Eli Paperboy Reed – Lincoln Center Out of Doors – New York, NY – 7/29/16

The Lincoln Center celebrated another year of free out door concerts during the summer months.  A great way to take in New York and hear some free music.  One performer set to play was none other than Eli Paperboy Reed.  What may be his last New York show for the year, Eli made it count.  Performing… Read More Eli Paperboy Reed – Lincoln Center Out of Doors – New York, NY – 7/29/16

John The Gun – Dingbatz – Clifton, NJ – 6/24/16

Local band appreciation.  I have posted about the band John The Gun multiple times.  It’s no secret that I am friends with the band, but that doesn’t stop me from promoting them.  This time, I caught them at Dingbatz, a small bar/venue in North Jersey.  A great show as always, see them live for your… Read More John The Gun – Dingbatz – Clifton, NJ – 6/24/16

Eli Paperboy Reed / PEP – Union Pool – Brooklyn, NY – 6/16/16

On June 10th Eli Paperboy Reed released his latest album My Way Home, a return to form album if you will.  With so many record label woes, one would think Eli would give up, but he didn’t.  He came back better than ever.  The album was released while he was overseas on tour, but as soon as… Read More Eli Paperboy Reed / PEP – Union Pool – Brooklyn, NY – 6/16/16

Mudcrutch / The Shelters – Webster Hall – New York, NY – 6/10/16

Before there was Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, there was Mudcrutch.  A band that lasted for about 5 years.  With only one single released, the band was broken up by outside forces.  Fast forward to the 2000’s, Mudcrutch gained new life and released a self titled full length in 2008.  Everyone thought this was a… Read More Mudcrutch / The Shelters – Webster Hall – New York, NY – 6/10/16

Against Me! / July Talk – Webster Hall – New York, NY – 6/3/16

Since 2011, Governors Ball Music Festival has been held in New York around the month of June.  A three day festival featuring array of bands of all different genres.  This year I attended one of their late night shows that was in the city and not on Randall’s Island and featured Against Me! and July… Read More Against Me! / July Talk – Webster Hall – New York, NY – 6/3/16

Bane / BoySetsFire / Maximum Penalty / Cruel Hand / Uzi Kids – First Unitarian Church – Philadelphia, PA – 5/7/16

On Saturday May 7, 2016, Bane played their last Philadephia show.  It was a bittersweet night.  Sing alongs, tears, and stage dives were had.  However, even though this was the last time for many to see Bane in the City of Brotherly Love, they didn’t go quietly.  Opening the show was local straight edge band… Read More Bane / BoySetsFire / Maximum Penalty / Cruel Hand / Uzi Kids – First Unitarian Church – Philadelphia, PA – 5/7/16

Vance Joy / Blind Pilot / Jamie Lawson – Beacon Theatre – New York, NY – 3/30/16

The Fire and Flood Tour with Vance Joy made two stops in New York due to the first date selling out, however the second date followed suite.  The beautiful Beacon Theatre hosted both shows with the second show being featured here.  Opening the show was English musician Jamie Lawson.  Jamie is the first musician signed to Ed Sheeran’s label… Read More Vance Joy / Blind Pilot / Jamie Lawson – Beacon Theatre – New York, NY – 3/30/16

The Early November / The Movielife / Have Mercy – The Fillmore – Philadelphia, PA – 3/25/16

The second Movielife show that I was photographing was in Philadephia, PA at the new Fillmore.  Unfortunately, due to traffic, I missed the first opener Dryjacket.  I was excited to see this band because from what I heard, I enjoyed, but maybe next time I will get to catch their set.  I did get a chance… Read More The Early November / The Movielife / Have Mercy – The Fillmore – Philadelphia, PA – 3/25/16

The Movielife / Crime In Stereo / Incendiary / Aviator – Webster Hall – New York, NY – 3/24/16

For two days, I photographed The Movielife perform, one day in New York and the other in Philadelphia.  Each night was a different experience and each night made me love the band even more.  The first night was in New York for a hometown headlining show.  The opening bands on this show were handpicked by… Read More The Movielife / Crime In Stereo / Incendiary / Aviator – Webster Hall – New York, NY – 3/24/16

Brian Fallon / Austin Plaine / Jared Hart – Starland Ballroom – Sayreville, NJ – 3/12/15

After the in-store at Vintage Vinyl, see here, Brian and company made their way over to Starland Ballroom for the show.  Opening the show was Jared Hart of The Scandals.  Jared would later pull double duties by playing a 12 string guitar later in the night in Brian Fallon’s backing band.  For now, Jared was showcasing… Read More Brian Fallon / Austin Plaine / Jared Hart – Starland Ballroom – Sayreville, NJ – 3/12/15