Yes, the venue was sold out or close to it.
Yes, the crowd was polite and respectful. hell, i've been to livlier funeral homes.
Yes, ethel was good - whatever it was they were doing.
Yes, joe jackson was excellent.
Yes, i love todd rundgren's music, creativity, talent, compassion, sense of humor , etc. more than any other artist by a mile.
Yes, when OH puts his mind and heart and talent to it - there is still MAGIC. 'pretending to care' may have been the best i have ever heard him.
Yes, with a few exceptions, the rest of the set list needs more care and attention and todd needs a band so that he can concentrate on the most beautiful and intense instrument of all - his voice.
And No, if i were trying to convert someone to a becoming a fan or take a newbie to impress them with the wizardry of TR - this would not be the concert to do that.