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IPPY Gold Medal
Fri, 05/15/2015
"The Haight" Wins IPPY Gold Medal Award

The Independent Publisher announced its 2015 Independent Publisher Regional and Ebook Awards, presented to the year's best titles, which include a Gold Medal to "The Haight: Love, Rock, and Revolution.

The prestigious IPPY Awards recognize the deserving books published by independent authors and publishers. Established as the first awards program open exclusively to independents, over 3,000 "IPPYs" have been awarded to authors and publishers around the world.

Read more at Independent Publisher

Fri, 05/01/2015
Midwest Book Review: The Haight

Another rave review of "The Haight" (PDF version).

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Flower Power
Fri, 04/24/2015
Autoweek: The car guy legacy lives

We hold a special place in our hearts for good people. For good car people, that place is larger and ever more dear.

If you need proof, take a look at the story we did on Terry Chandler, a two-car NHRA team sponsor, whose financial windfall benefits Make-a-Wish and Infinite Heroes with 3,000-hp billboards.

At Autoweek, we occasionally take up important causes to us that help our own -- Car Guys. When you learn about Jim Marshall, you might want to dig into... more

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The Charlatans perform in the Golden Gate Park, 1967
Fri, 03/27/2015
HuffPost: 'The Haight: Love, Rock and Revolution'

Jim Marshall's success as a photographer can be attributed to his insistence on one non-negotiable term from his subjects:

Access to everything.

"He'd rather not be paid and not eat than not have total access," says Amelia Davis, his former assistant.

Read more at HuffPost

Wed, 03/11/2015
Love, Rock and Revolution at SXSW

‪Love, Rock and Revolution at SXSW.

SXSW‬ attendees are invited to an hourlong ‪All Access‬ panel discussion with Amelia Davis, musicologist Joel Selvin, photographer Jay Blakesberg and musician/educator Jorma Kaukonen, dishing on legendary photographer and Grammy Trustees Award-winner Jim Marshall‬ and his place in music history. Check out the venue and details at http://sxsw.is/1w4611G.

Festivities, art and refreshments follow from 4pm to 6pm at ACL-Live’s Jack and Jim Gallery, a permanent installation of some of Jim's most celebrated... more

The Haight book cover
Fri, 03/06/2015
Publishers Weekly: "The Haight," a gorgeous collection of photographs

Publishers Weekly: "The Haight," a gorgeous collection of photographs.

This gorgeous collection of photographs (most of them black and white), by one of the pioneers of rock photography, documents the epicenter of the countercultural revolution: San Francisco's Haight District in the mid- to late-1960s. Images of protesters and everyday residents of the Haight mingle with candid shots of cultural icons such as Allen Ginsberg and Bob Dylan conversing in the alley behind the City Lights bookstore, or the Grateful Dead performing at Trips Festival. The photos are, for the most part,... more

Fri, 01/30/2015
Lights, Cameras, Action at UC Berkeley

Never-before-seen 1960s photographic work by legendary San Francisco rock and roll photographer Jim Marshall is featured in “The Haight: Love, Rock, and Revolution,” an exhibit opening Friday, Feb. 6, 2015, at UC Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism.

The show runs through May at the school’s Reva and David Logan Gallery of Documentary Photography at North Gate Hall, located on campus near the intersection of Hearst and Euclid avenues. It is free and open to the public. More information is at:... more

Mon, 12/22/2014
Rolling Stone magazine: "The Haight" is a 2014 Top 10 music book

Rolling Stone Magazine names "The Haight" one of the best music books of 2014. See the list here: Rolling Stone

Sat, 12/13/2014
Daily Beast: "The Haight" named to Top 22 Art & Photography books...

Books by artists and about artists, books that are works of art—it was a great year for the coffee table book, from Goya to Dalí, from tattoos to World War I in color.

Read more at the Daily Beast

Wed, 12/03/2014
Leica Store Miami Presents …

The counterculture movement of the 1960s is one of the most continually fascinating and endlessly examined milestones of the twentieth century. Widely regarded as the cradle of the social revolution, the Haight grew from a small neighborhood in San Francisco to a worldwide phenomenon—a concept that extended far beyond the boundaries of the intersection itself. Nearly fifty years later, the footprint of that era still reverberates in today's music, fashion, politics, literature and design.

Legendary photographer Jim Marshall visually chronicled the movement as perhaps no one else did... more

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