Michael Galinsky | The Sun Magazine

Michael Galinsky

Michael Galinsky is a filmmaker, photographer, and musician who lives in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

— From April 2022
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April 2022

Jackie Arthur behind the bar at the Snake Snatch Lodge in Knoxville, Tennessee. After the show she would help the bands find a place to sleep.

April 2022

Sleepyhead has an official band fight in Houston, Texas, on the band’s first cross-country tour. The photographer can be seen in the reflection, sitting in the van.

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April 2022

While on tour, Sleepyhead spends the night in a former frat house in East Lansing, Michigan.

April 2022

Backstage at CBGB in New York City during a Dungbeetle show. Dungbeetle played with the photographer’s band, Sleepyhead, many times over the years.

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April 2022

Sonic Youth performs for an abortion-rights benefit concert at the Paradise in Boston, 1990.

April 2022

Stereolab plays at Maxwell’s in Hoboken, New Jersey, on their first visit to the U.S., 1992.

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April 2022

The Thinking Fellers Union Local 282 at CBGB, circa 1991.

April 2022

Nation of Ulysses at the International Pop Underground Convention in Olympia, Washington, in 1991.

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April 2022

In the early 1990s the photographer shared a 450-square-foot New York City apartment with two friends. The bathroom had no sink, so they hung a mirror above the stove.

April 2022

Chris O’Rourke of Sleepyhead warms up for a show in the mid-1990s.

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