KCLR Parkdale Funk Release Party

KCLR Parkdale Funk Release Party

Posted by on Apr 26, 2014 in Blog, Live Music |

The band had a fantastic party last night at The Mod Club, playing both sides of their two disc set, Parkdale Funk 2. Here are a few shots of the event! Find KC Roberts & the Live Revolution at kcroberts.ca All images © Florence Chan. Please contact for...

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Unexpected Magic Moments

Unexpected Magic Moments

Posted by on Jan 2, 2013 in Blog, Live Music |

For a number of reasons, this event didn’t turn out as planned. Originally scheduled as a benefit concert for MusiCounts to be held at Studio561 in late February, things went awry when the owner of the venue unexpectedly and regrettably passed away. While the (quite literally) last-minute replacement venue was not ideal, it did provide the opportunity to capture some magic moments in a much smaller space. Andrew Cole (above photo), Victory Bells (second photo), and You vs. Me (third photo) were among a number of acts who performed that...

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Morre – Lee’s Palace, 2012

Morre – Lee’s Palace, 2012

Posted by on Dec 29, 2012 in Blog, Live Music |

I’ve been going through some shots from live music gigs I’ve shot in the past year and will be posting a few choice images in the next few days. MorreĀ is a three piece rock band that has enjoyed success touring recently both in Canada and Europe. I’m told Morre is performing again at Lee’s Palace this coming March 15, 2013. If you enjoy classic rock in the Led Zep, Pink Floyd, Stones spectrum, definitely check them out!  ...

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The Original Punk

The Original Punk

Posted by on Jul 4, 2012 in Blog, Live Music |

I recently dropped in on the Dakota Tavern, where on June 28 2012, Lori Yates & the Nashville Rejects hosted ‘Tribute to Johnny Cash – the Original Punk!’. The show included performances from a mix of Canadian musicians ranging from up & coming to legendary; Rae Billing, John Borra, David Baxter, Russell DeCarle, Blair Harvey, Chris Houston, Laura Hubert, Samantha Martin, Heather Morgan, Whitney Rose, Justin Rutledge, Mickey Skin & Ginger St. James. Here are a few shots from the...

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MusiCounts, El Mocambo 2011

MusiCounts, El Mocambo 2011

Posted by on Aug 21, 2011 in Blog, Live Music |

MusiCounts is a Canadian non-profit organization which offers grants and scholarships to disadvantaged schools across Canada. Its mission is to keep access to music available to kids regardless of their socio-economic circumstances or background. Their efforts include Band Aid instrument grants, Teacher of the Year awards, scholarships as well as other educational music initiatives. In June of this year, I was asked to cover a fundraiser event for the organization at the El Mocambo in Toronto. Here are a few highlights. MusiCounts Benefit Concert @ El...

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