We LOVE filming live gigs! We can accommodate any budget for any size venue. You bring the music, we’ll immortalise it.


From concept to completion, we have have the creative ideas and technical experience to execute film clips on any budget.


Our ‘In The Round’ series is a distinctive way to get your acts live set filmed in a unique setting with an extremely intimate audience.


All the exciting energy of a live performance video with none of the live gig variables to worry about. Stella studio sound and visuals.


Short and snappy videos to promote your event, tour, release etc. Budget friendly and highly effective.


We bring our mobile recording studio to film a live performance anywhere and anytime! Add some stunning scenery to your live videos.


We LOVE filming live gigs! Capturing the energy of a gig and immortalising it on film is what we live for.

Every gig is different, and we have a flexible workflow to accommodate every scenario. From cafes and clubs to arenas and festivals, we can capture, edit, livestream stunning multi-cam footage of your show.

We have a comprehensive equipment list allowing us to shoot multi-cam video and multi-track audio in any scenario. We shoot in 4k on mirrorless cameras that operate seamlessly in low light.Β  Our crew are highly skilled and supported by years of experience working within the music and film industry in a variety of roles.

Our aim is to produce high quality live videos for your band that will ultimately aid you in landing more gigs, more festivals and more online attention, as well as expanding your merch range.

We have an extensive list of options for filming gigs, including hosting our own series of “In The Round” live taping events to help bands on a budget split the costs of a higher end production.

Get in touch now for a no obligation quote. And check out some examples of our live video work over the years. We’ve filmed hundreds of gigs and have thousands of hours of footage. We love filming music!


“Bad Octopi helped me out capturing some live footage at my album launch last year. I had seen their work previously and knew I would get something great and they delivered. I was very impressed. They busted their arse and pulled out a clip that was simply beautiful. That crew knows what they’re doing.” – Paddy McHughΒ 
“Bad Octopi has filmed 2 shows for me over the last year. I love that they just takes care of everything, professionally and reliably. He is always available to discuss changes and goes above and beyond to make sure I’m 100% happy with the product πŸ™‚
Thanks Jim and Bad Octopi Team!” – Melissa Fraser
“Bad Octopi did some videos for me and I am blown away with the result. Pro quality at a great price, reliable and easy to work with 10 out of 10.” – Andy Smith
“My band The Urban Chiefs used Bad Octopi for a Live DVD and Film Clip and we were stoked with the result! Jimmy and his team were professional, concise, with attention to detail and gave everything creatively to make sure we achieved a slick vid. Highly recommend Bad Octopi!” – Blake Saban
“Bad Octopi were easy to work with, clear on their services/pricing and good value for money. The final videos produced were professional and thoughtful. As a musician himself, he has attuned ears and eyes which help him to capture and edit useful footage. I can highly recommend Jimmy and Bad Octopi productions.” – John Rush ‘Strange Days’.
“Bad Octopi took my song and brought it to life with so many ideas that suited the song perfectly! I would highly recommend Bad Octopi for your video project.” – Annalisse Thiedeke
“Bad Octopi provided us with a fantastic and personalised experience that catered for our every request with timely enthusiasm and heart. Thanks for making it such a fun experience to work with you. Will be back again for sure! πŸ™Œ” – Raychel Stone
“I had the pleasure to work with Bad Octopi for 3 live songs in the studio … very cool down to earth crew that really know their stuff… was stoked with the final result and will definitely be working with them again!! πŸ‘Œ– Craig Atkins