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Thu, Apr 3, 2014 -- 10:00 AM

Music Photographer Jay Blakesberg Reflects on 40 Years of Rock History


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Courtesy Jay Blakesberg
The Black Keys performing at Moe Down in Mohawk, NY on September 5, 2010.
Courtesy Jay Blakesberg
The Black Keys performing at Moe Down in Mohawk, NY on September 5, 2010.

Jay Blakesberg has been photographing rock concerts since he was a teen in the 1970s, eventually going on to document the heyday of the Grateful Dead and the birth of the alternative rock movement with Jane's Addiction and the Pixies. Since 1987, he has shot over 300 assignments for Rolling Stone magazine. He shares his stories from four decades of music history and talks about his new photography book, "JAM."

Host: Michael Krasny

Guests:

  • Jay Blakesberg, photographer for Rolling Stone Magazine and author of "JAM"

More info:

A Peek Inside "JAM"

Photos by Jay Blakesberg. Published with his permission.

The front cover of the book, featuring My Morning Jacket.


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Phish


Michael Franti and Spearhead


Carlos Santana

The back cover of the book featuring the band moe.

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