By: Christy Oldham @demigoddesspictures
March 12, 2016, West Hollywood- It’s been 35 years since Bruce Springsteen released The River, his fifth studio album which has now reached legendary status as one of the best selling records of all time. To honor this landmark achievement, The Morrison Hotel Gallery has opened its doors to the public for an extraordinary exhibit of photographs called The River Collection which showcases the images taken by multiple exceptional photographers who had the pleasure of shooting Bruce Springsteen over the years. If you are a Springsteen fan, it is a must see!
These images span the period of 1974 to 1984 specifically and are also featured in The River anniversary box set, as well as some never before seen images from lumineer photographers David Gahr and Jim Marchese.
Located inside the Sunset Marquis Hotel in West Hollywood, The Morrison Hotel Gallery is now exhibiting The River Collection photographs from March 11-March 20th. The select few who were privy to documenting this landmark album, includes notable photographers such as Frank Stefanko, Joel Bernstein, Lynn Goldsmith, Neal Preston and Patrick Harbron.
“This exhibition is a tribute to a timeless body of work from the extraordinary musical talent of Bruce Springsteen so beautifully captured by David Gahr, Frank Stefanko, Jim Marchese, Joel Bernstein, Lynn Goldsmith Neal Preston, and Patrick Harbron. The staff of the Morrison Hotel Galleries in New York and Los Angeles are proud to represent these talented artists,” says gallery co-founder and owner, Peter Blachley of the exhibit.
About Morrison Hotel® Gallery
Morrison Hotel® Gallery (MHG) was founded in 2001 by former record company executive Peter Blachley, music retail industry professional Richard Horowitz, and legendary music photographer Henry Diltz. In 2012, author, director and photographer Timothy White joined the team, launching an additional West Coast gallery at The Sunset Marquis Hotel in West Hollywood.
MHG is the world’s leading brand in fine art music photography representing over 100 of the world’s finest music photographers and their archives. Their vast catalog of photography encompasses jazz, blues, and rock imagery spanning several generations through to today’s contemporary music artists and now includes iconic photographs in the world of sports as well. MHG has a robust online presence, featuring over 100,000 images searchable by photographer, music artist, band or concert.
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Morrison Hotel Gallery
116 Prince Street || New York, NY 10012
Morrison Hotel Gallery
1200 Alta Loma Road || West Hollywood, CA 90069