Saturday, November 15, 2008

Ultimate List

Courtney and I were just trying to name every concert we've been to (collectively- excluding suck-ass know-nothing bands ... yeah yeah yeah, opinions vary):

  1. Nine Inch Nails (a bunch of times)

  2. Ratt

  3. Eric Clapton

  4. Monster Magnet

  5. Garth Brooks

  6. 311

  7. Charlie Daniels Band (he did Free Bird on the electric fiddle- most impressive song I have ever seen)

  8. Lynrd Skynrd

  9. Alice In Chains

  10. Rob Zombie

  11. Ozzie Osborne

  12. Stone Temple Pilots

  13. Tool

  14. Korn

  15. Puddle of Mudd

  16. Snoop Dogg

  17. Ruskabank

  18. Coldplay

  19. Linkin Park

  20. System of a Down

  21. Counting Crows

  22. Live

  23. Motley Crue

  24. Poison

  25. Whitesnake

  26. MC Lyte

  27. Janet Jackson

  28. Dave Mathews

  29. Creed

  30. Candlebox

  31. Phish

  32. Page & Plant (Led Zepplin -drummer)

  33. The Used

  34. Stabbing Westward

  35. Placebo

  36. Hootie and the Blowfish

  37. Better Than Ezra

  38. Cinderella

  39. Ultimate Fakebook

Shameless Plug:

Best concert ever? ... 2008 "Lights In The Sky" tour by Nine Inch Nails (honest to God) ... we're going again this Friday!


  1. Pink Floyd

  2. Metallica

  3. GNR

  4. Nirvana

  5. Michael Jackson (not our time, but still ...)

  6. The Beatles (we're talking time machine here ... OK, what about Jimi Hendrix? ... Shit, this is getting out of hand)


  1. Did I miss Coldplay?

    My list is far shorter, and totally different
    BB King
    Janet Jackson - my first concert without parents
    Harry Connick, Jr.
    Reba McEntire
    The Judds
    Michael Crawford
    Bob Dylan
    Lyle Lovett
    Barry Manilow - he was freaking awesome
    Blink 182
    Alkaline Trio
    Jackson Browne
    Keb 'Mo
    Bonnie Raitt
    Ben Folds
    Ben Lee
    Eff Barzelay
    Missy Higgins
    David Byrne

  2. [...] This post by the Andersons inspired me to make a list of all the musical acts/musicians I’ve seen perform live. It’s not a long list, but there are some gems, for sure: [...]

  3. Coldplay was in there towards the top. I think it's cool to see who everybody has seen in concert.

    Here are a few more I forgot about- I had to break out the old ticket stubs.

    -Indigo Girls (free show in Atlanta)
    -Parliament Funkadelic (or just George Clinton, I don't remember- at the Spirit Fest).
    -Roger Waters (from Pink Floyd)
    -The Deftones (apparently they were at a Family Values tour we saw with Korn, I guess they sucked)

  4. Woops, found another one:

    The Urge- at good old Silverado's in Manhattan

  5. not sure I can name all of them....but here are a few

    Steve Miller Band
    The Judds
    Bad Company
    Bensfolds 5
    Less than Jake
    Bob Dylan
    George Clinton and the P'Funk
    Kid Rock
    Aerosmith (Twice)
    Counting Crows
    Garth Brooks

    Can't think of any others right now...

  6. I lied... here are a few more...

    Martina McBride
    Trisha Yearwood (opened for Garth)

  7. Lynn,

    I would like to see Bob Dylan.


    Beck, that would be awesome!

  8. Two more I just thought of:
    -Wilco (pretty much got booed off stage and tons of trash thrown at them at the Jayhawk Music festival before they were known)
    -Everlast (Jayhawk music festival)

    I'll probably keep thinking of more as the week goes on.

    Anybody else got any lists? I think this is awesome!

  9. I saw Heather in concert (in her basement) once.

  10. Holy shit! You guys saw MC Lyte? When/where was that?

  11. She performed with Janet Jackson at Sandstone.

  12. Thanks for the recognition Brian. I'm still waiting to release my tour dates....