Featuring the best visual content from the TEXAS & RED DIRT Music Scene


The Road Goes on FOREVER and the Party NEVER Ends! ~Robert Earl Keen


Founded in 2017, the Texas Music Photographers is an organization comprised of Professional Photographers who specialize in live music and portrait photography. With members located throughout the United States, it is a valuable resource for PR Agencies, Artist Management, Tour Managers, Publications, and Media Conglomerates to locate a photographer for their needs.

Our mission is to create collaborative opportunities between professional photographers and the music industry in order to promote Texas & Red Dirt music. Our core function is to serve as a centralized agency for industry professionals seeking to collaborate with professional photographers via the Texas Music Photographer’s Directory of Photographers/Contributors.

CALENDAR - The Road Goes On Forever…

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Brad Coolidge
Chief Editor / Photographer

Brad is the owner/chief editor of Texas Music Photographers and a lifestyle and music photographer with over 15 years of experience. He is a retired military pilot who loves photography, travel, and music. He calls Boerne, Texas home where you can usually find him behind his camera at local music venues or arenas. His experience includes portraits, concerts/music, weddings, corporate events, landscapes, travel, and real estate. He has contributed to many national/regional publications and has had his work appear on albums and in various marketing mediums.

Andrew Quinn
ADMIN / Photographer

Andrew settled in the hill country town of New Braunfels, Texas after having lived in almost every corner of Texas throughout his life. A decade later and he has found his home where the Comal and Guadalupe rivers meet, He began his photography journey in 2016 shooting local Texas and Red Dirt shows at such legendary places as Gruene Hall and Floore’s Country Store. He has photographed over 200 artists, including ACM, CMA, and Grammy Award winners.


Born and raised in San Antonio, Denise is a proud Texan and supporter of live music. Although she can be most often found in the San Antonio/Austin area at a honky tonk or music festival listening to Texas Country Music, Denise is a lover of all genres and her favorite part about contributing to local publications is being introduced to and exposed to different music.


Robert is a Professional Photographer and Realtor based in North Central Idaho. He started out almost 20 years ago as a Nature Photographer, specializing in wildlife. His photos have been featured in almost every major outdoor publication including Field and Stream, Outdoor Life, and National Geographic. With a life-long love of music, Robert began shooting concerts and musicians several years ago, from venues in his home state of Idaho to those spread out across the country. When not at work, Robert loves taking his two sons on outdoor adventures, rafting, camping, fishing, hunting, and traveling.


Danny is an award-winning Texas portrait and event photographer. An avid shooter since his teens, he spent years photographing a wide array of subjects before focusing his concentration on the subject he loves most – people. He opened Danny Vivian Photography in 2007 and since then, he has become a highly sought-after portrait, event, and commercial photographer. His photographs have been published in numerous magazines and publications. His live music photography career began with an invitation from Willy Braun to shoot the 2012 Reckless Kelly Celebrity Softball Jam. That opportunity led to many others and since that time, he has traveled throughout Texas to photograph everything from artists on small club stages with audiences of 25, to major shows with audiences of 25,000 and more, shooting Grammy winners, CMA award winners, and Country Music Hall of Fame members in the process. Danny resides with his family in Victoria, Texas.

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