Monthly Archives: October 2011

Always read the contract!!

In June of 1997, one of the radio stations in town (now defunct) put on the usual hodgepoge summer concert spectacular comprised of all the top people who they were playing at the time. It is a tradition throughout the … Continue reading

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Sometimes the good guys win!

I have been watching the new season of Bored to Death, the fine HBO series on Monday nights. The stars of the show are Jason Schwartzman, Ted Danson and Zach Galafianakis. Great stories and great acting. Every time I watch … Continue reading

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Aretha

Just flew round trip to NYC this week and used it as an opportunity to read a great new book by my friend Aaron Cohen, the associate editor of Downbeat. His book is part of a series by Continuum Books. … Continue reading

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Kiss

Over the last few weeks, I have been scanning my Kiss file and thinking back of my time with them. Kiss was the first big band that understood the idea of photography helping define their image. As big as they … Continue reading

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Foo Fighters, finally

Hey, good folks at Nasty Little Man Publicity: My name is Paul Natkin, and I have been photographing in the music business for 38 years www.natkin.net , although I rarely leave my house any more due to the restraints put … Continue reading

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