I keep looking at this photo. Until a few weeks ago I had never seen it. I still don’t know how I arrived at it. I believe – after a bit of searching – that it was taken in 1997 by a photographer called Mark Miller. I assume it’s a festival gig. I do know […]
I have a photograph of Sam Hunt. I took it looking up at him from the floor. My jaw down by my camera, and me in awe of it all It was about 20 years ago and I had been reading his words for at least 10 years then – I had met him briefly […]
the aperture of memory… the old photographs don’t contain me – I broke free found my way to anywhere else, to where(ever) I’m meant to be…out on the road taking stock of anything else – no people, no subject, no reason but to be free. That’s always the reason.
Four Years In Pictures: Offstage with Stevie Ray Vaughan 1986-1990 Janna Lapidus Leblanc Four Years In Pictures; 1st Edition A lot of Kiwi fans of Stevie Ray Vaughan know some of the story of how he fell in love with a Wellington girl and swept her away – he played here more than once in […]
i left my faded Kodak childhood just beyond my reach some of it is probably scattered in traces around Clifton Beach i’m glad I left it, then decided, to let it be. it always belonged to someone else it never belong to me
Ringo Starr, Ringo (1973) Sure, sure, you can say that if he wasn’t in The Beatles then Ringo Starr wouldn’t have had a solo career. But he was in The Beatles. And so he had a solo career – kinda. And still does – sorta. And even if you don’t like many of his albums […]
Def Leppard, Pyromania (1983) I think Photograph is a killer song – and that’s entirely the reason I bought this album. Oh, I have no shame in admitting I like a bit of Def Leppard. I was obsessed with Hysteria when it was released (I bought the tape and got a free badge with it; […]