The Hangout Music Festival takes place on a beautiful stretch of beach in Gulf Shores, Alabama. Emerald green water, pure white sand, and thousands of people enjoying a hot Summer weekend. This year was my 8th Hangout Fest and every year at least one artist (and most years more than one) will step out onto... Continue Reading →
Shoals Fest is a two day music festival in Florence, Alabama on the banks of the Tennessee River. Tuscumbia, Sheffield, and music mecca Muscle Shoals are just across the river and it’s an absolutely beautiful location for a festival.
Hangout Fest 2022 was my first music festival since 2019 because of well, you-know-what. I was beyond excited to get back. Now it was just a question of whether the weather would cooperate. It didn’t look good at first. Day 1 My friend Jack and I were photographing the festival for WEAR-TV, the local ABC... Continue Reading →
The days leading up to Gulf Coast Jam were spent watching the weather. At the time, Hurricane Dorian was heading toward Florida and it was questionable whether or not it would impact the fest. A minor concern of course, compared to what others were going through. More on that and what the festival is doing... Continue Reading →