Archive for Tag: Rock Artists


Be Bop Deluxe- “Fast Paced Delightful Show”

CLICK THE LINKS BELOW TO SEE MORE BE BOP DELUXE PHOTOS: SPOKANE 11-19-76 and ARTWORK BY BEN UPHAM III and PURCHASE BE BOP DELUXE CDS Be Bop Deluxe- “Fast Paced Delightful Show” by Johnny Holmes The Corpus Christi Times Corpus Christi, Texas September 19, 1977 Every time the music world threatens to dissolve itself into […]


BLACK SABBATH- “TOOK A SABATICAL”

CLICK THE LINKS BELOW TO SEE BLACK SABBATH PHOTOS: BLACK SABBATH FINE ART AMERICA IMAGES BY BEN UPHAM and BLACK SABBATH PHOTOS BY BEN UPHAM BLACK SABBATH “TOOK A SABATICAL” BY MICHAEL LACHETTA SALINA JOURNAL SALINA, KANSAS FEBRUARY 8, 1976 They came out of Birmingham, England, with a hard rock sound blended with the occult, […]


BLUE OYSTER CULT- “CULT-DE-SAC”

Blue Oyster Cult Photo/Art by Ben Upham. CLICK THE LINKS BELOW TO SEE MORE BLUE OYSTER CULT PHOTOS & ARTWORK: OAKLAND 6-6-76 and B.O.C. ARTWORK by BEN UPHAM III BLUE OYSTER CULT “CULT-DE-SAC” By David Fricke Circus Magazine October 10, 1978 It’s as plain as the mirrored shades Eric Bloom wears on his face every […]


ULI JON ROTH- “GUITAR FANS ROCK TO ROTH”

CLICK ON THE LINKS BELOW TO SEE MORE PHOTOS & ARTWORK OF ULI JON ROTH: HUETTER, IDAHO 10-1-08 ULI JON ROTH- “Guitar Fans Rock to Roth” By SARAH DE CRESCENZO The Porterville Recorder Porterville, California June 24, 2009 While Uli Jon Roth may not be a household name, Central Valley guitar enthusiasts gathered Tuesday night […]


HEART- “What makes Heart Beat” ?

Heart Live and in Action at the Coliseum in Oakland on 12-31-77. Photo/Art by Ben Upham. CLICK ON THE FOLLOWING LINKS FOR MORE HEART PHOTOS & ARTWORK: SPOKANE 1976 & OAKLAND 1977 and HEART ART by BEN UPHAM III and PURCHASE HEART CD’S AND DVD’S HEART- “What Makes Heart Beat” ? by Air-Wreck Genheimer Creem […]


JORMA KAUKONEN- “Fugitive from the Past”

JORMA KAUKONEN PHOTO/ART BY BEN UPHAM. CLICK THE FOLLOWING LINKS TO SEE MORE JORMA STUFF: MAGICAL MOMENT JORMA PHOTOS BY BEN UPHAM and FINE ART AMERICA JORMA IMAGES BY BEN UPHAM and PURCHASE JORMA CD’S AND DVD’S JORMA KAUKONEN- “Fugitive from the Past” by Martin Porter Guitar World Magazine September 1980 Up on the stage […]


LYNYRD SKYNYRD- “WORKS ON PRIDE”

CLICK ON LINKS BELOW TO SEE MORE LYNYRD SKYNYRD PHOTOS & ARTWORK: WINTERLAND 4-27-75 and OAKLAND, CA. 9-20-75 and WINTERLAND 3-6-76 and SPOKANE, WA. 10-7-76 and SPOKANE SOUNDCHECK 10-7-76 and LYNYRD SKYNYRD ARTWORK by BEN UPHAM III LYNYRD SKYNYRD- “WORKS ON PRIDE” by MARY CAMPBELL THE HUTCHINSON NEWS HUTCHINSON, KANSAS MAY 30, 1975 When you […]


Aerosmith- “Draw the Line” (Album Review from March 1978)

Aerosmith Live in Concert in Spokane, Wa. on 7-28-78. Photo by Ben Upham. CLICK THE LINKS BELOW TO SEE MORE AEROSMITH PHOTOS AND ARTWORK: Spokane 7-26-78 and Aerosmith Artwork by Ben Upham III and CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE THE “DRAW THE LINE” CD BY AEROSMITH Aerosmith- “Draw the Line” Review March 1978 (Author Unknown) Aerosmith […]


BAD COMPANY- “BURNIN’ THE SKY” (A SEPTEMBER 1977 RECORD REVIEW)

PAUL RODGERS AND MICK RALPHS OF BAD COMPANY. PHOTO/ART BY BEN UPHAM. CLICK ON THE FOLLOWING LINK TO SEE MORE BAD COMPANY PHOTOS: BAD COMPANY IN SPOKANE MAY 1977 and MAGICAL MOMENT BAD COMPANY PHOTOS BY BEN UPHAM and PURCHASE BAD COMPANY CD’S AND DVD’S BAD COMPANY- “BURNIN’ THE SKY” by Andy Edelstein September 1977 […]


Black Sabbath Scores

CLICK ON THE LINKS BELOW TO SEE RARE BLACK SABBATH PHOTOS AND ARTWORK: BLACK SABBATH FINE ART AMERICA IMAGES BY BEN UPHAM and BLACK SABBATH CONCERT PHOTOS BY BEN UPHAM “Black Sabbath Scores” by Deniese Kusel The Press Telegram Long Beach, Ca. September 10, 1975 Black Sabbath’s claim to fame was that they were louder […]