September 2014 – January 2015

This year my birthday party was the best yet, featuring Alice Cooper singing 18! See all the action with Sir Bob Geldof, Sting, Kate Moss, Barb Wire Dolls, Billie Joe Armstrong, Debbie Harry, Chrissie Hynde, Yoko Ono, Bob Dylan and many others, below…

Sept 26 - Sting came to see his friend Sir Bob Geldof reunited with the Boomtown Rats for some original punk rock.

Sept 26 – Sting came to see his friend Sir Bob Geldof reunited with the Boomtown Rats for some original punk rock.

Sir Bob Geldof and Sting at Terminal 5, NYC. September 26, 2014. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Sept 30 - I was in a conversation with Mick Rock moderated by Legs McNeil which turned out to be a very funny night.

Sept 30 – I was in a conversation with Mick Rock moderated by Legs McNeil which turned out to be a very funny night.

(L-R) Bob Gruen, Mick Rock and Legs McNeil during a talk at the Ace Hotel, NYC. September 30, 2014. © 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 - My exhibition 'Rock Seen' opened at the Huntingdon Gallery in the hip Shoreditch part of town. Above good friends Don Letts and Chris Salewicz say "Hi!" to Elizabeth.

Oct 9 – My exhibition ‘Rock Seen’ opened at the Huntingdon Gallery in the hip Shoreditch part of town. Above good friends Don Letts and Chris Salewicz say “Hi!” to Elizabeth.

(L-R) Don Letts, Chris Salewicz and Elizabeth Gregory-Gruen during Bob's 'Rock Seen' exhibition at the Huntingdon Gallery in London, England. October 9, 2014. © 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 - Kate Moss and Jamie Hince made an entrance at the exhibition after-party at the Ace Hotel. Photo by David M. Benett.

Kate Moss and Jamie Hince made an entrance at the exhibition after-party at the Ace Hotel. Photo by David M. Benett.

Jamie Hince of The Kills and Kate Moss during Bob Gruen's exhibition after party at the Ace Hotel, London. October 9, 2014. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

I chatted with Lucinda Garland and Pam Hogg in the 'Teenage Bedroom' installation at my exhibition.

I chatted with Lucinda Garland and Pam Hogg in the ‘Teenage Bedroom’ installation at my exhibition.

(L-R) Lucinda Garland, Bob Gruen and Pam Hogg during Bob's 'Rock Seen' exhibition at the Huntingdon Gallery in London, England. October 9, 2014. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Famed photographer Dennis Morris came to the exhibition.

Bob Gruen & Dennis Morris, London - 2014
Famed photographer Dennis Morris came to the exhibition.
Famed photographer Dennis Morris came to the exhibition.

Bob Gruen and Dennis Morris during Bob's 'Rock Seen' exhibition at Huntingdon Gallery in London, England. October 9, 2014. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Walter Lure played a great set of Hearbreakers' songs at the after-party featuring a surprise appearance by Marc Almond.

Walter Lure played a great set of Hearbreakers’ songs at the after-party featuring a surprise appearance by Marc Almond.

(L-R) Walter Lure, Marc Almond and Smutty Smith during the Bob's exhibit after party at the Ace Hotel, London. October 9, 2014. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Stephen Colegrave and Smutty Smith who organized the exhibition, pose with Waldos & Greg.

Stephen Colegrave, Smutty Smith, Bob Gruen & Waldos & Greg, London - 2014
Stephen Colegrave and Smutty Smith who organized the exhibition, pose with Waldos & Greg.
Stephen Colegrave and Smutty Smith who organized the exhibition, pose with Waldos & Greg.

Stephen Colegrave and Smutty Smith with Bob Gruen and Waldos and Greg during Bob's exhibition after party at Ace Hotel, London. October 9, 2014. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Oct 12 - We were lucky to still be in London to catch the Barb Wire Dolls show at the Purple Turtle club.

Oct 12 – We were lucky to still be in London to catch the Barb Wire Dolls show at the Purple Turtle club.

(L-R) Pyn Doll, JayJay Doll, Isis Queen and Krash Doll of The Barb Wire Dolls backstage at the Purple Turtle in London, England. October 12, 2014. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Oct 17 - At the BMI dinner I met Wavy Gravy and said hello to my old friend Michael Lang.

Oct 17 – At the BMI dinner I met Wavy Gravy and said hello to my old friend Michael Lang.

