The 'Off the Record' collection

A collection of smaller images, of details, attached on old vinyl records.

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The photos are professionally printed on Hahnemuhle FineArt Baryta paper
(bright white, acid-free archival paper, 325 gsm, 100% α-Cellulose).

The LPs and 45s are stacked together by three, four or five images, and organized by themes...

 

Gris-gris

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Dr. John, Jazz & Heritage Festival, New Orleans, 2012
Hypnotic Wheels, La Baie des Singes, Cournon-d'Auvergne, France, 2014
Dallas Frasca, Cognac Blues Passions, Cognac, France, 2009

Jewels 1

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Buddy Guy, Buddy Guy's Legends, Chicago, Illinois, 2013
HolleThee Maxwell, Odyssey Lounge East, Chicago, Illinois, 2013
Mud Morganfield, Jazz & Blues Leognan, Leognan, France, 2013

Jewels 2

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Bob Stroger, King Biscuit Blues Festival, Helena, Arkansas, 2011
Big George Brock, Cat Head Mini Fest, Clarksdale, Mississippi, 2012
Billy Gibbons – ZZ Top, Cognac Blues Passions, Cognac, France, 2011

Jewels 3

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Jj Thames, Bagnols Blues Festival, Bagnols-sur-Ceze, France, 2015
Jj Thames, Bagnols Blues Festival, Bagnols-sur-Ceze, France, 2015
Loretta 'Mizzlowe', Mississippi Delta Blues & Heritage Festival, Greenville, Mississippi, 2013

Horns 1

French horn, In da street, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2012
Johnny Sharp, Blue Monday, Hal & Mal's, Jackson, Mississippi, 2015
Rodney Brown, Lucerne Blues Festival, Lucerne, Switzerland, 2011

Horns 2

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Maceo Parker, Musiques Métisses, Angouleme, France, 2013
Charles Neville, New Orleans Musicians for Obama, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2012
Jimmy Carpenter, Musiques Nouvelles Orleans en Perigord, Boulazac, France, 2013

Tattoos

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Leo Nocentelli, Irvin Mayfield's I Club, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2012
'Big James' Montgomery, 'Da blues will never die', Chicago Blues Festival Tour, Montbron, France, 2011
Mike Zito, King Biscuit Blues Festival, Helena, Arkansas, 2011

B.B.

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Purple for B.B., Indianola, Mississippi, 2015
One Kind Favor, “See that my grave is kept clean.”
Blues Passions, Cognac, France, 2009
Lucille, B.B. King Museum, Indianola, 2011
Markers, Berclair & Indianola, Mississippi, Twist, Arkansas, 2011-2015

Harps

off-the-record-harps

Sugar Blue, Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2012
Harmonica case, Juke Joint Festival, Clarksdale, Mississippi, 2014
Big George Brock, Cat Head Mini-Fest, Clarksdale, Mississippi, 2012
Blind Mississippi Morris, King Biscuit Blues Festival, Helena, Arkansas, 2011

Boots

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Charly & The Wagabonds, Le Karma, Angouleme, France, 2014
Sugaray Rayford, Soundcheck, Theatre Saint-Louis, Cholet, France, 214
Selwyn Birchwood, Blues Music Awards Reception, Sheraton Hotel, Memphis, Tennessee, 2015

Shoes

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Morcheeba, Cognac Blues Passions, Cognac, France, 2011
Syl Johnson, Liz Mandeville's The Blues Show, WNUR, Evanston, Illinois, 2013
Blind Mississippi Morris, King Biscuit Blues Festival, Helena, Arkansas, 2011

Colors

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Joy Malcolm, Cognac Blues Passions, Cognac, France, 2011
Christone 'Kingfish' Ingram, Rooster's Blues House, Oxford, Mississippi, 2015
Kipori Woods, Highway 61 Festival, Leland, Mississippi, 2012
John Allouise, Rooster's Blues House, Oxford, Mississippi, 2015

Strings 1

'Big A' Sherrod, Cat Head Mini-Fest, Clarksdale, Mississippi, 2012
Cody Smith, private event, Pearl, Mississippi, 2012
Cedric Burnside, Highway 61 Festival, Leland, Mississippi, 2012

Strings 2

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Kenny Brown, Highway 61 Festival, Leland, Mississippi, 2012
Mark 'Muleman' Massey, private event, Como, Mississippi, 2014
Paul Rogers, Juke Joint Festival, Clarksdale, Mississippi, 2014

Strings 3

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Tia Gouttebel, place des Halles, Angouleme, France, 2014
T-Model Ford, Highway 61 Festival, Leland, Mississippi, 2012
Mickey Rogers, Highway 61 Festival, Leland, Mississippi, 2012
Jimbo Mathus, Foxfire Ranch, Waterford, Mississippi, 2015

Studio 1

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Royal Studios, one of the two studios, Memphis, Tennessee, 2013
Sun Studio, microphone, Memphis, Tennessee, 2011
Royal Studios, Al Green's microphone, Memphis, Tennessee, 2011

Studio 2

Stax, Hammond organ, Memphis, Tennessee, 2011
Royal Studios, mixing table, Memphis, Tennessee, 2011
Royal Studios, archives, Memphis, Tennessee, 2011