If you'll be in the LA area this March 10, don't miss the Grammy Museum's opening celebration of the exhibit Jim Marshall's 1967, which features Jim's glorious photography chronicling the Summer of Love. The evening includes a Q&A with exhibition co-curators Amelia Davis of the Jim Marshall Estate and Meg Shiffler of The San Francisco Arts Commission, and San... read more
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
GRAMMY MUSEUM® TO SHOW ICONIC SUMMER OF LOVE-ERA PHOTOGRAPHS BY LEGENDARY ROCK PHOTOGRAPHER JIM MARSHALL
LOS ANGELES (Jan. 26, 2017) — The GRAMMY Museum® will celebrate one of the most pivotal years in music — and the photographer who captured it — with a special limited showing of Jim Marshall's 1967. Organized by The San... read more
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
A LOOK AT THE SUMMER OF LOVE THROUGH THE EYES OF LEGENDARY ROCK ‘N’ ROLL PHOTOGRAPHER JIM MARSHALL
The San Francisco Arts Commission Galleries presents
Jim Marshall’s 1967
January 26 – June 17, 2017
SAN FRANCISCO, November 17, 2016 – What would it have been like to be an ambitious music photographer in San Francisco in 1967? Follow iconic... read more
Exhibition Locations: San Francisco City Hall, Ground Floor Exhibition + North Light Court Banners
Opening Reception: Thursday, January 26, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Free and open to the public
Exhibition Dates: January 26 - June 17, 2017
The San Francisco Arts Commission... read more
WICN's Inquiry, hosted by Mark Lynch, features Amelia Davis, Jim Marshall's assistant for 13 years and owner of Jim Marshall Photography LLC, in an engaging interview about Jim and the acclaimed new photo journal of his work, Jazz Festival. Stunning images in black and white capture the jazz scenes at the '60s Newport and Monterey jazz festivals. Jim Marshall photographed all the... read more
Before he was a famous rock photographer, Jim Marshall photographed jazz, covering the festivals in Newport, Rhode Island and Monterey, California in the 1960s and photographing the biggest stars along with their deeply hip audience. Jazz Festival: Jim Marshall, published recently by Reel Art Press in collaboration with the Jim Marshall Archive, collects some 600 of Marshall’s black and white... read more
The best photographs linger in the mind even after you shut your eyes. It's the same with great jazz songs, whose melodies seem to stay awhile, even after the last note sounds. In both, there's a sense of eternity, which is why the marriage of the two — as in the jazz images of photograper Jim Marshall can seem timeless.
Oh yeah - Reel Art Press does it again! The Estate of Jim Marshall is pleased to announce the launch of "Jim Marshall: Jazz Festival" (Reel Art Press, September, 2016). We lost a true hard-working character when Jim died, and we thank Amelia Davis for her dedication to keeping his work out there, and editing such a rich and fabulous book (and for letting me make an edit for this story! Thank... read more
Don't miss talk show host Mark Lynch's interview with Amelia Davis on WICN Public Radio. On the menu, Jim and jazz.
Mark your calendar for Sunday, October 30. In Tales from the Golden Road on the Grateful Dead Channel of SiriusXM, Amelia Davis (award-winning photographer and owner of Jim Marshall Photography LLC), David Gans (musician, music journalist, and friend of Jim Marshall), and Gary Lambert (musician and editor/writer of the Grateful Dead's official newsletter) talk about Jim, jazz, jamming... read more