Roskilde 2015 – Day 2 & 3 in photos

July 27th, 2015 by


More visual stories from the Friday and Saturday of Denmark’s astounding Roskilde Festival earlier in the month, featuring Soak, Jungle, St Vincent, Father John Misty, Die Antwoord and more. All photographed for State by Jakob Bekker-Hansen.  

Northside Festival – Aarhus, Denmark

July 2nd, 2015 by

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It’s Friday, the first day of State’s third year at Northside and we’re blessed with sun, no wind and 20 degrees. And, the music program isn’t bad either.  With circles around names like José Gonzales, Death Cab for Cutie, Mø, FKA Twigs, Alt-J and Grace Jones for tonight, the final piece of this puzzle is […]

Body & Soul 2015 – in photos

June 26th, 2015 by

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The bulletproof and indefatigable Leah Carroll documented Ballinlough Castle’s magical three-day wonderland. Here’s a bumper gallery of the most perfect summer solstice weekend.

ASIWYFA – Olympia, Dublin – in photos

June 24th, 2015 by


Having just completed a huge tour, which included dates across the U.S. and Europe, State went along to the first of And So I watch You From Afar’s homecoming shows at The Olympia Theatre, Dublin. Photographed for State by Kieran Frost.