Blind Melon plays Vancouver, Shannon Hoon holds his piss

On December 20, 1993, Blind Melon played Vancouver's Commodore Ballroom. It was a benefit for the Vancouver Food Bank as part of a plea deal stemming from charges against singer Shannon Hoon for an incident that occured two months earlier when he'd gotten naked on stage and peed into the front row at the Pacific Coliseum … Continue reading Blind Melon plays Vancouver, Shannon Hoon holds his piss

Blind Melon’s Shannon Hoon pees on stage in Vancouver

Most of the Halloweens I lived through in the nineties involved getting dressed up and going to house parties--usually the semi-rowdy ones I threw at the divey South Van house I rented for over a decade near Main & 58th. But 20 years ago last Thursday--on Sunday, October 31, 1993--I had a concert to go to … Continue reading Blind Melon’s Shannon Hoon pees on stage in Vancouver