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Just because I post a photo on the Internet, it does not give anyone the right to grab a copy and use it on their own site.  It certainly does not give anyone the right to edit that image and remove it's watermark! Why do I say this?  Well, a Music, Art, Film and Food print/online magazine here in Ireland did just that with one of my images. Was I annoyed when I saw the image on their site?  Yes!  Was I even more annoyed when I realised just what they had done?  Oh hell yes!! I contacted the editor of the magazine and got the 'oh it was the intern' excuse.  That's not a valid excuse.  If they are an intern, they are there to learn under your guidance, you should have noticed the issue.  The buck stops with you, the editor. Back in 2018, the European Court of Justice ruled that you the consent of the photographer if you wish to use their work online. The judges said: “The posting on a website of a photograph that was freely accessible on another website with the consent

2019-09-26 Rancid - House of Blues Las Vegas

Okay, after a severe bout of jet lag, I finally got round to looking at some of the photos from this gig. Can't believe it's a week since I've been back from Vegas, but like airplanes, time flies!

Right, so after going to see Christina Aguilera in concert, I had to do something to get back into my normal rhythm, so I headed to see Rancid at the House of Blues.  I'd never seen them before, so I was curious as to how manic things would get.  Well... yeah... Things got manic!  Great gig, really enjoyed it.

Setlist:
  1. Roots Radicals
  2. Radio
  3. Journey to the End of the East Bay
  4. Maxwell Murder
  5. The 11th Hour
  6. Last One to Die
  7. East Bay Night
  8. Dead Bodies
  9. Ghost of a Chance
  10. Telegraph Avenue
  11. Black & Blue
  12. Old Friend
  13. Where I'm Going
  14. Nihilism
  15. Rejected
  16. Olympia WA.
  17. It's Quite Alright
  18. Fall Back Down
  19. The Wars End
  20. Tenderloin
  21. Time Bomb
  22. Ruby Soho
Also appearing on the night were Elvis Cortez, Joey Briggs, Thee Heartomatics, Iron Reagan, The English Beat and finally, Pennywise!  I think you'll agree, that's one hell of a lineup for a gig! Seven acts, one stage, lots of craic!

Check out the photos below:

Rancid

Elvis Cortez

Joey Briggs

Thee Heartomatics

Iron Reagan

The English Beat

Pennywise

Rancid




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