Seminal Live Performances – A Memorable Travelogue

Travel and music share the common ability to expand horizons, introduce new cultures & change lives. Looking back at five decades of listening to music and four decades of attending concerts, I picked two groups from each decade that represent the seminal performances that impacted me most significantly. The process wound up being more than listing favorite artists or concerts – the cities and venues were also inextricably linked to the experiences.

Summerfest: The World’s Largest Music Festival

Not only the World’s Largest Music Festival, but also the best music festival value, Milwaukee’s annual Summerfest attracts crowds of 800,000 to 1 million concert goers to watch over 700 bands perform on 11 stages during the festival’s 11-day run.