concert memoirs pt. 15 – souxsie & the banshees, let’s active, the church, the cramps & the screaming blue messiahs

Souxsie & the Banshees 5/25/86 Orpheum Theatre w/John Ticket Price: $13.75 Here was one of the rare shows not taken in at First Avenue. John and I had come to prefer shows at First Avenue or, to a lesser extent, the Cabooze. It was easier to get a good view of the act and notContinue reading “concert memoirs pt. 15 – souxsie & the banshees, let’s active, the church, the cramps & the screaming blue messiahs”

concert memoirs pt. 11 – rem, husker du & the cure

REM 8/5/85 Roy Wilkins Auditorium w/John Ticket Price: $13.25 Hey! Here’s another legendary band! REM was just beginning to get some wider notice at the time. ‘Losing My Religion’ was still a few years away, but these guys were already one of the most influential bands of the 80’s. They were that with their firstContinue reading “concert memoirs pt. 11 – rem, husker du & the cure”