Tuesday, May 04, 2010
Jamaican Artist Cherine Anderson Shares Her Experiences On John Mayer's North American Tour
Anderson shares her story about being the only Jamaican performing on John Mayer's North American arena tour and sharing the stage with Rock and Roll royalty.
"This has been my longest North American tour to date! Together with Michael Franti & Spearhead, we've embarked on John Mayer' s Battle Tour, which crosses 47 cities in North America. Now let me try to put it all into perspective. Imagine waking up every day to perform to an average of 15,000 people in great venues such as Madison Square Garden and the Staples Centre. Imagine a place five times the size of Jamaica's National Indoor Sports Centre and recognise that John Mayer has the amazing ability to full such large venues with screaming fans. It's not like a festival or what we are used to in Jamaica, thousands of fans are there to hear Mayer and I have been blessed to join Michael Franti and Spearhead as the opening act that they discover at each and every show(more...)"