Finally in 2013, I was able to cross “attend Larry Joe Taylor Musicfest” off of my bucket list. Not only did I attend, I photographed the 5 day festival. In preparation of this “Redneck Woodstock” I took to social media as any girl would do to ask my followers what would be the right attire for this festival. I’ve been to tons of festivals before, not just in the Texas Music Scene, but all types of genres and I wanted to make the best impression. My followers did not fail me with suggestions such as: birthday suit, body paint, sweater, jeans and uncomfortable shoes, Texas flag art, cut off shirts and shorts, and even a monkey costume. Awesome. My friends obviously take me seriously.
Everyone that had been before kept telling me, you’ll never have an experience like this again. Boy were they right. First off everything in my suitcase went out the window the first night I arrived ready for the 90 degree weather and it was warm 30 degrees. I hit the merch shed as soon as I got there and layered up. I made my way to the pit with a sparkle in my eye and was ready to shoot some of my heroes. Then, the cold sleet/rain started and I lost all feeling in my hands within the first four songs of Pat Green. I looked out into the crowd and people were shirtless, drinking beer and acting as if we were in Cabo on the … Keep Reading