INXS – More photos

Just found three more INXS photos from August 1986 — one I took of Garry, and two that Garry took for me: Kirk and Tim (with Jon’s backside). Garry Gary…

Howard Jones & me

Found this (terrible) photo from June of 1985. I cut myself out of the other copy because the quality sucked and I looked like a dorky pre-teen. But here, for…

Meeting INXS again

When: August 28, 1986 Where: Outside the Clift Hotel, San Francisco And: After my first 60-second meeting with the band a year and a half before, I was over the…

Smash Mouth

When: July 21, 2006 Where: Medford, Oregon And: This one’s not me — it’s a blood relative, though, so sort of a guest fan appearance here on this site. My…

Ash band photos

Mark, Rick, Charlotte & Tim in Arizona: Mark Hamilton, Rick McMurray & Tim Wheeler:  

Rhymes with Ash: Ash band interview

When: March 2005 Where: Tempe, Arizona And: I had known about Ash since fairly early on (1995) when the company that I worked for compiled the Angus movie soundtrack. That…

Duran Duran – finally

When: July 30, 1987 Where: Cal Expo, Sacramento And: After my previous thwarted effort, at long last, I got to meet Duran Duran. The irony of the situation didn’t escape…

INXS: Kirk & Tim

Kirk & Tim on the tour bus (Garry Beers actually took this photo on my camera): And autographs from them both: And for more from this artist…

Meeting New Order

When: September 19, 1987 Where: Greek Theatre, Berkeley And: The show was a full meal: New Order for dinner and Echo and the Bunnymen for dessert… with Gene Loves Jezebel…

Meeting Paul Young

When: June 1985 Where: Kyoto Hotel, San Francisco And: The first time I met Paul Young was at his hotel, when he was all dressed up, leaving for that night’s…

Paul Young photo pass

Just a photo pass from when I saw Paul Young in 1987, playing at the Warfield Theatre in San Francisco. (The pictures themselves, however, have been lost over the years.)…

Meeting China Crisis

When: April 12, 1987 Where: Berkeley Square, Berkeley, California And: I’d been a fan since hearing “Wishful Thinking” on some import compilation cassette a couple years before, so when they…

The Models meet Hollywood

We also went to see the Models play at the Roxy on Sunset Blvd in Hollywood. These two shots were from soundcheck time in the parking lot. James Freud: Me…