Synching an exposure with a spotlight transition, recording a chord change, or catching a wide-eyed look from a singer. J. Ashley Nixon photographed 66 bands, solo musicians and stand-up comedians during the Sled Island Music & Arts Festival, capturing these and other performance moments between 2016-19. He also wrote reviews about their gigs at ten venues across Calgary. This is his story, in words and images.
Published in 2020
140 pages, Perfect Bound, 216 x 279mm (8.5 x 11in)
118 colour and black & white images