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CMJ Day 3: The Kills Blow Up Bowery Ballroom & We Love Them For It

October 27th, 2014 by Andrzej CMJ Day 3: The Kills Blow Up Bowery Ballroom & We Love Them For It

NYC was stomped into submission by The Kills last Thursday when they played an extraordinary show to a packed Bowery Ballroom. Their ferocious blend of garage blues keeps them head and shoulders above the pack, which was underlined by the massive line of CMJ badge holders waiting outside the Bowery Ballroom hoping to get in. Unsuccessfully, […]

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CMJ Day 2: Australia invades NYC and it’s a Dandy thing

October 23rd, 2014 by Andrzej CMJ Day 2: Australia invades NYC and it’s a Dandy thing

Over sixty artists showed up from Australia for CMJ this year, so Sounds Australia hosted a 'Curated Night of Australian Music' last night at Santos Party House in the (temporarily renamed) Beat Pie upstairs and Sound Gallery downstairs. An extraordinary number of hugely talented musicians were on display, from the phenomenal EDM with vocals by SAFIA (who are three guys […]

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The Wild & Wonderful CMJ Is Happening This Week in NYC

October 22nd, 2014 by Andrzej The Wild & Wonderful CMJ Is Happening This Week in NYC

As CMJ is happening again in NYC this week, I thought I'd post the remainder of the artists I shot on the final two days of the festival last year. For me, the outstanding artists of 2013 were Half Moon Run and Courtney Barnett with a special mention for TEEN. You get to decide who your […]

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Thievery Corporation Give It All At Burning Man

September 19th, 2014 by Andrzej Thievery Corporation Give It All At Burning Man

I was lucky enough this year at Burning Man to be part of two families – first of all the phenomenal Lost Tea Party about whom I will blog in the next week and also the remarkable Thievery Corporation, who gave it all on the Robot Heart stage to a massive crowd that couldn't stop dancing. […]

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Feel Up: The New Cool NYC Nightlife Is Now Happening At The Gilded Lily

July 4th, 2014 by Andrzej Feel Up: The New Cool NYC Nightlife Is Now Happening At The Gilded Lily

I was recently asked to start photographing the 'Feel Up' night which happens every Wednesday at The Gilded Lily on West 15th St. I was delighted to discover it's a huge night and a lot of fun with a seriously cool and crazy mixed crowd from downtown, uptown and every part of town. It's populated […]

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Prince Kicks Another Goal By Discovering The Phenomenal LiV Warfield Who Kicks Serious Ass

April 11th, 2014 by Andrzej Prince Kicks Another Goal By Discovering The Phenomenal LiV Warfield Who Kicks Serious Ass

LiV Warfield is the latest in a long line of musicians who have been given the nod by Prince. And this is not a bad thing. In fact, it’s a great thing. As one of NPG's backing singers for the last five years, she's learnt first hand from the Master Genius of performance and musicianship. […]

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Gralbum: A New Way To Engage And Interact With Music

April 10th, 2014 by Andrzej Gralbum: A New Way To Engage And Interact With Music

Gralbum is an iPad app that lets musicians add interactive storytelling elements to their records and has the potential to change the way we view music. Founded and curated by Lou Reed collaborator Sarth Calhoun, the Gralbum Collective launched their app with a listening and viewing party on Tuesday night at the Soho Arthouse aka Soho […]

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The Australian Chamber Orchestra Brings Oils And Femmes To ACO Underground In NYC

March 22nd, 2014 by Andrzej The Australian Chamber Orchestra Brings Oils And Femmes To ACO Underground In NYC

On Thursday night I went to see ACO Underground performing at Le Poisson Rouge, a small club on New York Citys famous Bleeker St.. ACO Underground is billed as an electro-acoustic collective that is a side project of the Australian Chamber Orchestra, incorporating Jim Moginie from Midnight Oil and Brian Ritchie from the Violent Femmes. […]

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Theresa Byrnes Inspires Yet Again: At The Age Of 44 She Just Had A Baby

March 20th, 2014 by Andrzej Theresa Byrnes Inspires Yet Again: At The Age Of 44 She Just Had A Baby

Theresa Byrnes is an artist and a performer. She is also one of the most extraordinary and inspiring individuals I've ever known as she never allows the fact that she is in a wheelchair to inhibit her zest for life or passion for creating art. And at the age of forty-four, she just became a […]

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Sunday Supper Club Archives #1 – Dinner #4 Was On My Birthday

March 2nd, 2014 by Andrzej Sunday Supper Club Archives #1 – Dinner #4 Was On My Birthday

I've fallen behind a bit with posting images from the Sunday Supper Club salon we started last year, so this batch is from my birthday dinner at the end of October. I'm about to head over for tonights Oscar gathering and will be posting those pictures in the next week or so after I catch […]

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