It was actually a lot more rambunctious than I expected. Some guy even walked past me throwing up the devil horns and yelling “Hardcore!” While, I wouldn’t go that far, there was some moshing and stage diving from audience members.
But Cage the Elephant were the stars of the show, playing a tight 50-minute set of songs off their self-titled debut album. That included their hit, “Ain’t No Rest for the Wicked.” Here are some videos, including one from opening act Morning Teleportation.
The quote of the night came from Rick Roddam, of 105.1 The Blaze, who said: “This is one of those shows that five years from now, 1,500 people will say they were at.”