I walked away from Dave Matthews Band concerts about 15 years go – the shows themselves were great, but the “fans” that came with Matthews’ skyrocketing popularity ruined the vibe for me. As such, I’ve missed seeing Matthews’ friend/collaborator Tim Reynolds play lead guitar for DMB. Fortunately for me (and the full house at Massry Center’s Picotte Recital Hall), Reynolds brought his solo show to the Capital Region last week.
“I’m not used to playing in all this light,” Tim Reynolds admitted as he tuned up. “I’m used to playing in darkness, so I’m a little bit intimidated…”