On This Day (September 29)…Rainbow Come Down to Philadelphia

Rainbow performed on this day in 1979 at the Spectrum Arena in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Ticket for the show. Retrieved from here. Rainbow were at this time touring in support of their recently-released album Down to Earth. The album featured a radical shift in the group's makeup, with newcomers Graham Bonnet, Don Airey, and Roger Glover … Continue reading On This Day (September 29)…Rainbow Come Down to Philadelphia

On This Day (September 18)…Rainbow Touches Down (to Earth) Onstage

Rainbow performed on this day in 1979 at the Veteran's Memorial Coliseum in New Haven, Connecticut. Ticket for the show. Retrieved from here. At this time, Rainbow served as the support act for Blue Öyster Cult, who had been touring in the US for several months already. They had seen multiple support acts, including Pat … Continue reading On This Day (September 18)…Rainbow Touches Down (to Earth) Onstage