Rock Jam: Young fans prove you don’t have to understand music

MACK — Let’s face it: Saturday wasn’t just the second day of Pinnacle Homes Rock Jam. It was Kid Rock day.

And kids were definitely there to rock. Thanks to video games such as Guitar Hero, now kids as young as 4 know who ZZ Top is.

Redneck rocker Kid Rock was last to play on the final day of the music festival to a very large crowd. Before that, we asked some of Rock Jam’s youngest fans what they thought of the spectacle.

“What song do you want to hear today?”

The song on ‘Guitar Hero 3.’ ”

Aaron Miller, 8, Grand Junction

Message in a Bottle.

Triniti Miller, 6, Grand Junction

“What do you like about rock music?”

“The feeling behind it.”

Seth Petty, 9, Fruita

“I’ve liked it since I was a baby. I was born to like it.”

Stephen Darnell, 7, Grand Junction

“I like the electric guitars.”

Dustie Walker, 4, Grand Junction

“Why do you think people like Kid Rock?”

“I have no idea.”

Heather Henson, 12, Delta

“What’s your favorite Kid Rock song?”

“All Summer Long.”

Ashley Uribe, 10, Delta

“What’s been the best part of Rock Jam?”

“Yesterday night was Poison ... I even got a shirt with the skulls on the back.”

James Hammond, 9, Rifle:

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