Although not really using their seats, a sold-out crowd still got their money's worth at the first of four CMA Music Festival shows at Nashville's LP Field Thursday evening (6/7).
performed 45 songs in a show that lasted more than four hours.
opened and was warmly received by a crowd obviously sympathetic to
Alzheimer-stricken icon's occasional moments of confusion.
At times he
struggles to find lyrics to signature songs including "Gentle On My
Mind" and "Rhinestone Cowboy," but guitar work is as fluid and brilliant
-- Country Aircheck