Big Bear Records Founder, Jim Simpson, knew many of the big music artists of the past and took many photos of them in the 60’s.
These are on show at Lee Longlands in Broad Street until 31 July.
Here also are some clips of and interviews with Jim showing the artists he met.
Jim’s company runs the Birmingham, Solihull & Sandwell Jazz Festival which takes place from 20th to 29th July 2018.
As a run up to this, some clips of Jim have been released and you can play these as below, all worth a play.
Click on the links below to play: