This Aerosmith appearance on the old Midnight Special is on the edge of hilarious. The costumes were over the top, and Steven Tyler in tight, low-cut in the back satin pants wagging his fanny, and Joe Perry with his guitar at gun-slinger level, looking slightly dangerous, typify the early incarnation of the band trying to create a Rolling Stones kind of vibe.
Of course as the years passed and they wallowed in great success, the band Aerosmith's performances became much more sophisticated and well-staged. But this one is fun, it's 1974 and the color clip is a little unstable but the sound is good, and the Train Kept A Rollin'. Rock On! @therealdonrocks
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