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Chapter 20: Rock and Roll Photo Books

 Taking a break from the great novels I love, it seemed fun to look at some Photo Books that are so pervasive in our culture. When we think of “coffee table books,” it doesn’t usually bring rock and roll to mind. 1,108 more words


The Haight: Love, Rock, and Revolution By Joel Selvin (Author), Jim Marshall (Photographer)

I love the immediacy of Jim Marshall‘s photographs. I own several of the late Jim Marshall’s music photography books. I treasure what his camera lens captured for rock music legacy. 260 more words


Steel Nation (2008)

Inspired by the likes of Jim Marshall and Glen E. Friedman, I began photographing my friends’ bands around 1995 when I was 14. For nearly 15 years I took photos at shows on a regular basis until I became pretty cynical about the over-saturation of cameras at shows. 51 more words


Photographer: Jim Marshall

Jim Marshall is the reason I became a photographer. It seems a bit hyperbolic to say that, but there is truth in the statement. As a child I’d take disposable cameras on school trips or borrow my father’s Nikon AF point and shoot to take photographs of my friends acting out or make them pose in different environments. 92 more words


Julian Bond: Cultivating White Democrats

The Democrat Party can’t be mostly Black nor should the GOP be all White.  This blog has been saying that for years.  First, I really don’t care too much for political parties because they are about power and control over good governing.  504 more words


Former Vikings starter joins Marino in NFL concussion lawsuit

A former Super Bowl starter for the Minnesota Vikings is among the 15 plaintiffs who filed a concussion lawsuit against the NFL last week, the… 261 more words