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Friday, May 29, 2015
21st Century vs. 20th Century Concert-Goers
Been a while since I caught a concert…sadly at least a
decade (likely even longer than that), but mostly “the song remains the same.” Caught Nelly, TLC, and NKOTB at the #MainEvent in Cincinnati this past week. Took my two youngest sons, and grown niece, whose first concert was NKOTB in the 20th Century!!!!
Century vs. 20th Century Concert-Goers
scrawny girls still flirt with road crew and take seats
app replace Bic lights to “show the love”
phones revolutionized flash bulb camera, making it possible to take actual
photos of bands vs bright lights and blurry shadows.
still big and brawny
codes eliminate seat squatters
chics still can’t shake hard enough to avoid being bounced when they touch the
networks more challenging than packed parking lots, trying to post on Facebook
or Twitter…and Periscope?Forgetaboutit!
navigate said networks, you don’t have to wait until you get home to talk about
the band (and your phone isn’t connected by a cord…and you may not even have a
Same... Nothing better than the silent ringing
after a loud concert, physical proof that a good
time was had by all.
have to show up early to save your seats (see bar code above).
age, comes children and nieces to reminisce…new “firsts” to share …and I must
say that I still like NKOTB…those nice boys can still make a young girl scream…And
one last thing… this gal is just as young as she always was.‘Nuff said!