In 20 years of watching live music, this was without doubt the best gig I’ve ever seen – let alone been lucky enough to photograph. A truly phenomenal night. My colleague Peter Ormerod was reviewing and wrote the following words, published across Johnson Press sites in the Midlands region. —– […]


Paul Draper brought his UK tour to a close at the Institute in Birmingham on Saturday night. I was joined by Peter Ormerod who reviewed the show for Johnson Press titles across the region. His review is also below. —– How to age if you’re a pop star? You can […]

Below are a few photos from the final day of the inaugural Beyond The Tracks festival in Birmingham. Headlined by Editors, it also featured The Jesus & Mary Chain, Slowdive, Wild Beasts, Peter Hook and the Light, Nadine Shah as well as a host of local acts on the second […]

Classic rockers UFO headlined the Roadmender in Northampton last night as part of their UK tour head of the release of a covers album called The Salentino Cuts. The LP follows A Conspiracy Of Stars which was released in 2015. The band features guitarist virtuoso guitarist Vinnie Moore, picture below.   […]



The Flashpoint Festival returned to Rockingham Castle in Corby in July for two days of live music. Here’s a selection of photos from the opening day. Former Saturday Una Healy opened proceedings and was followed by Hue & Cry, Gabrielle, Sophie Ellis-Bextor, Marc Almond and Deacon Blue      

Olly Murs and Louisa Johnson headlined Northants County Cricket Club in July. Below are a few images from the show, with the review by Kate Owens. More photos are available over at www.northamptonchron.co.uk Little boys strutting their coolest moves, little girls screaming with joy at their first concert and mums, […]

Cancer Bats kicked off their Bat Sabbath tour at the Craufurd Arms in Milton Keynes. Here’s a few photos from the gig, as well as a review I wrote for www.northamptonchron.co.uk At some point, you’re going to have to accept you’re (probably) never going to see Black Sabbath again. Bat Sabbath […]