I was still two years away from my first real concert experience. The Summer of ’77 found me in South Yarmouth, MA at Camp Kirkland. Where the Augusts of my youth were usually spent. And not unwisely I might add.Read More →
Posts in the Category: Dispatch
I’ve been to a lot of shows. A lot of shows. But thinking back on it, I’ve missed a lot of shows. Now I’m not talking about missing a show in the case that I wish I could have gone, but I wasn’t able to procure tickets.Read More →
July 9th, 1980. Philadelphia.
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers with Tommy Tutone of 867-5309 fame opening.Read More →
June 26th, 2015. Corner of 14th Street and 10th Ave. NYC
I’ve been passing by this two story sized graphic for a few months.
Stopping and engaging many a High Line passerby.Read More →
November 7th, 1995. The State Theater, New Brunswick, NJ
If I had to be a musician/rock star type, I could very well choose to be Chris Isaak. He’s a low key rocker, but he most assuredly …Read More →
April 27th, 2005. NY, NY
West 47th St between 8th and 9th.
The Supper Club was a New York City venue that hosted many a memorable music show in its day. It’s been closed now for years, …Read More →
June 5th, 2002. San Francisco, CA. How come no one calls it Frisco anymore?At the time I’m living a mere two miles from the famed Fillmore Auditorium. It’s a historic venue…Read More →
April 25th, 2003.
New Orleans, LA. On my way to my first Jazz Fest…
December 10th, 1979. A standard Winter Monday if you can recall. I’m in a station wagon (remember those?) with my cousin and two of his buddies. His mom handling chauffer duties for the trip down Rt. 70 from the Jersey Shore…Read More →
November 8th, 2002. The Rolling Stones, Pac Bell Park, SF. About a month before, I found myself on line (no, an actual line of humans) for tickets at my local record store situated around California and Arguello-ish.Read More →