Our office has randomly been hosting musicians with new CDs and/or tours for a lunchtime acoustic session. Usually, they’re upcoming artists, but once in awhile we get someone more famous.
A couple of months ago, Richie Sambora played an acoustic set. He played one or two new songs and a couple of old Bon Jovi tunes. He was pretty funny, poking fun at his age and single status.
Yesterday, we had the pleasure of listening to Hanson. Yes. That Hanson. A large crowd showed up hoping they’d play MMMBop. Unfortunately, they only played songs from their new CD. I will admit that they do sound great together; puberty did not destroy their harmony.
Overall, they were pretty nice. They brought copies of their new CD and stayed afterward to talk and sign them. Of course, I immediately jumped to grab one and got it signed by all three brothers. I was one of probably only four guys that did this. Everyone else was a female.
On another note, Lenny Kravitz is in