Shine a Light

bigjon1 at optonline.net bigjon1 at optonline.net
Tue Apr 28 19:01:07 UTC 2009


Remember Roger running in place during the 82' tour ala the I'm Free portion of the movie Tommy-?
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From: Joe Lewinski
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> >I just viewed the first 40 minutes of Shine A Light...
>   
 
>Joe, that was very well written!  You should write more.
 
>I saw Shine A Light at the Henry Ford museum on a big ole IMAX screen with  
some real good sound, so I really dug it.  I agree with the comments about  
it being so contrived,  but wasn't the Rock and Roll circus contrived? -  
until the Who showed up.



Thanks for the kind words, Jon.      I should have hung in and watched
the rest, but the Stones were wearing me down at the time.

Another few thoughts occurred to me.    You'll never see a large
ring of a stage where Roger runs around so he can relate directly
to the audience, like U2 or the Stones do.     Granted, I don't
want The Who to be running around on an audience-surrounding stage,
I'd rather have them performing music.

Joe in Philly

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