Bob Gruen is one of the most respected rock and roll photographers of all time. His iconic images—
including John Lennon wearing a New York City t-shirt (1974), Led Zeppelin standing in front of their
airplane and Sid Vicious eating a hot dog (in the permanent collection of the National Portrait Gallery,
London)—have appeared worldwide in every form, from magazine covers, posters, T-shirts and even
postage stamps. He is the author of 14 books including Rock Seen, John Lennon: The New York Years;
See Hear Yoko and New York Dolls. He lives in New York.