“Buy Me, Boston” book talk and multimedia presentation with author Brian Coleman and special guests Prince Charles Alexander and David Bieber
This will be a multimedia event, with a slideshow of vintage Boston advertisements, selected video clips, and a panel discussion about Boston in the late 20thcentury, featuring:
Revere-based authorBrian Coleman(also known for hisCheck the Techniquehip-hop oral history series)
And very special guests:Prince Charles Alexander, Boston-born Grammy-winning engineer, Berklee College of Music Professor and 70s-80s R & B musician; and renowned archivistDavid Bieberof the David Bieber Archives, formerly with WBCN, WFNX and theBoston Phoenix.
Buy Me,Boston is an acclaimed new visual history book that features over 390 vintage advertisements, posters and flyers, scanned from original sources, including issues ofThe Boston Phoenix,The Real Paper,The Bay State Banner,Boston Rockand dozens more.