October 2018 – March 2019

Since the last update I’ve been in New York; Mesa, Arizona; Seoul, South Korea; Havana, Cuba; and Los Angeles!! Check out all the photos of people and places I’ve seen in the past few months….

Oct 1 – NYC – Joan Jett was interviewed for a New York Times talk at the Florence Gould Hall at French Institute Alliance Francaise.

Joan Jett during a New York Times talk at the Florence Gould Hall at FIAF, NYC. October 1, 2018. © 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 – NYC – Jesse Malin and his band on stage for a very rocking set at his new LES club Coney Island Baby.

Jesse Malin and his band on stage at Coney Island Baby, NYC. October 9, 2018. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Oct 25 – NYC – Josh Cheuse at an opening for an exhibit of his photography at the Jeffery-West custom shoe store in Greenwich Village.

Josh Cheuse during an opening for an exhibit of his photography at Jeffery-West, NYC. October 25, 2018. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Nov 7 – NYC – Miss Guy DJing spins the records at an after party for a Mick Rock exhibit  at the Roxy Hotel.

Miss Guy djing during an after party for Mick Rock at the Roxy Hotel, NYC. November 7, 2018. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Nov 7 – NYC – Supla came to New York from Sao Paulo to play on stage at Bowery Electric.

Supla on stage at Bowery Electric, NYC. November 7, 2018. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Nov 9 – Mesa, AZ – (L-R) Henry Rollins of Black Flag, Indian and me during the Mesa Music Festival at the Mesa Amphitheater. I gave a powerpoint photo talk before Henry gave his talk.

(L-R) Henry Rollins of Black Flag, Indian and Bob Gruen during the Mesa Music Festival at the Mesa Amphitheatre in Mesa, AZ. November 9, 2018. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Nov 11 – NYC – Sir Bob Geldof and me during a party at the Chrome Hearts flagship store in Greenwich Village.

Sir Bob Geldof and Bob Gruen during a party at Chrome Hearts, NYC. November 11, 2018. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Nov 11 – NYC – (L-R) Paul Cook of the Sex Pistols, Tony James and Billy Idol of Generation X and Steve Jones of the Sex Pistols on stage as ‘Generation Sex’ during the party at Chrome Hearts. They played some of each bands greatest hits!

(L-R) Paul Cook of the Sex Pistols, Tony James and Billy Idol of Generation X and Steve Jones of the Sex Pistols on stage during a party at Chrome Hearts, NYC. November 11, 2018. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Nov 26 – NYC – Jennifer Lopez looked great during a screening of her film “Second Act” at Metrograph.

Jennifer Lopez during a screening of her film “Second Act” at Metrograph, NYC. November 26, 2018. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Nov 29 – NYC – Carlo McCormick at the opening of “Punk Lust: Raw Provocation, 1974-1984” the exhibition he curated at the Museum of Sex.

Carlo McCormick during the opening of “Punk Lust: Raw Provocation, 1974-1984” at the Museum of Sex, NYC. November 29, 2018. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Nov 29 – NYC – Tish and Snooky Bellomo, creators of Manic Panic hair dye, during the opening of “Punk Lust: Raw Provocation, 1974-1984” at the Museum of Sex where costumes from their band ‘the Sick Fu*ks’ were on display.

Tish and Snooky Bellomo during the opening of “Punk Lust: Raw Provocation, 1974-1984” at the Museum of Sex, NYC. November 29, 2018. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Dec 6 – Seoul – I met the K-pop band Imfact during a press conference for the opening of the John Lennon exhibit at the Hangaram Art Museum.

Bob Gruen with the K-pop band Imfact during a press conference for the opening of a John Lennon exhibit at the Hangaram Art Museum in Seoul, South Korea. December 6, 2018. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Dec 6 – Seoul – Here I’m at the opening of the John Lennon exhibit at the Hangaram Art Museum.

Bob Gruen at the opening of a John Lennon exhibit at the Hangaram Art Museum in Seoul, South Korea. December 6, 2018. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Dec 6 – Seoul – Felix Park, Byun Sun Keun and me at the opening of  the John Lennon exhibit at the Hangaram Art Museum. Mr.Byun sponsored the exhibition organized by Mr Park to bring the ideas of John Lennon to South Korea.

(L-R) Felix Park, Bob Gruen and Byun Sun Keun at the opening of a John Lennon exhibit at the Hangaram Art Museum in Seoul, South Korea. December 6, 2018. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Dec 6 – Seoul – Allan Tannenbaum and me in an article about the opening of the John Lennon exhibit at Hangaram Art Museum.

