Oct 142016
 
Meshuggah with High on Fire at The Pageant

It’s been a while since I shot a proper concert, so it felt good to get back to my photographic roots and capture some titanic legends of the genre in the process. Behold, the precision math-crush-meisters of Meshuggah and the roaring stoner metal of High On Fire.

Aug 112016
 
Musician Promos for Ben Morgan

Here are some tasty new promo photos for singer-songwriter Ben Morgan. Ben’s recently signed to a new label and they brought me in to update his look for a fresh publicity push. It was a quick, laid-back shoot which worked out great since it was a scorching summer evening and the mosquitoes were ruthless. Perils [Continue Reading…]

May 192016
 
Paige Alyssa for St. Louis Magazine

Here are some unpublished shots from a recent shoot with the crazy talented Paige Alyssa for a feature in the May 2016 issue of St. Louis Magazine. To call Paige a rising star would be a disservice, and it’s great to see her art getting some recognition in larger publications. She was also a blast [Continue Reading…]

Jul 122015
 
New Member, New Promos for Funky Butt

A long-time client and a kickass group of personal friends, Funky Butt Brass Band recently experienced a lineup change and needed some fresh promos. Thankfully they called me (and the ever trusty Matt Jackson) to create some fun new pics. They needed a range of images for promo use so we spent a summer evening [Continue Reading…]

Mar 092015
 
Candice Ivory Promos

One of the perks of being both a working musician as well as a photographer is that I frequently get to shoot folks that I also play with. In this case, I was called on to do fresh promo photos for the very talented Candice Ivory after drumming on her upcoming album. Candice had strong [Continue Reading…]

Jul 082014
 
New Kentucky Knife Fight Promo Photos

It’s always a lot of fun to work with a band whose music you really love, and when the band is both visually and musically creative the pictures usually show it. Case in point: KKF’s singer Jason Holler possesses a background in fine art so during our discussions about the photos we touched on several [Continue Reading…]

Jun 102014
 
New Promos for Bottoms Up Blues Gang

When guitarist Jeremy-Segel Moss asked me if I wanted to shoot some new promo portraits in a recently burned-out house, it wasn’t hard to say yes. Jeremy and his partner in musical crime, Kari Liston, are always a hoot to shoot with and the attraction of shooting in one very unique location was pretty enticing. [Continue Reading…]

Feb 172014
 
Scarlet Tanager Promo Photos

The most common descriptions I’ve heard when discussing Scarlet Tanager are “indie” and “chamber pop”–two labels that have become essentially meaningless due to overuse. I have no room in my head for terms like that anyway. As someone once said, there are two kinds of music: good and bad. Scarlet Tanager is really, really good. [Continue Reading…]