The Rodney Graham Songbook is a compilation of 39 songs from Graham’s CDs and records including The Bed Bug, Love Buzz, And Other Short Songs in the Popular Idiom, Getting it Together in the Country, Rock is Hard, and Never Tell a Pal A Hard Luck Story.
Graham‘s songs are transcribed into sheet music with musical notation for piano, guitar tablature and lyrics. Taking the form of a popular songbook, the book features images of the artist, his band and new artwork. In addition the book contains a CD compilation of rare cover songs with two brand new tracks.
This is the first volume of the Vancouver Special series of artists´ books, edited by Kathy Slade and Christoph Keller, and published in collaboration with the Charles H. Scott Gallery / Emily Carr Institute Press, Vancouver.