Monday Photo Blog: John Lake

21 04 2014

John Lake takes us back to a few shows last year in Beijing, China, for this installment of the Monday Photo Blog. Four live shots, and one candid sandwiched in the middle. For more check out john-lake.squarespace.com.

Lead singer of The Diders on the mic for Dead Johnny’s Pistols at School Bar, Beijing, October 6, 2013 (photo by John Lake)

Provocation playing at the School Bar, Beijing, October 8, 2013 (photo by John Lake)

Shochu Legion’s singer, October 11, 2013 (photo by John Lake)

Crowd at secod CNHC Festival, Mao Live House, Beijing, September 7, 2013 (photo by John Lake)

Unregenerated Blood at the second CNHC Festival, at Mao Live House, Beijing, September 7, 2013 (photo by John Lake)

Send your tour photos, bands that have come through your town, the best of your local bands, etc. to: photoblog {at} maximumrocknroll(.)com. Include your name, a link to your website (or flickr, Facebook, or whatever), and the band (or subject), date and location of each photo. Just send your best photos — edit tightly. Three to seven photos is plenty, and it’s best to send pictures of different bands. Please do not send watermarked photos. Please make your photos 72 dpi and about 600–800 pixels at the longest side. Not everything sent in will be posted, and a response is not guaranteed, but we do appreciate all of your contributions. Feel free to submit more than once. Thanks!

April 21st, 2014 by Matt Average


Monday Photo Blog: Charlee Rowton

14 04 2014

It’s over the UK with Charlee Rowton for this Monday Photo Blog. Four quick burst of punk and hardcore, and some of the dark metallic stuff via Hellshock. For more from Charlee go to charleerowton.co.uk and maybe keep an eye out for the book that’s coming out.

Gleeeeeeeeee at Gibsosn, in York, Januray 24, 2014 (photo by Charlee Rowton)

Skiplickers at the Temple of Boom, in Leeds, January 11, 2014 (photo by Charlee Rowton)

Hellshock at Whaft Chambers, Leeds on October 5, 2013 (photo by Charlee Rowton)

Brain Dead at the Temple of Boom, in Leeds, January 11, 2014 (photo by Charlee Rowton)

Send your tour photos, bands that have come through your town, the best of your local bands, etc. to: photoblog {at} maximumrocknroll(.)com. Include your name, a link to your website (or flickr, Facebook, or whatever), and the band (or subject), date and location of each photo. Just send your best photos — edit tightly. Three to seven photos is plenty, and it’s best to send pictures of different bands. Please do not send watermarked photos. Please make your photos 72 dpi and about 600–800 pixels at the longest side. Not everything sent in will be posted, and a response is not guaranteed, but we do appreciate all of your contributions. Feel free to submit more than once. Thanks!

April 14th, 2014 by Matt Average


Monday Photo Blog: Kate Frese

7 04 2014

Kate Frese checks into the Monday Photo Blog with some killer hardcore action shots of bands. Just check the photo of Mindset  directly below. For more from Kate, check out her website at katefrese.com.

Mindset, at Charm City Art Space, January 11, 2014 in Baltimore, MD (photo by Kate Frese)

Bloodlet at the Baltimore Soundstage, Janauary 18, 2014 in Baltimore, MD (photo by Kate Frese)

Noisemat the Baltimore Soundstage, Janauary 18, 2014 in Baltimore, MD (photo by Kate Frese)

Integrity at the Baltimore Soundstage, Janauary 18, 2014 in Baltimore, MD (photo by Kate Frese)

Bitterend at Strange Matter on December 28, 2013 in Richmond, VA (photo by Kate Frese)

Send your tour photos, bands that have come through your town, the best of your local bands, etc. to: photoblog {at} maximumrocknroll(.)com. Include your name, a link to your website (or flickr, Facebook, or whatever), and the band (or subject), date and location of each photo. Just send your best photos — edit tightly. Three to seven photos is plenty, and it’s best to send pictures of different bands. Please do not send watermarked photos. Please make your photos 72 dpi and about 600–800 pixels at the longest side. Not everything sent in will be posted, and a response is not guaranteed, but we do appreciate all of your contributions. Feel free to submit more than once. Thanks!

April 7th, 2014 by Matt Average


Monday Photo Blog: Salomón Pérez

31 03 2014

Salomón Pérez, from Trujilloa, Perú, sent us some shots of  the hardcore crossover band Demenica for this edition of the Monday Photo Blog. Apparently they have been on the scene for 25 years now. For more from Salomón, check out his flickr page.

Demencia, in Peru (photo by Salomón Pérez)

Demencia, in Peru (photo by Salomón Pérez)

Demencia, in Peru (photo by Salomón Pérez)

Demencia, in Peru (photo by Salomón Pérez)

Send your tour photos, bands that have come through your town, the best of your local bands, etc. to: photoblog {at} maximumrocknroll(.)com. Include your name, a link to your website (or flickr, Facebook, or whatever), and the band (or subject), date and location of each photo. Just send your best photos — edit tightly. Three to seven photos is plenty, and it’s best to send pictures of different bands. Please do not send watermarked photos. Please make your photos 72 dpi and about 600–800 pixels at the longest side. Not everything sent in will be posted, and a response is not guaranteed, but we do appreciate all of your contributions. Feel free to submit more than once. Thanks!

March 31st, 2014 by Matt Average


Monday Photo Blog: Aleksa Vitorovic

24 03 2014

There’s some ragers here in this installment of the Monday Photo Blog, including another band that uses the name Infest. Whatever the case, it seems that Belgrade has some great shows and an enthusiastic crowd — all captured through the lens of Aleksa Vitorovic. For more from Aleksa, poke around online. It’s the new thing, I hear…

Infest at Dom Omladinein in Belgrade, Serbia, on February 2, 2014 (photo by Aleksa Vitorovic)

Atomski Rat at Dom Omladine in Belgrade, Serbia, on February 2, 2014 (photo by Aleksa Vitorovic)

Nadimač at Club Fest in Belgrade, Serbia, on March 4, 2014 (photo by Aleksa Vitorovic)

Ruined Families at Club Fest in Belgrade, Serbia, on March 2, 2014 (photo by Aleksa Vitorovic)

Send your tour photos, bands that have come through your town, the best of your local bands, etc. to: photoblog {at} maximumrocknroll(.)com. Include your name, a link to your website (or flickr, Facebook, or whatever), and the band (or subject), date and location of each photo. Just send your best photos — edit tightly. Three to seven photos is plenty, and it’s best to send pictures of different bands. Please do not send watermarked photos. Please make your photos 72 dpi and about 600–800 pixels at the longest side. Not everything sent in will be posted, and a response is not guaranteed, but we do appreciate all of your contributions. Feel free to submit more than once. Thanks!

March 24th, 2014 by Matt Average