Category: the fillmore

Duane Allman, San Francisco’s Fillmore West, Jan 28-31, 1971, by Jim Marshall.

Janis Joplin at The Fillmore, San Francisco, 1968, by Paul Fusco. ‘Photographing Janis Joplin in concert was so intense that it stayed with me. I felt connected to her. Her voice shocks the listener with its power – and I try to shock my audience into feeling what I do when I take a photo.’

The Who: Pete Townshend (with a peek of Keith Moon behind him) at Fillmore East, 1967, by Linda McCartney, my edit of original via

more-relics:

Pink Floyd 

Fillmore East, Manhattan, New York City, NY, USA  Sep. 1970. 

©

 Mike Frankel.

Aretha, backstage at Fillmore West, February 1971, by Jim Marshall

Janis Joplin, Fillmore East 1968, by Ken Regan

soundsof71:

Crosby Stills Nash & Young (or as shown: Nash, Crosby, Young, & Stills), Fillmore East, 1970, by Amalie R. Rothschild

These shows were among those included on the sorely underrated 4 Way Street live album, released April 1971.  It went straight to #1, and became one of the year’s best-selling albums.

electripipedream:

Pink Floyd poster from Muziek Expres magazine, 1971

I love this photo! I’m doing my best to narrow down when it was taken, and I think I’ve landed on The Fillmore West, September 27, 1970.

“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

Pink Floyd at New York’s Fillmore East, 1970, magnificent poster by David Edward Byrd