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Bush at the Murat

I spent Valentine’s day with my two loves, husband and kids excluded: music and photography. This time around it was Bush at the Murat in Indianapolis. I have always been a passive fan, so to speak. They have never really been the “my life will be incomplete if I never see them” kind of band to me, andContinue Reading “Bush at the Murat”

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Linkin Park, Rise Against, Of Mice and Men

The Thrill of the Hunt Review: The Hunting Party Tour stops in Indianapolis In July 2014, Linkin Park released its sixth studio album, “The Hunting Party.”  After taking the party across Europe with California metalcore band, Of Mice and Men, the band kicked off the U.S. leg of the  tour in support of the recordContinue Reading “Linkin Park, Rise Against, Of Mice and Men”

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Concert Photo Gallery: Firefly Music Festival 2012

Without question, one of the best gigs I’ve had as a photographer was the inaugural Firefly Music Festival in Dover Delaware. It was 3 days of great, great music and unforgettable moments like when I watched the members of several bands play an impromptu soccer game in the Artists area or Michael Franti and IContinue Reading “Concert Photo Gallery: Firefly Music Festival 2012”

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Photo Gallery: People of Firefly Music Festival 2013

My generation(Xers) just about ruined past festival experiences for me – ie: 90’s Woodstocks & Lollas etc. We were(and maybe still are) an angst-riddled bunch. In the two years I’ve gone to Firefly, it’s the attendees that have made the festival that much more special. Maybe it’s because I’m of the kinder, gentler sort. IContinue Reading “Photo Gallery: People of Firefly Music Festival 2013”

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Photo Gallery: Shoots from the Pit

If you had told teen aged, music obsessed whose first job was in a record store me in 1989 that one day I would be in a photo pit taking pictures of some of my musical idols, I would have laughed in your face. Out of all the things I’ve done in life, dare IContinue Reading “Photo Gallery: Shoots from the Pit”

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Concert Photo of the Day: Marilyn Manson

The first time I heard of Marilyn Manson was from one of my assistant managers at the record store I worked at in high school. She was very goth/emo when those words actually meant that. Her hair was black and purple as was her wardrobe. She never, ever wore anything but black and purple. It soundedContinue Reading “Concert Photo of the Day: Marilyn Manson”