On Sunday night, I went to hear an amazing act, Bobby Lee Rodgers/Jeff Sipe Project. Aside from people working the show and myself, there was one person there — that was rapper Toni Blackman, who just arrived in Roanoke for some Jefferson Center stuff. The band played a set anyway, and killed it.
I wrote a column that we’ll publish later in the week, in which I go over a few of the likely reasons for the pathetic attendance. But for now, let’s do the question of the week:
What was the saddest turnout you’ve ever seen for the most deserving band?