bon jovi news
world tour
songs & albums
photo archives
fan community
dry county archives
bon jovi web guide
Bon Jovi rocks the Garden 2 February 2006
Massachusetts Daily Collegian article

Source: The Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Some music knows how to shine only momentarily in the rolling spotlight of pop culture. But when Bon Jovi made pop meet metal in the early 1980s, his band's classic style of hard rock learned to last as long as his good looks.

Bon Jovi's music hooks the pop crowd with its clean, catchy tunes, but gives just enough grit to grab hold of those metalheads. Upbeat and badass sans swears, M?y Cr?ld never pull it off (good choice, Heather Locklear).

One year older than my mother, Jon Bon still manages to bring a blush to her cheeks and a flush to my own when he graces the stage in perfectly (painful-not-to-reach-up-and-grope) painted on denim. The Jersey-born frontman stopped off at Boston's TD BankNorth Garden (formerly known as the Fleet Center) Dec. 10 as part of his band's "Have a Nice Day" world tour.

When you have the time of your life at a concert - with your parents - you know that the musician in question must be, eternally, an icon. I learned this first hand as my parents led my boyfriend and me through a packed arena dappled with fans of all ages, but mostly one gender: female.


Read the rest of the article by following the link below...

Related URL:

back to news index / central page

home news music info center tour photo archives fan community archives web guide
Design & site concept © 1995-2015 PWCR. All Rights Reserved. Privacy Policy.    Cookie Policy.