Fear not, Louisville’s 24-10 victory shall be discussed. At least in part.
But first, context.
Rare is the occasion that your beat writer/ long time Cardinal diehard (BW/LTCD) misses a U of L game in real time. Either in person. Or on the telly.
He has shared the cautionary tale of missing a Card home hoops game in the early 70s to attend a Neil Young/ Linda Ronsdadt show at the Gardens. Ending the evening in the ER after his post show intoxicant-induced rear ending of a vehicle, which had already been in an accident at 2d & Liberty with gendarmes already on the scene.
Vows were made.
Vows were kept.
His claim that U of L sports has been the love of his life is true and real.
So too, his firm belief and understanding that rock & roll has provided as much if not more emotional and therapeutic sustenance throughout.
Jeff Beck was in town.
At the same time as U of L vs. Pittsburgh kickoff.
Set the DVR. More on the somewhat strange show at the Palace to follow.
But first, football. Continue reading Seedy K’s GameCap/Concert Review: Pitt & Beck