We purchased our tickets way ahead of time for the Sugar Ray Smashmouth Gin Blossoms concert. The event was said to start at 7pm but was delayed for an hour and we were so anxious to see the bands! Granted I’m not a big Smashmouth fan, but Sugar Ray and Gin Blossoms were staples during my college years. 90s music, baby!
The venue wasn’t jampacked as expected as it was a Monday night. We got the reserved seats at Upper Box B and the view was not so bad. These were almost the same seats as ours last year when Jason Mraz was here.
Cookie Chua and her band came out at 8pm and played some of their hits of the 90s, as well as a very good rendition of Sampaguita’s “Tao”. Our local act did not disappoint 🙂 Here’s the original song for your listening pleasure: