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Refused

Refused live in Melbourne

Swedish punk/hardcore legends Refused who broke up in the late 90s reformed in 2012 for a world tour and I’m so glad they did! This was one of the shows of the year, photos from their second sold-out show at The Palace Theatre, Melbourne, 16 November 2012 with support from Outright. Click on the photo […]

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Regular John Photos in Australian Guitar

My photos of the sensational Regular John are in Volume 94 of Australian Guitar Magazine (the one with Eric Clapton on the cover) and they look great – go buy a copy, grab a copy of Regular John’s new album Strange Flowers it’s a ripper and if you get the chance go see them live! […]

Redcoats

Redcoats at Ding Dong Lounge

You saw the Sneak Peek, now here’s the full set of shots from the blistering show that Redcoats performed at Ding Dong Lounge on Saturday 10 November – support acts were Royston Vasie and Willow Darling. Click on the photo below to view the full set of pictures. If you like what you see… Please […]


Zia McCabe with the Merri Creek Pickers

Immigrant Union with special guests Zia McCabe and Merri Creek Pickers

On Wednesday 7th November a very special show took place at The Tote in Melbourne, Zia McCabe from the Dandy Warhols joined local lads the Merri Creek Pickers to deliver a fine set of country standards before her fellow Dandy band mate Brent De Boer and his Melbourne band Immigrant Union played a stellar set […]

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Royston Vasie and Immigrant Union at Ding Dong Lounge

A few weeks ago I caught two of the finest bands in Melbourne, Royston Vasie and Immigrant Union at Ding Dong Lounge – it was a stellar night of music. Click the photo below to see the full picture gallery. If you like what you see… Please check out my web galleries and if you […]

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Sneak Peek: Redcoats + Royston Vasie at Ding Dong Lounge

I was lucky enough to catch the lads from Redcoats for the first time at Ding Dong Lounge on Saturday night – I’ve just got one word to say WOW! If kick-arse rock n roll is your thing don’t miss them. Also joining them on their tour is the awesome Royston Vasie so it’s a […]


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Sneak Peek: Harvest Festival Melbourne

Here’s a sneak peek of the photos from the Melbourne leg of the Harvest Festival held on Sunday, November 11 at Werribee Park. It was a great day out, the weather was perfect, the crowd chilled and relaxed and some great music. Stand out acts for me were Black Angels, Dark Horses, The War on […]

Eddy Current Suppression Ring performing at Melbourne Zoo, 19 February 2009

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 […]

Tame Impala performing at their EP launch, The Tote, 21 November 2008

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 […]


Iron Maiden performing at HiSense Arena, Melbourne, 23 February 2011

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 […]

Mumford and Sons at Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne

Mumford and Sons in Melbourne

Mumford and Sons performing at Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, 25 October 2012 with support from Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros. Click photo below to view full set of pictures from the night. If you like what you see… Please check out my web galleries and if you really like buy yourself or someone special […]

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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 […]


Andrew WK performing at SXSW, Austin Texas, March 2012

SXSW 2012 Photos

Photos from the SXSW Music Conference/Festival, Austin, Texas, USA, March 2012 featuring Pennywise, Miike Snow, Pond, The Cult, Skrillex, Timbaland, Off!, Foxy Shazam, B.O.B., Andrew WK, Spank Rock, Wayne Kramer, Roky Erickson and more. This was my first trip to SXSW, it was totally amazing – great city, great music, great people and great fun! […]

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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 […]

The Bellrays performing at the 2007 Golden Plains Festival

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 […]


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The Beach Boys in Melbourne

The Beach Boys on their 50th Anniversary reunion tour, performing at Rod Laver Arena Melbourne, 31 August 2012 (before Mike Love decided the main talent was no longer required) Click photo below to view full picture gallery. If you like what you see… Please check out my web galleries and if you really like buy […]

Lupe Fiasco performing at The Palace Theatre, Melbourne, 3 February 2010

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

Justin Townes Earle performing at The Regal Theatre, Melbourne, 11 April 2012

Justin Townes Earle at the Regal Theatre

Justin Townes Earle playing at The Regal Theatre, Melbourne, 11 April 2012 Click photo below to view full set of pictures.


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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.

Green Day performing at Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, 14 December 2009

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.

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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.


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Sneak Peek: Royston Vasie at Ding Dong

It was a great night at the new and improved Ding Dong Lounge with Royston Vasie and Immigrant Union putting on stellar shows. Here’s a sneak peak of photos to come – Royston Vasie rocking it hard! Enjoy!

Jeff Tweedy of Wilco in concert at The Palace, Melbourne, 26 March 2008

Wilco announce Melbourne show

The transformation of Chicago six-piece Wilco from their humble mid-‘90s alt-country origins to one of the planet’s most powerful and intuitive rock’n’roll bands has been something to behold as it’s slowly unveiled over the last decade. Not many bands manage to manifestly get better with age, but that’s what’s happened in the case of Wilco. […]

Jeff Tweedy of Wilco in concert at The Palace, Melbourne, 26 March 2008

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.


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