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the linger

When leaving a rock concert, the melody doesn’t necessarily linger on.


How is verbatim theatre like a live rock concert?

In his book Liveness, Philip Auslander cites Lawrence Grossberg who writes:

the importance of live performance lies precisely in the fact that it is only here that one can see the actual production of the sound, and the emotional work carried in the voice.

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on the edge...

Getting older has its pitfalls; some being more evident than others. I don’t think we notice them in ourselves until we see them reflected in others. 662 more words


Even the Boss gets the Blues (reflections on the changing nature of stadium gigs)

So Bruce Springsteen’s new autobiography is at the top of the book charts and in it he admits to having suffered from depression for many years. 624 more words

#springsteen #iPhones #depression #blowingthebluesaway #Wembley #Zooropa

Bon Jovi's 'This House Is Not For Sale Tour' will stop in Atlanta Feb. 10

Grammy Award®-winning band, Bon Jovi today announced that the This House Is Not for Sale Tour, presented by Live Nation, will kick off in February 2017. 599 more words



We recently went to see Blink-182 in concert at the Xcel Energy Center.  They were touring and our stop included All American Rejects and A Day to Remember as their openers.   405 more words