Back To The Island 2020

January 30 - February 4, 2020 This year's Back To The Island event wasn't my first, but because it's the first one where I've had this blog, I figured I'd start with a quick run-down of my two previous years. My mom and I had been talking for years about going to Ireland someday, so … Continue reading Back To The Island 2020

Wintry Mix Tour: Austin, Dallas, New Orleans

December 6-11, 2019 Back in May, Hanson announced they were going to record two new albums this year, (for release in 2020 and 2021), and they hinted at the idea of debuting some of the new music this year. When all these one-off casino shows started popping up this summer and fall, with no new … Continue reading Wintry Mix Tour: Austin, Dallas, New Orleans

Anderson, IN

November 15-16, 2019 When I heard Hanson was going to be playing a show in Anderson, Indiana, my immediate reaction was "What the heck? That's where I went to college! It's a... nothing town!" I'm talking we would drive through the corn fields and get lost on purpose because there was nothing else to do … Continue reading Anderson, IN

Minneapolis, MN

AKA: The One That Was F***ing Weird Back on the Middle of Everywhere tour, I decided last minute to make the haul from the Grand Rapids, MI show to the next one in Minneapolis. One of my good Hanson friends lives there, and I knew other friends would be going, too. I ended up getting … Continue reading Minneapolis, MN

Hawaii

You may know by now that I'm trying to see all 50 states before I turn 50*. I always figured Hawaii would be one of the last states I'd visit because it's so far away and expensive and therefore relatively unattainable. When Hanson announced they were playing their first ever show in Hawaii, a group … Continue reading Hawaii