11/24/2018 – For twenty years, St. Louis’s finest electric rockin’ blues guitar players have paid homage to SRV with an annual November evening musical tribute, presented by KSHE 95. Led by Steve Pecaro, along with Tony Campanella, and featuring Mike Zito. These shows are loud, passionate, and authentic. It makes me proud to call most of […]
9/29/2018 – The Pageant, St. Louis. Sold out show, one night with Dino Merlin, Hotel Nacional Tour. I love getting calls to photograph artists I am not familiar with. I signed on for an all show, all access opportunity to shoot Dino Merlin. I learned he is a European superstar, on a limited U.S. run […]
12/7/2015 – St. Louis homegrown talent, Greek Fire, plays their first headline show, which sold out, at The Pageant as part of alternative radio station 105.7 The Point series of Holiday Scheduled ‘Ho Ho Shows‘. Prior to the show, I arrived early to capture images from their fan V.I.P. experience package, which took place in […]
6/23/2015 Smashing Pumpkins acoustic performance at The Pageant, St. Louis, MO. I also was able to get SP guitarist Jeff Schroeder alone for a few moments to grab some candids backstage. I walked away from this experience validating that both he, and Billy Corgan are brilliant musicians, and Jeff is a super cool, nice guy.
12/5/2014 The Pageant St. Louis, MO. – ‘Family Night’ it was. For the first time in StL, Story of the Year, Greek Fire & Fuck Off and Dies (which features members of SOTY) played to a sold out show in their home town. Sponsored by St. Louis radio, 105.7 The Point. I’ve been fortunate to […]
11/29/2014 – The Pageant St. Louis, MO. – The annual Tribute to SRV has been going on for 16 years here in St. Louis, MO. Started by local blues guitarists Steve Pecaro, Tony Campanella, and Jimmy Lee Kennett. I have known, and have been entertained by some of these guys for almost 20 years, and […]
2/7/2014 – Story of the Year performs in front of a sold out crowd, along with Hawthorne Heights, at The Pageant in St. Louis, MO. I began the day early with the guys, as they hosted a pre-show V.I.P. performance and Meet & Greet. Photos below.
12/21/2013 The Pageant St. Louis, MO. – Now in it’s 15th year, the annual seasonal run of El Monstero – The DefinitiveTribute to the music of Pink Floyd, is still the best example of local talent, coming together to present a world class presentation of music, dance, performance art, and stage & sound production. This […]
11/29/2013 The Pageant, St. Louis, MO. – Two St. Louis bands moving forward, and getting people to pay attention. Against the odds, writing, producing, recording, & selling original music, are The URGE, and GREEK FIRE. The URGE just released their full length cd ‘Galvonized‘, while Greek Fire is finishing up their awaited sophomore release ‘Lost […]
6/8/2013 The Pageant St. Louis, MO. – St. Louis band Story of the Year are all fired up! This show, which was a celebration of the band’s album ‘Page Avenue’, released in 2003, was off the hook as far as the energy of the band, as well as the love and connection from those in […]