A look back at 3 years of Made in America Festival

For Philadelphia, Labor Day Weekend used to mark a time when the city turned to a ghost town, a weekend where a mass exodus occurred and city residents flocked to places like the Jersey Shore.  That was until the Jay-Z curated Made in America Festival came to town in the summer of 2012. That was 4 years ago… Made in America festival holds a special place in my heart. For one, it’s hard to dislike anything that Jay-Z is a part of. Secondly, the festival takes place in the city that I not only get to call home, but in the city that I grew up …

Getting Flown over The Peach Music Festival

The Philadelphia Live Nation office reached out to me and offered me a spot on the official media team for The Peach Music Festival in Scranton, PA.  The festival featured a very jam-band heavy lineup, which was much different than the artists I am use to shooting.  It was refreshing to shoot a festival were I would be completely unfamiliar with the artists on the lineup and it was a much different change in pace to the festival I had photographed the weekend before, Moonrise Festival.  Having not attended The Peach before, I did not know what to expect.  But I did not let …