On This Day (February 18)…Works In Texas

Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed on this day in 1978 at the SFA Coliseum in Nacogdoches, Texas.

Show ticket. Retrieved from here.

Texas was the southernmost place ELP had thus far been on this leg of their Works Tour. Given the difficulty the group had reportedly faced with winter weather, perhaps they should have moved to sunnier regions sooner!

No recording of this concert is known to exist.

The SFA Coliseum appears to be a part of the Stephen F. Austin University in Nacogdoches, Texas. It’s now called the William F. Johnson Coliseum and seats 7,203 according to Wikipedia.

Coliseum entrance in 2010. Retrieved from here.

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