Daryl Hall and John Oates started performing together in 1969, and they haven't stopped. They continue to tour and, have released three new studio albums and three live albums just in the past 10 years.
When they first started recording in the early '70s, it took four albums for them to hit their stride and settle into the style that brought them worldwide success -- a fusion of rock and R&B, what Hall & Oates themselves described as rock n' soul.
Earlier this month, About.com Classic Rock reader, Jim Smith booked a seat at a Hall & Oates concert, curious as to how it would compare to the last one he attended, 30+ years ago. READ MORE
Hall & Oates in 1984, photo by Paul Natkin / Getty Images