Venue: Outdoor Amphitheatre in downtown Charlotte, NC seats 5,000; lawn and arena seats. The arena seats are not covered; only the stage is covered. The show was not sold out, but a good crowd; 2500+ people. The Show – Wednesday, September 12th, 2018 Fans are greeted by a full orchestra, strings, brass and woodwind instruments,
My understandable Love and Awe for Prince, his magnificent presence in his music and myself and the remarkable difference he has made in our world is unprecedented and immeasurable. I have had the hardest time trying to fathom the question of what is “My Favorite Prince Album,” let alone trying to put it down into
When I was invited to write a tribute regarding my favorite Prince album, my first thought was” Now how in the heck can I do that?” My next thought was, “Well, all of them.” I mean, how on earth do you determine which is your favorite out of all of those great albums? I mean
My absolute favorite Prince album of all time is Sign O’ The Times. It was his ninth record and was released in the United States and France on March 31, 1987, and in the UK on March 30, 1987. It was also his third release on his Paisley Park record label, preceded by Parade and Around
It started many moons ago, the summer of eighth grade, 11 years old, going through life in the hood, I was going through the neighborhood DJ’s crate of music, I stumbled onto what is called Extended or 12” mixes. There was a man in a purple trench coat, red pants, boots, and hair covering one
Kim asked if I would be interested in posting about my favorite Prince album… Hmmm… This is so hard. I’ve been a fan since I watched him on American Bandstand…… “I Wanna Be Your Lover” in 1979. I was 17 and instantly fell in love. Loved everything since then, and in 1984, Purple Rain happened.
DISCLAIMER: This is my review of my experience at Paisley Park. I speak to the forward-facing piece of the organization only. I do not speak to the performance or qualifications of Graceland Holdings. I do not offer an opinion on behalf of anyone else. For thirty years I have dreamed of visiting Paisley Park.
In a brief conversation the other day, Kim asked me to consider writing a Favorite Prince Album review, no pressure. No pressure? LOL Maybe if this was a simple question like, could you donate your kidney to me? I would have been able to answer more confidently. I said yes, I would do it (What?!)
The Revolution in Madison, WI. Here are some of my impressions from the show [May 12, 2017]. It was indeed a beautiful night! *The spacing on the stage left open the spot in the center where Prince always stood. Reminds me of the missing man formation that the Air Force and Navy pilots display when
So what’s your favourite Prince album? A question often asked and one that’s almost impossible to answer. It’s kind of like asking me to pick a favourite child. Obviously, I couldn’t as I love them equally. Do I love all Prince albums equally? Hmmm… probably not, but do I have a definitive favourite? I’d probably