Thursday, 27 June 2013

Double Fantasy Live - Yoko Ono's Meltdown

When Bishi asked me to document her monumental evening performing on the last night of Yoko Ono's Meltdown Festival, I was more than happy to go along for the ride!

It was quite something to stand in the wings and sense the anticipation of each performer as they went on stage, silently cheering them on. I hope to have captured some of the spirit of the evening in these photos.

All thanks to Bishi for this golden opportunity.

Bishi Bhattacharya . Gozra Lozano 

Peaches
Sean Lennon  

Camille O'Sullivan. Lene Lovich . Peaches . Bishi
John Lennon
Sense of Sound Choir
Talvin Singh . Earl Slick . Yoko Ono . Siouxsie Sioux 

Yoko Ono . Siouxsie Sioux

Bishi . Sean Lennon 

Bishi . Peaches. Zoe Rahman 
David Coulter . Bishi 

Siouxsie Sioux . Talvin Singh
Matthew Hardern . Susmita Bhattacharya . Talvin Singh

Susmita Bhattacharya . Yoko Ono . Bishi 

Double Fantasy Live
Yoko Ono's Meltdown 23 June 2013

Royal Festival Hall
Southbank
London SE1

Monday, 3 June 2013

Lucha Britannia

Welcome to the Retrofutureverse. With the support of Jonathan Ross and a highly skilled TV crew steered by Bafta award- winning director Simon Dinsell, Lucha Britannia is well on the way to prime time TV exposure.

The Lucha family, headed up by Garry Vanderhorne, are fearless and superbly talented; each show is a vivid and impassioned spectacle. I wish them every success.

Long live Lucha Britannia!

Here are my photos from Friday 31 May. (click on image to enlarge)





























Greg Burridge . William Ospreay . Garry Vanderhorne . Marty Scurll . Charlie Buckitt . Jerry Bakewell . Steakley Bakewell . Sacha Wolstenholme . Jimmy Havoc . Kate Lomax . Mike Schofield . Benjamin Louche . P J H Synnot



Venue:
Bankside Vaults Pulse
1-5 Invicta Plaza, Blackfriars Bridge, SE1 9UF



Previous Lucha post:
LUCHA UNDERGROUND - June 2010


www.luchabritannia.com