On This Day (March 5)…Rainbow Come Down to Cardiff

Rainbow performed on this day in 1980 at the Sophia Gardens in Cardiff, Wales.

Ticket for the show. Retrieved from here.

Rainbow were at this time on their Down to Earth Tour, undertaken to support the album of the same name. This concert, the third-to-last on the UK leg of their tour, was the first concert of the whole tour to have taken place in Wales. It was originally set for the twenty-fourth of February. However, on that date, the group instead performed in Stafford.

There is no known recording of this particular concert.

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