Category 'Music'

17
Dec

Dictator’s debut gig

I caught the new and entertaining act featuring Dead Cat Bounce frontman James Walmsley, called Dictator, in the Workman’s Club.

13
Sep

Performance at The Picnic

I managed to catch a few acts while I was at the Picnic.

13
Sep

Out and About at Electric Picnic 2012

Some shots from my first Electric Picnic!

7
Aug

Myles Manley and The Little People

A friend of mine plays in a band called Myles Manley and The Little People, a pop-pastiche with well-thought out lyrics and tight melodies. Here are some shots from a midnight gig in Whelan’s.

7
Aug

Magpies

I had the pleasure of catching The Magpies opening for Myles Manley.

30
May

Chandigarh

Grabbed some shots at a gig by a couple of friends of mine, Chandigarh. It was an entirely improvised electronic set in a relatively new venue called Hello Operator near the top of O’Connell Street.

29
May

Brad Pitt Light Orchestra – The Devil & Me

I had the good fortune to work with Pádraig Baggott, an old friend of mine, on his music video for The Brad Pitt Light Orchestra‘s song The Devil & Me. I did some visual effects; the opening credits, EKG and the heavenly feel during most of the hospital stuff. Thoughts welcome!

25
May

The Glass

I was approached late last year to shoot a couple of music videos for a band called The Glass. I got a bunch of work dropped on me so it was nearly five months before I got them done! This is Glen aka DJ Wool: This is Dom: The two videos were a bit of […]

23
May

Lensbaby, baby

Before my gear was nicked, I was the proud owner of a lensbaby, a lovely little bit of plastic, metal and glass, great for a bit of fun. My friend Richard was in a band called The Wire (which has long since disbanded) and they had Renée, a guest vocalist, on for a charity gig […]

23
May

Bygone Days

I used to take an awful lot of live music shots, mostly of whatever band my friend Richard happened to be in at the time. Here are a couple I quite liked.   This is Rosie Ellis & Band playing Andrew’s Lane Theatre.

23
May

We Are Scientists

I checked out these guys thanks to Maria. They were much better than I expected.

23
May

Jameson Global Party

Got a few snaps at the Jameson Global Party. Many thanks to Nathalie for getting me in the door. There are some video highlights here (you must be of legal drinking age to access). And this, creid nó ná creid is Groove Armada. This is the most excellent Republic of Loose:

23
May

SPRING BREAK!

Live music photography used to be my favourite type of photography. While I’m glad to have branched out since coming back to photography, I do miss it sometimes. Was out socially recently and caught a shot of Spring Break in full swing.