unnbrokenchain wrote:^^^ Ha! Seems to happen to us all. Happened to me once and it won't ever again. I literally had to hold my hands over my ears and kinda shake my brain back to reality. Those speakers should come with a Caution or Warning sign lol.
At Dead shows I usually sat on the sides, halfway up. Once, back in the 70's, I wanted to get up close on the floor. My ears couldn't take it, they were completely "overdriven" and clipped. Sounded horrible. I never went back up close after that.
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Last show: 3/19/95 (Unbroken Chain breakout)
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