Spring – Summer 2010

What a great few months, with Jesse Malin, Foxboro Hot Tubs, Courtney Love, Rolling Stones, Green Day, Lady Gaga and more!

April 14 - John Varvatos & I were the guest DJ's at the party Jesse Malin had for his new CD "Love It To Life" at Black & White on 10th Street.

April 14 – John Varvatos & I were the guest DJ’s at the party Jesse Malin had for his new CD “Love It To Life” at Black & White on 10th Street.

Bob Gruen, John Varvatos, & Jesse Malin at Black & White in New York City on April 14, 2010 © Bob Gruen / www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

April 23 & 25 - Green Day's alter ego band, the Foxboro Hottubs Played at Don Hill's Club and the Bowery Electric and they put on the wildest and best punk band show in years.   click here for more.

April 23 & 25 – Green Day’s alter ego band, the Foxboro Hottubs Played at Don Hill’s Club and the Bowery Electric and they put on the wildest and best punk band show in years. click here for more.

Billie Joe Armstrong of Foxboro Hot Tubs and Green Day performing at Don Hill's, NYC. April 23, 2010. © Bob Gruen / www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: websitemail01@aol.com phone: 212-691-0391

April 27 - Courtney Love with her band in the calm before her show at Terminal 5. She looks pretty relaxed but onstage she is non-stop energy and very in touch with her fans.

April 27 – Courtney Love with her band in the calm before her show at Terminal 5. She looks pretty relaxed but onstage she is non-stop energy and very in touch with her fans.

Courtney Love with band at Terminal 5 in New York City on April 27, 2010. © Bob Gruen / www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

I went to Courtney's afterparty at the Standard Hotel and looking out the window it seemed that Courtney had parked her flying saucer outside, but it was only the reflection of the chandelier over the bar.

I went to Courtney’s afterparty at the Standard Hotel and looking out the window it seemed that Courtney had parked her flying saucer outside, but it was only the reflection of the chandelier over the bar.

Looking out the window at Courtney Love's after party at The Standard Hotel in NYC on April 27, 2010 © Bob Gruen / www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

April 28 - Sean Lennon and his girlfriend Charlotte Kemp Muhl play at the benefit for Bent on Learning at the Puck building.

April 28 – Sean Lennon and his girlfriend Charlotte Kemp Muhl play at the benefit for Bent on Learning at the Puck building.

Charlotte Kemp and Sean Lennon perform in New York City on April 28, 2010. © Bob Gruen / www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

May 11 - Mick Jagger, Keith Richards & Charlie Watts were on hand at the Museum of Modern Art to introduce the DVD of the making of 'Exile On Main Street'.

May 11 – Mick Jagger, Keith Richards & Charlie Watts were on hand at the Museum of Modern Art to introduce the DVD of the making of ‘Exile On Main Street’.

Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, & Charlie Watts at MoMA in NYC on May 11, 2010. © Bob Gruen / www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

May 13 - Sting, Debbie Harry, Lady Gaga, Elton John, Shirley Bassey & Bruce Springsteen played a benefit for the Rainforest Fund at Carnegie Hall.

May 13 – Sting, Debbie Harry, Lady Gaga, Elton John, Shirley Bassey & Bruce Springsteen played a benefit for the Rainforest Fund at Carnegie Hall.

Sting, Debbie Harry, Lady Gaga, Elton John, and Bruce Springsteen perform at Carnegie Hall in NYC on May 13, 2010. © Bob Gruen / www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

May 19th - Jesse Malin & the St Marks Social play hard and fast for the Joey Ramone Birthday Bash benefit for Lukemia research at Irving Plaza.

May 19th – Jesse Malin & the St Marks Social play hard and fast for the Joey Ramone Birthday Bash benefit for Lukemia research at Irving Plaza.

Jesse Malin and the St. Marks Social at Irving Plaza in NYC on May 19, 2010. © Bob Gruen / www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

June 3 - London - I set up an exhibit of a 'Teenage Bedroom' at the Subway Gallery in London. It was a re-creation of a bedroom completely covered with published photos of mine. check out the video

June 3 – London – I set up an exhibit of a ‘Teenage Bedroom’ at the Subway Gallery in London. It was a re-creation of a bedroom completely covered with published photos of mine. check out the video here.

Bob Gruen in the Subway Gallery in London, England on June 3, 2010. © Bob Gruen / www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

At the Subway Gallery opening I welcomed my friends John Tiberi (known as 'Boogie' he was the Sex Pistols road manager) and Don Letts with his brother Desmond.

At the Subway Gallery opening I welcomed my friends John Tiberi (known as ‘Boogie’ he was the Sex Pistols road manager) and Don Letts with his brother Desmond.

Bob Gruen, John Tiberi, Don Letts, and Desmond Letts ath the Subway Gallery in London, England on June 3, 2010. © Bob Gruen / www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

June 7 - I did a photo session with the Wailers in Central Park when they came to New York to play in Times Square for the Earth Day celebration.

The Original Wailers, NYC, - 2010
June 7 - I did a photo session with the Wailers in Central Park when they came to New York to play in Times Square for the Earth Day celebration.
June 7 – I did a photo session with the Wailers in Central Park when they came to New York to play in Times Square for the Earth Day celebration.

The Wailers in Central Park New York City on June 7, 2010 © Bob Gruen / www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

June 8 - I also had a photo session in my West Village neighborhood with Ernie and the Automatics, a new band from Boston.

June 8 – I also had a photo session in my West Village neighborhood with Ernie and the Automatics, a new band from Boston.

Ernie and the Automatics in New York City on June 8, 2010 © Bob Gruen / www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

June 19 – I was back in London with Green Day as they played to a sold out Wembley Stadium. check out photos of Green Day in Europe here.