(L-R) Wavy Gravy, Bob Gruen and Michael Lang during the BMI dinner for the Woodstock Film Festival in Woodstock, NY. October 17, 2014. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Oct 23 - My birthday party this year was the best yet! Alice Cooper came and sang 'I'm Eighteen', and insisted I sing backup with his wife Sheryl. See it on Youtube. Photo by David Appel.

Oct 23 – My birthday party this year was the best yet! Alice Cooper came and sang ‘I’m Eighteen’, and insisted I sing backup with his wife Sheryl. See it on Youtube. Photo by David Appel.

(L-R) Alice Cooper, Sheryl Cooper and Bob Gruen with backing band during Bob's birthday party at 2A, NYC. October 23, 2014. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Jesse Malin put together a great band for the night. Billie Joe Armstrong came and sang 'Sheena is a Punk Rocker' and joined in on several other songs. See it on Youtube. Photo by Dina Regine.

Jesse Malin put together a great band for the night. Billie Joe Armstrong came and sang ‘Jail Guitar Doors’ and ‘Sheena is a Punk Rocker’ and joined in on several other songs. See it on Youtube. Photo by Dina Regine.

(L-R) Jessie Malin and band, Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day and Bob Gruen during Bob's birthday party at 2A, NYC. October 23, 2014. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Maureen Van Zandt, Little Steven, Sheryl Cooper & Alice Cooper all came to wish me Happy Birthday. Photo by David Appel.

Maureen Van Zandt, Little Steven, Sheryl Cooper & Alice Cooper all came to wish me Happy Birthday. Photo by David Appel.

(L-R) Maureen Van Zandt, Little Steven Van Zandt, Sheryl Cooper, Alice Cooper and Bob Gruen during Bob's birthday party at 2A, NYC. October 23, 2014. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Brody Dalle of the Distillers also sang a very punk song at the party.

Brody Dalle, NYC - 2014
Brody Dalle of the Distillers also sang a very punk song at the party.
Brody Dalle of the Distillers also sang a very punk song at the party.

Brody Dalle of the Distillers during Bob's birthday party at 2A, NYC. October 23, 2014. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Bille Joe Armstrong & Paul Collins singing 'Hanging On The Telephone' originally recorded by Paul's band the Nerves before Blondie made it a hit.

Bille Joe Armstrong & Paul Collins singing ‘Hanging On The Telephone’ originally recorded by Paul’s band the Nerves before Blondie made it a hit.

Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day and Paul Collins of the Nerves during Bob's birthday party at 2A, NYC. October 23, 2014. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Robert Gordon brought his fantastic deep voice to sing 'I'm Coming Home' from his new album. See it here.

Robert Gordon brought his fantastic deep voice to sing ‘I’m Coming Home’ from his new album. See it here.

Robert Gordon during Bob's birthday party at 2A, NYC. October 23, 2014. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Kenny Aaronson & Syl Sylvain cover their smiles after Sylvain sang a few songs at the party.

Kenny Aaronson & Syl Sylvain cover their smiles after Sylvain sang a few songs at the party.

Kenny Aaronson and Syl Sylvain of the New York Dolls during Bob's birthday party at 2A, NYC. October 23, 2014. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Alison Mosshart came by to say Happy Birthday after her show with the Kills at the Bowery Ballroom. Photo by David Appel.

Alison Mosshart came by to say Happy Birthday after her show with the Kills at the Bowery Ballroom. Photo by David Appel.

Bob Gruen and Alison Mosshart of The Kills during Bob's birhday party at 2A, NYC. October 23, 2014. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Debbie Harry enjoyed the great show at my birthday party. Photo by David Appel.

Debbie Harry enjoyed the great show at my birthday party. Photo by David Appel.

Debbie Harry of Blondie and Bob Gruen during Bob's birthday party at 2A, NYC. October 23, 2014. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Oct 29 - The unique performance artist Phoebe Legere played her accordian as part of an evening of cool downtown fun.

Oct 29 – The unique performance artist Phoebe Legere played her accordian as part of an evening of cool downtown fun.

Phoebe Legere backstage at the One Art Space, NYC. October 29, 2014. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Nov 5 - Chrissie Hynde played songs from her new album with her new band.

Chrissie Hynde, NYC - 2014
Nov 5 - Chrissie Hynde played songs from her new album with her new band.
Nov 5 – Chrissie Hynde played songs from her new album with her new band.

Chrissie Hynde of The Pretenders on stage at the Beacon Theatre, NYC. November 5, 2014. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Nov 6 - John Varvatos interviewed Jimmy Page about his life and the stories in Jimmy's new book. Jimmy was happy to see his old friend BP Fallon there.

