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Alternative artwork by Storm Thorgerson for Pink Floyd's album Atom Heart Mother

Pink Floyd's Atom Heart Mother Turns 50

As Pink Floyd's classic album Atom Heart Mother turns 50 we share classic images and Rocks Backpages articles celebrating this iconic record

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Oasis (OA005JF)

Oasis

Terrible vibes between Noel and Liam produced a wonderful set of pictures. Taken in Paris in November 1995.

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Prince (PC001TM)

Prince

Prince performing at his first ever UK gig at the Lyceum, London in 1981

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Blondie (BL001MAGO)

Blondie

Photo shoot for Telegraph Sunday Magazine used on Parallel Lines picture disc, taken in New York in 1978.

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Featured Prints

Glastonbury Flags Field (GLAS001ANDI)

Glastonbury

The flags and sign for the Glastonbury Festival sit against the tranquil calm of the Somerset countryside

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Glastonbury Joe Strummer (JOES001JF)

Joe Strummer

At the 1995 Glastonbury Festival Joe Strummer relaxes behind the scenes

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Glastonbury Jarvis Cocker (PULP001JF)

Jarvis Cocker

Jarvis Cocker performing one of his signature moves with Pulp on The Park Stage during the 2011 Glastonbury Festival

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Glastonbury Liam Gallagher (LIAM001JF)

Liam Gallagher

Liam Gallagher owning the stage whilst headlining with Oasis at the Glastonbury Festival in 1995

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Featured Artists

Blondie, Debbie Harry in London, 1977 Photo | Fine Art Print by Sheila Rock

Blondie

Blondie is a American rock band founded by Debbie Harry & Chris Stein that pioneered the New York new wave & punk scenes of the 1970s.

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U2

U2

U2 are an Irish rock band from Dublin. Formed in 1976, the group are one of the world's best-selling music artists of all time.

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Thin Lizzy

Thin Lizzy

Thin Lizzy's music reflects a wide range of influences, including blues, soul music, psychedelic rock, and traditional Irish folk music.

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Queen

Queen

Queen are a British rock band credited with making significant contributions to such genres as hard rock & heavy metal, among others.

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Featured Collections

Contact Sheets Collection

Contact Sheets Collection

Our contact sheet collection is a rare opportunity to look back at the hidden moments surrounding some of rocks most iconic images.

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Jill Furmanovsky Collection

Jill Furmanovsky Collection

Jill Furmanovsky is one of the greatest ever rock & roll photographers with a huge archive of iconic shots of the world's best music artists

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The Duffy Archive Collection

The Duffy Archive Collection

For eight years photographer Brian Duffy worked with David Bowie and shot his most iconic and enduring images. View his fantastic collection

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Oasis Print Collection

Oasis Print Collection

This print collection by Jill Furmanovsky contains images of Oasis on-the-road, onstage and recording in the studio during their zenith.

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Featured Photographers

Duffy (1933-2010)

Duffy (1933-2010)

Brian Duffy was one of the leading photographers who defined the look of London's 'Swinging Sixties' & elevated himself to celebrity status.

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Lex Van Rossen (1950-2007)

Lex Van Rossen (1950-2007)

In 1987 Lex Van Rossen caused a sensation by a taking an iconic photo of Bono from U2, kneeling & singing at a concert in Rotterdam.

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Jill Furmanovsky

Jill Furmanovsky

Rockarchive founder, Jill Furmanovsky is a British photographer who has documented iconic rock musicians and bands from Pink Floyd to Oasis.

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Morgan Howell

Morgan Howell

Artist Morgan Howell's Supersize 3D artworks and prints reflect his love of vinyl records and have developed a cult following

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Rockarchive News & Events

Kirk Weddle's Nirvana Photos - Outtakes from the Iconic 'Nevermind' Album Cover

Kirk Weddle's Nirvana Photos - Outtakes from the Iconic 'Nevermind' Album Cover

Kirk Weddle shot the iconic Nirvana 'Nevermind' cover—he also took promo shots of the band in the same pool, which are equally historic.

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Remembering Dave Greenfield and a classic Stranglers photo shoot

Remembering Dave Greenfield and a classic Stranglers photo shoot

Remembering Dave Greenfield & a classic Stranglers photo shoot, with contributions from Jill Furmanovsky & Ronnie Gurr, Hanging Around Books

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Discover the great stories & images behind a classic Tom Waits photoshoot

Discover the great stories & images behind a classic Tom Waits photoshoot

Don't miss our first news article collaboration with Rock's Backpages, featuring photos & articles from a classic Tom Waits 1999 photoshoot.

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Guest writer, Hugh Fielder, reveals the story behind one of most iconic photographs

Guest writer, Hugh Fielder, reveals the story behind one of most iconic photographs

Our guest writer, renowned journalist Hugh Fielder, reveals the story behind one of Rockarchive's most iconic photographs of Jimi Hendrix

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