On This Day (August 20)…Works the First in Dallas

Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed on this day in 1977 at the Memorial Auditorium in Dallas, Texas. Front of the tour program. Retrieved from here. ELP were at this time on their Works Tour, traveling throughout the country. This tour had seen them travel in a large counterclockwise loop around North America. They had already … Continue reading On This Day (August 20)…Works the First in Dallas

On This Day (April 3)…Difficult to Cure Dallas

Rainbow performed on this day in 1981 at the Moody Coliseum in Dallas, Texas. Ticket from the show. