Aerosmith, Slash, Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators
Wednesday August 27, 2014 08:00 PM EDT
From the venue:Love â€™em or hate â€™em for their brassy, strutting cock-rock and sappy sweeping ballads, give Aerosmith credit for being survivors. As one of the few bands of their generation touring with all original members, the quintet â€” most in their mid-60s â€” has weathered breakups, substance addiction, an aging fan base, and, perhaps toughest of all, their lead singerâ€™s â€œAmerican Idolâ€ judging shenanigans to consistently deliver tough workingmanâ€™s hard rock. The groupâ€™s surprisingly impressive 2012 comeback, Music from Another Dimension, didnâ€™t ignite the charts, but showed the band capable of re-creating past glories without diluting them.