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ST JEROMES LANEWAY FESTIVAL | BOWEN HILLS SHOWGROUND, BRISBANE | 31 JANUARY 2015

ST JEROMES LANEWAY FESTIVAL | BOWEN HILLS SHOWGROUND, BRISBANE | 31 JANUARY 2015

St Jeromes Laneway Festival is known for showcasing rising talent and this year was no exception, featuring FKA TwigsCourtney Barnett and Mac DeMarco amongst some more well known artists such as Flying Lotus and St Vincent.  St Vincent were actually my key into the festival to shoot.  A friend of mine alerted me to the fact that he was hosting their stay in Byron Bay, and quickly put me in touch with their tour manager in order to get a media pass to the festival.  How nice are people, seriously!  I had a great time and got so much out of shooting the amazing artists on the day.

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LOST PARADISE | GLENWORTH VALLEY, PEATS RIDGE | NYE 2014/2015

LOST PARADISE | GLENWORTH VALLEY, PEATS RIDGE | NYE 2014/2015

Lost Paradise is a new, boutique music festival held at Peats Ridge, about 20 minutes from Gosford.   Lost Paradise a different kind of festival - there are daily feasts, dress-up parlours, friendly people, yoga each morning, a creek to roll into each morning, easy-going staff, and plenty of room to move (5000 capacity). And then there was a fantastic line up - this gallery includes some of them: Hiatus Kaiyote, Bad Bad Not Good, Banoffee, Boy & Bear, The Preatures, Bob Moses, Terry Farley, Pond, Ball Park Music, and Fantastic Man - not to mention the good looking folk!

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THE TROUBLE WITH TEMPLETON | THE TRIFFID | 29 NOVEMBER 2014

THE TROUBLE WITH TEMPLETON | THE TRIFFID | 29 NOVEMBER 2014

THE TROUBLE WITH TEMPLETON (TTWT) are a banana bunch of babes.  With their lead singer, Tom Calder, having just won the Grant McLennan fellowship the night before, this show marked both a celebration for the band, and the opening of a superb new venue space, The Triffd.  TTWT played new songs, with a new member, at Brisbane's newest venue and I used a new lens. They are about to start recording a new album.

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