Donovan, Beastie Boys, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Guns & Roses, Laura Nyro and the Small Faces all get the nod.
Vegas has taken the "Axl starts a melee at the ceremony" odds off the board.
"It breaks your heart. It is designed to break your heart. The game begins in the spring, when everything else begins again, and it blossoms in the summer, filling the afternoons and evenings, and then as soon as the chill rains come, it stops and leaves you to face the fall alone." --- Bart Giamatti, on baseball
It's usually this time of year when I write a concert review in the airport on the way to visit my grandparents. I like to start by talking about the wonders of technology and how, years ago, I could never have written a concert review in an airport.