Posts Tagged ‘cassette kids’

Memory Man

10 Jul

A shot from my first gig shooting live music, taken at the Oxford Art Factory in Sydney. Hadn’t shot any live music in about 10 years and back then it was all on 1600iso film; not digital.

Three Australian bands were playing: Kids of 88 and Howl, with Cassette Kids headlining.

Not my kind of music, but all three bands put on a pretty good show and gave me plenty of action to shoot.

Live Review: Cassette Kids @ Oxford Art Factory

23 Jun have just published my review of the Cassette Kids gig at the Oxford Art Factory in Darlinghurst last Friday night, June 18, 2010. See the excerpt below and CLICK HERE or click the image below to read the full review:

…It was refreshing to see a pop-infused group like Cassette Kids displaying such an enthusiastic, energetic and believable stage presence. All four band members played with an obvious passion, no doubt fuelled by their crowd’s enthusiasm for what they were seeing and hearing – a reciprocating and perfect symbiosis…

CLICK HERE to read the full review.
CLICK HERE to visit the image gallery.


Live Music Photography: Cassette Kids @ Oxford Art Factory

20 Jun

I shot a gig at the Oxford Art Factory in Darlinghurst (Sydney) on Friday night, June 18. It was headlined by the Cassette Kids and supported by Howl and Kids of 88. While not my style of music, it was a good opportunity for me to test out my new camera gear under stage lighting conditions. It went well!

CLICK HERE to check out a selection of about 30 images from the show and additional, exclusive images are now online at

Would love to hear your feedback on the shots, as it was the first live show I’d shot in about 10 years.