As you probably suspected, Jurassic 5 were an absolute pleasure to work with. To celebrate their first Brixton Academy show in years (and the fact it sold out really quickly), I worked with their management to create a mini documentary around the show. Director Joe Roberts was literally in his element for this.
Asking Rob Zombie what sort of things scares him
We weren’t allowed to meet or speak to Lana Del Rey for this and her management were happy for us to create these live performance films of her show at Manchester Apollo but we had to use her choice of production company. So that meant I had to do a lot more work. For some…
I’ve interviewed Nile Rodgers three or four times and every time he’s been a really nice guy. For this, unbeknownst to us until after, he hadn’t really slept as he’d had to have a health check up over night between travelling from Sheffield to The O2. But he was full of good spirits and let…
I took a quick jaunt down to Bristol to hang out with DJ Shadow while he got ready for a gig and did an instore with A LOT of sampling fan boys
Guy’s got a massive drum and he’s not afraid to use it. Again, in my role for O2 Academy TV I arranged this live filming. This was shot at Brixton Academy.
I set up this live filming of Ellie Goulding’s first time playing Brixton Academy for O2 Academy TV – she was really nervous.
This was filmed right at the very top of the Manchester Apollo. Way more stairs than you’d imagine.
Shot up at the Manchester Apollo, Paloma gave us so much of her time to create these films. She even came back on stage after the show and the crowd had left because she thought a lighting cue had been missed and she wanted us to reshoot it. As the crowd had left it meant…
I did this interview with Ellie before the first time she’d played (a sold out) Brixton Academy. Kids were sleeping out the night before in the queue. She was quite nervous.