I am sitting here listening to Stone Sour on Xbox Music (yes, I’m a hard rock/metal
fan – always have been).
Stone Sour - what an excellent band. Not only because their music rocks, but because
their stage performance is amazing. If you ever have the chance I suggest you see
them in concert. Don’t bother to go out of your way to see Rob Zombie. His music might
be good, but he is flakey and might skip out on a live show in the middle.
I say this because I was just at Rock Fest in
and that’s what happened. Stone Sour, despite
the Corey Taylor having
a rough throat put on an amazing performance – Corey gave everything he had left to
put on a great show. Yes, it was sub-standard in terms of his voice, but it was perhaps
the most amazing show I’ve ever seen.
Rob Zombie, having a rough throat, did just enough to get paid and then walked off
the stage, unwilling to match Stone Sour’s ability to put everything into the performance.
Rob Zombie said, in so many words, that he was willing to walk off stage rather than
give a sub-standard performance, missing the opportunity to match Taylor’s dedication
to his audience.
There’s a parallel...(Read whole news on source site)