The Music that Shaped America

Marsbeat Studios Architects of American Music presents THE MUSIC THAT SHAPED AMERICA, a celebration of the artists and heritage that influence and define the musical cultures of today. Immortalized in rich colors on hand-illustrated collectable cards, every artist is carefully detailed and portrayed in their element with biography.

 

MARSBEAT STUDIOS PRESENTS

THE ROOTS OF AMERICAN MUSIC

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A compilation of Jazz's All-Time Greatest Artists, hand-illustrated into Art Card Portraits with a Bio on the flipside in a cool flip-top box.

Charlie Parker, John Coltrane, Miles Davis, Thelonious Monk, Billy Holiday, Max Roach, Sonny Rollins, Dexter Gordon, Charles Mingus, Sarah Vaughan and many more.  All here and beautifully portrayed and packaged.

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MARSBEAT STUDIOS PRESENTS

THE ROOTS OF AMERICAN MUSIC

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A compilation of Hand-illustrated Blues Legend Portraits & Bios of the all-time Greats in a sleek blue translucent case.

Little Walter, B.B King, Muddy Waters, Willie Dixon, Charlie Musselwhite, Hound Dog Taylor, John Lee Hooker, Paul Butterfield, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Buddy Guy, Elmore James, Bonnie Raitt, Robert Johnson, Mississippi Fred McDowell to name a few and many more. All here and beautifully portrayed and packaged.

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Marsbeat Studios Architect of American Music brings music enthusiasts a new and compelling format to center interest, conversation, and exchange around.

From collector appreciation to a powerful and rich awareness vehicle; deep educational engagement tools or unique promotional gifts, the Architects of American Music collector card series are exceptional, expressive and powerful.

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I love these. I love carrying around a collection of topics I like to talk about, sharing them with friends – they loved them too. The Blue Note NYC - Stanley Clarke
I love your artwork! It's a pleasure reflecting on the your lighting Hopkins drawing. I had the pleasure of playing with Dan Paik, Fred McDowell, Steve Mann, Lonnie Johnson, and Brownie McGhee...I appreciate how Ron expresses the blues through his art as well as his harmonica playing. Will Scarlett- Harmonica
Working with my jazz students, these cards helped bring the artists and music to life. They were mesmerized. Bill Stevens - Jazz Students at the Frank Sinatra School, Astoria, NY
"Cool! And you have Paul Butterfield in that Blues deck! - the unsung hero!" Steven Van Zandt - American musician, songwriter, record producer, arranger, actor, and radio disc jockey
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Jazz Cards

Volume 1 portrays 35 outstanding musical legends that have shaped and continue to inspire America’s rich jazz tradition.

Blues Cards

Volume 2 portrays 35 outstanding musical Blues legends that have helped begin most other forms of music.