Notable Band Promo Photos

Good ones, bad ones, ugly ones, post them in this thread.

As long as they’re not boring.

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Iconic!

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BATS have a couple of great ones

this one is my favourite:

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This thread deserved more

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:white_check_mark: 80s Sonic Youth
:white_check_mark: 80s NYC

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Please return sunglasses in received condition following promo

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Love the fact that Stipe is lead singer and yet you absolutely would not get that from this shot. Pretty sure this picture was the back of the Drive 7" I played to death as a teenager.

him on the left looks so (rightly) embarrassed

NMH.
“Let’s make the drummer the only one in focus”

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A great band photo can make you want to hear the band:

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It was also on the inside sleeve of Automatic for the People. Another classic Anton Corbijn shot.

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Public Enemy, Birmingham 1988. The footbridge they are standing on is no longer there unfortunately.

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Big fan of Kevin Cummins’ work:
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And one for a laugh:
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Big fan of Aereogramme drowning in the bath

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Some of my workmates went to see these guys on the weekend

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