In the wonderful world of music, there is no shortage of musicians who disguise themselves as lunatics, drug fiends, and gun totting thugs, to keep all of us regular folks copiously entertained.

These people create the music we want to hear and cause the kind of trouble we like to hear about.

Here are 10 mugshots of famous musicians whose throes of bad luck continue to serve as a novelty for all of us doing our best to stay on the right side of the law.