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27 Oct 2015

Devin Townsend Project And Periphery Live @ 170 Russell, Melbourne

I think I have photographed nearly every single Devin Townsend tour of the last 4-5 years. He tours Australia regularly and always without fail, the tours are a sell-out. As was tonight’s 170 Russell gig, with another to follow tomorrow. Supporting Devin tonight was Periphery. I hadn’t seen Periphery for a few years. From memory, it may have been opening for Devin again – although I can’t be too sure, I would have to check my archives. As beautifully as […]

22 Oct 2014

A Night With Devin Townsend

I really didn’t know what to expect from tonight but I am so glad I took on the assignment to photograph the event because the entire evening, from start to finish, was something pretty damn close to magical. Let’s lay the cards on the table from the outset, I am a huge Devin Townsend fan. Have been for a very long time and have photographed the last 3-4 of his Australian tours. Dev and the band always bring forth a […]

01 Mar 2012

Devin Townsend & Meshuggah Live @ The Forum, Melbourne, Australia

Half way through a crazy week of shooting the cream of the crop when it comes to the Metal genre! Seriously, the Soundwave series of gigs – both the festivals and the ‘Sidewave’ shows manage to bring out some of the finest bands from all over the world! Big Day Out? Forget about it! This is where it’s at and on a Wednesday night you could have taken your pick and seen a slew of gigs at nearly every major […]

02 Dec 2016

Top 10 Albums of 2016

10: Meshuggah – The Violent Sleep Of Reason Goddamn I was hanging out for this one. Hanging! In the end, I felt a little disappointed and this one, barely cracked my top 10. Don’t get me wrong, I dig it. I dig it a lot, but nowhere near the love I had for the previous opus Koloss. It’s unmistakably a Meshuggah record, no one sounds like this, but song structure and hooks get lost in the plethora of bludgeoning that […]

15 Dec 2015

The Best Of 2015 – Music Photography

In terms of music photography, 2015 turned out to be a fun and successful year. Compiling these top 10 lists are always incredibly difficult. More often than not, my mind will change the very next day but once they’re locked in – they’re locked in. You may agree or disagree with my choices. You may like or dislike the shots I have chosen. The choice is totally yours. With thanks to the following artists, thank you for letting me stick […]