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Welcome to the new and improved Mr Musichead site. We're back with a new look and more Musichead content. We are introducing the new Mr Musichead Blog, about all things music, art, photography, and the artists behind the most iconic rock images from the Musichead archive. Representing over 50 acclaimed artists and photographers, spanning the 1950s to the present in every music genre, welcome to the music lovers paradise.

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RECEPTION: Tom Waits: Early Photographs by Scott Smith

By |May 22nd, 2015|

Artist Reception: Friday, May 29th from 7-10 pm

In 1974 Scott Smith was a young photographer living in San Diego, when he was introduced by a mutual friend to Tom Waits. Both Waits and Smith had

Our First

By |May 15th, 2015|

Led Zeppelin by Neil Zlozower

When we moved our gallery from Melrose Ave. onto Sunset Blvd. The first person to walk in was Henry Rollins. We had a great conversation. When I asked him to recommend

Featured Artist: Brian Duffy

By |May 7th, 2015|

This month’s featured artist is photographer Brian Duffy.

Studying dress design at Saint Martins College of Art, Duffy pursued brief stints in fashion design and illustration before turning his hand to photography in the late 1950s.

Mr Musichead Gallery Has Moved!

By |April 29th, 2015|

 

Mr Musichead Gallery has moved across the street from its old location into the former Valdez Guitar Shop and Peavey building. We now have even more space to offer you the best in rock photography, music

INTERVIEW: Duffy on Duffy

By |April 28th, 2015|

Photo by Brian Duffy

What was it like to work with your father, Brian Duffy, on the set of Scary Monsters?

Working with Duffy was always a challenge, he had a brilliant mind and was technically adept

EVENT: Booking Signing with Jay Blakesberg

By |April 13th, 2015|

Book Signing: Monday, May 18th from 7-9 pm

Jay Blakesberg, will be here at Mr Musichead Gallery signing copies of his new book, Guitars That Jam: Portraits of the World’s Most storied Rock Guitars. Copies of his

EVENT: Book Signing with John Densmore from The Doors

By |April 12th, 2015|

Book Signing: Saturday, May 16th from 7-10 pm

Join us for an evening with John Densmore, drummer for The Doors.  Densmore will be here at Mr Musichead Gallery signing copies of his book The Doors Unhinged: Jim

EXHIBITION: A Lad Insane by Brian Duffy

By |April 10th, 2015|

Reception: Friday, May 1st from 7-10 pm

Mark your calendar for this must-see exhibit, A Lad Insane by Brian Duffy. Mr Musichead Gallery is partnering with Brit Week to host a special evening, this year celebrating the

Featured Artist: Jimmy Steinfeldt

By |April 1st, 2015|

This month’s featured artist is photographer Jimmy Steinfeldt.  We had a chance to ask him some questions and get the story behind one of his photographs.  Jimmy has been a close friend of the gallery for

EVENTS

2205, 2015

RECEPTION: Tom Waits: Early Photographs by Scott Smith

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Artist Reception: Friday, May 29th from 7-10 pm

In 1974 Scott Smith was a young photographer living in San Diego, when he was introduced by a mutual friend to Tom Waits. Both Waits and Smith had a passion for music and they soon became friends. Smith’s compelling black and white photographs of Waits document his start

1304, 2015

EVENT: Booking Signing with Jay Blakesberg

By |April 13th, 2015|0 Comments

Book Signing: Monday, May 18th from 7-9 pm

Jay Blakesberg, will be here at Mr Musichead Gallery signing copies of his new book, Guitars That Jam: Portraits of the World’s Most storied Rock Guitars. Copies of his book will be available for purchase.

Jay Blakesberg is a San Francisco-based photographer and video director whose work appears regularly in