#PictureThis: Rare Early Pics of The Beatles & Rolling Stones On eBay

4a49c48451fea0e216392da085d6e0973a1e29d9

Bob Bonis managed tours of the Rolling Stones and The Beatles and he shot photos along the way. His collection of 2,700 Stones and 750 Beatles snapshots are now being sold on eBay. The young Brit musicians wanted an experienced American manager to organize their travels in the US, and they got Bonis to take the job. Over the numerous tours from ... See the Rest

#InstaGlam: 20 Vintage Passports Of 20th Century Icons

Marilyn Monroe

Did you know that the majority of Americans don't have a passport? According to recent statistics issued by the State Department in January of 2014, only 46% of U.S. citizens have valid passports. But 50 years ago, having one was an absolute must for any worldly well-known person. And even in their passport photos, they look pretty flawless –but ... See the Rest

#JeSuisJohnLennon: Listen to Millions of Parisians Sing “Imagine”

Screen Shot 2015-01-12 at 2.40.14 PM

Goosebumps. Even if (like me) you LOATHE "Imagine." Says the Youtuber who posted of this video: "I live in Paris, next to the center of the unity march. Yesterday, we put music on our window, especially peace songs. Watch as the crowd sings along and then applauds for 'Imagine' by John Lennon." ... See the Rest

Picture This: Annie Leibovitz Is 65!

anniecrop

Yes, Annie hits the big 6-5 today, and WOW, has she packed a LOT into those years. Her list of accomplishments is HUGE. It would be hard to name anyone of consequence in the last 40 years that she HASN'T photographed. (Btw, she's been designated a Living Legend by the Library of Congress.) I have worked at several magazines that Annie has shot for. ... See the Rest

Malkovich, Malkovich, Malkovich: Sandro Miller’s Homage To Photographic Masters

arbuscrop

Yes, Malkovich, Malkovich, Malkovich. These photographs are so spot-on that you might not believe that they’re full recreations rather than some deft Photoshop work. Photographer Sandro Miller collaborated with John Malkovich to recreate some of the most famous portraits captured throughout photo history. Miller first met his long time friend back ... See the Rest

Brit Flashback 2: The Beatles Secretary, “Good Ol’ Freda”

the-cavern-club-december-1961

Good Ol' Freda is probably the best film there is about The Beatles' early days before during and after international fame. They were together for 10 years, but Freda worked for them for 11. Freda Kelly was thought of as a little sister by The Beatles and their parents, whom she knew quite well later on, thought of her as a daughter too. Many ... See the Rest

John Lennon’s Rotten Tooth: No Good Can Gum of This

john lennon molar

Just imagine! A Canadian Beatles fan – especially of John – would like to clone the dead Beatle using DNA from one of Lennon's decayed molars. Seeing as how Michael Zuk is also a dentist, it's not totally weird, just sorta. Zuk bought the tooth for more than $30,000, when the son of Lennon's former housekeeper, Dot Jarlett, who'd acquired the tooth ... See the Rest

Ed Magaña’s Friday Vid Bits

Video thumbnail for youtube video - World of Wonder

... See the Rest