What the fuck?
“The monitor situation?”
“This was Mickey’s idea. He wanted to give the crowd a chance to adjust the levels. He said it would break down the barrier between the band and the audience, or some shit like that.”
How did it work?
“Poorly. Y’see those footlights?”
“They burn at around 800 degrees. A couple kids’ arms straight-up melted to the bulb.”
That’s not what you want.
“That’s not what anyone wants.”