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R.I.P. Ali Eskandarian

November 11, 2013

When I’d heard of the murder of the members of Yellow Dogs this morning, I had no idea that among the victims was Ali Eskandarian, a talented musician I’d met three years ago. Raam, lead singer of Hypernova, a band I’d photographed some time ago in NYC, was looking for someone to do a set […]

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Lou Reed at Mermaid Parade 2010

October 28, 2013

Rest in peace, Lou Reed. These two photos are from my “meet” with Lou Reed back in 2010. I didn’t know he and Laurie Anderson were Grand Marshals of that year’s parade (though fans were prepared, as per photo number 2). All Rights Reserved. © Emon Hassan 2013.

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The Story of the Kalamazoo Gals

March 27, 2013

During WW2 a group of women built 9000+ guitars for Gibson Guitars. John Thomas tells Guitarkadia the unknown story of the Kalamazoo Gals & his book.

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Scenes from Tilted Axes 2012

December 24, 2012

Coverage of 2012 Tilted Axes with images, video, and sounds.

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