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Re: covers, again
>I have a Grateful Dead boot (yes, only one) which has Baba O'Riley as one
>of their oncores. This was from ca. 1993 when the dead were playing Baba
>at almost every show. I like it, it is good. Some of you may have seen
Whoa! Who was singing lead...Weir can't get that high and I just can't iMAGine
Jerry Garcia attacking that much!
>Also, I went to see Tommy at the Kennedy Center in D.C. last night.
>...the audience was completely LAME. To be fair, I think that at
>least 50% were just going for a night out and were not very familiar with
>the Who or Tommy. The mean age of the audience was actually quite high
>(above even the oldest Who-fan generation). So I was a little let down
>with the energy level....
I think this is the danger of PT taking his work out to a broader (read: "less
cerebral") audience. There's going to be a higher percentage of the audience
out for a night on the town or just curious on-lookers.
>My friends and I were the only ones who contributed any noise at the curtain
Good. Rattle a few cages...
(still tweaked because the DST show got cancelled)