Best Of 2017

BEST PLACE TO WATCH ALABAMA SHAKES: CL Space Landing

BEST PLACE TO WATCH ALABAMA SHAKES

They came. They soundchecked. They blew doors on a stage erected in the parking lot where the infamous Cuban Club bandshell once stood. And we got to watch it all from an ace vantage point literally right outside our office. As far as live-music serendipity goes, it was one for the ages, as well as an amazing job perk. But don’t get any ideas about cooping on our doorstep for future shows — our landlords are pretty serious about their security. clspace.com —Scott Harrell