To say that Michael Ochs is a collector of rock-related photos is like saying Hitler hated Jews. Mr. Ochs is the pre-eminent collector of rare images, which the Getty allegedly paid him handsomely for. He'll share tales from his latest book, Illusions of Grandeur, his “anecdotal, illustrated history of rock & roll, which, sorry to say, will make your story of the time you bought a beer for Lee Ving look pretty lame.

Sun., Oct. 26, 7 p.m., 2008

LA Weekly