ROCK & ROLL HALL OF FAME EXHIBIT OPENS OCTOBER 23, 2019
lost negatives found nearly 50 years later
Lost in storage, the negatives for these incredible photos of legendary musicians were discovered in Michael Friedman’s attic this past year.
Friedman was an avid photographer when he worked in the music business in the 60’s and 70’s as a manager and producer. He had the opportunity to befriend, work with, and photograph, legendary musical artists including Janis Joplin, The Band, Kris Kristofferson, Rita Coolidge, Paul Butterfield Blues Band, James Cotton, Todd Rundgren & the Rolling Stones.
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A collection of 60 photographs were exhibited in the spring and summer of 2018 at the California Heritage Museum in Santa Monica, California.
The collection, including new never seen before images will be on exhibit at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame for 4-6 months. Thee entire collection will be also be archived as "The Michael Friedman Collection".