Thursday, 28 February 2013
Collaborative - D&C/ Iconic music photography
After looking at a lot of contemporary and fashion photography i thought it may be useful to look at iconic images in the music industry, here are a few images from The Uncut Collection presented by NME, the limited edition photos feature the likes of The Rollings Stones, The Beatles and David Bowie.
Photo: Express - The Beatles performing their last live public concert on the rooftop of the Apple Organization building for the film documentary, ‘Let It Be,’ on Savile Row, London, England.
Photo: Hulton Archive - David Bowie performs his final concert as Ziggy Stardust at the Hammersmith Odeon, London. The concert later became known as the Retirement Gig.
Photo: Michael Ochs Archives - The Byrds in New York City
Photo: Mark Jordan - Joe Strummer and Paul Simonon of the Clash on stage at Friars, Aylesbury, UK, 28th June 1978
Photo: Michael Ochs Archives - Doors singer Jim Morrison lies on the stage during a performance, September 1968; Frankfurt, Germany
Photo: Michael Ochs Archives - Bob Dylan plays a Fender Stratocaster electric guitar through an Ampeg amplifier while recording his album ‘Bringing It All Back Home’ on January 13-15, 1965 in Columbia's Studio A in New York City, New York.
Photo: Michael Ochs Archives - Jimi Hendrix performs onstage with his Fender Stratocaster electric guitar at the Civic Auditorium on October 26, 1968 in Bakersfield, California.
Photo: Fin Costello - Paul Weller performing live onstage, with The Jam at the Hammersmith Odeon, December 1977
Photo: Michael Ochs Archives - Country singer Johnny Cash warms up backstage at the New York Folk Festival in July of 1965 at Carnegie Hall in New York, New York.
Photo: David Redfern - Jimmy Page and Robert Plant of Led Zeppelin performing on stage during filming for ‘The Song Remains The Same’, Madison Square Garden, New York, 1973
Photo: Jo Hale - Morrissey performs during the V Festival in Hylands Park on August 20, 2006 in Chelmsford, England.
Photo: Ann Moses - Neil Young of Buffalo Springfield outside his house on October 30, 1967 in Los Angeles, California.
Photo: Michael Ochs Archives - Photo of Pink Floyd circa 1970 (L-R) Rick Wright, Dave Gilmour, Nick Mason, Roger Waters
Photo: Dave Hogan - Singer Michael Stipe of REM performs in concert at The Brixton Academy on June 24, 2003 in London, England.
Photo: Steve Wood - Mick Jagger and Keith Richards of the Rolling Stones performing at Knebworth, 20th August 1976.
Photo: Michael Ochs Archives - Johnny Rotten and drummer Paul Cook of the Sex Pistols at their last concert at the Winterland in San Francisco, California.
Photo: Fin Costello - Bruce Springsteen and Steven Van Zandt performing on stage - Born to Run Tour, October 11th 1975.
Photo: Dave Hogan - Bono, lead singer of U2 in concert in London, 28th November 1984.
Photo: Jeff Gentner - Jack White of The White Stripes performs during the fourth and final day of the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival June 17, 2007 in Manchester, Tennessee.
Photo: Michael Ochs Archives - Pete Townshend of ‘The Who’ tosses his guitar in mid-air as he performs onstage at Atwood Stadium in Flint Michigan. This is the night that Keith Moon was arrested and banned for life from the Holiday Inn chain.