Photographer (Toronto, ON, Canada)
- If it stays long enough for me to frame it, I'll shoot it. If it's the work of a pro, I'll write about it. And if photos aren't enough, video. My passion is capturing the moment, no matter what. My moment bank is big.
Welcome to Extreme Closeup, a new feature where PureGrainAudio meets up with a band or artist for an adventurous jaunt around town. First up, NY’s Young Culture before a recent show at Toronto’s Sneaky Dee’s support their new Equal Vision Records EP. From Smoke’s Poutinerie to Sonic Boom to Horseshoe Tavern, we had a blast!
Guitar legend Slash, along with Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators, played a rare show at Casino Rama Entertainment Centre, last Thursday, to a packed room full of fans whose interest spans across decades of his uber-successful career.
After 40 years of trailblazing in the electronic music trenches, Gary Numan is showing no signs of slowing down. We caught his recent performance at Toronto’s Phoenix Concert Theatre.
Taylor Swift, along with her opening acts Camila Cabello and Charli XCX, recently hit Toronto’s Rogers Centre as part of the “Reputation Stadium Tour” and once again proved why she’s the consummate rockstar.
The 6-string whirlwind that is Zakk Wylde brought his Black Label Society machine to town for a makeup date from their postponed January 2018 gig, along with Corrosion of Conformity and NOLA’s EyeHateGod.
Buckcherry, Alien Ant Farm, Lit and P.O.D. - dubbed the GEN–X Summer tour - took over the intimate stage at Mavrick’s Music Hall in Barrie, ON for a hard-driving look back at one of the best decades for rock music.
Canada’s own Bryan Adams played to a sold-out house at Casino Rama Resort as part of his “Ultimate Tour” on July 4, 2018. Fans were treated to a two-hour romp through the rockstar’s extensive catalog of hits.
Fronted by Alice Cooper, movie superstar Johnny Depp, and Aerosmith guitar legend Joe Perry, Hollywood Vampires hit Casino Rama before heading overseas for the summer festival season.
The sold-out crowd at Casino Rama Entertainment Centre was treated to a solid 70 minutes of vintage Headstones who brought along the equally enthralling openers, Crown Lands.
Big, Loud and Iconic! That was the show that hit the Casino Rama Entertainment Centre this past Friday night when Judas Priest made their return for another sold-out performance!
Canadian rock icons Our Lady Peace and Matthew Good brought hit Casino Rama Entertainment Centre for a hit-filled look a both artist’s extensive catalogues which have been wowing fans for over 25 years.
Every couple of years or so, iconic shock rocker Alice Cooper brings his half-century-sized trunk full of fun to wow his legions of fans at a sold-out Casino Rama Entertainment Centre.
Stone Sour and leader Corey Taylor decimated Toronto's Rebel nightclub on a mild Valentine’s Day along with help from Maria Brink and her In This Moment crew.
Amy Lee and Evanescence made their long-awaited return this past Friday night for a SOLD OUT performance at Sony Centre for the Performing Arts in Toronto.
Chicago rock veterans, Styx, who are coming off the release of their new studio concept album The Mission, hit Casino Rama Resort on November 17th.
Zakk Sabbath tore through Toronto's The Opera House with Them Evils on October 4, 2017th, and the end result was just awesome!
For over 4 decades KISS has been taking the world by storm, bringing their over-the-top show spectacle to large venues crammed with adoring fans.
Rock n Roll Hall of Fame members KISS make their long-awaited return to the Casino Rama Entertainment Centre.
The band somehow puts together a 2 hour marathon of musical genius played at 100 mph, perfectly.
In the midst of a 2017 reunion tour, 80’s glam rock pioneers Poison hit Casino Rama on May 11th and brought all the classic hits to their legions of local fans.