About Paul Miles
Paul Miles is a 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.

Snap Scene: The Sisters of Mercy, The Gov, Adelaide 27th October 2019

October 29, 2019 Paul Miles

The Sisters of Mercy played The Governor Hindmarsh hotel in Adelaide on Sunday 27 October 2019 as the second show on their Australian Tour. The British goth rock punks formed in 1977 and after achieving underground fame, they broke-through commercially in the mid-’80s. Led by revered front man Andrew Eldritch, the band also includes Ben Christo on guitar, Australian-born and Amsterdam-based guitarist Dylan Smith, and Ravey Davey, who operates the programmed drum machine known as Doktor Avalanche. […]

Snap Scene: Cockney Rejects, Corner Hotel, Melbourne 23rd October 2019

October 29, 2019 Paul Miles

East End London punks the Cockney Rejects played the Corner Hotel in Melbourne on Wednesday 23 October 2019, as part of their first-ever Australia Tour. Formed in 1979, The Rejects pioneered the Oi! music genre – a rough brand of working-class rebellion that aimed to bring together punks, skinheads, and other disaffected youth through music and associated subculture. […]

Snap Scene: Buckcherry, Max Watt’s, Melbourne 11th October 2019

October 18, 2019 Paul Miles

Californian hard rockers Buckcherry played a sold-out show at Max Watt’s on Friday 11 October 2019. Led by singer Josh Todd, the band also comprises Stevie Dacanay and Kevin Roentgen on guitar, Kelly LeMieux on bass, and Francis Ruiz on drums. Fans enjoyed a set that spanned their catalogue, including their eighth studio album Warpaint that was released in May of this year. […]

Snap Scene: From The Jam, The Croxton, Melbourne 21st September 2019

October 3, 2019 Paul Miles

English mod revival/punk rock band The Jam enjoyed 18 consecutive Top 40 singles in their homeland, from their debut in 1977 through to their break-up in December 1982, including four number ones. Led by Paul Weller as their guitarist and principal singer-songwriter, the band also included bassist Bruce Foxton, whose prominent bass lines and backing vocals were features of so many hits, along with occasional lead vocals on songs such as News of the World and David Watts. […]

Snap Scene: Palaye Royale, Corner Hotel, Melbourne 14th September 2019

September 20, 2019 Paul Miles

Canadian fashion-rockers Palaye Royale performed at Melbourne’s Corner Hotel on Saturday 14 September 2019 on their first headlining tour of Australia. Comprising of the brothers Kropp – that’s Sebastian Danzig on guitar, Remington Leith on vocals, and Emerson Barrett on drums – along with their touring bassist and keyboardist, Palaye Royale treated the crowd to a reckless and entertaining live performance full of swagger, flair and sweat.
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