Oasis - Be Here Now - Front Album Cover - Michael Spencer Jones
Image size: 18 inches x 18 inches
Paper size: 24” x 25”
Print: Archival pigment print on acid free 308 gsm Hahnemuhle paper, signed, annotated and numbered on the front by Michael Spencer Jones.
Photographer Michael Spencer Jones first photographed Oasis in the second year of their career, he then went on to spend five years working closely with the band to produce iconic album covers for Definitely Maybe, Be Here Now as well as (What’s the Story) Morning Glory.
His personal connection tot he band members reflects in the intimacy of his photos and the incredible link to surrealism and comedy as with the cover of Be Here Now. The most incredible thing about this photograph is undoubtedly its connection to reality were, because it was before the days of Photoshop, the Rolls-Royce was actually lowered down into the pool to produce the shoot. The thought behind is images and the execution of the wild ideas creates these iconic images that will stay with us forever.