A rare and quiet moment for Mick Jagger and Andy Warhol. The most colorful men in the room "pop" out of the photo in black and white, as the crowd behind them drifts into a hue-highlighted frenzy. A touch of irony filters through this important shot.
Richard E. Aaron, a native of New York City, is counted amongst the best rock-and-roll photographers in history. He has shot hundreds of album covers, as well iconic images like Paul McCartney for Time magazine’s cover and a documentation of Mick Fleetwood touring Ghana in West Africa. Aaron graduated from the School of Visual Arts in New York, and his work has appeared in over 20,000 magazines, newspapers, and books worldwide.