Had to Be There

Just a reminder of how awesome these things and people are:

a.) Kelly Hogan
b.) Justin Davis Hughes
c.) Ballard Lessemen
d.) William Joyner
e.) Chris Lopez
f.) Chris Verene
g.) Jeffrey Wiggins
d.) The Rock*A*Teens

If you were lucky enough to live in Atlanta between 1994 and 2001 and saw a show or two, you know you were seeing something truly golden--the kind of thing that can't stay. They even have an album called Golden Time. Now that my insane infatuation with the band leader has passed, I appreciate them even more. Long live Rock*A*Teens. If you've never heard of them, do yourself a favor and pick up any of their albums. I regret not having mine around anymore. Here's a little biopic of them.


mk said…
Wonderful reminder of what I miss most from Atlanta days, the music. The late 90s period was really special there, too. Thank you for lifting the cloud on my memory for these guys, i remembered crushing quite a bit on Hogan, which is what started my web searching and this post, but had forgotten how much they all rocked.
Ama Livia said…
Happy to give you the happy reminder. And I had my crush on the Lopez. And of course, Hogan. I mean, who doesn't?
mk said…
Indeed! And now I wish I could go back in time and walk down to the Star Bar. Good memories, thanks for the stirring!

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