Hairball at The Myth – Maplewood MN – November 27th 2021

Hairball brought their 20th anniversary show to the Myth.

On November 27, 2021, The Myth in Maplewood, Minnesota, was the place to be. Hairball, the ultimate 80s rock tribute band, took the stage. Fans of all ages filled the venue, excited for a night of nostalgia and high-energy rock.

The atmosphere buzzed with anticipation. As the lights dimmed, the crowd’s excitement grew. Hairball stormed the stage, opening with a powerful rendition of Van Halen’s “Jump.” The audience erupted in cheers. The band’s energy was infectious, and the performance was spot on.

Transitioning seamlessly, Hairball delivered hit after hit. Each song transported the audience back to the 80s. From Journey to Bon Jovi, every classic rock anthem was executed perfectly. The crowd sang along passionately, creating a communal atmosphere.

The band’s stage presence was captivating. They didn’t just play music; they embodied the rock stars they were tributing. Costume changes, pyrotechnics, and charismatic performances added to the authenticity. Each member brought their A-game, showcasing incredible talent and dedication.

Lead vocalists, one after another, took the spotlight. They flawlessly mimicked the iconic voices of legends like Freddie Mercury and Steven Tyler. Their performances were so convincing, it felt like the real stars were on stage. The crowd responded with enthusiasm, cheering and singing along.

The guitar solos were electrifying. Each note was played with precision and passion. The band’s musicianship was top-notch. The rhythm section kept the energy high, with thunderous drums and booming bass. Together, they created a powerful and cohesive sound.

Between songs, the band engaged with the audience. They shared stories, joked, and expressed gratitude. This interaction added a personal touch to the performance. The crowd felt connected, enhancing the overall experience.

The Myth provided the perfect backdrop for the concert. Its spacious layout and excellent acoustics ensured everyone had a great view and could hear every note clearly. The venue’s lighting and effects complemented Hairball’s performance, making the show visually stunning.

As the night progressed, the energy never waned. Hairball maintained their intensity throughout the set. The encore was a highlight. The band returned to perform an explosive version of “Rock and Roll All Nite” by KISS. The crowd went wild, dancing and singing along. It was a perfect end to an unforgettable night.

Photo gallery by Kyle Hansen.