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20 photos of rock stars smoking

  • Liam Gallagher at the Roxy Theatre, Philadelphia, March 1996, just before the release of Oasis' second album '(What's The Story) Morning Glory'. Photographed by Tom Sheehan.

    Photo: Tom Sheehan

    Added: 04 Sep 2012

  • Ozzy Osbourne at Browns, London in December 1992. Photographed by Tom Sheehan.

    Photo: Tom Sheehan

    Added: 04 Sep 2012

  • Jimi Hendrix in Copenhagen, 1969, a year before he died. Photographed by Jan Persson.

    Photo: Jan Persson

    Added: 04 Sep 2012

  • Crystal Castles in Newcastle, January 2011, just before they headlined the NME Awards Tour. Photographed by Danny North.

    Photo: Danny North

    Added: 04 Sep 2012

  • Lemmy in Great Portland Street, London, June 2006. Photographed by Mick Hutson.

    Photo: Mick Hutson

    Added: 04 Sep 2012

  • Angus Young in Germany, 1995, around the time AC/DC's 12th album 'Ballbreaker' was released. Photographed by Martyn Goodacre.

    Photo: Martyn Goodacre

    Added: 04 Sep 2012

  • Frank Zappa in Copenhagen, 1970. Photographed by Jan Persson.

    Photo: Jan Persson

    Added: 04 Sep 2012

  • Lou Reed at the New Victoria Theatre, London, April 1977, just after the release of 'Walk on the Wild Side: The Best of Lou Reed'. Photographed by Steve Emberton.

    Photo: Steve Emberton

    Added: 04 Sep 2012

  • Miles Kane on tour in Paris, February 2012. Photographed by Andy Willsher.

    Photo: Andy Willsher

    Added: 04 Sep 2012

  • Pulled Apart By Horses at T In The Park 2012, Kinross, Scotland. Photographed by Tom Martin.

    Photo: Tom Martin

    Added: 04 Sep 2012

  • Bob Dylan in Copenhagen, May 1966, on 'The Bob Dylan World Tour 1966'. Photographed by Jan Persson.

    Photo: Jan Persson

    Added: 04 Sep 2012

  • Tom Waits in Copenhagen, April 1979. Photographed by Tom Sheehan.

    Photo: Tom Sheehan

    Added: 04 Sep 2012

  • Courtney Love in Los Angeles, USA, March 2007 recording solo material during Hole's hiatus. Photographed by Andy Willsher.

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    Added: 04 Sep 2012

  • Paul Weller at Solid Bond Studios, London, 1982, just before The Jam split. Photographed by Tom Sheehan.

    Photo: Tom Sheehan

    Added: 04 Sep 2012

  • Pete Doherty at Exmouth Market London in July 2005, just before the release of Babyshambles' debut album, 'Down In Albion'. Photographed by Andy Willsher.

    Photo: Andy Willsher

    Added: 04 Sep 2012

  • Queens of The Stone Age in Los Angeles, USA, 2000 around the release of 'Rated R', their second album. Photographed by Roger Sargent.

    Photo: Roger Sargent

    Added: 04 Sep 2012

  • Siouxsie & The Banshees in Carnaby Street, London, July 1977, just after John McKay joined the band. Photograph by Ian Dickson.

    Photo: Ian Dickson

    Added: 04 Sep 2012

  • Steven Tyler just after the release of Aerosmith's fourth album, 'Rocks' at the Cumberland Hotel in London, October 1976. Photograph by Ian Dickson. Buy prints here.

    Photo: Ian Dickson

    Added: 04 Sep 2012