About

PAUL HARRIES is a renowned British photographer of rock bands who play their music at volume. Over the course of more than two decades, if a group has emerged that are loud and proud of it chances are its members have stood in the frame of this man’s lens.

Armed with a valid passport, a working camera and a keen eye for detail, Paul Harries has amassed a portfolio that amounts to nothing less than a rock fan’s dream. As a respected freelance music photographer, Paul has risen to occupy the position of leading lensman for Kerrang! magazine, the world’s best-selling music weekly. Paul has closed his shutter on such luminaries as Nirvana, Muse, Green Day, Metallica, AC/DC, Biffy Clyro, Ozzy Osbourne, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Blink 182 and Slipknot.

Over the past few years Paul has exhibited his photographs in prestigious venues in London, Manchester and Los Angeles. His book, "Slipknot: Dysfunctional Family Portraits" is out now.

Paul's most recent exhibition "Access All Areas" ran from 9th March to 21st May 2017 at Proud Camden.

Paul has been nominated as Best Photographer in the Heavy Music Awards. Full details of the awards and how to vote here.