Robertson, Robbie --How to Become Clairvoyant [Other Ephemera]
Santa Monica: 429 Records, 2011. NEAR MINT. Some rubbing on the bottom of the vinyl sleeves. Limited to 2,500. Each package is SIGNED by Robbie Robertson. Custom slip cover holding a music book and an art book.
The 13″ x 13″ Music Book contains: How To Become Clairvoyant CD (12 tracks); Bonus CD with 10 additional tracks (two exclusive new tracks, six songwriter versions and two outtakes); 3-180-gram clear vinyl LPs containing the 22 tracks from the album; DVD containing three multitrack files (“When The Night Was Young” “He Don’t Live Here No More” and “This Is Where I Get Off”) from the How To Become Clairvoyant album.
A 13″ x 13″ Art Book contains more than 50 pages of art, photos and notes from the album and an individually numbered set of five exclusive 12" x 12" limited edition, signed lithographs. Acclaimed American conceptual artist Richard Prince contributes three "rephotographs" of Robertson and photographer/director Anton Corbijn contributes one image. The fifth lithograph is of the 2011 Robbie Robertson commemorative Canadian stamp, which features a photograph by David Jordan Williams, who also designed a set of eight 4.25" x 6.25" tarot cards exclusively for the Limited Edition.
Robbie Robertson's How To Become Clairvoyant which debuted at No. 13* on The Billboard 200 and was awarded four stars by Rolling Stone, is the most personal album of his career and a deeply collaborative work as well, featuring such artists as Eric Clapton, Steve Winwood, Trent Reznor, Tom Morello, Robert Randolph and others.
Robertson is a Canadian musician, songwriter, film composer, producer, actor, and author. He is best known for his work as lead guitarist and songwriter for The Band and for his career as a solo recording artist.