Tag Archives: Live Music



TWENTY ONE PILOTS AT STAGE AE Two years ago I had a chance to shoot Twenty One Pilots for Live Nation. At that point I had never heard of them, but it was a fun […]



  BUSH PHOTOS FROM PITTSBURGH’S STAGE AE Earlier this week I photographed the Bush concert at Pittsburgh’s best live music venue, Stage AE. Bush played a great show in front of a huge crowd that braved […]


My Favorite Photos of 2014 – The Year in Rock !!!

My Favorite Photos of 2014 After various photo shoots and over a hundred live bands in 2014, I have come up with a group of my favorite photos taken in the past twelve months. I […]


Mayhem: Motörhead

I was just learning how to ride a bicycle without the training wheels in 1975. This is when Lemmy started the band Motörhead. Let me tell you, they sound just as great now as back […]


Mayhem: Anthrax

As I mentioned yesterday, here are the shots of Anthrax from Saturday’s Mayhem Festival at First Niagara Pavilion. They headlined the Jägermeister Stage and were my favorite band of the entire day. After being at […]


Young the Giant @ Stage AE

  Not going to say much more than “Wow!!! What a killer show!”   Young the Giant came to Pittsburgh and totally crushed it at Stage AE. Both the music and stage show were spectacular, […]


Mastodon @ Stage AE 4-15-12

I was back in the pit this Sunday at Pittsburgh’s Stage AE, shooting Mastodon and their opening act Opeth. Armed with my Nikon and a pair of earplugs, I shared the pit with a couple […]


Everything is now Official…

It’s officially wedding season, concert season, almost baseball season (although I’m from Pittsburgh, and can’t stand watching a bunch of bums like the Pirates) and Coda Photography is officially an LLC now. Lots of work […]


Black Stone Cherry – 2/6/2012 @ Stage AE

This story goes all the way back to 2004 when I was on the road with Mojo Filter. This is the band that I managed for about 5 years with pretty good local and regional […]


Fist Fight in the Parking Lot, Caught on Video…

  Some of you might know them. You might remember them from the promo photos that I posted  a few pages back. For those of you who don’t know them… Here are the winners of […]


Happy New Year!!! And – Sorry, It’s Not For Sale

I want to start this post by saying “Happy New Year” to each and every one of you. Thank you for stopping by to check out the website and blog. And another thank you goes […]


105.9 the X’s Holiday Office Party…

So I got the call last week to gear up and shoot at an awesome concert. It was the Holiday Office Party, thrown by 105.9 the X  at Stage AE. There were four solid acts and […]