From Hell: AC/DC at the Xcel Again
My tire blew out on the highway to hell -- namely I-94 to St. Paul from Madison, Wisconsin -- so I missed the Answer, the opening band for AC/DC, except as background noise for the men's room, "where the dicks hang out," as one guy put it, and where a spontaneous running joke among apparent strangers talking on their cell phones added this to the din: "Yeah, the Black Crowes are just about done," "Yeah, Tesla's still playing." Over in the women's room, women smoked, or so I'm told. So this was the AC/DC crowd, all right, albeit here for the band's second run through town on the same tour, with an identical setlist to last November, and with every reason to believe the band would be on the fatigued side of doing it to death.
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