VINTAGE CLASSIC ROCK PHOTO: LEGENDARY PROMOTER BILL GRAHAM OVERSEES CONSTRUCTION OF ROLLING STONES’ “TATTOO YOU” TOUR STAGE (9/24/81)

Legendary promoter Bill Graham setting up Rolling Stones stage Philly 9/81 photo: roger barone

Legendary rock ‘n’ roll promoter, Bill Graham, oversees the setup of the Rolling Stones’ “Tattoo You” Tour stage at JFK Stadium. The Stones arrived later in the afternoon for a sound check that ran into the night. Bill Graham promoted several tours for the Stones in ’72 and ’75 before being relieved in favor of Michael Cohl. Graham died in a helicopter crash in 1991 at sixty years old. © roger barone 1981

PROMOTER BILL GRAHAM: JFK STADIUM (September 24, 1981)

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~ by photosfromphilly on October 24, 2012.

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