Gale from Hershey, Pennsylvania
AJ STILL HAS IT
The man's taken care of himself and may be a little different than 2004 but he was 97% vocally the same, very enjoyable. Not like Garth from 1997-2008 who I would not recommend. Love Garth and his music, but concerts cost so much and he was incendiary the night they recorded low places in Wich. Guess I got lucky on that (won the tix, too lol). But AJ, def a great show and music. His energy was not 100%, but the crowd, reallllly sucked. I think 3 of us stood on stage R up in the seats, 4 in the back on the far end, maybe a few around here or there and of course the pit, but truly sad crowd. AJ did way more than his part, wife said best concert ever.
Gerry from Lk. Hopatcong, NJ
Another great performance by Alan. Have seen him many times through the years. He sang for just short of 2 hrs. We had heard that he was recovering from a respiratory infection. Glad he is doing ok and was able to go on with the show. I know he hates to cancel and disappoint the fans. He was awfully good last night.
Norma from Omaha, Nebraska
ALAN JACKSON AWESOME
When we got to our seats they were draped and there was a large screen drape blocking our view. After an exchange of tickets at Customer service we finally got some quite decent seats in the lower balcony. We loved the concert. One of the gals in the row behind us thought we had paid to hear her scream and listen to endless chatter, but really we paid to hear Alan sing and we weren’t disappointed. He was awesome.
Elizabeth from Orlando, Florida
Let’s see how many of you at 60 years old could still bring a crowd to their feet. Not many. My husband, daughter, and her boyfriend were at the concert. Alan put on a terrific concert for all of his fans on Friday night, if he was struggling with any health issues he was still able to do his job and do it well.
Stan from Cincinnati, Ohio
ALLAN JACKSON GREAT TENILLE?
Loved AJ , yes he's in his 60s now but that voice is still pure as ever. My only disappointment was the warm up act Tennille whatever he name was just didn't fit with AJ and the Steel Blossoms
D.C. Rea from Columbia, South Carolina
TOO LATE ON STAGE
We kind of enjoyed Steel Blossoms who was the first performance at 7:30 and then Tenille Townes who went on and on - we were near a speaker that sucked - strident, deafening. AJ didn't appear until 8:45!! We almost left before he came on. Performance was ok but lacked energy. Tickets were not all that expensive, so, all in all, not too bad. Would we do it again, NO.
Decker from Atlanta, Georgia
IT SEEMED LIKE HE DID NOT FEEL GOOD
I am a huge fan, but he was not engaged last night. You never know what is going on in his life right now. Still love him.
Luin and Jill from New Orleans, Louisiana
FIRST AJ CONCERT, A BIT OF A LET DOWN
My wife and I were disappointed, we waited a long time to see AJ. The opening acts took way too long, and I see comments of the crowd lacking energy (I disagree some, there were enough LED phone lights during 9/11 song to literally light up the place. I think a lot was lost in waiting nearly 1.5 hours from scheduled start time until he actually began to sing. The first act was not bad, the second was horrible, we are not sure if it was her voice or the sound system but we literally could not understand a word she sang. One must remember there venue, New Orleans as a whole like to drink (it is also Mardi Gras, might not have been best date choice), we didn't, but in 1.5 hours many had, I was dozing off it had been so long. I have seen many concerts, some I did not because of preference, but this one was a disappointment from the main performer, if there was a health issue, then I would have rather received a refund or at least an upfront apology by Alan, with perhaps a 30-40% refund.
Michelle from Madison, Wisconsin
NOT WORTH IT
He didn't try very hard. Little audience engagement. Just played through the list like he was on autopilot and wanted to be done.
Linda Wendel from Fort Wayne, Indiana
I often listen to Allan Jackson. He is a great singer. His 'heart' was not in his performance on Friday. He seemed tired and I am not sure he wanted to be on that stage. I always try to watch his TV appearances.. My friend had recent surgery and was unable to stand for very long. We had floor seats, worst seats ever.
Joe from Columbus, Ohio
Show had no energy and while his voice sounded terrific he cut verses in at least 5 songs. I wanted to hear every verse... to me he looked tired , sick or injured.
TBurkhardt from Omaha, Nebraska
No energy and lack of crowd engagement. Too many breaks with silence in between songs. Barely sang through a full song. He wanted it done and over before he even took the stage.
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