Category: 70s fashion

Debbie Harry, by Chris Stein, in their New Yor…

Debbie Harry, by Chris Stein, in their New York City apartment. Pretty fucking punk in a sequined see-through gown

The Who: Keith Moon, from an unused cover shoo…

The Who: Keith Moon, from an unused cover shoot for 1971′s Who’s Next, by Ethan Russell. (Although not used for the album cover, many shots from this session were used for ads for the album and the “Won’t Get Fooled Again” single.)

Bob Dylan attending the Mariposa Folk Festival…

Bob Dylan attending the Mariposa Folk Festival 1972. Just as a fan, not there to perform. Photo by Sue Kawalerski.

“I don’t know how long I was there before I sensed that someone was coming up from behind. I turned my head away from the viewfinder just long enough to get a glimpse of a guy walking slowly towards me. I went back to taking pictures of ducks but in a split second it registered that the guy was Bob Dylan. Why I didn’t freak I don’t know. But I didn’t. Then, this guy, Bob Dylan, sits down on the ground next to me and asks me what I’m doing. Seemed pretty obvious to me but I told him I was taking pictures of ducks.” [x]

Mick Jagger at Knebworth, 1976, by Graham Wilt…

Mick Jagger at Knebworth, 1976, by Graham Wiltshire

Alice Cooper! The freakiest thing about this p…

Alice Cooper! The freakiest thing about this photo to me isn’t the sequins, top hat, blood, or makeup, but his suntan.

The Who: Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend, Hou…

The Who: Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend, Houston 1975, by Robert Matheu

Cher, 1974. Purple eyeshadow complementing the…

Cher, 1974. Purple eyeshadow complementing the nails and sequined butterflies: needless to say.

This may be everything about the mid-70s that you need to know.

David Gilmour, Pink Floyd

David Gilmour, Pink Floyd

Mick Jagger, 1973 benefit concert at the LA Fo…

Mick Jagger, 1973 benefit concert at the LA Forum for victims of the Nicaraguan earthquake, by James Fortune, via

Debbie Harry, by Chris Stein

Debbie Harry, by Chris Stein