A narrow entrance but with a long bar, Tootsie's has the right atmosphere to give you that, “I want rock all night and ... everyday”, sing your heart out, head banging experience. A Pabst Blue Ribbon (PBR) provides me a little encouragement.
For once, Geraldo has done something honorable in public.
Besides being musically talented the lead vocalist even has a sense of humor. We are told that a few day ago, “It was so hot in Nashville that even former Republican Tennessee US Senator Fred Thompson has a fan”.
A solo electric guitar rendition by one of them of “Star Spangled Banner” gives the audience a dose of both.
Pulling a child of rock and roll from the audience we get a fired up bring the house down, “Welcome To The Jungle”. I begin to wonder if Guns-N-Roses is hiding somewhere in the building. This rocker is ready for American Idol.
Willie Nelson, the man in black, Johnny Cash, Waylon Jenning and I think Patsy Cline.
Now it’s time to Roll.
Next stop somewhere in Kentucky, I am headed to Mammoth Cave National Park.