Mr. Johnny Cash the “Man In Black” had a famous bad boy outlaw image. With song like “Folsom Prison Blues”an his live concerts “At Folsom Prison” and “At San Quentin” it would lead you to believe he was a hardened criminal, yet Cash never served a prison sentence.
This cool photo of Elvis Presley has made the rounds for years as an Elvis mugshot. The infamous photo was taken on November 17, 1970 in Denver Colorado where Elvis was in town collecting an honorary Police badge.
Check out the infamous Prince mugshot from his temporary arrest in Jackson, Mississippi on March 29, 1980. Prince and keyboardist Dr. Fink were detained for stealing a megaphone from an airplane.
Here’s Mark David Chapman inmate number 81A3860 in Attica State Prison in New York 2011 mugshot. He of courese, is the asshole that murdered John Lennon. Here’s the link to the New York State Corrections Department info on Mark David Chapman.
D’Arcy Wretzky was a founding member and bass player for The Smashing Pumpkins from 1988–1999. She left the band to pursue an acting career, although, Billy Corgan later said, “she was fired for being a mean spirited drug addict who refused to get help.” That’s where things started to go wrong for D’Arcy. Here’s D’Arcy looking good in her Pumpkins days…
Jim Morrison had several brushes with the law throughout his life. Having been arrested at least six times, here’s a breakdown of Jim’s extensive rap sheet..
David Bowie (real name: David Jones) was arrested March 21, 1976 at the Americana Rochester Hotel in Rochester, New York. Three other people were arrested at 2:25 a.m. in Bowie’s three-room suite by vice squad detectives after confiscating what they described as about half a pound of marijuana.
Kurt Cobain was arrested by Aberdeen Police Department in Washington on May 18, 1986. Cobain was booked for trespassing after he was found on the roof of an abandoned building at 618 W. Market Street, Aberdeen Washington.
Here’s the pretty cool looking mugshot of Jack White from December 13, 2003 in Detroit, Michigan. White was arrested after he got in a brawl with Jason Stollsteimer of the band Von Bondies at the Majestic Theatre Center, in a Detroit night-club called ‘The Magic Stick’.
I am Raul Rossell II, born and raised in Los Angeles, California and founder of feelnumb.com. I’m not trying to be a Rock Star, I just write about them…