Allan Tannenbaum and Bob Gruen in an article about the opening of a John Lennon exhibit at Hangaram Art Museum in Seoul, South Korea. December 6, 2018. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Dec 9 – NYC – The most amazing tile mosaic by Yoko Ono is now installed at the 72nd street subway station in New York. It is hand made with thousands of tiles in many subtle colors.

Tile mosaic by Yoko Ono at the 72nd street subway, NYC. December 9, 2018. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Dec 15 – Havana – I went to Cuba for an exhibition of my photos at Fototeca de Cuba. Here I”m with gallery manager Nelson Ramirez de Arellano for the opening of  exhibition there.

Bob Gruen and Nelson Ramirez de Arellano at Fototeca de Cuba in Havana, Cuba. December 15, 2018. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Dec 15 – Havana – Nelson Ramirez de Arellano, me and Guille Vilar at the Yellow Submarine Club. Guille has been running the club for years  bringing local Cuban Rock & Roll bands to play in Havana.

(L-R) Nelson Ramirez de Arellano, Bob Gruen and Guille Vilar at Yellow Submarine Club in Havana, Cuba. December 15, 2018. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Dec 31 – Los Angeles – Jason White and Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day, Jesse Malin and Bill Schneider (long time Green Day management assistant) on stage during a New Years Eve party at the  No Name club.

(L-R) Jason White, Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day, Jesse Malin and Bill Schneider on stage during a New Years Eve party at No Name in Los Angeles, CA. December 31, 2018. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Dec 31 – Los Angeles – Clem Burke of Blondie, Steve Jones of Sex Pistols and Duff McKagen of Guns N’ Roses during the New Years Eve party at the No Name club.

(L-R) Clem Burke of Blondie, Steve Jones of Sex Pistols and Duff McKagen of Guns N’ Roses during a New Years Eve party at No Name in Los Angeles, CA. December 31, 2018. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Dec 31 – Los Angeles – J.D. King, Linda Ramone, Billie Joe Armstrong, Adrienne Armstrong, Duff McKagen and Jesse Malin during the New Years Eve party at the No Name club.

(L-R) J.D. King, Linda Ramone, Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day, Adrienne Armstrong, Duff McKagen of Guns N’ Roses and Jesse Malin during a New Years Eve party at No Name in Los Angeles, CA. December 31, 2018. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Jan 18 – NYC – Jesse Malin joins Alejandro Escovedo and his band on stage for the encore at the City Winery.

Jesse Malin with Alejandro Escovedo and his band on stage at the City Winery, NYC. January 18, 2019. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Jan 30 – NYC – Peter Wolf rocks out at the City Winery.

Peter Wolf on stage at the City Winery, NYC. January 30, 2019. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Feb 11 – NYC – Cindy and Dennis Dunaway during the Anna Sui Spring 2019 fashion show at Spring Studios.

Cindy and Dennis Dunaway during the Anna Sui Spring 2019 fashion show at Spring Studios, NYC. February 11, 2019. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Feb 18 – NYC – Yoko Ono and Sean Lennon blow out the candles for Yoko’s 86th birthday party at Electric Lady Studios, NYC.

Yoko Ono and Sean Lennon during Yoko’s 86th birthday party at Electric Lady Studios, NYC. February 18, 2019. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Feb 20 – NYC – Cristina Arrigoni signed copies of her new book of photos ‘The Sound of Hands’ at Morrison Hotel Galley, NYC. Her boyfriend Willie Nile played a set to entertain the crowd.

Cristina Arrigoni and Willie Nile at Morrison Hotel Galley, NYC. February 20, 2019. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Feb 21 – New Jersey – Country rocker Chris Jansen on stage singing his hits at the Starland Ballroom in Sayreville, NJ.

Chris Jansen on stage at the Starland Ballroom in Sayreville, NJ. February 21, 2019. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

March 5 – Jersey City – Gary Lichtenstein watches as I sign the new Debbie Harry silkscreen that Gary printed in his studio at MANA Contemporary  in Jersey City, NJ.

Gary Lichtenstein and Bob Gruen at MANA in Jersey City, NJ. March 5, 2019. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

March 21 – NYC -My wife Elizabeth Gregory-Gruen at the opening of her exhibit “Cut Work – A Survey 2008-2018” at Howl Gallery, NYC.

Elizabeth Gregory-Gruen during the opening of her exhibit “Cut Work - A Survey 2008-2018” at Howl Gallery, NYC. March 21, 2019. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

March 27 – NYC – KISS on stage at Madison Square Garden. Gene Simmons once said you only need three words to describe a KISS show… WOW! WOW! WOW! and he’s so right!

Kiss on stage at MSG, NYC. March 27, 2019. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com