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B. B. King on stage

B. B. King on stage

Photographer / Artist: Robert Smith

Sitter: B. B. King (1925 Berclair, Mississippi - 2015 Las Vegas, New Mexico)

Department: Photo Archives
Date: August 1970
Medium: silver negative
Dimensions:
7/8 × 1 3/8 in. (2.2 × 3.5 cm)
Classification: Photography
Credit Line: Albuquerque Museum, gift of Robert Smith
Object number: PA2020.020.004.A
DescriptionB. B. King stands on stage in Placitas, New Mexico, in front of a crowd gathered for his concert. He is raising his right hand toward the crowd and facing the crowd. A guitar is strapped around him and he is standing in front of a microphone on a stand. A bass player is behind him. A drumset can be partially seen on the stage. Tie dye designs are on scaffolding behind the stage.
Not on view