This past weekend Dave Matthews Band performed at SPAC
, as they do every year, and unfortunately I was unable to attend.
In fact, I haven't been to any shows in a while.
I used to love going to concerts, not just to see the performers but the whole experience. Getting the ticket in the mail, planning the road trip that almost always accompanies a good show and enjoying the actual performance.
That got me thinking about a few bizarre and ridiculous experiences that I have the urge to share.
First concert ever:
For my 12th birthday, my father bought me two fourth-row tickets to see Britney Spears at SPAC. The 'Oops I Did it Again' tour if I remember correctly. The show was fun since, of course, I knew all of the songs and lyrics by heart. That was also the night I learned exactly what lip syncing was and what it sounded like.
Same show three times in one year:
Third Eye Blind
Can you really blame me? Besides the fact that there isn't one Third Eye Blind song I don't like, I could watch Stephen Jenkins sing all day everyday. I strongly recommend anyone go see a show if they get the chance. I know you know all the words to 'Semi-Charmed Life' anyways.
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