Photography

Black Sabbath in Melbourne

In April this year the mighty Black Sabbath metal juggernaut came to play at Rod Laver Arena and I was lucky enough to be there to capture the action, true masters of their craft. Click photo below to view full gallery of images. If you like what you see… Please check out my web galleries […]

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Sneak Peek: Devil’s Kitchen Melbourne

The Tote played host to a stellar line-up of home-grown talent headlined by the mighty King Parrot and featuring other acts such as Mammoth Mammoth, Chainsaw Hookers, Clagg, My Left Boot and a host of other bands – Devil’s Kitchen was back and it sure was hot in the kitchen! Look out Sydney and Brisbane […]

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Meredith Music Festival 2012

Photos from the 2012 Meredith Music Festival held at the Meredith Supernatural Ampitheatre, 7-9 December 2012 featuring Primal Scream, Turbonegro, Four Tet, Spiritualized, Hot Snakes, Regurgitator, The Murlocs, Tame Impala, Pond, Brous, Earthless and more. Click the photo below to see the full set of images. If you like what you see… Please check out […]


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Sneak Peak: Meredith 2012 Photos

Aunty Meredith really turned it on last weekend with a superb line-up of international and Australian musical talent at the 22nd Annual Meredith Music Festival. Here’s a sneak peak of some of the action held between December 7-9 2012 at the Meredith Supernatural Ampitheatre – full image galleries will be published on the Tone Deaf […]

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Cherryfest 2012

Photos of the first Cherryfest (hopefully the first of many) held in AC/DC Lane and Cherry Bar, Melbourne, 25 November featuring Eyehategod, Bosnian Rainbows, Dern Rutledge, Henry Wagons, King Parrot, Nick Barker, Gruntbucket and much more. Click the picture below to view more festive photos. If you like what you see… Please check out my […]

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The Saints at The Corner

Photos of Chris Bailey’s latest incarnation of The Saints performing at The Corner Hotel, Melbourne, 23 November 2012 with support from Kingswood and Spencer P Jones and the Escape Committee. Click photo below to see full set of pictures from the show. If you like what you see… Please check out my web galleries and […]


The Hives performing at The Forum, 29 December 2008

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 […]

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The Mess Hall at Northcote Social Club

It had been quite some time since I’d seen The Mess Hall but I caught the dynamic Sydney duo at the Northcote Social Club on Saturday night. They still make a great racket! You can see a few photos below but if you would like to see the full set of images from the show […]

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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 […]


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Harvest Festival Melbourne

Photos from Harvest Festival, Werribee Park, Melbourne, 11 November 2012 featuring Sigur Ros, Beck, Santigold, Black Angels, The War On Drugs, Dark Horses, Grizzly Bear,  Dandy Warhols and many more. Click photo below to view full set of pictures. If you like what you see… Please check out my web galleries and if you really […]

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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!


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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 […]

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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 […]

Sigur Rós

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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Thank you Smugmug for raising your prices

Many Smugmug customers are pretty irate at the company’s recent decision to raise their professional photo hosting service from $150 US/year to $300/year (or $250 for existing customers). Me, I’m thankful. Why, you may ask? The reason is that it made me stop and think and consider my whole online presence and realise I could […]


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