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The king of style : dressing Michael Jackson / Michael Bush ; forward by John Branca.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Stan Getz Library ML88.J3 B87 2012 37684001074069 Oversized Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781608871513
  • ISBN: 1608871517
  • Physical Description: xi, 203 p. : col. ill., ports. ; 34 cm.
  • Publisher: San Rafael, Calif. : Insight Editions, c2012.

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Summary, etc.:
"Through his music, dance, and fashion, Michael Jackson created a mystique that was unique to him and recognized as such throughout the world. For five decades he mesmerized audiences--and for twenty-five of those years Michael Bush was there as Jackson's designer, stylist, and friend, accompanying the King of Pop on his journey to becoming the King of Style. While paying homage to the original Billie Jean, Beat It, and Thriller looks that put Jackson on the fashion map, The King of Style also traces their evolution over several decades. Jackson's penchant for the military silhouette is explored in detail, along with the trade secrets behind the sequined glove and the fencing uniform that he, Michael Bush, and Dennis Tompkins reinvented to make stage magic. It was Bush who dressed Jackson for the final time, before he was buried. Dozens of garments were left unfinished by his shocking death. The legacy of Michael Jackson lives on. An artist like none other, he transformed everything he touched--from the fabric of his clothes to his legions of fans around the world"--Publisher's web site.
Subject: Bush, Michael (Costume designer)
Tompkins, Dennis (Costume designer)
Jackson, Michael, 1958-2009.
Jackson, Michael, 1958-2009 > Portraits.
Jackson, Michael, 1958-2009 > Clothing.
Fashion > Pictorial works.
African American rock musicians > Portraits.
Rock musicians > United States > Portraits.
African American singers > Portraits.
Singers > United States > Portraits.

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