Written by Cady Colosimo
The scenery change from Simon Estes to under the canopy at Brentwood Skating Plaza (due to a possibility of rain) was an exciting one for me as it was my first time seeing a concert there. I have a deep love and appreciation for Sir Simon, but it was fun to explore this new, months old concert venue. The large unique canopy made me feel like I was under a tent at a festival like Bonnaroo, and with the balmy weather and kids packed in, it smelled like it, too.
The Honda Civic Tour offered an impressive lineup of Starfucker (who had been taken off promotional material due to their cheeky name—rumor has it Honda even asked them to change it), Portugal. The Man, and Grouplove. Unbeknownst to me beforehand, the crowd was full of high schoolers. I saw more smiley face wristbands and braces than I had since my own high school days. It made me question my taste in said bands for a second, but I thought best not to dwell on it.Read More