Pamela Des Barres, famous groupie, at SXSW

Pamela Des Barres, the famous groupie who hung out with rockers from bands like the Rolling Stones, Led Zepplin, and The Byrds, poses here with old-time rocker Ian McLagan of the band Faces at the 21st Annual SXSW Film and Music Festival. This was in Austin, Texas on March 15, 2007. The occasion was a signing for Des Barres's 2007 book Let's Spend the Night Together: Backstage Secrets of Rock Muses and Supergroupies. Pamela Des Barres was born in 1948, so she turned 59 the year this photo was taken.

See our biography of Pamela Des Barres