Contact Us

Pat Benatar Rocks Old Town Fort Collins [GALLERY]

All photos by Paul Wozniak

Pat Benatar didn’t have to wait long to have the NewWestFest crowd rocking.

After a tribute video that let us in on the history between her and Neil Giraldo, she got right to it.

She sang Shadows of the Night, and just about everyone else did, too. While I was shooting this gallery, I looked over and saw a woman at least half my age who knew the words as well as I did.

The crowd was huge! Much bigger, it seemed than last year’s show with Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite. I’m sure the fact that she’s had a half dozen major hits, another 4 or 5 that played a lot on radio and MTV when they were released, and still numerous songs that we still play on TRI 102.5 (as do other stations around America) makes the difference.

It was also what caused the crowd to reach capacity before the show started. People couldn’t go past the gates at 8:25 p.m. There were just too many people.

That’s what happens when such a huge act comes to Fort Collins. Fort Collins (and Northern Colorado) comes out to see.

Thanks, Bohemian Nights at NewWestFest, for a great show!

Next - Bohemian Nights at NewWestFest Photo Gallery

Best of TRI 102.5

Recommended For You

Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://tri1025.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for @Work Network quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive @Work Network contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.