Greg C in Brooklyn, NY near The Acheron.

greg C photography is owned and operated by Greg Cristman, a/k/a Greg C, a New York, NY based concert and event photographer. Greg has been taking concert photos since 1971 when he first shot Frank Zappa & The Mothers at Stony Brook University.

Over the years Greg’s photos have been used on album covers, t-shirts, posters, buttons, advertisements, DVD’s, books, TV shows and movies as well as in Rolling Stone, Crawdaddy, New York Times, NY Daily News, Village Voice, The Washington Times, Newsday, Time Out, Musik Express, Metal Hammer, Terrorizer, Decibel, Culture Asylum, Brooklyn Vegan, Pitchfork, Stereogum, ProSound News, Joonbug, Guitar Connoisseur, Invisible Oranges, JamBase, BV Austin, BV Chicago, Cvlt Nation, Atmostfear Entertainment, Blogcritics, Seattle PI, The Bone Reader, Next Mosh, Horns Up Rocks, NYC Taper, Re-Gen Magazine, HiFi Cartel, Brainwashed, All Things Go and many other magazines, newspapers, websites and fanzines. Greg is currently the Photo Editor at Invisible Oranges, Assistant Photo Editor at BrooklynVegan and Staff Photographer for BrooklynVegan, Invisible Oranges, Terrorizer, Next Mosh & Bone Reader. He’s photographed and designed several album covers the latest being Little Annie & Paul Wallfisch’s Genderful which was released in May 2010 on Southern Records. His photographs have also appeared on many recordings the most recent being Blackburner’s Planet Earth Attack released in September 2012 on Cleopatra Records and Blood Ceremony’s The Eldritch Dark in July 2013 on Rise Above/Metal Blade Records.

Greg has always been involved in some facet of the music industry from running his own fanzine, Task, to being a Stage Manager working with many international level acts including Peter Gabriel, Hot Tuna, Bob Seger, Charlie Daniels, Renaissance, Billy Joel, McGuinn, Clarke & Hillman, Outlaws, Boston, Liv Taylor, Sea Level, Woody Herman, Art Garfunkel, Pure Prairie League, Rick Derringer and The Dictators. Greg was also the original bassist of hardcore band Fatal Vision (Unsound) and has performed several times with the power electronics group Due Process. He has also done concert and record reviews for several magazines and fanzines and owns a massive music collection of over 10,000 physical recordings.

