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Sunday, 5 February 2012
Retrosonic Podcast Episode 1 Bonus Track: Part 1 of our interview with Rock Photographer Paul Slattery
Paul Slattery photographed by Steve Worrall in Ranscombe Studios, Medway 2011
Steve from the Retro Man Blog talks to Rock Photographer Paul Slattery. Paul has released two books, "The Smiths: The Early Years" and "Oasis: A Year On The Road" both published by Omnibus Press. He has been there at the beginning with U2, Oasis and The Smiths, been taught the Rock 'n' Roll lifestyle by Lemmy and Phil Lynott, toured with The Stone Roses and Manic Street Preachers in Japan and captured such icons as Bob Marley, The Clash, Mark E Smith and Jeffrey Lee Pierce amongst many others. In Part 1 we discuss Paul's early influences and first steps into the world of Rock Photography.