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Books Backstage: Tony Levin “Images from A Life on the Road”
January 29 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm$15
Images from a Life on the Road chronicles Levin’s 40 years of performing with Peter Gabriel, King Crimson, Paul Simon, Peter Frampton, and more Rochester Music Hall of Fame inductee and famed bassist Tony Levin will discuss his photography book Images from a Life on the Road at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 29, as part of the Rochester Music Hall of Fame series “Books Backstage.” Levin also will showcase limited-edition photogravure prints and sell autographed copies of his book, which features photos of concerts, portraits, and behind-the-scenes stories.
The talk will take place in The Atrium at Eastman Place, 25 Gibbs St., Rochester. Seating is limited and all NYS Covid restrictions in effect at the time of the event will be followed. The $15 admission fee is a donation to the Rochester Music Hall of Fame. Tickets can be purchased in advance at https://bit.ly/LevinTix.
The new 240-page book features photographs taken by Levin, chronicling more than 40 years of his personal experiences performing with Peter Gabriel, King Crimson, Paul Simon, Peter Frampton, and many other world-famous musicians. Fellow photographer and concert promoter Steve Czubara will moderate the event. Learn more at TonyLevin.com and see Levin talk abouthis book in a video at https://bit.ly/TonyLevinbook.
Levin is a graduate of the Eastman School of Music and an inductee of the Rochester Music Hall of Fame, Class of 2018. He has played on hundreds of albums and on major hits like Peter Gabriel’s “Sledgehammer” and Paul Simon’s “50 Ways to Leave Your Lover.” Levin previously published two photo books, Road Photos and Crimson Chronicles.
The current “Books Backstage” series, which kicked off in the fall, is sponsored by Reliant Credit Union.