This event is 21+.
Celebrate the rise of Ziggy Stardust at the opening party for Bowie by Mick Rock, featuring 65 photographs by David Bowie's personal photographer Mick Rock.
• Q&A with photographer Mick Rock
• Live performances by Great Spiders (from Mars)
• Mick Rock book signing
• Documentary screening SHOT! The Psycho-Spiritual Mantra of Rock
• Glam looks by Bowie Salon and Spa
• Bowie-inspired photo ops
• “John, I’m Only Dancing” DJ party featuring DJ BRNT ZA
Costumes encouraged: Channel your inner Spider from Mars, Thin White Duke, Jareth, Tesla, or Ziggy Stardust.
DATE AND TIME:
June 30, 2017
325 5th Avenue N
Seattle, WA 98109
$27 ($22 MoPOP members)
SHOT! THE PSYCHO-SPIRITUAL MANTRA OF ROCK is an odyssey into the colorful and bohemian tales of rock 'n' roll's history. Presented in his own words, his film reveals an enigmatic Rock and his adventurous life both behind the camera and as an integral member of the artist’s entourage.
ABOUT GREAT SPIDERS
Great Spiders is the name of a musical project started in 2005 and authored by Omar Schambacher. At the moment Great Spiders self describes as “pop” where no particular era or genre, in the popular vein, are exclusively inspirational. Generally, when crafting material, Great Spiders’ music references Blues music and popular music spanning the decades from the 1950’s through the turn of the millennium.
Photo: © MICK ROCK 1972, 2017