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50 Best Concert Photos by Music Photographer Mara Robinson

Internationally published Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson has been photographing bands and concerts for over 10 years. She lives near Akron but travels worldwide. Mara is a portrait photographer at heart who specializes in music photography, concert photography, band photography, portrait photography, headshot photography, event photography and wedding photography.  

As we begin 2019, we wanted to look back at some of Mara’s best concert photos. We hope you enjoy them! 

Matthew Houck (Phosphorescent) by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Matthew Houck (Phosphorescent) at the Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Project Mayhem by Boardman portrait photographer Mara Robinson
Project Mayhem, Boardman Performing Arts Center by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
CampLo by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
CampLo at Musica by Akron music phortographer Mara Robinson in Akron opening for Digable Planets 7/17/2016
Project Mayhem by Boardman portrait photographer Mara Robinson
Project Mayhem, Boardman Performing Arts Center by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Fitz and the Tantrums concert photo by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Michael Fitzpatrick (Fitz and the Tantrums) at the Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame band photo by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Fitz and the Tantrums concert photo by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Fitz and the Tantrums at the Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame band photo by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Death From Above 1979, Jesse Keeler, Sebastien Grainger, House of Blues, band photo by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Death From Above 1979 at House of Blues, concert photo by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Keith Morris (OFF!. Black Flag) concert photography by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Keith Morris (OFF!. Black Flag) at Pitchfork Music Festival, Chicago, concert photo by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Luke Spiller, Struts, by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Luke Spiller (The Struts) at the House of Blues, concert photo by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Luke Spiller, Struts, by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Luke Spiller (The Struts) at the House of Blues, concert photo by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Dan Bejar by Akron portrait photographer Mara Robinson
Dan Bejar (Destroyer) at Pitchfork Music Festival, Chicago, by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Brit Floyd live by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Brit Floyd at the Akron Civic Theatre by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Project Mayhem by Boardman portrait photographer Mara Robinson
Project Mayhem, Boardman Performing Arts Center by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Sean Lennon, The GOASTT (The Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger) at Nelsonville Music Festival, by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Sean Lennon, The GOASTT (The Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger) at Nelsonville Music Festival, by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
The GOASTT Sean Lennon by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Charlotte Kemp Muhl, The Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger (The GOASTT) at Nelsonville Music Festival by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
The GOASTT concert photo by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Hugh Mallard, The Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger (The GOASTT), at Nelsonville Music Festival, by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Project Mayhem by Boardman portrait photographer Mara Robinson
Project Mayhem, Boardman Performing Arts Center by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Project Mayhem by Boardman portrait photographer Mara Robinson
Project Mayhem, Boardman Performing Arts Center by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Project Mayhem by Boardman portrait photographer Mara Robinson
Project Mayhem, Boardman Performing Arts Center by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Phosphorescent live in concert by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Phosphorescent at the Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Digable Planets by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Butterfly (Ishmael Butler) Digable Planets at Musica by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Howard Jones live in concert by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Howard Jones at Northfield Hard Rock Rocksino, Retro Futura 2017 tour, concert photography by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Pavement band photo by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Pavement at Pitchfork Music Festival, Chicago, concert photo by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
J Mascis, Dinosaur Jr, Riot Fest Chicago 2013, photo by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
J Mascis, Dinosaur Jr, Riot Fest Chicago, photo by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Howard Jones live in concert by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Howard Jones at Northfield Hard Rock Rocksino, Retro Futura 2017 tour, concert photography by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard live in concert by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Stu Mackenzie (King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard) concert photo by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Diane Coffee band photo by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Shaun Fleming (Diane Coffee) at Beachland Ballroom, by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Dean and Britta, Luna, photo by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Dean Wareham, Britta Phillips (Luna) at the Grog Shop concet photo by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Yuck live in concert by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Jonny Rogoff (Yuck) at Pitchfork Music Festival, Chicago, by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Squeeze band photo by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Squeeze at the Goodyear Theater concert photo by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Ezra Furman by Akron portrait photographer Mara Robinson
Ezra Furman at the Nelsonville Music Festival by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Wayne Coyne, Flaming Lips, by Akron portrait photographer Mara Robinson
Wayne Coyne (Flaming Lips) at Nelsonville Music Festival by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Sia, dancers, live in concert by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Sia at the Wolstein Center, concert photography by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Reeve Carney live in concert, photography by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Reeve Carney at Beachland Ballroom, concert photography by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Modest Mouse band photo by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Modest Mouse at Pitchfork Music Festival, Chicago, by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Bob Mould Band, Riot Fest Chicago, concet photo by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Bob Mould, Jon Wurster, at Riot Fest Chicago, concet photography by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Charles Bradley by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Charles Bradley at Nelsonville Music Festival, concert photo by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Cloud Nothings band photo by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Cloud Nothings concert photo by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Pet Sounds 50th anniversary 2017 tour by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys) by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Free Energy Philadelphia band singer by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Paul Sprangers (Free Energy) at Pitchfork Music Festival concert photo by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Kelly Hogan, Pitchfork Music Festival 2011, by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Kelly Hogan (Neko Case) at Pitchfork Music Festival by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Kurt Vile at Pitchfork Music Festival 2011 by Akron music phortographer Mara Robinson
Kurt Vile at Pitchfork Music Festival by Cleveland music phortographer Mara Robinson
Kurt Vile and the Violators by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Kurt Vile and the Violators by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Kurt Vile by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Kurt Vile at the Grog Shop, by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Lightning Bolt, Brian Chippendale, Brian Gibson, by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Lightning Bolt at Pitchfork Music Festival by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Mucca Pazza concert photo by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Mucca Pazza at the Nelsonville Music Festival concert photo by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Peter Hayes, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club (BRMC), at the House of Blues, by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Peter Hayes, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club (BRMC), at the House of Blues, by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Pixies concert photo by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Pixies, Black Francis (Frank Black) and Joey Santiago at Blossom Music Center, concert photography by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Free Energy concert photo by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Free Energy at the Happy Dog by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Sloan band photo by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Sloan at the Grog Shop by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Scott Terry (Red Wanting Blue) and Will Hoge by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Scott Terry (Red Wanting Blue) and Will Hoge at Goodyear Theater concert photography by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson
Glenn Phillips, Toad the Wet Sprocket, by Cleveland music photographer Mara Robinson
Toad the Wet Sprocket at the Kent Stage, by Akron music photographer Mara Robinson

