Don Felder @ City Winery

GREENWICH VILLAGE, NY—Ex-Eagles guitarist Don Felder put on a blistering performance at An Evening At The Hotel California that showcased his output behind the band that he served in from 1974-2001, as well as his latest effort, Road To Forever, with a bang-up of guitar leads, riffs, crescendos and …

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Barrie Wentzell Photo Show @ Morrison Hotel Gallery/Apple Store SoHo

MANHATTAN, NY—Barrie Wentzell’s photos of Hendrix, Kinks, Beatles, Stones, Syd Barrett and Elton John look like they were taken by a friend. Warts and all, they show rock and roll royalty at ease and at play from Jimmy Page reclining on a coach in plaid colored pants and pasty shirt …

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Pete Townshend @ New York Public Library

MANHATTAN, NY—In his introduction, Paul Holdengräber, Director Of Public Programs at the New York Public Library, asked Pete Townshend to describe himself in seven words before he took to the stage at NYPL Live. Townshend followed that up with, “music is for people, words for me.” What followed for the …

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Global Poverty Project @ Central Park

MANHATTAN, NY—“The Global Poverty Project is an educational and campaigning organization that activates citizens to be a part of the global movement to end extreme poverty.”

Neil Young & Crazy Horse, Foo Fighters, Black Keys, John Legend and Band Of Horses combined forces on a gorgeous September night in Central …

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Farm Aid 2012 @ Hersheypark Stadium

“We have to convince kids that the real future of America is to rebel, to be a farmer.
It’s a mission from God.

—Neil Young

HERSHEY, PA—It was a day of saying grace at the 27th annual Farm Aid as Willie Nelson, Neil Young, John Mellencamp, Dave Matthews and …

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Jimmy Buffett @ Jones Beach

WANTAGH, NY—It was like Holy Communion at the Church Of Buffett at Jones Beach, where Jimmy And The Coral Reefers played their annual pre-Labor Day weekend show. The parking lot scene was slightly reminiscent of the good ole Grateful Dead days, albeit a portly, boozier and less psychedelic version of …

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Joe Walsh @ MPAC Performing Arts Center

MORRISTOWN, NJ—“How ya doin?” Joe Walsh mumbled from the stage as he straddled up to the mic at the MPAC Performing Arts Center and strapped on one of the many guitars he used for he night. Turning the theater into a jukebox of ‘70s riffs he played off his years …

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Roger Waters @ Yankee Stadium

BRONX, NY—It was a night of bombastic rock theatre at Yankee Stadium, where ex-Pink Floyd founder/leader Roger Waters took on his version of The Wall. Backed by a stealthy unit of faceless gents, Waters breathed life into the recorded and film versions, resurrecting the 33-year double album from the …

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Ringo Starr @ Pop International Gallery

SOHO, NY—At the Pop International Gallery in Soho, Ringo Starr and friends—including Little Steven, Todd Rundgren, Billy Squier and Steve Lukather from Toto—showed up to support the former Beatles’ art show in support of the Lotus Foundation. Composed of computer generated images, the drummer’s works combine the iconic, psychedelic giddiness …

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Neal Preston: The Sound And The Fury @ Morrison Hotel Gallery

NEW YORK, NY—“Tell me how he didn’t break his ankles!” Neal Preston shouted out at one of his shots of a grimacing Jimmy Page performing with Led Zeppelin.

It was a night of storytelling at the Morrison Hotel Gallery where rock photographer Neal Preston told the tales behind some of …

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