Category: classic rock

Neil Young joins Joni Mitchell for “Furry Sing…

Neil Young joins Joni Mitchell for “Furry Sings the Blues” at The Band’s Last Waltz, San Francisco 1976, by Ed Perlstein, via cnn.

Bob Dylan, San Francisco 1979, by Baron Wolman

Bob Dylan, San Francisco 1979, by Baron Wolman

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Janis Joplin with her Porsche convertible, San…

Janis Joplin with her Porsche convertible, San Francisco, by Jim Marshall.

David Bowie’s handwritten notes on this Brian …

David Bowie’s handwritten notes on this Brian Ward photo used for the back cover of 1971’s Hunky Dory.

My most popular posts of 2017

I came across the best of tumblr tool, and discovered that I’d made 1163 original posts (ie, not counting reblogs), and you beautiful, beautiful people responded with 584,154 notes! 

Here’s the most popular post from each month.

December ♥ 3586

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November ♥ 1911

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October ♥ 3109

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September ♥ 1857

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August ♥ 1989

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July ♥ 2376

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June ♥ 3437

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May ♥ 2021

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April ♥ 2754

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March ♥ 7809

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February ♥ 4567

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January ♥ 4159

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Four Debbie Harry (including one with Iggy), two Patti Smith (including one channeling Dylan), two David Bowie, Jim Morrison, Led Zeppelin, Prince, and Janis – that’ll do! Follow the links for sources and credits.

2017 was a very difficult year for me personally, (mental illness, family medical crises, work crises, etc etc etc), and I can’t thank you all enough for taking such good care of me. I wouldn’t have gotten through it without you.

Joni Mitchell and The Band’s Robbie Robertson …

Joni Mitchell and The Band’s Robbie Robertson at The Last Waltz, San Francisco, Thanksgiving 1976, via jonimitchell.com

1971 German concert posters by Gunther Kieser.

1971 German concert posters by Gunther Kieser.

Jimi Hendrix and The Monkees: Michael Nesmith …

Jimi Hendrix and The Monkees: Michael Nesmith beside him, Peter Tork across from him, photo by Micky Dolenz. 

Mod! The Who, 1965, by Philippe Le Tellier

Mod! The Who, 1965, by Philippe Le Tellier

Alice Cooper, 1971: Bitch, bitch, bitch

Alice Cooper, 1971: Bitch, bitch, bitch