From the Vault

From the Vault: Slayer

After hearing the terrible news of Jeff Hanneman’s passing today I found a couple of galleries of shows where Jeff was doing what he did best, making one awesome unholy racket with Slayer. Click on each of the photos below to see the full gallery from the show. My condolences go out to Jeff’s family […]

From the Vault: Soundwave 2011

It’s the middle of February and the lovers of hard and heavy music around Australia are preparing themselves for the brute force of the Soundwave Festival. In preparation here is a reminder from the 2011 Melbourne leg of the Soundwave tour featuring Bullet For My Valentine, Gang of Four, 36 Crazyfists, Stone Sour, Primus, Less […]

From the Vault: Dragonforce

Australia are you ready for the return of the hair, guitar, keytar and metal of Dragonforce?  They are playing Soundwave 2013 and not to be missed! These photos were from a show at The Forum, Melbourne, 25 October 2008. Click the picture below for the full photo gallery. If you like what you see… Please […]

From the Vault: ATP Mt Buller Day One

Some photos from Day One of the first ever Australian All Tomorrow’s Parties Festival, held at the Victorian ski resort, Mt Buller, 9 January 2009. The Festival was curated by Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds and the first day featured stellar performances by Hoss, Dead Meadow, Bill Callahan, Beaches, Grinderman, Fuck Buttons, Silver Apples, […]

From the Vault: The Hives

Another fine set of photos from the vault, those fine Swedish lads The Hives performing at The Palace Theatre in Melbourne, on a hot summer night, late December 2008. Click the photo below to see the full set of photos.   If you like what you see… Please check out my web galleries and if […]

From the Vault: The Saints at The Forum

Photos of a reunited incarnation of seminal Brisbane punk band The Saints featuring Chris Bailey and Ed Kuepper together after many years apart at The Forum Theatre, Melbourne. This was after the ATP Festival at Mt Buller held in January 2009, the first time Messrs Bailey and Kuepper had shared a stage together for many […]

From the Vault: Eddy Current Suppression Ring at Melbourne Zoo

It was a balmy summer night in 2009 and Melbourne Zoo was the perfect venue for a twilight concert by Eddy Current Suppression Ring and Tame Impala. Click the picture below for the full set of photos. If you like what you see… Please check out my web galleries and if you really like buy […]

From the Vault: Tame Impala in 2008

With Tame Impala’s new album ‘Lonerism” receiving rave reviews and breaking into charts around the globe it’s a good time to look back at their early days. This set of photos was taken from the launch of their self-titled EP at The Tote, Melbourne in 2008. Click the photo below to see the full set […]

From the Vault: Iron Maiden

Some more photos from the vault, this time it’s metal legends, Iron Maiden performing at HiSense Arena, Melbourne, 23 February 2011. Click the picture below to view the complete set of photos. If you like what you see… Please check out my web galleries and if you really like buy yourself or someone special a […]

Ian Rilen and the Love Addicts

Today marks the sixth anniversary of the passing of one of the best rock musicians I’ve ever had the pleasure of seeing and also a friend, the late and great, the rock and roll man, Ian Rilen. Enjoy the photos and take a moment to think on the wonderful work he did and make sure […]

From the Vault: Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros

Tomorrow night I get to see and photograph a very impressive act again, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, they’re supporting Mumford and Sons. This show was at The Forum in Melbourne on February 1, 2011 and featured support from Reggie Watts and Wagons. Click the photo below to see the full set of pictures […]

From the Vault: Golden Plains 2007

Hot on the heels of the announcement of acts for the 2013 Golden Plains festival I decided to share some photos from the first ever Golden Plains. Featuring The Bellrays, Gotye, The Drones, The Presets, Comets on Fire, Yo La Tengo, !!!, Eddy Current Suppression Ring and more it was quite a weekend. To check […]

From the Vault: Lupe Fiasco

Lupe Fiasco performing at The Palace Theatre, Melbourne, 3 February 2011 Click picture below to view the full photo gallery

From the Vault: Point Nepean Festival 2008

Photos from the Point Nepean Music Festival, held over the 2008 Easter weekend featuring John Fogerty, Keith Urban, Sinead O’Connor, Jools Holland, KT Tunstall, Mavis Staples, Seasick Steve, Rodrigo y Gabriela and more. Click photo below to see full picture gallery.

From the Vault: Green Day

Green Day performing at Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne in December 2009. Do you know who the kid is on stage with Billy Joe in the gallery? If you do, make sure you point him to the pictures! Click on the picture below to see the full photo gallery.

From the Vault: Heaven and Hell

Let’s wind back the clock to 2007 when Ronnie James Dio and Tony Iommi headed to Australia with Heaven and Hell. These photos are from the Rod Laver Arena show in Melbourne. Click the photo below to see the full gallery of pictures.

Wilco performing in Melbourne

What better excuse than to drag some photos of Wilco out of the vault than an announcement of Wilco heading back to Australia. These photos were taken at The Palace in Melbourne, 26 March 2008. Click the photo below to see the full image gallery.

Dimi Dero Inc at The Tote

Dimi Dero Inc performing at The Tote, Melbourne, 20 March 2008. Click picture above for full photo gallery.

Taylor Swift at Billboard the Venue

US Country/Pop super star Taylor Swift performing at Billboard The Venue, Melbourne, 10 March 2009. Click picture above to view full set of pictures.

Big Day Out Melbourne 2009

Photos from the Big Day Out festival, Flemington Racecourse, Melbourne, 26 January 2009 featuring Neil Young, Arctic Monkeys, The Living End, Children Collide, My Morning Jacket, Died Pretty, Lupe Fiasco, TV On The Radio and more. Click on image above to view complete gallery of photos.

Soundwave 2010 Melbourne photos

Soundwave Festival, Melbourne Show Ground, 26 February 2010 featuring Faith No More, Janes Addiction, Jimmy Eat World, Clutch, Isis, Anvil, AFI, Baroness, Placebo, Paramore and more. Click image above to view full set of photos.

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