Barry Schultz Photography


Tom Waits: Too Cool to Tour

In 1975 Dutch journalist Constant Meijers slept on my couch in LA for six weeks. He used me as his photographer for his magazine OOR. We did interviews, sound-checks, concerts, parties, and more in those intense six weeks. The Dutch had a knack for finding great American acts before they made it big on their


Floatin’ Around with Fleetwood Mac

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In April 1977 on a sunny spring day, some music journalists and myself were invited to join Fleetwood Mac on a boat touring the harbor in Rotterdam. The press tour was to promote their latest album, Rumors. Warner Brothers and the band expected it to do better than their previous release, Fleetwood Mac. Little did


The Police: Serious Business

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                                                      A couple of years after I had moved to Holland, I heard through the grapevine that The Police were going to be in Amsterdam for a performance on Rock Planet. I’d heard great


In A Cloud of Smoke: My Pink Floyd Story

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While sifting through my slides and negatives to scan for my website, I stumbled upon my negatives of a Pink Floyd concert taken some forty years ago. I was amazed to see them and rather happy with some of the pictures. I don’t recall much of the concert, except for the colossal cloud of smoke expelled from


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The Wrath of Ringo. How I Got a Beatle Mad At Me, Twice!!

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In 1975, I was at The Roxy in Los Angeles seeing the Tubes. They had an unusual stage show and a lot of celebrities were in the crowd to see it. Amongst them were Ringo Starr and his drinking buddy Harry Nilsson. After the show, the crowd shuffled through the exit while the VIPs were whisked


Elton John Farewell Yellow Brick Road

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                                                        Elton John is starting his 300 date farewell tour in September. However, farewell tours have always had a dubious quality to them. Or as Neil Young puts


My Paradiso Memory; That Time I Met Blondie

March 29th marks the 50th anniversary of a staple in the Amsterdam music scene. After 50 years and over 26,000 events, the Paradiso in Amsterdam has a storied history and countless classic rock photography tales to tell. This is one of mine. It was January of 1978. A Dutch record company had reserved a space at


Morrison Gallery Bowie Exhibit Extended Through Next Week

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The fascination with David Bowie seems unending as the Morrison Gallery has decided to extend its exhibition of the artist’s portraits and trappings. The exhibit, simply titled Bowie, is a decades-long compilation of the renowned artist’s many phases and faces. Variety recently wrote an article about the extension and used my photo as their opener for the announcement.



ABBA TO REUNITE When I moved to Holland and started photographing pop groups, I would call the Avro Toppop studios every week to ask who was coming to the show. The first time they told me Abba was coming into the studio, I thought that I would pass as I was not a fan. But


Elvis Costello CD Cover

ELVIS COSTELLO CD COVER 2013 I was driving around in Hilversum, Holland (The Netherlands) one day in 1977 and heard Elvis Costello performing live on the local radio. When they mentioned where this live program was taking place, I drove over to the studio, which was actually a barn with a small audience. I waited


History of The Eagles DVD

Glenn Frey and Don Henley of The Eagles. This photo was made during an interview with Constant Meijers for Dutch music magazine Muziekkrant Oor at Don’s rented home in Los Angeles in 1975. I have withheld this photo from publication for many years. Recently it was used in the 2013 released documentary HISTORY OF THE

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