Category: choker

Jimi Hendrix at The Isle of Wight, August 1970, by Chris Walter.

btw, you need to be more familiar with this amazing festival than you probably are. Here’s how just the second half of Sunday went: Donovan (who did both acoustic and electric sets), Pentangle, The Moody Blues, Jethro Tull, Jimi Hendrix, Joan Baez, Leonard Cohen, and Richie Havens. 

Hair: There, and Everywhere: Paul & Linda McCartney, 1975, by James Fortune, via glamour

Jimmy Page’s wizard pants and bedazzled choker, Detroit 1975

Gregg Allman, son of Odin, at The Warehouse, New Orleans, November 1970, age 22 (!!!), by Sidney Smith, via offbeat

George Harrison, casually gorgeous, via beatlelinks

Freddie Mercury, Queen 1975, by Neil Zlozower, via

John and Yoko walking down the Rue d’Antibbes during the Cannes Film Festival, May 1971, by Daniel Angeli. 

You’ve seen a lot of poorly Photoshopped exaggerations of his variation on the “Keep On Truckin’” strut crossed with a Monty Python “Silly Walk”, but the one up top is as close as I can get to the original, via reddit (normally the LAST place I’d normally go for historical accuracy, but there’s a first time for everything), with another shot from just after.

Freddie kissy, via yuukin-rinrin


Jimi Hendrix on the Dick Cavett Show – 1969


Stevie Nicks at the American Music Awards in 1983