reportage

Feature Submission- Jake Bugg by Mattia Zoppellaro

Jake Bugg backstage in Nottingham, UK, February 2014 by Mattia Zoppellaro/ The Hell Gate

Jake Bugg backstage in Nottingham, UK, February 2014 by Mattia Zoppellaro/ The Hell Gate

This is as good as it gets folks. Great reportage- Two days on the road with breakout singer/ songwriter Jake Bugg- back in February 2014, on stage and backstage at Nottingham and the historic Royal Albert Hall, UK. So intimate and just gorgeous photography. View the full gallery here.

Feature Submission- Big Gigantic by Dan Prakopcyk/ The Hell Gate

Big Gigantic by Dan Prakopcyk/ The Hell Gate

Big Gigantic by Dan Prakopcyk/ The Hell Gate

2014’s first reportage feature- Big Gigantic’s feel-good show at the Roseland Ballroom, NYC to lift you out of your post-holiday slump. View gallery here.

Feature Submission- White Fence by Angel Ceballos

White Fence by Angel Ceballos/ The Hell Gate

Shaving and smoking on the road- Angel Ceballos gets close to singer/ songwriter Tim Presley of White Fence. View gallery here.

Pop/ Baroque Opera Tryouts By Tom Roelofs

Pop/ Baroque Opera Tryouts by Tom Roelofs/ The Hell Gate- image is copyrighted not for use without permission

 

Truly great reportage from Tom Roelofs chronicling tryouts for Shara Worden and Andrew Onderjack’s Opera “You, Us, We, All”. View the gallery here and be on the lookout for more reportage from the next round of tryouts.

Feature Submission- Palma Violets by Owen Richards

Palma Violets by Owen Richards/ The Hell Gate- image is copyrighted, not for use without permission

Oh, how we love this- Owen Richards brilliantly capturing the Palma Violets tearing it up during rehearsal at Studio 180, Shepherd’s Bush London back in November 2012. View the awesomeness here.

Feature Submission- Of Mice And Men by Adam DeAngelis

Of Mice And Men by Adam DeAngelis/ The Hell Gate- image is copyrighted, not for use without permission. To license this image, and the rest of this set go here.

Gallery viewable of great backstage reportage photographed in Silver Springs, Maryland, 2012.

The Photography Of Tom Roelofs

Rue Royale by Tom Roelofs/ The Hell Gate- image is copyrighted, not for use without permission. To license this image, and the rest of Tom’s work go here.

Now based in Belgium, Dutch photographer Tom Roelofs has amassed a body of work rich in reportage and intense live photography. He’s photographed Lou Barlow, Japandroids, toured extensively with Reptile Youth and Rue Royale while also documenting numerous festivals. View Tom’s porfolio.

Feature Submission- The Vaccines by Pat Graham

The Vaccines by Pat Graham/ The Hell Gate- image is copyrighted, not for use without permission. To license this image, and others from this session go here.

Reportage from The Vaccines’s April 4th 2012 show at the 100 Club London, by Pat Graham. No one captures the energy of musicians performing better while simultaneously documenting candid and intensely honest moments backstage. View the gallery here.

Sophie Jarry’s Buddy Bill

Bill Ryder-Jones by Sophie Jarry/ The Hell Gate, image is copyrighted, not for use without permission

“IF” by Bill Ryder-Jones is out today on Domino Records. We’ve blogged about how beautiful the record is in the past- equally beautiful are Sophie’s images of her friend. Great reportage of Ryder-Jones and the making of “IF” here.

The Computers by Owen Richards

The Computers by Owen Richards/The Hell Gate- image is copyrighted, not for use without permission

Sometimes everything just comes together… Black & White photography, deep reportage, a keen eye and access to one of the best garage bands out there… Owen Richards brilliantly captured The Computers over the Summer during their stint at Reading. Can’t get enough of the tattoos, matching suits and carefully coiffed hair. There is something timeless about these images and we hope enjoy you them as much as we have.