Category: punk rock

Iggy Pop in dog collar and evening gloves, 197…

Iggy Pop in dog collar and evening gloves, 1970,  by Frank Pettis

Patti Smith at The Old Boarding House, San F…

Patti Smith at The Old

Boarding House, San Francisco, 1975, by Michael Zagaris. 

‘I met Patti backstage and we hung out and talked as I took photos. Patti was trying on different hats and scarves, finally saying, ‘Do you think we’ve got it?’ I said, ‘We’ve got some nice images so far, but what I think they’re really looking for is a portrait.’ Patti walked into the bathroom and standing next to the toilet she asked, ‘How is this for a portrait?’

Freddie Mercury, glam rock punk disco god, Kan…

Freddie Mercury, glam rock punk disco god, Kanazawa Japan, April 21, 1979

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astralsilence: Ramones live at the Old Waldor…

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Ramones live at the Old Waldorf Nightclub, San Francisco, 1978. Photo by Richard McCaffrey.

The Runaways, Mk IV (Joan Jett, Vicki Blue, Sa…

The Runaways, Mk IV (Joan Jett, Vicki Blue, Sandy West, Lita Ford) by Michael Mastro, from their official Twitter.

Lou Reed screen tests for Andy Warhol, 1966

Lou Reed screen tests for Andy Warhol, 1966

Iggy Pop at San Francisco’s Winterland Ballroo…

Iggy Pop at San Francisco’s Winterland Ballroom, May 1970 by Robert Altman, color edit for the Gimme Some Skin singles box at amazon

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Joey Ramone with his Polaroid camera at Nonson Gallery on 133 Wooster Street, New York, June 3rd, 1978. He was there to attend the opening of a punk/new wave art show advertised as What’s Punk?

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Debbie Harry at CBGB, by Bobby Grossman

Debbie Harry at CBGB, by Bobby Grossman

Debbie Harry & Iggy Pop for Paco Rabanne, …

Debbie Harry & Iggy Pop for Paco Rabanne, 2015