Thursday, November 27, 2008

What Musical Acts Have You Seen?

Here's a rewarding project for you to undertake.

Go back into your memory banks and try to remember all the terrific musical acts that you have found yourself present as a member of the audience. You will find this a most enriching experience. It will, no doubt, bring back all kinds of enjoyable memories. will be surprised how many you have momentarily forgotten

Even more fun, is trying to remember who was with you at the concert. might find that a little tougher

Just for interest's sake, here's Matt's list (in no particular order).

Harry Chapin
The Rolling Stones
James Brown
Wilson Pickett
Percy Sledge
Gladys Knight & the Pips
Patti Labelle & the Bluebelles
The Ike & Tina Turner Revue
Arthur Conley
Ray Charles
Chuck Mangione
The Rogues aka The Mandala
Roy Kenner & the Associates
Chaka Khan
Smokey Robinson
Natalie Cole
Sammy Davis Jr.
The Olympics
Gordon Lightfoot
Isaac Hayes
Chuck Berry
B. B. King
Shawn & Jay Jackson & the Majestics
Randy Bachman
Burton Cummings
Led Zeppelin
The Pointer Sisters
Gloria Gaynor
James & Bobby Purify
Bob Dylan
David Clayton Thomas
Sonny Terry & Brownie McGee
Jon & Lee & the Checkmates
Tea Garden & Vanwinkle

...some you will recognize
...some are quite obscure

...some are local groups that I enjoyed

...they were almost all worth the price of admission

…some were free (bonus)

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