PALM SPRINGS LIFE

Writer / Photographer / Videographer

2013 – present

 

Festival Coverage as Writer/Photographer:

Stagecoach 2014

Mike Nesmith Taps into Texas Roots for Stagecoach
Howlin’ Brothers Take Cues from Musical Inspirations
Wailin’ Jennys Find Right Combination as Trio
Rickey Medlocke follows Musical History Path With Lynyrd Skynyrd

Photography

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Coachella 2014

Foxygen Shows Growth both in Numbers, Music
Childhood Influences Bring Out the Blues in ZZ Ward
Nina Kraviz Found the Magic in Music
Frank Turner Finds Social Outlet in his Music

Photography

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Published Features, Interviews, Stories, and Photos

Los Lobos at Stagecoach 2017

Coachella & Stagecoach:  The Party Never Stops

Meet Coachella’s Triple Threat: Little Dragon

Duran Duran Still Hungry Like A Wolf

Golden Eye:  Capitol Records Music Video Producer and Desert Resident Danny Lockwood Lends his Midas touch to Top Artists

Melissa Etheridge Brings New Album Songs to Fantasy Springs Show

Neil Sedaka Covers 50 Plus Years of Hits in McCallum Show

Unstoppable Mickey Gilley Still Has Stories to Share at Stagecoach

AC/DC Jack White Rapper Drake Headline Coachella-2015

Carmen Electra Brings A Royal Presence to White Party’s 25th

Salvation Mountain Colors Desert Palette Near Salton Sea

La Quinta Museum Shares Story of 24 million Supercomplication Timepiece

Burt Bacharach Returns to Desert Roots with Fantasy Springs Show

Michael Bolton Relishes Singing in Desert Symphony’s 25th Anniversary Concert

Wallflowers & Foo Fighter’s Keyboardist Rami Jaffee Leads All Star Band Appearance at Saxony Group Fashion Week El Paseo

Club Skirts Dinah Shore Attracts Bigger Crowds, Bigger Names

Adam Pascal says “Rent” gave him a false sense of success

Beth Yorn Digs into Nature and Comes Out A Style Maker

Gang of Four Brings Latest Album to Pappy & Harriets

Smash Mouth Marks 20 Years With Palm Springs Free Concert

Cracker Camper Van Beethoven Mark 10th Campout Fest

Sam Harris Injects music into his book tour

Luke Perry Makes Lifetime Friend at Patrick Warburton Tournament

Five For Fighting’s John Ondrasik Finds Inspiration In Palm Springs Hikes

Air Supply Brings 40th Anniversary Tour to Agua Caliente Casino

Sage Francis Looks for Memorable Show At The Date Shed

Ry Bradley Strummin Country Rock at AMFM Fest

Joshua Tree Setting Inspires Sleepy Sun’s New Album

GoGo’s Bassist Helps The Bluebonnets Find Their Voice

Coachella 2014:  Where To Party In The Palm Springs Area

Dave Wakeling The English Beat Ready to Conquer The Hood Bar

Dustbowl Revival Pumps New Life Into Old Songs

Authority Zero Brings 20 Year Punk Journey to The Hood Bar Pizza

Tribal Seeds Plant Firm Roots In Reggae Sound

Separations Brings Haunted Summer Band Together

Lagwagon Plans to Hang at The Date Shed

Black Joe Lewis Brandishes New Album at Joshua Tree Music Festival

Burger Records: No Need To Ask Where’s The Beef

The Hood Palm Desert: Part of Something Cool

The Blank Tapes Find their Yin & Yang

Darklands Evolves with New Name, Sound

Dengue Fever: New Record, New Label

Dum Dum Girls Will Play New Album at Pappy Harriets

Synergyfest Mirrors Irie Junctions’ Musical Vibes

Pappy & Harriet’s: A Decade of Home on the Range

Karl Denson’s Universe is not so Tiny 

Joshua Tree Inn Celebrates 40th Anniversary Of Gram Parson’s Passing

Broadway Meets Rock N Roll at Hard Rock Hotel

The Evangenitals Alternative Edgy Music Finds an Audience