As I finished my junior year of high school the band released their sixth LP These Days. It was a time of darkness and disillusionment in my life as I lay deep in the muck and depression of heartbreak. I strayed from my friends that summer as my passion for baseball, my other childhood love, faded. It was like Don Henley’s “The End of the Innocence” was plastered inside my heart. Instead of the former Eagle, I listened to These Days.Read the full post at his website. It's a great story about the healing power of music and, given the popularity of the album among diehard fans, probably something a lot of us can relate to.
Saturday, February 25, 2012
Lost and Found: These Days
Chris Calarco recently wrote a great blog post reviewing what Bon Jovi's These Days album means to him.