29 years ago I went to see Huey Lewis and the Fawkin News

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    Hip to be square. 4th row.
     
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    Did you hold up your cigarette lighter when they played The Power of Love?
     
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    I'm from Pittsburgh... when they played "Heart of Rock N Roll, heart of rock N roll is the beatin....... in Cleveland....." the crowd booed the shit out of the place, then Huey went "PITTSBURGH PA!!!!!!" and the crowd erupted in celebration. A few people kept shouting fuck cleveland. It lasted for the next 2 songs after that.
     
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    I think their undisputed masterpiece is “Hip to be Square," a song so catchy, most people probably don’t listen to the lyrics. But they should, because it’s not just about the pleasures of conformity, and the importance of trends, it’s also a personal statement about the band itself.
     
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    Spoken like a true American psycho
     
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    Lewis, Huey.
     
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    The Heart of Rock N Roll
     
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    If This is It
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    I like Huey...I must be old.
     
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    So rare to hear new stuff like HLTN. I miss that kind of rock.

    I suppose current pop music can't do pure rock because you can't have a driving backbeat when your mouth is the drumbox?
     
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    Vintage
     
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    Right!
     
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    I saw them open for Buffett last year, they sounded great and played hits for 45 minutes.
    It was a lot of fun.
     
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