Bob Minkin Presents My Life Photographing the Dead

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David Shaw
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Crazy Uncle Mike's is excited to announce that Bob Minkin of Bob Minkin Photography will be joining us on Wed Nov 20th at 7:30 sharp in Boca Raton .

His new book "Just Jerry" will be out in October and he will be making one of his first book signings here in Florida. He will also be doing a 45 minute presentation about his Grateful Dead life and all that goes with that. He will be making his autographed book available for $60.

Truly a legend in the Grateful Dead community! Catch this awesome presentation absolutely FREE. The show is just before the Scott Guberman of Phil Lesh and Friends Featuring UD at Crazy Uncle Mike's the same evening. Seats are on a FIRST COME FIRST SERVED BASIS or Dinner Reservations Available at $20 per person minimum. Contact Crazy Mike at Crazy Uncle Mike's to book.

About Bob Minkin:

In 1974 at the age of 15, Bob brought his camera to a New Riders of the Purple Sage show at the academy of music in NYC. It was the beginning of his photography adventures.
As a senior photographer for Relix Magazine from 1970s-1990s, and later, chief packaging designer for the Grateful Dead Productions, Bob has enjoyed unique access to the Grateful Dead world and insight into the music scene we love.
He has photographed thousands of concerts and countless musical artists in clubs and arenas across the USA and Europe. His photos have been featured in many books and publications including Rolling Stone, Time Magazine , Guitar Player and Relix as well as movies such as Long Strange Trip, The Other One: Long Strange Trip of Bob Weir.
His new book JUST JERRY — Jerry Garcia photographed by Bob Minkin will published in October 2019.

Book Info
JUST JERRY is a Limited Edition, one-of-a-kind coffee table book of epic Jerry Garcia photographs taken 1977-1995 by renowned Grateful Dead photographer Bob Minkin. In addition to Bob’s iconic photos of Jerry Garcia never-before-seen images of Garcia are also pictured.

The Foreword is written by Garcia’s bandmate Bob Weir and the Introduction is by official Grateful Dead historian Dennis McNally.

Additionally there are essays and stories to accompany the photographs from people and musicians who were close to Jerry or who were influenced by him including his daughter Trixie Garcia, David Nelson, Bill Walton, Melvin Seals, Maria Muldaur, Stu Allen and many others.

We are excited to have Bob join on on this most awesome Wed evening.

Bob Minkin Presentation: 7:30 pm
Book Signing 8:15 pm.
Scott Guberman and UD Concert 8:30 pm

Street Address

6450 N Federal Hwy
Boca Raton, FL 33487


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