circa 1955: A street canopy outside 'The Boston Club', a club in central Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Three Lions/Getty Images)

Holy sh*t.

A tip of the hat to the covid lockdown for opening this can of rock history gold!!

Photographer Charles Daniels aka The Master Blaster (nickname courtesy of Peter Wolf), took tens of thousands of candid shots of everyone from Led Zeppelin to Rod Stewart to the Rolling Stones when they came through Boston in the 60’s and 70’s. These never-before-seen-photos are in the process of being developed.

But that’s not the whole story of this local photographer.

Please read on:


Photographer's 3,200 Undeveloped Film Rolls Hold History of Rock 'n' Roll

Photographer Charles Daniels has been photographing famous rockers like Rod Stewart, Jimi Hendrix, The Who's Pete Townshend, Aerosmith's Steven Tyler, and others since the late 1960s. However, tens of thousands of his photos have never been seen - they are sitting in roughly 3,200 rolls of undeveloped film in his Boston home.