When I first saw the listing for this concert which was originally supposed to be in June, my jaw dropped. I was just excited about seeing this artist in this smaller to medium sized venue. The show was cancelled and rescheduled for August. Edgar and his band were in fine form and for those of us there- we had a pretty cool show together. No masses of crowds, just us and Edgar all to ourselves. It was great to hear those beloved classics like Frankenstein and Free Bird and a
I finally had a chance to jot down a few notes for a newsletter. It's good to take a moment and review the past few months or years work- to see what you have accomplished as an artist. It gives time for perspective and reflection. I am pretty happy with the path and and it's been an incredibly fulfilling portion of my life. To create is just that!- The ''process of creation'' itself is what gives me great joy and allows me to take part in the world in the moment. No regrets.
I enjoy covering blues at Callahan's Music Cafe in Auburn Hills whenever I can get a chance. This last year I made sure to cover one of my favorite subjects to shoot- mostly because he is incredible on the guitar and also he is a nice person in general. That person being Coco Montoya! Detroit legend Jim McCarty arrived and sat in on a few songs with Coco and made the evening evening more special. I was elated to shoot these 2 dueling guitarists having fun playing riffs off ea
Wow- what can I say- this is a major part of my music screenplay/life- so to see Bryan Ferry again in his later years was a complete and total treat! He graced the stage with a huge incredibly talented band. The crowd sang along and he really got in his groove for the last 1/2 hour of the show and everybody in the crowd was on their feet. This shot was at the end and the disco ball just added that special touch to a memorable evening.
Juliette Lewis snuck through town, but it was not long until the secret was out that she was playing at the El Club. Anybody and everybody who had any ounce of cool in them, was there to rock out for 2016 summer tour. With her release of ''Hello Hero''- she is doing a whirlwind tour with her amazing band. Here's a sexy and badass shot of her rocking it out in Southwest Detroit!