Burt Shonberg (left) and Doug Myres (right) – 1958 Owners of Cafe Frankenstein along with George Clayton Johnson – Laguna Beach, California


Cafe Frankenstein – circa 1958 – outside paintings by Burt Shonberg – Laguna Beach, California

Painting by Burt Shonberg outside of a bookstore in Laguna Beach owned by Connie Vining and Michael Schley who took over ownership of Cafe Frankenstein in 1960. The above three photos courtesy of dumb angel magazine

Burt Shonberg with friends circa 1961

Burt Shonberg and Marshall Berle – Tampa FL – 1975

Ledru Shoopman Baker III and Marshall Berle – Los Angeles CA – 1978

Ringo Starr and George Greif Р Photo courtesy of The Greif Family Trust

George Greif brought the Beatles to the USA for their first tour. Mr. Greif is in the lower left of the photo which was sent to his daughter, Laura. Property of the Greif Family Trust


Stanley Dyrector holding one of his Burt Shonberg paintings – photographed by Rian Jarvis

Burt Shonberg (aka “Jack Bond”) at a Spirit concert backstage in Tempe AZ 1976


Burt Shonberg – sitting in front of his masterpiece “Seated Figure And A Cosmic Train” – 1965


Burt Shonberg – Randy California – Marshall Berle -1977

Burt Shonberg painting mural on Sunset Blvd – Hollywood – circa 1962