stunning, no? these were all taken in east germany during the 1980s. i won't inundate you with the details - the original story is here, and my refinery29 write-up is here - instead allowing the images to speak for themselves.
rebel rebel::david bowie ; my generation::the who ; we didn't start the fire::billy joel ; germany to germany::ratatat ; welcome to the occupation::cold war kids ; changes::david bowie ' with god on our side::bob dylan ; gimme shelter::the rolling stones ; air war::crystal castles ; 99 luftballoons::nena
[image credit: spiegel online international]