Concerts by expectations

List of concerts that were better than I ever could have imagined

  • Peter Tork at Cafe Lena (February 7, 2004)
    • Due to hug

List of concerts I wasn’t expecting to be that good, but were really, really good

  • Peter Noone in the Teen Idols Tour at Casino Rama (September 21, 2013)
    • Due to hilarity
  • ZZ Top at Casino Rama (August 3, 2011)
    • Due to rock and roll
  • Roger Hodgson at Niagara Falls (December 31, 2008)
    • Due to Englishness
  • Alice Cooper at Fallsview Casino (October 13, 2006)
    • Due to theatrics
  • Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young at Air Canada Centre (July 11, 2006)
    • Due to rock and roll and injury

List of concerts that I expected to be really good and were

  • The Monkees at University of Buffalo (November 18, 2012)
  • Van Halen at Air Canada Centre (October 7, 2007)
  • Aerosmith at Bayfest (July 19, 2007)

List of concerts that were disappointing

  • The Who at Copps Coliseum (February 19, 2013)
    • Due to obstructed view
  • Eric Clapton at Air Canada Centre (September 24, 2006)
    • Due to lack of speaking

List of concerts that I can’t remember

  • Davy Jones at Fallsview Casino (September 26, 2009)
    • Due to undiagnosed Crohn’s disease
  • Judas Priest at Molson Amphitheatre (July 9, 2009)
    • Due to undiagnosed Crohn’s disease

List of concerts that were as bad as I expected

  • Nickelback at Bayfest (July 18, 2007)
    • Due to Nickelback