June – October 2016

It’s been quite a summer and fall. I travelled to Iceland to see Yoko Ono, and London, France, Crete and of course around New York to see great Rock & Roll.

June 17 - NYC - Jesse Malin and his band on stage at City Winery.

June 17 – NYC – Jesse Malin rocked the City Winery with a great show of his classic original songs.

Jesse Malin and his band on stage at City Winery, NYC. June 17, 2016. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

June 20- NYC - Ron Delsener on stage during the gala honoring him in Central Park.

June 20 – NYC – Ron Delsener on stage in Central Park during the gala honoring him for his long career as the foremost promoter of music concerts on the East Coast.

Ron Delsener on stage during the gala honoring him in Central Park, NYC. June 20, 2016. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

July 5 - London - Brian Ward, Bob Gruen and John "Boogie" Tiberi before their "Sex Pistols And America" talk at the British Library in London, England.

July 5 – London – I gave a  talk at the British Library as a part of their celebration of the 40th anniversary of Punk. My topic was the Sex Pistols 1978 bus tour across the US and I was joined by John ‘Boogie’ Tiberi, the Pistols Tour manager and US Southern music scholar Brian Ward.

(L-R) Brian Ward, Bob Gruen and John "Boogie" Tiberi before their "Sex Pistols And America" talk at the British Library in London, England. July 5, 2016. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

July 11 - Paris - Serge Gainsbourg's house in Paris, France

July 11 – Paris – Walking in Paris we stopped to see Serge Gainsbourg’s house covered in graffiti by his fans.

Serge Gainsbourg's house in Paris, France. July 11, 2016. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

July 14 - Brittany - The Kills on stage during the Vieilles Charrues Festival in Brittany, France.

July 14 – Brittany – The Kills on stage during the Vieilles Charrues Festival in Brittany, France.

The Kills on stage during the Vieilles Charrues Festival in Brittany, France. July 14, 2016. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

July 16 - Brittany - The Libertines on stage during the Vieilles Charrues Festival in Brittany, France.

July 16 – Brittany – The Libertines reunion show at the Vieilles Charrues Festival in Brittany, France.

The Libertines on stage during the Vieilles Charrues Festival in Brittany, France. July 16, 2016. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

July 22 - Crete - Krash Doll, VooDoo Doll of the Barb Wire Dolls, Bob Gruen, Isis Queen and Pyn Doll of the Barb Wire Dolls during a party at Icarus, Crete.

July 22 – Crete – The Barb Wire Dolls were our hosts in Crete and threw a party for us there at the Icarus Art Commune.

(L-R) Krash Doll, VooDoo Doll of the Barb Wire Dolls, Bob Gruen, Isis Queen and Pyn Doll of the Barb Wire Dolls during a party at Icarus, Crete. July 22, 2016. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

July 30 - NYC - Tammy Faye Starlight on stage during the Lou Reed Tribute at Lincoln Center.

July 30 – NYC – Tammy Faye Starlight channelled Nico during the Lou Reed Tribute at Lincoln Center.

Tammy Faye Starlight on stage during the Lou Reed Tribute at Lincoln Center, NYC. July 30, 2016. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Voluptuous Horror of Karen Black on stage during the Lou Reed Tribute at Lincoln Center.

July 30 – NYC – The Voluptuous Horror of Karen Black on stage during the Lou Reed Tribute at Lincoln Center.

Voluptuous Horror of Karen Black on stage during the Lou Reed Tribute at Lincoln Center, NYC. July 30, 2016. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

July 30 - NYC - D Generation backstage at Irving Plaza.

July 30 – NYC – D-Generation played several reunion dates to promote their new album ‘Nothing Is Anywhere’ and I found them backstage at Irving Plaza.

D Generation backstage at Irving Plaza, NYC. July 30, 2016. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Aug 30 - NYC - Sean Lennon, Yoko Ono and Les Claypool on stage at Irving Plaza.

Aug 30 – NYC – Yoko Ono joined her son Sean and Les Claypool on stage at Irving Plaza, and blew the house away with her signature vocal style.

(L-R) Sean Lennon, Yoko Ono and Les Claypool on stage at Irving Plaza, NYC. August 30, 2016. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Sep 2 - Woodstock - Jakob Dylan of the Wallflowers on stage at Bearsville Theater.

Sept 2 – Woodstock – Jakob Dylan and the Wallflowers played at Bearsville Theater. People expected he would have old friends there but Jakob said he actually grew up in New York and Los Angeles.

Jakob Dylan of the Wallflowers on stage at Bearsville Theater, NY. September 2, 2016. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Sept 8 - NYC - Peter Wolf on stage at City Winery.

Sept 8 – NYC – On stage at the City Winery Peter Wolf showed that he was the most authentic singer around. Check out his new album ‘A Cure for Loneliness’.

Peter Wolf on stage at City Winery, NYC. September 8, 2016. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Sept 12 - NYC - Fab 5 Freddy DJing in the Django at the Roxy Hotel.

Sept 12 – NYC – Fab 5 Freddy was one of the featured DJs at Roxy Hotel’s The Django club where Steve Mass hosted a party for the alumni of his Mudd Club, the late night place to be in the ’80’s.

Fab 5 Freddy DJing in the Django at the Roxy Hotel, NYC. September 12, 2016. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Sept 15 - NYC - Giuli Cordara of the Time Shrine Foundation and artist Anne de Carbucia in front of the "One Planet One Future" exhibit at the Westbeth Building.

Sept 15 – NYC – Giuli Cordara of the Time Shrine Foundation and artist Anne de Carbuccia in front of the “One Planet One Future” exhibit at the Westbeth Building.

Giuli Cordara of the Time Shrine Foundation and artist Anne de Carbucia in front of the "One Planet One Future" exhibit at the Westbeth Building, NYC. September 15, 2016. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Sept 22 - NYC - Shep Gordon during the release of his book "They Call Me Supermensch" at the 92nd Street Y.

Sept 22 – NYC – Shep Gordon during the release of his new autobiography book “They Call Me Supermensch” at the 92nd Street Y.

Shep Gordon during the release of his book "They Call Me Supermensch" at the 92nd Street Y, NYC. September 22, 2016. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Sept 28 - Sayreville - Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day on stage at the Starland Ballroom.

Sept 28 – Sayreville – Green Day are back and Billie Joe Armstrong was great on stage at the Starland Ballroom.

Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day on stage at the Starland Ballroom in Sayreville, NJ. September 28, 2016. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Oct 9 - Reykjavik - Sean Lennon, Yoko Ono and Dagur Bergþóruson Eggertsson during the Peace Tower lighting in Reykjavik, Iceland.

Oct 9 – Reykjavik – Sean Lennon, Yoko Ono and Reykjavik mayor Dagur Bergþóruson Eggertsson during the Peace Tower lighting in Iceland.

(L-R) Sean Lennon, Yoko Ono and Dagur Bergþóruson Eggertsson during the Peace Tower lighting in Reykjavik, Iceland. October 9, 2016. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com