10 Vintage Rockers in 10 Vintage Band Tees

August 8, 2013 by Jimmy J  · Leave a Comment  

1. Robert Plant in The Runaways

Robert Plant in Runaways Tee

This one-off Runaways tee was given to Plant by photographer Richard Creamer. It all went down in honor of a 1977 concert at the Starwood put on by Kim Fowley. The Holy Grail of vintage Runaways tees. Likelihood of finding this t-shirt at a thrift store = zero.

2. Slash in Led Zeppelin

Slash in Led Zeppelin Tee

Slash showing respect for Zeppelin ’cause you must knock on heaven’s door prior to gaining access its stairway.

3. Nikki Sixx in Guns N Roses

Nikki Sixx in GNR Tee

Sixx wore GNR, Axl wore Crue. They lived in the same city, participated in clothing swaps.

4. Debbie Harry in Ramones

Debbie Harry in Ramones Tee

Debbie does a Ramones Rocket to Russia rock tee.

5. Joey Ramone in The Who

Joey Ramone in The Who tee

Joey and The Who‘s Keith Moon were reunited in 2001 and have been rocking the heavens ever since.

6. Lemmy in Ramones

Lemmy in Ramones tee

News flash…Lemmy was a handsome dude in the 1980s. Showing respect for Ramones and a bonus Black Flag skate cap.

7. Morrissey in New York Dolls

Morrissey in New York Dolls Tee

Morrissey would go on to organize a reunion tour for the New York Dolls in 2004.

8. Kurt Cobain in Mudhoney

Kurt Cobain in Mudhoney Tee

Kurt Cobain credits Mudhoney‘s Superfuzz Bigmuff as one of the albums most influential to Nirvana’s sound.

9. Chris Cornell in Nirvana

Chris Cornell in Nirvana Tee

Soundgarden hearts Nirvana.

10. Dave Mustaine in Samhain

Mustaine in Samhain tee

Mustaine in Samhain. Apparently a poet who didn’t even know it.