Supertoad Entertainment Center. Des Moines, IA. June 2,1999 by Nate
Im just writing you to tell you about the show Candlebox played last week here in Des Moines, Iowa. The date was June 2, 1999 at Supertoad Entertainment Center. Oleander and Grinspoon opened for them. They both put on excellent opening sets including all thier radio singles Why I'm here (oleander) -- I'm not sure what the name of grinspoons song was but it rocked! Candlebox took the stage around 9:30 pm They put on a loud bright energetic set playin songs like 10,000 horses, It's Alright, Stones Throw Away, You, Cover me , All the hits you know Then they did awesome covers of Areosmiths "Sweet Emotion" and Pink Floyd's "Another Brick in the Wall Parts 1 and 2". They encored with "Far Behind". The show kicked Ass long live Candlebox.