Concert Comments - Did you see them live? Get the shirt?

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  1. soflagator

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    I watched Master Chef last night. What am I doing with my life?:sadnanner:

    Great pics and stories though, guys.
     
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      You are definitely a Sad Nanner
       
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      I would love to remember all the concerts I've seen.
      Mountain & Wet Willy was my first, First time I smelled pot too. Didn't get a t-shirt but I did make-out with two girls in the back seat of her dad's car.
      Kiss, 2x
      Styx, 2x
      Uriah Heep, 2x
      Foreigner,
      Molly Hatchet (when they played high schools)
      38 Special
      Skynyrd (post airplane crash)
      Blue Oyster Cult,
      Aerosmith,
      Rush, 2x
      Skyhooks,
      UFO,
      Queen,
      Rick Derringer,
      Van Halen,
      Blackmore's Rainbow,
      Angel,
      The Stones,
      The Beach Boy's
      Jan & Dean,
      Bruce Springsteen,
      Elton John & Billy Joel,
      Rod Stewart,
      Frank Zappa,
      Plasmatics,

      More that I can't remember. Biggest regret was never getting a chance to Led Zeppelin. The one time they came to Florida the concert got cancelled because of lightning.
       
      • Detroitgator

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        Rainbow but no Blacksabbathozziedeeppurpledio?
         
      • TheDouglas78

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        Imagine Dragons (8/10/18): I went with my wife, wife of the couple we hang out with, and their youngest daughter. We got their about 45 minutes before the opening act and never has parked so far from the Amp... It was a hike to get to the car, but got my steps in. It was warmer than it was on Wednesday too, with the seating filled including the lawn.

        Grace VanderWall: I don't know how this is other than she is a teenage (guessing by her look) girl who plays the ukulele. Somone nears us said she won one of those tv shows. She had a great voice, but her style just didn't register with any of the four of us.

        Imagine Dragons: Started off with a bang, the energy was pretty electric. The music kept coming for the first 3-4 songs, then they got into the stuff that I didn't know. They all sounded the same, and I wasn't that invested. They then did 3 acoustic sounds in the middle of the second seating section, and the lead singer walked while singing one song in the walk way between the 2nd and 3rd level of seats. Security has cleared it out before hand. They then finished on the stage for the last 3 songs which finished very strong. I went in knowing 7-9 songs of the 22 song playlist, came away knowing the same number of songs. It was a really well done show. Would see them again.
         
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        1st - Billy Ocean in Columbus, GA circa 1984

        Favorite - Pink Floyd on the Division Bell Tour at Legion Field in Birmingham, AL circa 1994. Second half was the entire Dark Side of the Moon album. Encores were Wish You Were Here, Run Like Hell and Comfortably Numb

        Missed - Pretty much if you name them I've seen them but I regret never getting to see Alice In Chains with Layne Staley. Seen them twice with William Duval and they are amazing but I sure wanted to see them with Layne.
         
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        Plasmatics and Wendy O’s boobs! :naughty:
        Saw them in 1985, I think it was.
         
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          Was your show in Tampa? I went the night before in West Palm. I really enjoyed the show. Your thoughts and descriptions are the same as mine.

          At the very end of the show a bad looking storm front blew in and they made them stop the show, right as they were about to do their first encore. Dan Reynolds came out and said they had to stop the show because of the storm and then did Believer acapella. Pretty cool ending to the show.

          Grace Vanderwaal - had never heard of her, watching her thinking she was a little waif of a woman, very petite. Asked my son to google her and find out her story; he comes back and tells me she's 14.
           
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          First Concert: 1979 - Molly Hatchet - Homecoming II tour at the Jax Coliseum.

          Favorite shows were a couple of shows at Chastain Park in Atlanta. And while the groups were great the venue was the was the big attraction; so fan friendly. Room to set up tables and bring coolers, and let me tell you those folks went to great lengths to have really fun setups.

          The one I've missed so far is Foo Fighters. If I could have seen them play at Fenway I would die a happy man.
           

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