The Henry Miller Library Music Archive compiles photos of videos from the past 30 years for your endless scrolling enjoyment (ESE).

Have fun!!

It’s an early iteration of Elliot’s Haircut (sans Eliot)



Yup…that’s Philip Glass 😉


Nico Georis, 2018
Purple Pilgrims in 2013; photo by Terry Way Photography
Valley Soul, 2015
The Virtuals, 2019
Joanna Newsom and Robin Pecknold, 2016; photo by Paige Parsons
Swedish folk legends, Väsen! (2018)
Modest Mouse
Ariel Pink, photo by Terry Way
Jerry Quickley and friends
Ryan Masters reading from his book “Above an Abyss” and flanked by his Suborbitals!
Lucinda Williams

Jonathan Wilson, 2019, via @vallarieway
Kendra McKinley!
Bill Frisell and Nels Cline, photo by David Breskin
This and That Quartet performing at the Library as part of a Big Sur Natives show back in….uh….early 2000s?
Yup, Flaming Lips
Suzanne Vallie!
That’s Johnny on the right. I think they’re playing “El Paso.”
Does karaoke count? (Yes it does!)
First Aid Kit, 2013; picture courtesy of BLDG 25. Thanks Amy!
The cast of the Soberanes Fire Benefit at the Golden State Theater, 2016; photo by Central Coast Photographs
The Lavenders
“Henry Miller Library and the Dancing Kid,” circa 2011…courtesy of Epicly Later’d
Huddy Bali on the night shift…
Range of Light Wilderness
Howe Gelb, courtesy of T.W. Hawk
Sofia Talvik (with the predictable cameo by Theo, 2016
Comrade Sister, 2015
Cyprian Consiglio of the New Camaldoli Hermitage
Patchy Sanders, 2015
Cibo Matto, 2014
Chris Robinson Brotherhood
The XX, 2014
Nicholas Leahy and friend
Thurston Moore
The Ha Band, courtesy of

BILL CALLAHAN live in Big Sur 6.17.19 
Edwin Huizinga sound check
Wildlife Freeway
John Paul White
Abe Hollow
Bat for Lashes
Angel Olsen
Bill MacKay
Tim Bluhm, photo by Terry Way
Farmer Dave with the Mattson 2
Sky Country
The Good Sams