You may have seen the picture of Freddie Mercury perched on Darth Vader’s shoulders before — it’s a popular one here on the internets. It was snapped by rock photographer Tom Callins at a concert in Houston in 1980, and you can learn more about it at the Onion AV Club. (You can also buy a print of it from Austin’s Modern Rocks Gallery).
So that was the time Freddie met Darth. But what about the time Axl met Bowie? Or the time KISS met Tupac? Or the time Colonel Sanders met Alice Cooper? Have you seen those Kodak moments of epic celebrity meetings as well? If not, feast your eyes:
BONUS: Maybe there’s not a certified “rock god” in this picture, but it’s a damn good picture nonetheless: