December 6, 2012 8:35 AM

Jake Owen at the Midland

There’s nothing wrong with being formulaic if the formulas you’re using are successful. Country singer Jake Owen is proof of that. On Wednesday night he headlined a show at the Midland, where he drew a rowdy, sold-out crowd of more than 2,500 fans, most of whom treated him like the kind of guy who fills arenas, not theaters.

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