Paul Miles - Rock'n'Roll Photographer in Melbourne, Australia
KILLED BY BREATH: Lemmy from Motörhead greets Mötley Crüe's Nikki Sixx backstage in Adelaide, Australia in 2005.
ABOUT: Paul Miles is an Australian freelance rock photographer specializing in live music photography, who captures the true spirit of rock’n’roll in action by many of the world’s greatest performers. Over the years, he has shot a vast array of rock music photography: from gigs in world-famous clubs like the Apollo in Harlem and the Whisky a Go Go in Hollywood, to iconic arenas like New York City's Madison Square Garden and Australia's MCG, as well as in retail stores Barnes & Noble, Apple, and John Varvatos CBGBs. He has covered rock shows from Brooklyn to Bangalore to Las Vegas to Tokyo to Hollywood, including street concerts in Melbourne's AC/DC Lane and Manhattan's Times Square. Paul's photos have been published in online media like Time Out Beijing and in print magazines like Germany’s Rock Hard, and he has released a book of backstage rock photography in New York City called Before I Hit The Stage. Music fans can browse and buy thousands of his hard rock, punk and heavy metal images in the galleries here, while a selection of his photos are also available for license as digital downloads by publications and media from: 1) PR Photos - an independent photographic press agency headquartered in Los Angeles and a leader in the Celebrity Stock Photo industry, and 2) Dalle - the independent French music photo agency for media and publishing professionals that was founded in 1993. If you're looking for a rock photographer based in Melbourne, Australia for an upcoming live rock concert, gig or festival, promo event or press conference, simply email firstname.lastname@example.org to advise your rock photography needs. Concert reviews of rock shows can also be authored, delivering a packaged words and pictures content service. (Click for published sample)