Fartbarf – Mon Keys in LA

  Gentles Readers, I really don’t know if the man-ape in today’s photograph above is Dan, Josh or Brian. And that’s kind of the point. I photographed Fartbarf in their analogue post-neanderthal glory last July. But Dan, Josh and Brian do put on one hell of a show, pre-digital and completely anonymous. Nothing but analogue …

Photo Daily: Heavyweight Dub Champion at HOB

  I know it’s going to be a fun shoot when I’m wearing two cameras around my neck. One with a wide zoom lens for shots like this one of Heavyweight Dub Champion playing a great set at Chicago’s House of Blues. And the other with a nice longer lens for more intimate shots of …

Photo Daily: ARIISK

Making photographs in the dark. ARIISK invited me to photograph one of their Chicago shows a few years ago. I loved their sound. Moody, layered with analog synthesizer tones and walls of reverb. The stage lighting reflected that. Another show where my camera could see more than my eyes could. ARIISK are, in their own …