"Bloom where you are planted”
Olympia, Paris - 5th October 2012
While we were taking a bus tour of Paris, I noticed a sign: "Bloom where you are planted” I didn’t see what it referred to… but I saw it in action tonight at the Olympia in Paris.
Roger Hodgson blooms wherever he is planted. I have been very lucky to have seen Roger in concert in several countries now, but Paris was an extraordinary experience. The people of Paris have long taken Roger to their hearts and to observe it, and even better, be part of this experience was overwhelming. The breadth and warmth of the love of the French fans is apparent from the moment Roger’s outline is seen emerging from the side of the stage. Olympia erupted; the fans were on their feet to welcome the minstrel for so long, I thought the concert would never start!
Most of the people ...