MC5’s founder and guitarist is answering an AMA on reddit, among other things he talks about The Clash being his favorite punk band, his mutual hate relation with Patti Smith and being friends with Detroit fellow band The Stooges.
“Revenger Gang”, Rebel Youth Series by Karlheinz Weinberger, Zurich ca 1963 
“Blacky”, Rebel Youth Series by Karlheinz Weinberger, Zurich 1962 
“The Avenger”, Rebel Youth Series by Karlheinz Weinberger, Zurich, 1963
The MC5, Elektra promo shoot, Detroit 1969

The MC5, Elektra promo shoot, Detroit 1969

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The Sonics, photographed by Jini Dellaccio 1966

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The Sonics, photographed by Jini Dellaccio 1966

The Savage Young Beatles at the Cavern Club, Liverpool 1961

The Savage Young Beatles at the Cavern Club, Liverpool 1961

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“Rock ‘N’ Roll Times” series by Jurgen Vollmer, France early 1960s (II)

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Rock ‘N’ Roll Times” series by Jurgen Vollmer, France early 1960s (II)

Rockers, from the "Rock n Roll Times" series by Jurgen Vollmer, France, ca 1964
Paul Morrisey, Edie Sedgwick and Lou Reed photo by Stephen Shore, The Factory NYC 1965

Paul Morrisey, Edie Sedgwick and Lou Reed photo by Stephen Shore, The Factory NYC 1965

Andy Warhol and Gerard Malanga working on Cow Wallpaper, photo by Stephen Shore, The Factory, NYC 1966

Andy Warhol and Gerard Malanga working on Cow Wallpaper, photo by Stephen Shore, The Factory, NYC 1966

The Velvet Underground: John Cale and Nico, by Stephen Shore, NYC ca 1965

The Rolling Stones - Little by Little (1964)

The Stones debut album released by Decca Records in the UK on 16 April 1964 turns 50 today