Top 5 concerts of 2009

2009 is the year that I got my first DSLR and when I started doing concert photography. I went to dozens of shows this year, some with better results than others. In order, here are the shows I had the most fun shooting: 5.¬†Dashboard Confessional &¬†New Found Glory – December 11th Nothing beats a GOOD…

New Found Glory

This band has a special place in my heart as the first band I got a photo pass for. I was stoked to see them play an acoustic set with Dashboard Confessional and they did not disappoint. They played songs like 47, Hit or Miss, the surprise Ben Folds Five cover Brick, ending with The…

Dashboard Confessional

This was the furthest I’ve trekked thus-far for a show. I dragged my parents out to NYC for the weekend so that I could finally see Dashboard Confessional. And this show was especially wonderful to me because it was an acoustic show. The first and only other time I’d seen Dashboard Confessional was when I…

Horse The Band

My second time at the Worcester Palladium and this time it was a SOLD OUT show. Wow, the Palladium can sell out a hardcore show. I knew it was possible but I had no idea just how big iwrestledabearonce was… or maybe its just that hardcore sells out regardless. I actually got to run into…