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.

Ms. Annie Clark aka St. Vincent circa 2009? 

Saw this in my archives and never posted it before. 

2014 New York Comic Con 

I don’t know what Ariel has been eating under the sea…

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

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

Check out more photos over at Time Out NY!

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

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

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

Those piercing eyes!

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 :( 

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! 

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.

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

Check out some more photos over at BrooklynVegan

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

More photos of Grafh over at BrooklynVegan.

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

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

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.