After a 45 minute wait the night's first shot of real adrenaline comes from the Detroit rap-rocker on a medley of a righteous "Amen," "All Summer Long"- with a tip of the cap to the recently deceased Lynyrd Skynyrd keyboardist Billy Powell- and "Rock N Roll Jesus." While he may be no savior, the Kid is sometimes underrated when it comes to bringing the heat.
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James Reed is a staff music critic for the Boston Globe.
Jonathan Perry is the Globe's Scene & Heard columnist, covering local music.
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