Images for professional use...

Music and Performing Arts

ArenaPAL - Huge collection of theater, opera, rock, classical, jazz and world music, pop, classical and national dance, circus, festivals, artists, etc. Some images online.
Everynight Images - UK agency specializing in music, urban lifestyle and global youth culture: nightclubs, festivals, drugs and teenagers. - The work of Scottish photographer David Sinclair: thousands of musicians, mainly jazz, many taken in Ronnie Scott's club in London. Majority in b/w.
Lebrecht - Claims to be world's largest resource for music pictures and all creative arts. Access to 5 million images via partners.
Music Pictures - Independent archive of music and music-related images. All styles and genres. Over 15,000 artists.
Photofeatures - One of the most comprehensive specialised music photo archives. 1964 onwards. Includes the Chris Walter Archive.
Photostage - The work of UK photographer Donald Cooper: images from the performing arts, from 1968 to the present.
Redferns - One of the most comprehensive music photo libraries, from 19th-century classical composers to pioneering jazz. Hosted by Getty Images.
Repfoto - 35mm, medium format and b/w photos of rock musicians, in performance, in the studio and on the road, 1960s onwards. Scanned and brilliantly organized online.
Robbie Jack - Specialist in the classical performing arts, based in UK but with many images from international venues including Bolshoi and Kirov ballet.
UrbanImage - Reggae, punk, black, 70's/80's rock, world music, plus travel and culture from Africa, India, South America and Jamaica.

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