Thursday, November 20, 2008

Ronnie Wood and Led Zeppelin pay tribute to Ahmet Ertegun

November 24th Christie's of NY will be auctioning off a very special print by Ronnie Wood.

Last year in honor of the music industry legend, the late Ahmet Ertegun, Led Zeppelin asked their friend Ronnie Wood to creat a painting of their late friend that was later printed in a small edition of 100.

Most all of these prints were sold off to a crowed awaiting for Led Zeppelin to go on stage at the O2 Arena in London for their last concert. The prints signed by Ronnie alone sold for $3,00o each.

The prints now being offered in auction by Christie's is something very unique from the ones sold at O2, They are signed by all current members of Led Zeppelin. A collection of signature very rarely seen together these days.

This auction to will be strictly for the raising of money for charities in the honor of Ahmet Ertegun.

To read more about Ronnie Wood's print of Ahmet Ertegun signed by all of Led Zeppelin, ready the story at Limelight Agency.

Wednesday, November 19, 2008

Ronnie Wood back with the Faces? Album? Tour??

It seems to be true. Ronnie Wood has joined back up with Rod Stewart and the rest of the old surviving gang to get The Faces Back together. Recently The sources of the highest authority (Rod) have confirmed they are putting something together in the studio. It's said, as recently as Monday this week (Nov 16).

More on The Faces Reunion Tour, Ronnie Wood, Rod Stewart, and the rest.

For the fans waking up from a three decade dormancy, they may be interested to take another look at some fantastic paintings Ronnie Wood has done of his old band mates in the Faces. And some great ones of Ronnie Wood and Rod Stewart and Ronnie Wood's take on Rod Stewart alone.

Monday, November 3, 2008

Stephen Holland paints LA Dodger Don Drysdale.

As the official artist of the Los Angeles Dodgers during their 50th year in LA, Stephen Holland has been painting the the great players of their history. This series started with Jackie Robinson and now continues with the hall of fame pitcher Don Drysdale.

This fantastic painting of Don Drysdale by Holland is now available in galleries.

Go hear to read the full Story about Stephen Holland's painting of Don Drysdale.

Sunday, November 2, 2008

The Daily Sound of Santa Barbara this year wrote a world class feature story on their local art celebrity Stephen Holland.

The paper spent a day in Holland's home studio getting an amazing view and understanding for the painter that is known as America's top celling artist of sports and celebrity.

From what you can see in the stories photo's the are capturing hard at work whilc he was painting his recent release of Mickey Mantle.

To Read this amazing story of about artist Stephen Holland and his lofty Sports and celebrity art career.