Country

Zac Brown Band w/Blackberry Smoke

Zac Brown Band w/Blackberry Smoke

6/7/2013 – Zac Brown Band brings the Southern Ground Zamily to Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in St. Louis, MO. With special guest, fellow Georgians Blackberry Smoke. Photos below.


Tim McGraw

Tim McGraw

5/23/2013 Verizon Wireless Amphitheater St. Louis, MO. – ‘Two Lanes of Freedom Tour‘. I can’t help but feel, when I’m in the same room with Tim McGraw, I feel like a mosquito in the same room with an eagle. No one, in any genre of music, has the charisma, fan connection, and a personality like […]


Brad Paisley

Brad Paisley

5/9/2013 Verizon Wireless Amphitheater – Brad Paisley has become a St. Louis favorite. Show # 1 of the Bandana’a Country Mega Ticket, begins with show # 1 of the “Beat This Summer Tour“. Photos below.


Brent Cobb Band

Brent Cobb Band

3/29/2013 Club Bliss, Sullivan, MO. – This was not an intended shoot for me, and driving to Sullivan, MO., about 1.5 hrs from my home, 50 miles southwest of St. Louis, is not something I would plan unless I had a good reason. On this night, it was all bout supporting my cousin’s son, Marc, […]


2012 Verizon Wireless Amphitheater Concert Season Recap

2012 Verizon Wireless Amphitheater Concert Season Recap

2012 – Another summer of outdoor concerts has come and gone. St. Louis’s premier under the stars venue, Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, hosted one of the most diverse musical seasons I can recall in a long time. The Live Nation party house beneath the shed, always promises a little something for everyone, and this past season […]


Willie Nelson

Willie Nelson

10/05/2009 Verizon Wireless Amphitheater St. Louis, MO. – Simply Willie, from his Farm Aid set in 2009. Every line & wrinkle in this man’s body, tells a story, and reflects the life of a musician who never stops working, always delivers, and has always stood up for the American dream, and respect deserved toward our […]


Jason Aldean

Jason Aldean

9/14/2012 Verizon Wireless Amphitheater St. Louis, MO. – Jason Aldean, with future amphitheater headliner Luke Bryan, and guest Rachel Farley. Photos below.


Toby Keith, Brantley Gilbert

Toby Keith, Brantley Gilbert

9/1/2012 Verizon Wireless Amphitheater St. Louis, MO. – Toby Keith makes his annual return to the Shed with ‘Red Solo Cup’ in hand, bringing with him country rockers Thomas Rhett, and future break-out headliner Brantley Gilbert. Photos below.


Nic Cowan

Nic Cowan

8/1/2012 Verizon Wireless Amphitheater St. Louis, MO. – Nic Cowan is an artist on Zac Brown & company’s Southern Ground label, supporting the recently released debut record ‘Hardheaded’. Originally scheduled for a short opening set, preceding Sonia Leigh, it was announced Sonia was not performing at the StL show. Nic Cowan and his band were […]


Zac Brown Band

Zac Brown Band

8/1/12 Verizon Wireless Amphitheater St. Louis, MO. – The ZBB,  supporting the band’s latest release ‘Uncaged‘, showed why they’re one of the coolest live bands, Country or otherwise, when they rolled into StL Also on the bill was special guest Nic Cowan. Restricted to shoot from a limited space stage left, the opportunities to focus […]


Rascal Flatts

Rascal Flatts

  7/27/12 Verizon Wireless Amphitheater St. Louis, MO. – Rascal Flatts have become the annual Country concert party to attend every summer, after being handed the honors following Brooks & Dunn’s retirement in 2010. This year brings the ‘Changed Tour‘ (with Little Big Town, the Eli Young Band, and Eden’s Edge). Always one of the […]


Little Big Town, Eli Young Band, Eden’s Edge

Little Big Town, Eli Young Band, Eden's Edge

7/27/12 Verizon Wireless Amphitheater St. Louis, MO. Supporting Rascal Flatts on their 2012 Changed Tour were veteran vocal group Little Big Town, Eli Young Band, and Eden’s Edge. 


