Category: miles davis

In bed, on fur, shirtless in velvet and leather fringe playing trumpet: why not? Miles Davis, 1970, by Mark Patiky, my edit of original via pitchfork

John Lennon & Yoko Ono with Miles Davis and (with back to camera) journalist Al Aronowitz, 1971


The left palm of Miles Davis, New York, 1986 by Irving Penn

Miles Davis, John Lennon and Yoko Ono, June 1971.

1971 German concert posters by Gunther Kieser.

“You know why I stopped playing ballads? Because I love playing ballads so much.” Miles Davis at the Fillmore East, June 17-20 1970, playing a four night stand opening for Laura Nyro, by Amalie R. Rothschild, via bostonglobe

Miles Davis, 1970, by Don Hunstein, via jazzinphoto

Miles Davis, with Gary Bartz on alto sax, at the Berkshire Music Festival at Tanglewood, August 18, 1970, by David Gahr, via morrisonhotelgallery.

An edit of this photo was used for the 2nd cover of Miles’ 1971 classic album Jack Johnson

Miles Davis working the speed bag at Gleason’s Gym, NYC 1970, by Glen Craig

Miles Davis at Tanglewood, 1970, by Amalie R. Rothschild