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Another Top 5 List TOP ARTISTS ON MY BUCKET LIST

  1. Atoms For Peace in a small theater.
  2. Fiona Apple with a no-drama guarantee.
  3. Zero 7 full band featuring Sia Furler on vocals.
  4. Prince playing anything before 1989.
  5. Jack White playing anything he wants.

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Another Top 5 List TOP LIVE DISAPPOINTMENTS

  1. The Strokes | Distant and disrespectful.
  2. Page & Plant | Not all in.
  3. Widespread Panic | Just visiting, thanks.
  4. Oasis | My love, betrayed.
  5. The Cure | Out to lunch.

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Another Top 5 List Top classic tours I wish I saw

  1. Led Zeppelin | North American Tour | May–July 1973
  2. The Police | North American Zenyatta Mondatta Tour | October–December 1980
  3. Pink FLoyd | United Kingdom Dark Side Of The Moon Tour | January–February 1972
  4. Jimi Hendrix | Fillmore East Band Of Gypsys shows | December 1969
  5. Duran Duran | Sing Blue Silver World Tour | 1983–1984

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Another Top 5 List TOP VENUES I NEED TO EXPERIENCE

  1. Gorge Amphitheatre | George, Washington
  2. Santa Barbara Bowl | Santa Barbara, California
  3. Jones Beach Amphitheater | Wantagh, New York
  4. Ryman Auditorium | Nashville, Tennessee
  5. Hammerstein Ballroom | New York, New York

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Another Top 5 List Top shows predating this blog

  1. Radiohead | 8/26/03 | Morrison, CO | Red Rocks Amphitheater | One to beat.
  2. Shawn Colvin | 10/7/96 | Boston, MA | Mama Kin Music Hall | Full band appearance.
  3. Dave Matthews Band | 8/1/94 | Nantucket, MA | The Muse | Before blowing up.
  4. Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals | 4/1/06 | Boulder, CO | Fox Theater | 3-hour epic.
  5. INXS | 8/9/88 | Mansfield, MA | Great Woods Amphitheater | My first concert.

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Another Top 5 List Top Opening Acts

  1. Nathaniel Rateliff (pictured) supporting Mumford & Sons | 6/15/11 | Denver, CO | Fillmore Auditorium | Blew me away.
  2. Kasabian supporting Oasis | 9/20/05 | Morrison, CO | Red Rocks Amphitheater | Brit rabble-rousers.
  3. In The Whale supporting Jane’s Addiction | 11/19/14 | Denver, CO | Ogden Theater | Holy shit, what?
  4. LCD Soundsystem supporting Arcade Fire | 9/17/07 | Morrison, CO | Red Rocks Amphitheater | Upbeat and LOUD.
  5. Papa Grows Funk supporting Galactic | 8/26/06 | Boulder, CO | Fox Theater | NOLA-style funk.

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