Billie Joe Armstrong performing with Green Day at Wembley Stadium in London, England on June 19, 2010. © Bob Gruen / www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

I was very happy to see Joan Jett open the show at Wembley and hanging out backstage with Green Day.

I was very happy to see Joan Jett open the show at Wembley and hanging out backstage with Green Day.

Billie Joe Armstrong, Joan Jett, Mike Dirnt, and Trey Cool backstage at Wembley Stadium in London, England on June 19, 2010. © Bob Gruen / www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Beach Boy Bruce Johnson met members Green Day in the lobby of the hotel in Dublin. Above: Jason White, Bruce, Trey Cool, Mike Dirnt and Chris Dugan.

Beach Boy Bruce Johnson met members Green Day in the lobby of the hotel in Dublin. Above: Jason White, Bruce, Trey Cool, Mike Dirnt and Chris Dugan.

Jason White, Bruce Johnson, Trey Cool, Mike Dirnt, and Chris Dugan in Dublin, Ireland on June 22, 2010. © Bob Gruen / www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Blondie played in Dublin on a night when Green Day was off so we got to see their great show.

Blondie played in Dublin on a night when Green Day was off so we got to see their great show.

Blondie performing in Dublin on June 22, 2010. © Bob Gruen / www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

June 30 - At Alejandro Escovedo's City Winery show producer Tony Visconti joined the band for a few songs.

June 30 – At Alejandro Escovedo’s City Winery show producer Tony Visconti joined the band for a few songs.

Alejandro Escovedo with Tony Visconti at City Winery in NYC on June 30, 2010. © Bob Gruen / www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

July 6 - New York promoter extraordinaire Ron Delsener always looks so cool, here at Madison Square Garden for the Lady Gaga show he produced.

July 6 – New York promoter extraordinaire Ron Delsener always looks so cool, here at Madison Square Garden for the Lady Gaga show he produced.

Ron Delsener at Madison Square Garden in New York City on July 6, 2010 © Bob Gruen / www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Semi Precious Weapons opened for Lady GaGa at Madison Square Garden.

Semi Precious Weapons opened for Lady GaGa at Madison Square Garden.

Semi Precious Weapons at MSG in NYC on July 6, 2010. © Bob Gruen / www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Lady GaGa at Madison Square Garden had the crowd cheering for more as she showed off her crazy clothes.

Lady GaGa at Madison Square Garden had the crowd cheering for more as she showed off her crazy clothes.

Lady Gaga on stage at MSG, NYC. July 6, 2010. © Bob Gruen / www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com Image #: C-255

July 13 - Squeeze, on tour with Cheap Trick, were great at Radio City Music Hall.

Squeeze, NYC, - 2010
July 13 - Squeeze, on tour with Cheap Trick, were great at Radio City Music Hall.
July 13 – Squeeze, on tour with Cheap Trick, were great at Radio City Music Hall.

Squeeze at Radio City Music Hall in New York City on July 13, 2010. © Bob Gruen / www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Cheap Trick showed they can still pull out all their tricks for the fans at Radio City Music Hall.

Cheap Trick, NYC, - 2010
Cheap Trick showed they can still pull out all their tricks for the fans at Radio City Music Hall.
Cheap Trick showed they can still pull out all their tricks for the fans at Radio City Music Hall.

Cheap Trick at Radio City Music Hall in New York City on July 13, 2010. © 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 - Joe Jackson played what was called "the mellowest show ever' at Madison Square Garden. I was happy to see my old friend Merlo, who plays the bass and produces their records, doing so well.

July 14 – Joe Jackson played what was called “the mellowest show ever’ at Madison Square Garden. I was happy to see my old friend Merlo, who plays the bass and produces their records, doing so well.

Joe Jackson perfoming with Merlo Podlewski at Madison Square Garden in New York City on July 14, 2010 © 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 - Jim Jones brought his revue to the Mercury Lounge and gave us a great dose of real old rockin' Rock and Roll!

July 22 – Jim Jones brought his revue to the Mercury Lounge and gave us a great dose of real old rockin’ Rock and Roll!

Jim Jones at the Mercury Lounge in New York City on July 22, 2010. © Bob Gruen / www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

July 28 - Dan Reed at the Bitter End was very cool.

July 28 – Dan Reed at the Bitter End was very cool.

Dan Reed at The Bitter End in New York City on July 28, 2010 © Bob Gruen / www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

August 4 - The Dead Weather played a secret show at Don Hill's club for less than 200 people the night after playing for 20,000 in a park in Brooklyn.

August 4 – The Dead Weather played a secret show at Don Hill’s club for less than 200 people the night after playing for 20,000 in a park in Brooklyn.

The Dead Weather at Don Hill's in New York City on August 4, 2010 © Bob Gruen / www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

Supla, Bob Gruen,& Jesse Malin, NJ, - 2010

August 14 – Supla & Jesse Malin posed for a photo with me after the Green Day show in New Jersey.

Supla, Bob Gruen, & Jesse Malin at the PNC Arts Center in Holmdel, New Jersey on August 14 2010. © Bob Gruen / www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com

August 23 - Ozzy Osbourne, at the Imagine circle in Central Park, filmed a video tribute to John Lennon to go with his recording of Lennon's song 'How'.

August 23 – Ozzy Osbourne, at the Imagine circle in Central Park, filmed a video tribute to John Lennon to go with his recording of Lennon’s song ‘How’.

Ozzy Osbourne at the Imagine circle in Central Park NYC on August 23, 2010. © Bob Gruen / www.bobgruen.com Please contact Bob Gruen's studio to purchase a print or license this photo. email: info@bobgruen.com