20 Amazing Vintage Photographs of Rock Stars Playing Pinball

Here’s a set of vintage photographs capturing rock stars, punks, and pop royalty playing pinball. Many of these are candid shots, taken on the road during downtime while on tour. Some were taken in such a casual environment that information regarding who took the photo, and when, is scarce.

Debbie Harry, 1977.
The Ramones pose for CREEM, 1978
David Johansen, Lenny Kaye, Dee Dee Ramone, and Andy Paley at C.B.G.B.’s, 1977.
Bob Dylan, 1965
Elvis Presley in a Detroit arcade, 1956.
Bruce Springsteen, 1978
Gene Vincent, 1963
Tina Turner
Michael Jackson, 1983
Joe Strummer
Keith Moon playing pinball at the International Pinball Tournament.
Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band
Freddie Mercury
Brian May
Slash
The Jackson 5
Frank Sinatra and his daughter Nancy playing pinball machine at home, 1943.
The Everly Brothers
Joey Ramone playing pinball, photo by Danny Fields, 1976.

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