 

Music photographer Mara Robinson enjoys good music from every genre and style. She’s a fully independent photographer with a fully insured LLC. Whenever we need photography, we give Mara a call.  She is available for work throughout northeast Ohio and available for travel nationally and internationally.
You can see much more of her wonderful photography at www.MaraRobinson.com

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Sneak Peek: Nelsonville Music Festival 2015

photo by Mara Robinson (The Flaming Lips at Nelsonville Music Festival 2011)

This Thursday morning, Jason and I will be getting into the packed Prius and heading out to Robbin’s Crossing for Nelsonville Music Festival 2015 (May 28-31). Jason will be tweeting, posting, Instagramming and writing, and I’ll be shooting FreezeFrame from the pit. Here’s a sneak peek of who we’ll be covering.

Thursday:

Dead Hand of Man (Athens, OH)

Howard (Brooklyn, NY)

Ezra Furman (Chicago, IL)

Friday:

The Summoners (Athens, OH)

Clarke and the Himselfs (Boise, ID)

Weird Science (Athens, OH)

Good English (Dayton, OH)

Mavis Staples (Chicago, IL)

Built to Spill (Boise, ID)

The Flaming Lips (Oklahoma City, OK)

Wooden Indian Burial Ground (Portland, OR)

Saturday:

The D-Rays (Athens, OH)

Sarah Neufeld (of Arcade Fire — Montreal, Canada)

Soddy Daisy (Chicago, IL)

Bummers (Columbus, OH)

Bassholes (Asheville, NC)

Budos Band (Staten Island, NY)

Natural Child (Nashville, TN)

The Black Lips (Atlanta, GA)

Oblivians (Memphis, TN)

St. Vincent (Manhattan, NY)

Moon Hooch (Brooklyn, NY)

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