chris la putt - a rather pessimistic music photographer in nyc and a firm believer in righteous indignation.
ruining your google search results for the best nyc-based music + concert + portrait + band photographer since 2007.

nb: this is my editing wall. some photos will come up and down at the whim of the egotistical photographer.
Aug 12
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St. Vincent (aka Annie Clark) -  Prospect Park Bandshell, Brooklyn - August 9th, 2014
Check out more photos over at Time Out NY!

St. Vincent (aka Annie Clark) -  Prospect Park Bandshell, Brooklyn - August 9th, 2014

Check out more photos over at Time Out NY!

Aug 01
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Spirit Family Reunion - Clearwater Festival, Croton-on-Hudson, NY - June 21st, 2014

Spirit Family Reunion - Clearwater Festival, Croton-on-Hudson, NY - June 21st, 2014

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La Luz (aka @laluzers ) - MOMA @momapoprally, NYC - July 31st, 2014
La Luz has my current favorite twitter handle. So pleased with how this turned out considering how little light there was. Love to see these girls again and have them do another sushi boat. 
More photos by Amanda Hatfield and yours truly over at BrooklynVegan and BV Facebook. 

La Luz (aka @laluzers ) - MOMA @momapoprally, NYC - July 31st, 2014

La Luz has my current favorite twitter handle. So pleased with how this turned out considering how little light there was. Love to see these girls again and have them do another sushi boat. 

More photos by Amanda Hatfield and yours truly over at BrooklynVegan and BV Facebook

Jul 28
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Molly Rankin of Alvvays - South Street Seaport, NYC - July 11th, 2014
Those piercing eyes!

Molly Rankin of Alvvays - South Street Seaport, NYC - July 11th, 2014

Those piercing eyes!

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Crane Operation - somewhere in Lower Manhattan - June 27th, 2014
I love how the crane safety guy is also taking a photo. Was tempted to sneak up to him and get a shot but I was already late :( 

Crane Operation - somewhere in Lower Manhattan - June 27th, 2014

I love how the crane safety guy is also taking a photo. Was tempted to sneak up to him and get a shot but I was already late :( 

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Mackenzie Scott (aka @torreslovesyou Torres) - South Street Seaport, NYC - July 25th, 2014
It’s Mackenzie chatting with Amanda Hatfield (slightly out of frame!) at the South Street Seaport Music Festival! 

Mackenzie Scott (aka @torreslovesyou Torres) - South Street Seaport, NYC - July 25th, 2014

It’s Mackenzie chatting with Amanda Hatfield (slightly out of frame!) at the South Street Seaport Music Festival! 

Jul 23
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Juicy J - Terminal 5, NYC - July 22nd, 2014
At the end of the night, I didn’t earn a scholarship :( More photos of Juicy J shenanigans over at BrooklynVegan.

Juicy J - Terminal 5, NYC - July 22nd, 2014

At the end of the night, I didn’t earn a scholarship :( More photos of Juicy J shenanigans over at BrooklynVegan.

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Vinny Cha$e and Kid Art - Terminal 5, NYC - July 22nd, 2014
Check out some more photos over at BrooklynVegan. 

Vinny Cha$e and Kid Art - Terminal 5, NYC - July 22nd, 2014

Check out some more photos over at BrooklynVegan

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Grafh - Terminal 5, NYC - July 23rd, 2014
More photos of Grafh over at BrooklynVegan.

Grafh - Terminal 5, NYC - July 23rd, 2014

More photos of Grafh over at BrooklynVegan.

Jul 21
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Sadie Dupuis of Speedy Ortiz - 4 Knots Fesitval - South Street Seaport, NYC - July 12th, 2014

Sadie Dupuis of Speedy Ortiz - 4 Knots Fesitval - South Street Seaport, NYC - July 12th, 2014

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Lauren Larson of Ume - Bowery Ballroom, NYC - July 17th, 2014
I missed her throw her guitar but I did capture this image after she got it back! Photos of their Bowery Ballroom show and Pianos show are over at BrooklynVegan. 

Lauren Larson of Ume - Bowery Ballroom, NYC - July 17th, 2014

I missed her throw her guitar but I did capture this image after she got it back! Photos of their Bowery Ballroom show and Pianos show are over at BrooklynVegan

Jul 20
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Lauren Larson of Ume - Bowery Ballroom, NYC - July 17th, 2014
Couldn’t decide if the monitor ruined or helped this photo by blocking out one of her legs. Ended up liking it because the falloff of the light looks like it’s part of Lauren’s leg. 

Lauren Larson of Ume - Bowery Ballroom, NYC - July 17th, 2014

Couldn’t decide if the monitor ruined or helped this photo by blocking out one of her legs. Ended up liking it because the falloff of the light looks like it’s part of Lauren’s leg. 

Jul 14
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4 Knots Festival, South Street Seaport - July 12th, 2014
So many things happening in this photo. I just love it. 

4 Knots Festival, South Street Seaport - July 12th, 2014

So many things happening in this photo. I just love it. 

Jun 29
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Jocie Adams of Arc Iris - Clearwater Festival, Croton-on-Hudson - June 22nd, 2014

Jocie Adams of Arc Iris - Clearwater Festival, Croton-on-Hudson - June 22nd, 2014

Jun 23
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Crowd - Clearwater Festival, Croton-on-Hudson - July 21st, 2014
Saw my future (hell, past, I was dressed like this years ago at some outdoor show in Brooklyn).

Crowd - Clearwater Festival, Croton-on-Hudson - July 21st, 2014

Saw my future (hell, past, I was dressed like this years ago at some outdoor show in Brooklyn).