05:14 AM EDT 08/24/2014
Originally posted 05/27/2014 12:15PM
Ex-Journey frontman Steve Perry's return to the stage was welcomed with open arms.
The near-reclusive singer, who hasn't performed live in almost 20 years after getting "burned out" on performing with Journey following a hip injury in 1998, made a guest appearance with indie rockers Eels in St. Paul, Minnesota, singing two Journey songs and one Eels cut. Perry hasn't performed with Journey since 1991, and the last time he was onstage was in 1995, in support of his second solo album, "For the Love of Strange Medicine.
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