Lady Antebellum

Lady Antebellum

6/29/2012 Verizon Wireless Amphitheater St. Louis, MO./Live Nation – Lady A are simply the best vocal group in Country right now. It was obvious, and easy to predict, when I last saw Lady Antebellum in June 2010 opening for Tim McGraw, that they would become superstars, and one day return to this very venue as […]


Miranda Lambert

Miranda Lambert

  6/16/2012 Verizon Wireless Amphitheater St. Louis, MO- Miranda Lambert, one of favorites, made St. Louis her final stop with her traveling companions Chris Young, and Jarrod Niemann as part of the Live Nation StL and Verizon Wireless Amphitheater Country Mega Ticket package. Thunderstorms and lightning brought her set to a halt half way in, […]


Chris Young

Chris Young

6/16/2012 Verizon Wireless Amphitheater St. Louis, MO. – On tour with Miranda Lambert and Jerrod Niemann (Saturday night’s show at the shed marked the final stop featuring this line-up of Miranda’s tour). Like Miranda, Chris Young is a product of the TV singing competition show ‘Nashville Star’, winning in 2006. Unlike the 2003 season that […]


Sugarland

Sugarland

  10/7/2011 Verizon Wireless Amphitheater St. Louis, MO. – The final show of the season at VWA, featuring Sugarland, with Sara Bareilles, included a bonus celebration of the StL Cardinals winning the National League Wild Card Series vs. The Philidelphia Phillies. Great performances from both artists, incredible Spring like weather (for St. Louis early October), […]


Sara Evans

6/26/2011 Verizon Wireless Amphitheater St. Louis, MO. – On tour with Rascal Flatts. I’ve been a fan of Sara Evans since ‘Born To Fly’ was released over ten years ago, and was very happy to hear she would be on the bill of the Flatts Fest Tour, and having the opportunity to photograph her for […]


Rascal Flatts

6/26/2011 Verizon Wireless Amphitheater St. Louis, MO – St. Louis favorites from the Live Nation Country Mega Ticket package, Rascal Flatts delivered another high energy show, with all the hits. And as always, bring a great set design and visual experience as a back drop. The Flatts Fest Tour makes an early stop at the […]


Brad Paisley: H2O II

6/17/2011 Verizon Wireless Amphitheater St. Louis, MO – Brad Paisley‘s H2O II: Wetter & Wilder Tour made a summer stop in StL, with music, and water activities beginning at 4:00 p.m. Here are shots from Brad’s set, with a few of supporting acts Blake Shelton, and Jerrod Niemann…


Tim McGraw, with Luke Bryan, The Band Perry

5/21/2011 Verizon Wireless Amphitheater St. Louis, MO. – Show # 2 of the Live Nation Country Mega Ticket Series, featuring Tim McGraw. The Emotional Traffic Tour has supporting acts Luke Bryan, and The Band Perry. Photos from the show after the jump.


JASON ALDEAN, with Eric Church, Jane Dear Girls

5/13/2011 Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, St. Louis, MO. – I first shot Jason Aldean when he was on tour with Tim McGraw in 2008. I remember that set standing out, and feeling like a star was being born in front of my eyes. My second time shooting him, he was headlining the 12,ooo seat Family Arena […]


Old 97’s

2011.02.18 The Pageant St. Louis, MO. – Touring in support of the great ‘The Grand Theatre Vol I’ record, released this past October, the Old 97’s continue serving up tasteful hooks for those of us who love a little Country with our Rock, and a little Rock with our Country. Since the mid ninety’s in […]


Zac Brown Band

2010.11.05 Scottrade Center St. Louis, MO. – Two of my favorite things when it comes to concert photography that I Love. 1. Arriving to discover I’m the only shooter in the pit. 2. Shooting a band I’ve never photographed before, or seen live, and being blown away, feeling like I just saw something special. The […]


Rascal Flatts

August 27,2010 Verizon Wireless Amphitheater St. Louis – Upon entering the gates of  the amphitheater, fans were welcomed by 25 foot tall replica’s of Gary LeVox, Jay DeMarcus, and JoeDon Rooney of Rascal Flatts. Closing out the season’s Country Mega Ticket, the ‘Nothing Like This’ tour was just that. Lighting and special effects that extended […]