I remember the first time I left the country to watch a gig. It was in 2006 and I tagged along with a group that flew to Singapore to watch Franz Ferdinand. It seemed like a fun idea.
Though it wasn’t part of the plan, the same group headed for Bangkok to attend a music fest that featured Oasis, Ian Brown and other big-name acts. I didn’t go but later wished I did.
Where the music takes me
Francis Brew and I found ways to be able to return to Singapore. Pat Metheny is a jazz legend and even if I wasn't a musician, I learned a lot during the workshop he conducted before his gig.One month later, I received an invitation to watch Pat Metheny. Despite budget constraints,
Soon after that, we found ourselves being invited to interview musicians abroad or take photos of their gigs. I've seen MUSE three times, interviewed Kasabian in Kuala Lumpur, taken photos of Red Hot Chili Peppers in HongRead More »from I travel for music