Lovely authentic Alice Cooper autograph in black marker.
Alice Cooper autograph 8×10 B&W photo.
Alice Cooper (born Vincent Damon Furnier on February 4. 1948) is an American singer, songwriter, and actor whose career spans over five decades. With his distinctive raspy voice and a stage show. That features guillotines, electric chairs, fake blood, deadly snakes, baby dolls, and swords. Cooper is considered by music journalists and peers alike to be “The Godfather of Shock Rock”. He has drawn from horror films, vaudeville, and garage rock to pioneer a macabre and dramatic brand of rock designed to shock people.
Originating in Phoenix, Arizona, in the late 1960s. After he moved from Detroit, “Alice Cooper” was originally a band consisting of Furnier on vocals and harmonica. Lead guitarist Glen Buxton, Michael Bruce on rhythm guitar, Dennis Dunaway on bass guitar, and drummer Neal Smith. The original Alice Cooper band released its first album in 1969. Then broke into the global music scene with the 1971 hit “I’m Eighteen” from their third studio album Love It to Death. Followed by the even bigger single “School’s Out” in 1972. The band reached their peak with the 1973 album Billion Dollar Babies.
Furnier adopted the band’s name as his own name in the 1970s and began a solo career. With the 1975 concept album Welcome to My Nightmare. In 2011, he released Welcome 2 My Nightmare, his 19th album as a solo artist and 26th album in total. In 2011, the original Alice Cooper band was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Expanding from his Detroit rock roots, Cooper has experimented with a number of musical styles. These include art rock, hard rock, heavy metal, new wave, glam metal, pop rock, experimental rock, and industrial rock.