Tons of great bands played there … Bloody Williamson who I believe went on to become Head East, Hard Times, Cletus Rougue, Bogart, Lynx … the list goes on forever, including many bands like Chicago who are rumored to have played there and never did. In his absence, the drummer fills in with syncopated accents. Chorus Seventeen Shorter plays another short solo. Each phrase is answered by a loud "boom" from the drums. This was brought home recently when I found myself in Grayville, coming home and realizing that: a.
A series of rapid-fire snare drum hits opens the tune. Still Teen Town held on till the eighties I believe, before finally closing its doors. This alley was also the site of countless near fight, the occasional thrown punch, and where boyfriends and girlfriends learned to argue. Rick and I recognized each other on sight, and he loaned me five dollars worth of gas.