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Go to the show

I recently attended my first rock concert at the tender age of 43. There had been a handful of concerts in my teens and twenties, but alternative or pop and I’d missed Pink Floyd when they toured in the late eighties. 941 more words

ONE OK ROCK Live in Manila 2016

This is a very late post. I’ve watched the concert of my favorite Japanese band ONE OK ROCK last year, January 19, 2016, and it was so freaking awesome! 96 more words

Photography

Invasion Of The Geriatric Rockers

We’re on the cusp of the summer big-name rock concert season.  Hey, who’s out on tour this year?

Don’t look now, but it’s a lot of the same acts that were touring 40 years ago, soon to come to a sports stadium or outdoor amphitheater near you.   358 more words

Humor

Some Mint With Your Metal?

My youngest turns 16 this week. To celebrate, the husband and I are taking him to a concert Wednesday night. We’ll spend several hours at Ravens Stadium rocking out with Volbeat, Avenged Sevenfold and Metallica. 463 more words

Food

Ain't Red Rocks' star dust

You wait for it. With a daring of overridden fear. The thrill promised.

Like the few seconds between turning the knob on the gas stove, hearing that frantic click, click, click, before the whoosh and the fire. 489 more words

Humor

Thank you: Mick, Ed and Bruce.

David Bowie.
Prince.
Red Hot Chilli Peppers.
U2.
Eminem.
Coldplay.
Justin Timberlake.

I’ve seen them all in concert.  Live.  And in most cases, quite close up. 937 more words

Observations

Wavy Gravy, Stoneground, Hog Farmers and dope galore

During my time at the Roundhouse in the early 1970’s, we held large rock concerts every Sunday, which over the years featured just about all the bands, musicians and others who were busy with Rock and Roll in that period.   954 more words

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