Contact Us

Cold at The Warehouse

Scooter Ward - Cold
99X

Another great show at the Riverside Warehouse.   River Blindness, Moira Red, and the reunited Cold.  Okay, I know they’ve been back together since 2009, but I haven’t seen them since they opened for Staind and Godsmack at the Coliseum…what? 100 years ago?  So, to me, I was seeing the reunited Cold.  Pacify me, will ya?!?

I had fully intended to get there early to see River Blindness.  Chris Benefield used to rock balls with Seasons of Pain, and I wanted to check out his latest gang of miscreants.  I walked in the door just in time to hear them rip through a spot on cover of Pantera’s ‘Revolution is My Name’.  And then they were done.  Still kicking my a** for not getting there 45 minutes earlier.  I will see this band before I die.  Unless a piano falls on me on my way home tonight.

Went to the front bar between bands for a drink and some conversation with Puff, former 99X-er Jeff Knight and a few others.  Got wrapped up in a (one? two, three?) large glass of Bushmills and Coke and completely missed the second band, Moira Red.  My apologies guys…another show IOU for me.

A roar from the exceptionally good Thursday night crowd tipped me off that Cold was going on, so I double-fisted my B & Cs, and headed for the front of the stage.  Singer Scooter Ward looked a little more ‘gaunt’ than I remembered him.  Must be on some new Ethiopian diet or something.  He may have lost a few pounds, be he definitely hasn’t lost anything in the pipes department.  Spot on live versions of all the Cold songs we know and love . “Stupid Girl”, “Suffocate”, “Gone Away”, “No One”, and their latest, “Wicked World”.   A great, if not face-melting, show.  But, that’s okay…I wasn’t in the mood to have my face melted anyway.

Al-in-all, probably the best show I’ve seen at the Warehouse since I moved back here in January.  Your favorite? Fill me in…

 

Best of The Rock Station 99X

Recommended For You

Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://therockstation99x.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for The Cockpit quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive The Cockpit contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.