60s nyc

Chelsea Hotel #2
Leonard Cohen
Chelsea Hotel #2

And clenching your fist for the ones like us 
who are oppressed by the figures of beauty, 
you fixed yourself, you said, “Well never mind, 
we are ugly but we have the music.” 

Central Park West and 72nd Street, New York City, 1965


Janis Joplin joins Ike and Tina Turner onstage at Madison Square Garden, 1969.

Ike and Tina Turner were supporting acts on The Rolling Stones American Tour.

Photos by Amalie R. Rothschild