Fifty years after she discovered The Beatles at secret listening parties in Communist Hungary, I took my mom to her first music festival at Desert Trip.
"You've got a lot of nerve to say you are my friend." - Dylan, probably.
He also calls her “the empress of Barbados” which I think we can all agree should be her new title.
Rock n roll's original fans share their first times, weird times, and some choice words of advice at Desert Trip 2016.
The Who merely remain a very good rock n’ roll band, slightly slower and stiff, sweating hard but intractable and powerful enough.
In his Desert Trip performance he showed the virtues aging and the value of never trying to be cool.
At a festival dubbed "Oldchella," there was something life affirming in watching a band scoff at their expiration date.