Band Riders by Henry Hargreaves

Certain artists can only drink certain brands, other musicians require daily injections. It puts it into context how bizarre and silly some of them seem, but when you are touring the world from one sold out arena to another, you’re probably entitled to a few perks aren’t you?

Have you ever wondered what some of the most famous musicians request backstage at their shows? Henry Hargreaves Band Riders photo shoot shows all. A wicked project with even better results. Check out more of Hargreaves’ impressive work at his website.

 

Al Green

Twenty-four long-stem (dethorned) red roses.

Band Riders by Henry Hargreaves

 

Axl Rose

Fresh Wonder Bread (white), Dom Perignon

Band Riders by Henry Hargreaves

 

Beyoncé

Juicy baked chicken, heavily seasoned: garlic, sea salt, black pepper, and cayenne pepper. Beyoncé can only have Pepsi products.

Band Riders by Henry Hargreaves

 

Billy Idol

One tub I can’t believe it’s not Butter!, Pepperidge Farms Soft Baked Nantucket Chocolate Chip Cookies.

Band Riders by Henry Hargreaves

 

Britney Spears

Fish and chips, McDonald’s cheeseburgers without the buns, 100 prunes and figs, a framed photo of Princess Diana.

Band Riders by Henry Hargreaves

 

Busta Rhymes

Twenty-four pieces of fried chicken, Rough Rider condoms, Guinness.

Band Riders by Henry Hargreaves

 

Foo Fighters

Big-ass kielbasas that make men feel self-conscious.

Band Riders by Henry Hargreaves

 

Frank Sinatra

One bottle each: Absolute, Jack Daniel’s, Chivas Regal, Courvoisier, Beefeater Gin, white wine, red wine. Twenty-four chilled jumbo shrimp, Life Savers, cough drops.

Band Riders by Henry Hargreaves

 

Lady Gaga

Small plate of cheese (nonsmelly, nonsweaty), on ice.

Band Riders by Henry Hargreaves

 

Mariah Carey

Cristal Champagne, bendy straws.

Band Riders by Henry Hargreaves

 

Marilyn Manson

Gummi bears.

Band Riders by Henry Hargreaves

 

New Kids on the Block

Häagen-Dazs ice cream, Oreo cookies.

Band Riders by Henry Hargreaves

 

Nine Inch Nails

Two boxes of corn starch.

Band Riders by Henry Hargreaves

 

Prince

Coffee and tea setup, including honey, lemon, sugar, cream, fresh ginger root. Physician will be used to administer a B-12 injection.

Band Riders by Henry Hargreaves

 

Rihanna

Hard-boiled eggs, turkey bacon, turkey sausage, at any time throughout the day. Please be prepared!

Band Riders by Henry Hargreaves

 

Van Halen

Herring in sour cream, large tube of KY jelly, M&M’s (Warning: absolutely no brown ones).

Band Riders by Henry Hargreaves

 

Byron Galan

Byron Galán is a graphic designer from El Salvador who founded Betype a other graphic design related Tumblr blogs gathering more than 400k followers. That's a lot blogs for a single person but with a lot of passion is possible.

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