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'Proof': Photos from the Golden Age of Rock Music

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'Proof': Photos from the Golden Age of Rock Music

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'Proof': Photos from the Golden Age of Rock Music

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Detail from Jim Marshall's famed photo of Jimi Hendrix playing in 1967. Copyright © 2004 Jim Marshall ® hide caption

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Copyright © 2004 Jim Marshall ®

NPR's Karen Grigsby Bates speaks with celebrity photographer Jim Marshall about Proof, a new book featuring his iconic pictures of musicians such as Janis Joplin, Johnny Cash and The Beatles.

The book matches those well-known single images with the "proof sheet" of all the other photos on the roll of film that captured the famous image — allowing readers to compare Marshall's selection with frames that didn't make the cut.

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