“In February 1977, Blondie was playing the Whisky with Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. Tom had spray-painted ‘TP’ on the front of the wedding dress that Debbie was wearing. She started ripping it during the second show that night, during the song ‘Rip Her to Shreds’.” ~Photographer Donna Santisi, via
“I used to wear wedding dresses a lot and just rip them off during ‘Rip Her To Shreds,’ and I’d have a little black dress underneath. Wedding dresses were one of my favorite things to rip. I’d get them at junk stores.” ~Debbie Harry, Blondie, via
Black Sabbath, Circus Magazine, August 1971. They couldn’t possibly be more adorable.
David Bowie’s handwritten notes on this Brian Ward photo used for the back cover of 1971’s Hunky Dory.
The Jimi Hendrix Experience
Debbie Harry, Blondie. For the next time anyone tries to tell you that a little white dress ain’t punk.
Mick Jagger, by Bob Bonis
Cher, 1970, via. Amaaaaazing pants.
John Lennon, 1971, by Gijsbert Hanekroot
Jim Morrison and Pamela Courson share some fries in Saint-Leu-d’Esserent, June 28 1971, a week before his passing on July 3, by Alain Ronay
Robert Plant and Led Zeppelin, November 1971, at “Electric Magic,” Wembley Empire Pool, by Michael Putland