Five images taken at Status Quo Acoustic Tour 2017 live at York Barbican Centre. Legendary three-chord maestros who were rockin’ all over the world for over 35 years. With more Top Of The Pops appearances than any other band, Francis Rossi and Rick Parfitt spent in excess of 417 weeks (that’s over eight accumulative years!) in the British singles charts. In 1991, the guys were awarded a Brit for their Outstanding Contribution to Music; and Rick and Francis were awarded their long-deserved OBEs in 2010. Rick sadly passed away in December 2016, while Francis continues to tour with the band, currently performing Quo classics in acoustic style.Read On
Leo Sayer live in concert at Huddersfield Town Hall on Saturday 3rd June 2017. Leo Sayer is one of the UK’s most popular Singer/Songwriters. Known for his army of hits, including Moonlighting, When I Need You and You Make Me Feel Like Dancing. In the international music charts there have been more than twenty top ten singles and five top ten albums in his illustrious recording career. Add to this the hits written for Roger Daltrey, Cliff, Three Dog Night, Tina Turner, Gene Pitney, Jennifer Warnes, and both Stella and Dolly Parton. It proves his prowess as an internationally acclaimed and talented songwriter.Read On
Rick Astley live in concert in Harrogate. Rick Astley has had a career spanning over 25 years. The ’80s Pop Icon and multi-million selling artist had massive hits with Stock, Aitkin and Waterman, including his massive debut single ‘Never Gonna Give You Up’. He holds the record for being the only male solo artist to have his first 8 singles reach the Top 10 in the UK and has sold approximately 40 million records worldwide. In 2008, ‘Never Gonna Give You Up’, became one of the most viewed pop video of all time on YouTube with over 51 million views to date, due to the unstoppable phenomenon of ‘Rickrolling’. This has earned him a nomination at the MTV Europe Music Awards for ‘Best Act Ever’.Read On
Black Star Riders have announced a UK and Ireland tour for March 2017 with Backyard Babies, Gun and the Amorettes, to follow the release of third album Heavy Fire. The follow-up to The Killer Instinct is currently being recorded with producer Nick Raskulinecz. Guitarist Scott Gorham says: “It‘s great to be back with Nick. After such a great job on The Killer Instinct it was a no-brainer to continue the relationship. This album is going to blow everyone away.”Read On
Ed Fielding Photography photographs concerts and events mainly for magazines, editorials, advertising and for artists/bands for CD artwork. Ed's work has featured in Rocksound magazine and NME.com as well as many other publications.