Hastings 3000 tour diary, Vol. 1
From Mpls to Denver, Denver to Los Angeles, 2 degrees to 57 degrees, I left LAX to head to the Cat Club on Sunset Strip for my debut show in LA.
Here's a video of me arriving in LA and picking up my gear at the airport:
To kick off the tour, I traded in my 18-year-old pair of Chucks for a brand new pair of Chucks at a shoe store in LA:
My first gig in LA was at the Cat Club. I ended my set by crossing Sunset Boulevard:
While walking down Hollywood Boulevard, I had the chance to meet Hello Kitty:
Here I am in the desert on the way to Los Angeles from Las Vegas:
And here I am arriving in Las Vegas:
Once in Vegas I headed to the Peppermill, where the Rat Pack used to hang off the strip. Here I am hanging at the fire pit!
This is the second video at the Peppermill, where I am beginning to multiply, foreshadowing the Best New Band showcase this Wednesday night at First Ave. I'll be playing live from Hawaii via Skype, the first band to do a live streaming simulcast performance!
More to come...