• Seeing Roy Orbison and Buddy Holly as holograms: A Minnesota musician's mixed emotions

    29 days ago - By The Current

    Last week, Mankato musician Colin Scharf went to an unusual concert experience with Laura Schultz, his wife and Good Night Gold Dust bandmate. After the show, he shared his mixed emotions in an e-mail to The Current's Mark Wheat. At Mark's suggestion, we asked Colin if we could publish his reflections on our blog; Colin adapted the e-mail into the following essay.
    When my wife Laura and I first learned of the Roy Orbison & Buddy Holly Rock & Roll Dream Tour hologram concert, it seemed pretty unreasonable that the show's creators could've wrangled enough live footage of Buddy and Roy to...
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