Category: retro

Britt Ekland (1964)

Britt Ekland (1964)

The Jackson 5 photographed by Jim Britt, 1972.

The Jackson 5 photographed by Jim Britt, 1972.

twixnmix: Ike and Tina Turner, circa 1972.

twixnmix:

Ike and Tina Turner, circa 1972.

Bananarama photographed by Brian Rasi, 1986….

Bananarama photographed by Brian Rasi, 1986.  

Jimi Hendrix in Ringo Starr’s apartment at 34 …

Jimi Hendrix in Ringo Starr’s apartment at 34 Montagu Square, in Marylebone, London, 1966. 

Jimi rented the apartment for £30 a month. He lived with his girlfriend, Kathy Etchingham, and also with his manager, Chas Chandler, and his girlfriend, Lotta Null. It was a seminal time in Jimi’s career. He released his debut album Are You Experienced

“ in May 1967, the next month he played at the Monterey Pop Festival. Later that year Ringo evicted him for throwing whitewash over the walls while on an acid trip.

twixnmix: Rick James and Linda Blair (1982)…

twixnmix:

Rick James and Linda Blair (1982)

In his posthumously published memoir, “Glow: The Autobiography of Rick James,” Rick says he spent time getting to “know” the actress at the Chateau Marmont in Beverly Hills. Later, he found out that Linda had gotten pregnant by him and obtained an abortion without his knowledge. His 1983 hit song “Cold Blooded” came from that discovery. “It was about how Linda could freeze my blood,” he wrote.

Marvin Gaye poses for portraits on June 5, 196…

Marvin Gaye poses for portraits on June 5, 1963 in New York City.

Andy Warhol and his crew, shot around Manhatta…

Andy Warhol and his crew, shot around Manhattan’s Lower East Side in 1966, included Ingrid Superstar and Gerard Malanga as part of fashion shoot for the literary magazine East Side Review. The magazine went out of business before the images were even published and as the decades went on, they had been shelved in Fink’s vast archive

Ike & Tina Turner photographed by Gjon Mil…

Ike & Tina Turner photographed by Gjon Mili for Life magazine, 1970.

Aaliyah photographed by William Rutten, 1997.

Aaliyah photographed by William Rutten, 1997.