In Memoriam – another awesome blog from Mark Bialczak.
Looking down from the pinnacle of the Washington Monument on a warm and getting sunnier Easter Sunday morning, I spied a musical stage on the lawn down below. On the way up from our hotel on F and 7th, I’d already told my dear wife Karen how during my D.C. days living a few miles over the line first as a student at the University of Maryland in College Park and then as a journalist at the Prince George’s Journal, my roommates and I had stood on that ground of God’s green grass to witness what I believe to be the first Mall concert to celebrate our Earth Day.
I can’t be sure this stage is on the same spot, but I can think back more than 35 years to remember the music of Jackson Browne and the Beach Boys and more…
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