John Swider

Senior Photojournalist --- Portfolio

Goodbye June

DETROIT, Michigan (December 28 & 29, 2017) – Opening up for Greta Van Fleet, Goodbye June’s Landon Milbourn, Brandon Qualkenbush and Tyler Baker © John Swider. Please do not alter images. Straight up rock & roll isn’t dead, it’s just returned to the fringes and outskirts where it can find its organic roots all over again. […]

Greta Van Fleet

Detroit, Mich. (December 28 & 28, 2017) – Michigan’s own Greta Van Fleet took to the stage at Saint Andrew’s Hall in Detroit for the last two nights. Be sure to check out their support, Goodbye June’s coverage, too! © John Swider. Please do not alter images. Greta Van Fleet       Senior Photographer: John Swider

Lita Ford + Lisa Hurt + Little Liars

Lita Ford, the former lead guitarist for the groundbreaking Runaways made her Detroit tour stop at the historic Harpo’s Concert Theater tonight. When the 80’s reigning metal queen and current band members Patrick Kennison (guitar), Bobby Rock (drums) and Marty O’Brien (Bass) took the stage at 10:30 the crowd was ready to rock! Lita and […]

Jon Pardi + Levon + Runaway June

DETROIT, Mich. (December 07, 2017) – The Fillmore Detroit was the latest tour stop for Jon Pardi and #cmtontour, “Lucky Tonight Tour”. Pardi is on the road in support of his latest release, California Sunrise. California Sunrise is an album where you’ll hear old country style, reminiscent of the country legends, infused with lyrics that […]

Joe Bonamassa

Detroit, Michigan (November 24, 2017) – There are ‘must see’ events held each night somewhere around the world that music fans embrace the chance to witness. Tonight that event happened in Detroit when American blues legend and rock guitar mastermind, Joe Bonamassa, brought his Fall North America Tour to the Fox Theater, Detroit, Michigan Anticipation was high […]