Mike Brooks Television and/or your local championship bingo team.
Rock & roll is fewer than 60 years old, remember, so the idea of multiple generations of active bands is still a fairly new one. But as big-ticket concerts and festivals become prevalent, more and more people are going to get the ol' band back together for another shot. We don't want anyone's precious memories tainted by a subpar relic (see most state-fair nostalgia acts) nor do we want you to miss a must-see (the Elton John show this weekend definitely falls into the "go" category).
It's a risky proposition, seeing a band you had in your cassette deck 25 years ago, so we've made this handy flowchart to help you decide whether to go see that old band.More »