Saturday, February 19 2000
The assembled Black Cat crowd trends much younger than I'd for whatever reason anticipated. The under-21 outnumbers the grownups by something like 3-1 or greater.
Sunday, January 1 1995
Scratch Tour, Featuring Grand Wizard Theodore, the Original Jazzy Jay, Z-Trip, Mixmaster Mike, Dilat
High Sierra Music Festival Part 2 feat. Apollo Sunshine, Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey, The New Up, and Sh
High Sierra has its fair share of innocuous acts, sure, but in recent years the festival has also opened the door to some healthy aggression.
You might well be on the road to Rivendell, Shangri-La, or maybe even Grandma's House.
Tribute acts are cover bands with sillier names -- the Achtung Babies or Fleetwood to the Max. They're music's C-list, sure, but can they really rock like the big boys?
Psychos, thieves, weirdos filling bottles with piss and throwing them into the crowd, this festival is not for boys in parachute pants. It's for metalheads.