael Grecco had a new book released by Abrams titled Punk, Post Punk, New Wave: Onstage, Backstage, In Your Face, 1978 to 1991. “It’s a body of never-before-seen punk and new wave images from the time I myself was a club kid,” says Grecco, “like this one, of The Motels’ lead singer Martha Davis.”

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New Photo Book Documents the Fascinating Heyday of Punk Rock - Inspired Girls Online

Michael Grecco’s emblem new e-book, “Punk, Post Punk, New Wave: Onstage, Backstage, In Your Face, 1978–1991” options greater than 160 prior to now unseen pictures from the heyday of the explosive…

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Jim Sullivan intros new photo book chronicling Boston’s early punk scene - WickedLocal.com

In “Punk, Post Punk, New Wave: Onstage, Backstage, In Your Face, 1978–1991,” photographer Michael Grecco chronicles the Boston punk scene of the late 1970s…

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Rare photos from punk music era in new coffee table book - Auction Central News

In the very non-socially-distanced late 1970s, punk rock music grew and morphed into post-punk and new wave movements that prevailed into the 1990s…

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Black and white footage of bands that defined the punk rock genre - FotoTV, Germany

Michael Grecco – The young punk photographer

In this film, portrait and advertising photographer Michael Grecco brings us back to the chaotic and rebellious punk rock era of the late 70s to early with his latest collection of images “Punk, Postpunk, New Wave: Onstage, Backstage, In Your Face, 1978-1991” 90s.

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Grecco captured in black and white and color the raw energy, sweat, and antics that characterized the alternative music of the time. - C86 Show - Indie Pop Podcast

Michael Grecco in conversation with David Eastaugh

Photographer and filmmaker Michael Grecco was in the thick of things, documenting the club scene in places like Boston and New York as punk rock morphed into the post-punk and new wave movements that dominated from the late ’70s to the early ’90s. From Sex Pistols to Blondie, Talking Heads, Human Sexual Response, Elvis Costello, Joan Jett, The Ramones, and many others

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Michael Grecco, in conversation with Oedipus and Tami Heide, discusses Punk, Post Punk, New Wave: Onstage, Backstage, In Your Face, 1978–1991 - Book Soup

Grecco captured in black and white and color the raw energy, sweat, and antics that characterized the alternative music of the time. Punk, Post Punk, New Wave: Onstage, Backstage, In Your Face, 1978-1991 features stunning, never-before-seen photography from this iconic period in music.

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Michael Grecco discusses Punk, Post Punk, New Wave with Jim Sullivan - Brookline Booksmith

Michael Grecco discusses his photographic history of punk, Punk, Post Punk, New Wave, in conversation with Jim Sullivan.

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Book Chat: Michael Grecco, Gia DeSantis & Oedipus - Exile in Bookville

Michael is in conversation with Gia DeSantis and Oedipus.

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