Friday – April 10, 2009.

There were many bands playing today. Many many bands. Many many many bands. I think you get the point. Anyway, I couldn’t do all of them but I did manage to catch the BMX & MOTO X event as well as some of the bands.

Here is a list of bands and events that I shot that day (in chronological order):

1)BMX & MOTO X

2) Opposite Lock

3) Compliments of Gus

4) Rubies and Rumours

5) Austoville

6) Simeon

7) Spacifix

8) NewWorldSon

9) Rebecca St. James

10) Audio Adrenaline

I didn’t upload any pictures of the first 2 bands, Opposite Lock and Compliments of Gus because they looked mediocre.

Anyway, here are some of the shots before I go to sleep.

Enjoy!

BMX & MOTO X @ Easterfest 09

Rubies and Rumours @ Easterfest 09

Az Hamilton

This is Az Hamilton, I can’t remember what hes famous for but all I know is that later on (Sunday April 12) if there are 500 donations to a certain charity he will be cutting off his dreadlocks – on stage! It’s a huge event that will go down tonight!

Austoville

Simeon @ Easterfest 09

Spacifix @ Easterfest 09

NewWorldSon @ Easterfest 09

I love New WorldSon, Aaron doesn’t. Their stage performance is even better than their recordings!

I met this guy on stage when I was taking pictures for the band before them. He shook my hand when I turned and said “hey, you’re from NewWorldSon, right?” …really nice guy, on Saturdays performance he waved at me from stage! AWESOME!

Rebecca St. James @ Easterfest 09

Audio Adrenaline @ Easterfest 09

There is something special about this band and the Paul Coleman Trio band which I took on Saturday and will be uploading a little later. This grammy award winning band split up in 2007. In Easterfest 2008, it was announced that they would be reuniting for one last gig at this years Easterfest.

Sure enough, a year later here they are!

This was not the last band of the night but Steph wanted to go home so I didn’t stay til the end…

10 Responses to “Easterfest 2009 – Day 1.”

  1. linzhi says:

    good job little bro :)

  2. Jiaren says:

    thanks…when u gonna start blogging again, huh?

    …look at my list the no. 8 become a stupid emoticon with sunglasses… what de?!

  3. Madeleine Louise Jones says:

    Hi Jiaren,
    i spoke to you at AGMF on the weekend about some photos that you had of me from the heavy metal showcase.
    (remember i was the tall thin brunette girl in the front row in the center)
    and i was just wondering if you will be putting up more photos or if it would be possible to get the photos from you?
    as well as the ones you took of me with my 2 friends.
    email me on m-unit_xo@hotmail.com

    thankyou.
    hope you had a great weekend.
    your photos are beautiful by the way.
    Cheers,
    Madeleine Louise.

  4. Jiaren says:

    Hey Madeleine,

    Of course I remember you! How could I forget…and boy do I have a picture for you! You’re gonna love it! I’ll be putting up more photos in a little bit. Have a lot to go thru at the moment…

    Stay tuned…

  5. Jiaren says:

    Btw, all the pics go up on flickr before I post them here…

    Check them out:
    http://www.flickr.com/photos/jiaren

  6. cHrIstInA_YY says:

    LoL, I noticed that emoticon too!!! Hehe, cool and awesome photos!!! Hopefully, I’ll get to attend the event next year…

  7. madeleine says:

    hahah well its good that i make an impression
    do you have the photos from the people in the masks?
    thankyou. ill be be waiting in anticipation.

  8. Jiaren says:

    @Christina:
    You didn’t go?! awww… you missed out! It was AWESOME!

    @Madeleine:
    If you mean the ppl in masks as in the the spiderman + power rangers then yes…but there were a couple of guys wearing masks who were moving too fast for me to catch them…

    I’m just a band away from going through the Into the Ocean pics and will upload them to flickr when I’m done…probably Thurs afternoon…

  9. ian says:

    Oh man 70-200 rocks!

  10. Jiaren says:

    did you get one?!

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