While the lyrics to one of their most famous songs "Suite: Judy Blue Eyes" states 'It's getting to the point where I'm no fun anymore' that clearly wasn't the case last night as Crosby, Stills and Nash played to a sell-out crowd for over two and a half hours at the Embassy Theatre.
From the moment that David Crosby, Stephen Stills and Graham Nash took to the stage, the crowd erupted in overwhelming approval as the group proceeded to take them on fun-filled journey through some of the best rock songs of the past 40-plus years.
Nearly 45 years ago, I heard “Suite: Judy Blue Eyes” for the first time when David Crosby, Stephen Stills and Graham Nash, along with Neil Young, took to the stage at Woodstock and opened with the song after telling the crowd “This is only the second time we’ve performed in front of people. We’re scared shitless!”
Crosby, Stills & Nash held a full theatre audience spellbound for almost three hours on Saturday night providing an evening of entertainment that was a perfect blend of old and new music, solo and collaborative efforts, and hard rock and the harmonies for which Crosby, Stills & Nash are renowned.
Light Up the Blues, a documentary-style film recorded at last year's concert to benefit Autism Speaks is available now through iTunes. The film captures an inspired evening of music emceed by Jack Black and featuring musical guests Crosby, Stills and Nash, Rickie Lee Jones, Lucinda Williams, Don Felder, Chris Stills, and three gifted, budding musicians who are on the Autism Spectrum.
On April 5th, Stephen Stills and his wife Kristen hosted the 2nd Light Up The Blues Concert to benefit Autism Speaks in downtown Los Angeles at the newly restored Theatre @ the ACE. The sold out concert raised $320,000 to benefit Autism Speaks' research and advocacy efforts for families and individuals impacted by the disorder. The event featured Crosby, Stills & Nash, John Mayer, Don Felder, Brandi Carlile, and Chris Stills. A number of special guests also performed, including rapper Watsky, and four artists on the Autism Spectrum, indie artist Xolie Morra and The Strange Kind, Rio "Soulschocka" Wyles, Adam Mandela Walden, and Neal Katz.
On the heels of their sold out March 2014 tour, Crosby, Stills & Nash have announced a series of U.S. concerts for this summer, beginning July 2 at the Sands Bethlehem Events Center in Bethlehem, PA. The group will perform songs from their extensive catalogue, as well as new material from each member
On the heels of their sold out March 2014 tour, Crosby, Stills & Nash have announced additional U.S. summer tour dates. Adding to their already announced July tour, the new dates begin August 6 at the Broward Center in Fort Lauderdale, FL. The group will perform songs from their extensive catalogue, as well as new material from each member.
"We intend to rock out until they put us in our graves."
Jimmy Fallon just had his fanciest performance yet.
Crosby, Stills and Nash in concert, July 18, 2014, Cleveland