Nov 6 – John Varvatos interviewed Jimmy Page about his life and the stories in Jimmy’s new book. Jimmy was happy to see his old friend BP Fallon there.

BP Fallon and Jimmy Page of Led Zeppelin at the John Varvatos store, NYC. November 6, 2014. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Nov 10 - My son, Kris Gruen came to New York and played with his band.

Nov 10 – My son, Kris Gruen came to New York and played with his band.

Kris Gruen on stage at the Rockwood, NYC. November 10, 2014. © 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 - Anthony DeCurtis interviewed Yoko Ono to promote the new book of Yoko's artwork just published by Genesis.

Nov 11 – Anthony DeCurtis interviewed Yoko Ono to promote the new book of Yoko’s artwork just published by Genesis.

Yoko Ono and Anthony DeCurtis during a talk at the Paley Center for Media, NYC. November 11, 2014. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Nov 13 - One of my favorite photographers, David Godlis gave a talk about his work. He has a new book of his Punk Rock photos coming out thanks to his successful Kickstarter campaign.

David Godlis, NYC - 2014
Nov 13 - One of my favorite photographers, David Godlis gave a talk about his work. He has a new book of his Punk Rock photos coming out thanks to his successful Kickstarter campaign.
Nov 13 – One of my favorite photographers, David Godlis gave a talk about his work. He has a new book of his Punk Rock photos coming out thanks to his successful Kickstarter campaign.

David Godlis during his talk at the Apple Store in SOHO, NYC. November 13, 2014. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Nov 17 - Ryan Adams showed he has practiced enough to play a solo acoustic show at Carnegie Hall.

Ryan Adams, NYC - 2014
Nov 17 - Ryan Adams showed he has practiced enough to play a solo acoustic show at Carnegie Hall.
Nov 17 – Ryan Adams showed he has practiced enough to play a solo acoustic show at Carnegie Hall.

Ryan Adams on stage at Carnegie Hall, NYC. November 17, 2014. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Nov 21 - Barry Harbaugh, and Leah Carlson-Stanisic, editor and art director of my new book 'See Hear Yoko' due to be released Feb 17.

Nov 21 – Barry Harbaugh, and Leah Carlson-Stanisic, editor and art director of my new book ‘See Hear Yoko’ due to be released Feb 17.

(L-R) Barry Harbaugh, Bob Gruen and Leah Carlson-Stanisic at Harper Collins, NYC. November 21, 2014. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Laura Hajek of Edith Pop has gotten better with each show they put on.

Laura Hajek of Edith Pop has gotten better with each show they put on.

Laura Hajek of Edith Pop on stage at Le Poisson Rouge, NYC. November 21, 2014. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Dec 1 - Bob Dylan played with his band and sang like a crooner without using a guitar all night.

Dec 1 – Bob Dylan played with his band and sang like a crooner without using a guitar all night.

Bob Dylan and his band on stage at the Beacon Theatre, NYC. December 1, 2014. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Dec 5 - Joe Raiola has organized a John Lennon Tribute concert for 34 years now and this year he and Debbie Harry presented me with the 'John Lennon Real Love' award in recognition of my many charitable contributions.

Dec 5 – Joe Raiola has organized a John Lennon Tribute concert for 34 years now and this year he and Debbie Harry presented me with the ‘John Lennon Real Love’ award in recognition of my many charitable contributions.

(L-R) Joe Raiola, Bob Gruen and Debbie Harry of Blondie backstage during the 34th Annual John Lennon Tribute Concert at Symphony Space, NYC. December 5, 2014. © 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 - John Cafiero organized an amazing exhibition of artwork by Dee Dee Ramone ... in the photo above with Dee Dee's widow Barbara.

Dec 9 – John Cafiero organized an amazing exhibition of artwork by Dee Dee Ramone … in the photo above with Dee Dee’s widow Barbara.

John Cafiero and Barbara Ramone Zampini during the Dee Dee Ramone art exhibit at the Chelsea Hotel Gallery, NYC. December 9, 2014. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Jan 8 - Hollie Cook played a reggae influenced set showing how talented she is.

Hollie Cook, NYC - 2015
Jan 8 - Hollie Cook played a reggae influenced set showing how talented she is.
Jan 8 – Hollie Cook played a reggae influenced set showing how talented she is.

Hollie Cook on stage at the Highline Ballroom, NYC. January 8, 2015. © Bob Gruen/www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com