Everything changed the night Fishbone’s Angelo Moore jumped off the balcony.

It was 1998 — probably, no one can remember exactly. Fishbone was playing a raucous set to a soldout crowd at the Mangy Moose. Moore was “getting drunker and drunker as the show went on,” Dom Gagliardi recalled, and, at some point, had the brilliant idea to climb up to the venue’s balcony and jump down into the crowd.

Contact Isa Jones at 732-7062, entertainment@jhnewsandguide.com or @JHNGscene.

Scene Editor Billy Arnold covers arts and entertainment. He apprenticed as a sound engineer at the Beachland Ballroom in Cleveland, Ohio before making his way to Jackson, where he has become a low-key fan of country music.

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