Going country with Keith and Jo…

Earlier this year Nick caught up with his old friend Jo Lopez at the O2 arena in London. Nick had been invited as a personal guest of Grammy award winner Keith Urban, to attend his sell-out graffiti U tour, combined with the C2C festival. Jo Lopez was guitar tech for the big Countryman himself, which was a great opportunity for these two close friends…

Earl Slick, Glen Matlock and Nick Elliott at The Waterfront in Norwich UK…

Earl Slick and the founder member of the Sex Pistols, Glen Matlock throughout the summer have been playing to packed venues across the UK as they continue their tour together. Nick caught up with them towards the end of May at the Waterfront in Norwich picking it up halfway through the tour. Not one more punter could be squeezed into the venue. And The Philistine‘s…

Festival Too Kings Lynn UK…

The remarkable thing about the Kings Lynn Festival Too is not the exceptionally top quality artist’s  that came to play, or the 6000+ strong crowd, or the wonderful outdoor central venue of Kings Lynn.  The remarkable thing about this festival is that it’s free! Nick was personally invited to shoot the headlining act ‘Cast’ and Marty Pellow, by the organisers of the festival.  Nick…

Nick’s a Philistine…

…well almost! Over the weekend, Nick has been working with ex-Sex Pistol, Glen Matlock, whilst he was performing with his band the Philistines at the Voewood festival. It’s not every day you get to hear about what such an iconic artist has been up to in the years following his split from one of the most controversial bands in history. You can imagine the…

What a riot!

Last month Nick enjoyed shooting the fabulous indie rock band Kaiser Chiefs’ on the first leg of their world tour. We thought you’d like to see some of the terrific images from the shoot which appeared recently in Fine City Magazine. Read transcript

Rivalling The Cherry

Nick is renowned for making the most of any opportunity to get the best shot possible so when asked to cover the Black Stone Cherry and Rival Sons gigs, he looked at every possible angle. From sound-check and through to the performance, Nick shot the bands on-stage, side-stage and off-stage at Norwich UEA last night. This was the first time Nick had caught up with the…

Cherry Good Indeed

Yesterday, Black Stone Cherry launched their third album, Between The Devil & The Deep Blue Sea, with a very special intimate acoustic performance for a few dozen Planet Rock listeners at the British Music Experience in London. The band performed songs from their new album along with a handful of first and second album classics requested by the audience, including a remarkable performance of…

Off The Record with Paul Rodgers

Nick was invited to shoot a VIP gig today when the legendary Paul Rodgers took part in the second Yamaha and Planet Rock Off The Record event. Taking place at the beautiful Under The Bridge club in Chelsea, Paul played a four song acoustic set, showcasing songs from his time with Free, Bad Company and Queen in a stripped down acoustic format. He also…