Meet the Sick Snaps Team!
Cassie Wilson is the founder of Sick Snaps, and an avid writer. Her favorite artists are constantly changing, but typically include: A Will Away, Knuckle Puck, The Maine, Homesafe, Glacier Veins, Lorde, and Julien Baker. Aside from Sick Snaps, Cassie is also the founder of Half Access, an organization advocating for increased accessibility at concert venues. Keep up with her on Twitter!
Codie Porter is a writer for Sick Snaps, and compiles all of the information for our weekly New Music Friday posts! His favorite artists are: Kendrick Lamar, Against Me!, The Hotelier, Touché Amoré, The Wonder Years, Every Time I Die, Pianos Become The Teeth and Paramore. When he’s not at concerts, there’s a good chance you can find him catching his new favorite movie in theaters. You can also find him on Twitter!
Brian Benavente is a photographer for Sick Snaps. He’s from Alaska, but is currently residing in Portland, Oregon. His passions in life are coffee, film photography, and music. He shoots film to make a memory last a lifetime or two; whether that is his surroundings or shows, it’s just about the best moments of life. Find him on Instagram!
Julian Gray is a writer for Sick Snaps whose favorite bands are Real Friends, Paramore, and The Maine, among many others. Besides traveling for, writing about, and generally obsessing over music, Julian also enjoys film and television, comedy podcasts, and Mexican food. You can find him at a Real Friends show near you, or on Twitter!
Tony Vilorio is a musician/professional paper pusher from Portland, OR. She listens to a little bit of everything, but her favorite artists include: Braid, Mare, Young Thug and Strongarm.
Nova Decks is a writer for Sick Snaps, and an adoring patron of media arts in every form. Her favorite artists include The Hotelier, Lorde, PUP, The Maine, Jeff Rosenstock, The Smith Street Band, and The Menzingers. Outside of Sick Snaps, Nova is studying music production and is constantly working on new projects. Keep up with her on Twitter!
Henri DeRouchie is a photographer for Sick Snaps. When he isn’t out taking pictures of bands, he’s trying to make documentaries and vlogs, practicing graphic design, and taking portraits all over Portland. His favorite bands are My Chemical Romance, Fall Out Boy, Waterparks, Twenty One Pilots, and The Wonder Years. He also shamelessly loves pop music. You can find him on Instagram!
Jordan Ryan is a writer/photographer for Sick Snaps who is based out of North Carolina. His favorite artists include: Shinedown, I Prevail, Kendrick Lamar, The Neighbourhood, and Machine Gun Kelly. He is also an avid film lover, and enjoys animals. Find him on Instagram!
Aspyn Garfield is a photographer for Sick Snaps. Her favorite artists are Old Gray, Tiny Moving Parts, Adult Mom, Joyce Manor, Expire, and Great Grandpa! She also enjoys working on cars, petting stray cats, drawing, and eating vegan brownie brittle! Find her on Instagram!
Josh Howell is a photographer for Sick Snaps. His favorite bands include Chapel, Wage War, This Wild Life, and In Hearts Wake. Aside from shooting concerts, Josh also does portrait and wedding photography. Find him on Instagram!
Madeline Matthews is a writer for Sick Snaps. Her favorite bands include: Fall Out Boy, Taking Back Sunday, No Plug., Say Anything, and Bird Teeth. Madeline attends PSU for Graphic Design and is the vocalist/guitarist for Portland rock band Waterfronts. Follow her at Twitter!
Dexter Presley is a photographer for Sick Snaps from Philadelphia. His favorite bands include: The Plot in You, Knocked Loose, The Road to Milestone, Rise Against, and Set it Off. He also enjoys Hoodie Allen, Thomas Rhett, Sam Hunt and Tyler, the Creator. He is a student at Antonelli Institute in Chestnut Hill, PA set to graduate in the spring of 2018. Find him on Instagram!
Scotty Fisher of Sleeper Studios is among one of the many Portland photographers for Sick Snaps. Concert photography and music videos being the main focus behind Sleeper Studios, Scotty’s mission is to help out local bands with proper media in a visually based culture. He also plays and sings guitar for the PDX post-hardcore band, Fighting Casper. His favorite bands are Protest The Hero, Such Gold, Four Year Strong, and Polyphia. Check out sleeperstudiospdx.com for more!