I just took another look at Taylor Swift at Metlife in late May, I bought my tix -a total nosebleed- for $400 and I just figured if it goes down in price, well, maybe I can buy a ticket for a friend. So… as I got ready to write this post about streaming live concerts a coupla days o weeks after it happened I checked out the prices, and what I bought for $400 (and ratecard was $150) is now $1,000. I couldn’t have afforded it if I hadn’t bought it then… But I did.
But I figured I’d check out the shows on youtube, not the same at all, but the next best thing, right?
So the Taylor Swift above is excellent (just the video -that’s not the IRL), actually here are some more for your
Below is the first bruce Springsteen date on his tour (Grade: A+). a superb front row film better than I’ll see him on April 3rd
It isn’t that live video days after is an equivalency test, it isn’t the same, but in 2023 concerts are so expensive what are the choices? A well filmed live concert is a good thing even though it isn’t enough. At least you know what you are missing and are $1,000 richer
US Top Ten Albums Tracking 5-26-23 – 6-1-23
Swift Vs Wallen, and then everybody else
Brief Encounters: New Albums 6-2-23 – 6-8-23 Reviewed
nightclub excellence and a sweet surprise
Going Steady: New Singles 6-2-23 – 6-8-23 Reviewed
first rate disco pop
UK Top 10 Albums 6-2-23 – 6-8-23
what exactly does it take to have a top ten album?
UK Top 10 Singles 6-2-23 – 6-8-23
as disappointing a top ten as the year it came out in
L.A. Burning, West Coast Concert Picks, June 5th To 11th
Opening night with Janet Jackson at the Hollywood Bowl
The Early Bird: Top New Recorded Releases 6-2-23 – 6-8-23 Reviewed
a beat that captivates
Best Of 2023: Albums by Artist In Order Of Preference Through May 31st
Matt’s re-imagining of The Beatles 1965
Best Albums Of 2023: Alphabetically By Artist Ending May 31st
UK queercore duo