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26 Sep 2017

Max & Iggor Live @ The Forum, Melbourne

Roots Bloody Roots! With the city of Melbourne having just hosted 95.000 people at the AFL Preliminary Final, and with the Richmond Tigers having just won their way into the Grand Final – you can just imagine what it was like to be in the city tonight! It was utter chaos and even if I left home an hour ago, I struggled to find anywhere to park the car and head into the Forum for tonight’s Max & Iggor concert. […]

08 Mar 2016

Clutch Live @ The Forum, Melbourne

Sometimes… sometimes you know it is going to be a classic night just from having a read of the poster. For starters, Melbourne’s Forum is a fantastic venue to shoot in. It has certainly taken over from where the now defunct Palace use to stand. Secondly, any bill that features Clutch, Cosmic Psychos and King of the North is a bill that will most assuredly knock it out of the park. And that’s exactly what it did. Power duo King […]

13 Jan 2016

Nightwish Live @ The Forum, Melbourne

It is always cool shooting at Melbourne’s Forum. It is the very venue I shot my first (professional) gig at in 2008 and it was great getting stuck back into it after a few weeks of not even looking at the camera. Unfortunately however, as I was getting ready for the gig, the world learnt of the passing of Rock legend David Bowie. That news certainly put a dampener on the evening and my motivation to photograph a Rock show […]

04 Jul 2015

Seether Meet & Greet

I was hired by Tombowler to photograph the Seether Meet & Greet before the Melbourne show. I’ve shot many meet and greets for both Tombowler and Metropolis in the past several years (Seether, Opeth, Uriah Heep, Switchfoot, Ace Frehley, Motorheard to name a few). Most of these Meet And Greets are a ton of fun for both artist and fans and most are smooth as silk. To protect the guilty, we won’t mention the ace artists that can be a […]

07 Mar 2009

Gary Numan Live @ The Forum, Melbourne

It’s unfortunate but when it comes to the career and music of Gary Numan, all that most people know of the man is the sporadic hits he had in the late 70’s and early 80’s. Granted that these hits were absolute classic tunes that helped define a fledgling genre and inspire many ‘Electronic’ and ‘Industrial’ artists. Trent Reznor of Nine Inch Nails proudly wears the Numan influence on his sleeve and has covered the Numan classic ‘Metal’ in the past… […]