A graphic novel in the form of Ricardo Cavolo's personal diary, which follows the story of music through 101 essential artists; from Bach to Radiohead, to Amy Winehouse, Nirvana and Daft Punk. With over 100 uniquely colourful illustrations and handwritten text, lists, notes and personal anecdotes this is a book to delight in.
Ricardo Cavolo is fast becoming recognized as one of the most exciting illustrators to come out of Spain and his book 101 Artists to Listen to Before You Die is a pure and fun amalgam of sound and colour. He was previously art director at several advertising agencies before he realised his colorful tattooed beings and iconography should be shown to the world. He has done commercial illustrations for Y&R, Leo Burnett, Urban Outfitters, Converse and Nike.