In Xanadu did Kubla Khan a stately pleasure dome defame?
I felt the same way watching Front242 playing @ Lollapalooza in 1992. That spandex was just way too tight. Prepare yourself though, here’s a gig that will really make the 1980s seem tired:
22-07-99 INTROSPECTIVE – M. FIORENZA :: It looks like the Pet Shop Boys will be in Las Vegas for Halloween this year. This information has been reported to the Introspective Mailing List by Mike Fiorenza:
The Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas has confirmed that the Pet Shop Boys are set to perform on Halloween Night which is Sunday, October 31st, 1999! Tickets will go on sale soon and will cost $35 per person in advance or $40 per person the day of the concert. It is standing room only and the venue (called “The Joint”) holds a maximum of 1,400 people. For more information please call the Las Vegas Hard Rock Hotel @ 1-800-HRD-ROCK or your local TicketMaster outlet at (your area code) 480-3232.
If they looked bored before, I imagine they’ll be comatose by now.
Gordon Ross wrote:> We all left feeling embarrased and empty, questioning our
> fuzzy memories of the 80’s, wondering if our memory could really be that
> poor. I suppose some things (like one-hit wonder bands of the 80’s) are
> really best left alone and in the past.