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Near Misses: Rick Springfield

At the end of the concert, Rick Springfield took a drink. I knew what was coming next. He was SO going to spit that water out. I just didn’t know in which direction, or how far it would go, or … Continue reading

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Rick Springfield: Topless

Did I mention that Rick Springfield is 62 years old? And you know he’s best known as a teen hearththrob from his time on “General Hospital,” his short-lived Saturday morning cartoon, and his early MTV successes in the late 1970s/early … Continue reading

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Rick Springfield and Thomas

During “Don’t Talk to Strangers,” Rick Springfield went into full-on “showman” mode and did a lot of crowd participation. He waded into the crowd and thrust his microphone into people’s faces to sing the chorus from the song. (Spoiler: “Don’t … Continue reading

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Rick Springfield’s Roses

Just before Rick Springfield took the stage at his show at the Bergen PAC a week and a half ago, a stage hand stepped out in the dark and placed two bouquets of roses on the stage, just behind Springfield’s … Continue reading

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Rick Springfield: At the Bergen PAC

Once again, the concert was at the Bergen Performing Arts Center in Englewood, NJ. That means I get to shoot the first three songs from the front corner of the floor in front of the stage, standing amongst gigantic stacks … Continue reading

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Rick Springfield: The Lanyard Story

After my last couple of concerts, I picked up a cheap photo pass holder and lanyard off of eBay. I think it cost all of $7, after shipping. The big clear plastic piece lets you slide your pass right in. … Continue reading

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Rick Springfield, Part 1

The five year old me is amazed at what the 35 year old me did last Friday night: Photographed a Rick Springfield concert. There’s a little bit of background to this you need to understand: When I was growing up, … Continue reading

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