‘Art Of Noise visit the city’ – a Smash Hits ‘Into Battle’ advert

AJ Barratt: “As a matter of history they’re my arms on the spanner shot – I used a shutter release at my feet and guessed the position of the spanner. Strange but true.”

Included here is the original photo, scanned from AJs archive, plus two outtakes from the same session.

artist: Art Of Noise title: Into Battle with… format: Smash Hits 1/2 pg advert design: XLZTT photography: AJ Barratt cat. no: ZTIS100 date: 13-2610/83 art of notes: Again, almost identical to the hand with rose ads that debuted the week before, this one had the hand with spanner and a new byline.

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