Big riffs, big dicks, big chords, bigger bank accounts: that’s the circa-1987 rock’n’roll fantasy Chickenfoot sells so convincingly, even if Sammy Hagar’s all-excess braggadocio comes equipped with winks and scare quotes. So lay down your pitchforks and let Hagar, bassist Mark Anthony, wizard guitarist Joe Satriani, and drummer Chad Smith do the MOR rawk equivalent of the baby elephant dance all over your preconceptions. Why change the game when you’re already on your second victory lap?

Tue., Nov. 8, 6:30 p.m., 2011

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