One Twitter user decided to ask users who the biggest acts they have seen live in concert, and it prompted a huge response.
What’s your craziest “I saw them before they were big” concert?
— Miles Kahn (@mileskahn) January 18, 2019
People responded with crazy stories about small twenty one pilots gigs, seeing Katy Perry at Warped Tour and watching blink-182 jam out in a basement. Check out some of the best responses we’ve seen below.
— Chris Martignago (@VOICESCHRIS) January 19, 2019
Fall Out Boy 2004 warped tour. Hung out with Patrick after the show and Pete made a joke about seeing me everywhere that day.
— James Finley (@crazyfinley) January 18, 2019
I did a few shows playing guitar for Katy Perry (Katy Hudson at the time). She was good but still needed help changing her guitar strings (2-min before performing). pic.twitter.com/4RfY9b8ETo
— Sean Dayton (@seandayton) January 18, 2019
Metallica in my garage. 1982. pic.twitter.com/HxpygwwV70
— Ron McGovney (@RonMcGovney) January 18, 2019
Nirvana in a bar the size of a big living room (Shorty’s Underground?) Cincinnati winter before nevermind. If you were crowd surfing you could put your boots on the ceiling.
— Michael Brode (@cincisterling) January 18, 2019
I saw the 1975 for free in a park in Providence RI
— Maddy Fields (@maddy_fields) January 19, 2019
Blink 182 and Reel Big Fish at a 1996 house party in San Diego.
— Max Coursey (@Maxcoursey) January 19, 2019
Do you have any crazy stories about seeing a band before they made it big? Tell us all about it in the comments.