On This Day (February 10)…Yes at Theatre 140

Yes performed on this day in 1971 at Theatre 140 in Brussels, Belgium. List of concerts in February 1971 at this venue. Retrieved from here. At this time in their history, Yes had only released two albums. They would release their third, The Yes Album, just nine days after this performance. As such, they likely … Continue reading On This Day (February 10)…Yes at Theatre 140

On This Day (February 1)…Rainbow Come Down to Brussels

Rainbow performed on this day in 1980 at Forest National in Brussels, Belgium. Ad 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 second-ever performance the group gave in Belgium, came during the European leg … Continue reading On This Day (February 1)…Rainbow Come Down to Brussels

On This Day (August 22)…Deep Purple Onstage and On Camera

Jazz Bilzen Festival Program

Bands including Humble Pie, Soft Machine and Deep Purple performed on this day in 1969 at the Jazz Bilzen Festival in Bilzen, Belgium. Program for the show. Retrieved from here. Yes was also scheduled to perform, but appear to have cancelled. This concert came as a very early stop on Deep Purple's European Tour. This … Continue reading On This Day (August 22)…Deep Purple Onstage and On Camera

On This Day (June 19)…Difficult to Cure Brussels

Rainbow performed on this day in 1981 at Forest National in Brussels, Belgium. Ticket for the show. Retrieved from here. Rainbow were at this time on their Difficult to Cure Tour. It was the third leg of the tour to support the album of the same name, which had been released in February. This particular … Continue reading On This Day (June 19)…Difficult to Cure Brussels

On This Day (February 7)…ELP Live in Brussels, Part 2

Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed at Theater 140 in Brussels, Belgium, on this day in 1971. Promotional image of ELP included in a tour programme. Retrieved from here. This concert occurred just weeks before the group began their Tarkus tour in March and is probably the last concert which used the setlist of the debut … Continue reading On This Day (February 7)…ELP Live in Brussels, Part 2

On This Day (February 6)…ELP Live in Brussels, Part 1

Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed on this day in 1971 at Theater 140 in Brussels, Belgium. This concert and the one they played the night after came at an interesting time for ELP. The group was already enjoying wild success thanks to their intense debut tour throughout England and Central Europe. Their debut album was … Continue reading On This Day (February 6)…ELP Live in Brussels, Part 1