Monday’s Aerosmith extravaganza on Commonwealth Avenue was five years in the making, says Steve Nelson, a founder of the fledgling Music Museum Of New England, which organized the event. What started with a casual conversation between Nelson and Aerosmith bassist Tom Hamilton ended with thousands of fans blocking one of Boston’s busiest streets as Steven Tyler, Joe Perry, Brad Whitford, Joey Kramer, and Hamilton played a few of the band’s greatest hits.
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