Kenny Loggins Rolls Out The Hits At The Hollywood Bowl Review+Photos: Kenny Loggins @ The Hollywood Bowl 7/13/18
LOS ANGELES, CA-
“… Kenny Loggins played the second set, which was arguably the best of the evening. Considering that I’d primarily attended this show to see Michael McDonald and gauge how this setting compared to the more intimate venue (the Orpheum) where he’d played in the fall, I was surprised by how much I enjoyed Loggins’ performance. With the exception of the lovely “Danny’s Song,” I’m less of a fan of his sound in general. And yet, I loved his set. With great stage presence and excellent blending with the orchestra in general, he created a warm energy in the crowd.
Michael McDonald joined him onstage for “This Is It,” popping up yet again like the soulful Where’s Waldo of this concert. Loggins closed with his huge 80s soundtrack hits, “Danger Zone” and “Footloose.” While these “harder” tunes did not work as well with the orchestral backing, no one in the audience cared. People jumped to their feet and channeled their inner Kevin Bacon, dancing with abandon …”