Thousands of bands have been photographed by Greg including A Place To Bury Strangers, Ace FrehleyAcid Mothers TempleAgallochAgnostic FrontAlcestAlice CooperAlice In Chains, Allen ToussaintAllman Brothers BandAltar (sunn O))) & Boris)Amon AmarthAndrew Liles, Angry SamoansAnimal CollectiveAnthraxAntony HegartyAs I Lay DyingAsking AlexandriaBaby DeeThe Beach BoysBehemoth, The Besnard LakesBeyonce, Big Black, Big BusinessBig Time Rush, Billy IdolBlack Label SocietyBlack SabbathBlack SunBlood Red ThroneBloody PandaBoduf SongsBon IverBorisBoyd Rice, Brian Auger, Bryan Ferry, Butthole Surfers, BuzzcocksBXI (Ian Astbury & Boris)Cheap TrickChildren Of Bodom, Chris & Cosey, The Church, Cibo Matto, The ClienteleClutchCold CaveCold War Kids, Colin Potter, Courtney Love, Cursive, Crass, The DamnedDamon & NaomiDavid CrosbyDavid JohansenDeaf CenterDepeche ModeDevendra BanhartDevo, Die Kreuzen, Dimmu BorgirDirty ProjectorsThe DonnasDownDresden DollsDrive-By TruckersEarth, Echo & The BunnymenEd Palermo Big BandEdward Ka-Spel & The Legendary Pink Dots, Einsturzende Neubauten, Elvis CostelloEnslavedErykah BaduFaustFlashFleetwood Mac, Flying LotusFrank OceanFrank Zappa & The Mothers, Front 242, Front Line AssemblyG.B.H.Gary NumanGenesisGhostGhostface Killah, Ginger BakerGirl Talk, GodfleshGodspeed You! Black EmperorGorgutsGraham Parker & The RumourGrailsGraveGregg Allman BandGrindermanGrowing, Guided By Voices, GusGusHallogallo (Michael Rother- NEU!), HawkwindHigh On FireThe HivesThe Hold SteadyHot Chip, Hot Tuna, Husker Du, Ian AndersonIan HunterIce Cube, irr.app.(ext.), Iggy & The StoogesImmolationImmortalInterpolJack WhiteJames Chance & The ContortionsJane’s AddictionJanelle Monae, Jared Scharf (Saturday Night Live Band), Jefferson StarshipJesse Sykes & The Sweet Hereafter, Jessica Bailiff, John Cale, John Fogerty, Johnny MarrJohnny Thunders & The HeartbreakersJohnny Winter, Jonathan RichmanJudas Priest, Juliana HatfieldJustin BieberKatatoniaKilling Joke, King Diamond, The Kinks, KMFDMKraftwerkKralliceKyuss, Landing, Lee “Scratch” PerryLes Savy FavLibrary TapesLichensLittle AnnieLiving ColourLL Cool J, Los StraitjacketsLou ReedLupe FiascoLustmordMagmaManorexiaMarduk, Marissa Nadler, Master Musicians Of BukkakeMastodonMatmosMayhemMeat Beat Manifesto, Melissa Reyes, MelvinsMetallica, The Microscopic Septet, Miley Cyrus, MinistryMiquelMonster MagnetMoritz Von Oswald TrioMotorheadMudhoneyMy Morning JacketNachtmystiumNadja, Naked Raygun, Napalm DeathNeil Young & Crazy HorseNeko CaseNeurosisNew Pornographers, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, Nick LoweNine Inch NailsNONNudgeOdd FutureOmOpethThe OrbOrchestral Manoeuvres in the DarkOrnette ColemanOxbow, Pat Benatar, Patti Smith GroupPavementPelicanPentagram, Pet Shop Boys, Phil Lesh, Philip Glass EnsemblePhoenixPink FloydThe PixiesPolvo, The Pop Group, PortalPrimusPsychedelic FursPsychic TVPublic EnemyPublic Image LtdPulp, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Raquel CastroRa Ra RiotRay AndersonReformed FactionResidentsRichard PinhasRichard ThompsonRivuletsRobert Fripp, Robin TrowerRocket From The TombsRoger Waters, Ron Carter, Rory Gallagher, Rush, Rusted RootRwake, Ryan Star, Saint Etienne, Santana, Scientists, Scratch Acid, Selena GomezSerena ManeeshShaggy, Sharon Van EttenShonen KnifeShrinebuilderSilver Apples, Skinny PuppySlashSlayerSleigh BellsSleepSlipknotSloan, Sonic Youth, SoundgardenThe SpecialsSpiritualizedSquarepusherStars Of The Lid, Steel PantherSteely Dan, Steve Reich And Musicians, Steve Winwood, Steven Stapleton (Nurse With Wound), StrategyStrawbsThe Strokes, The Subhumans, Suicidal Tendencies, SuicideSunn O))), Sun Ra ArkestraSwansThe SwordTangerine DreamTelevisionTestament, Thee MajestyTheophilus LondonThouThreshold Houseboys ChoirThrobbing GristleTo Kill A Petty Bourgeoisie, Tom Petty & The HeartbreakersTony ConradTorche, Traffic, Trap Them, Troum, tUnE-yArDsTV On The RadioU2Valient ThorrVampire Weekend, Venom, Volcano The Bear, The WailersThe WalkmenWatainWeedeaterWinterWireWolf EyesWolves In The Throne RoomWonder GirlsWovenhandXYeasayerYeah Yeah YeahsYesYobYoko Ono Plastic Ono BandZaimph, Z’ev, ZZ Top and many, many more.

(Bands without hyperlinks are either older digital files that haven’t been uploaded yet or even older film photos that still have to be scanned and uploaded.)

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