Behindthebeverly-1
Behind The Beverly Hills Hotel, 1977
Ali_buss_mayor-bradley
Ali and The Sea Of Faces, 1979
Debbieharry

Debbie Harry Early Visits To Los Angeles, 1977

Duranduran_hyatt

Duran at the Riot House, 1981

Dylan_blackley

The Day I Shook The Hand Of Bob Dylan, 1976

Joan_suitcase
Joan Jett at the Tropicana Motel, 1978
Jackson

Michael Jackson At Chasen’s, 1978

Madonna
Madonna Meets The Press, 1982
Mattdillan

Matt Dillon in My Living Room, 1980

Philspector_kessles
Phil Spector at the Magic Castle, 1976
Stevejonespool1

There’s A Sex Pistol In My Pool!, 1978

Work / Photography

Brad Elterman

Photographer Brad Elterman appears to be one of very few people on the wrong side of the pool for this photo. His archive starts in the 1970s – shot from the perspective of a tour bus – to right now, with his new digital work finding itself regularly updated with old gems on his excellent tumblr. Elterman’s subjects are the fun and famous and each image is accompanied with an anecdote that follows along a standard yet bewildering line: “I was hanging out at a Rolling Stones/Bob Dylan/Blondie/other concert when I bumped into Farrah Fawcet/Matt Dillon/Phil Spector/other and we hung out. I was, like, 16.” And a legend already…