October 16, 2008
Headliner: Cross Canadian Ragweed, TX
Supporting Act: The Elms, IN
I made a special point to get to this show on time. When it comes to concerts, fashionably late is usually my style, arriving right before the headliner takes stage. This time, though, I wanted to make the entire set of the local act that was able to score the opening slot for one of my all-time-ever favorite bands, Cross Canadian Ragweed.
The Elms took stage as scheduled, around 8. The four-piece band (guitar, bass, drums, & vocals) began with a series of low-key pop songs. Classified on MySpace as a