Jason Carlson

Avatar - Johannes Eckerström

Avatar Live Photos from House of Blues Chicago

Avatar!! These guys have been through Chicago a lot in the last year – and I want more. Every time they come through, they manage to blow me away. Avatar understands what it takes to put on one hell of a performance. From the setlist, to the stage setup, to the light show, Avatar knock it out of the park!

Read More »
Sodom - 70,000 Tons of Metal 2019 - By Jason Carlson

Sodom Live Photos From 70,000 Tons Of Metal

German thrash legends Sodom were in top form on 70,000 Tons of Metal. The band played two stellar sets, and it is fitting, given the contingency of Germans that make the annual voyage. All photos by Photo Editor Jason Carlson.

Read More »
Obituary - 70,000 Tons of Metal 2019 - By Jason Carlson

Obituary Live Photos From 70,000 Tons Of Metal

Death metal legends Obituary decimated fans during their two performances on 70,000 Tons of Metal. The Florida boys brought an energy that few are capable of delivering, particularly during their Pool Deck Stage set. All photos by Photo Editor Jason Carlson.

Read More »
Kalmah - Live Photos From 70,000 Tons of Metal 2019 - By Jason Carlson

Kalmah Live Photos From 70,000 Tons Of Metal

Kalmah took the stage on 70,000 Tons of Metal, and they quickly stirred the crowd into a frenzy. They were crisp, polished, and furious in their approach, leaving fans old and new speechless. All photos by Photo Editor Jason Carlson.

Read More »
Nile - George Kollias

Live Photos: Nile from 70,000 Tons of Metal

It’s no secret that I love Nile. I almost always make it to their shows and have photographed their last few shows in Chicago. This time, I shot Nile in international waters onboard the Independence of the Seas for 70000 Tons of Metal! A special guest even showed up for their set!

Read More »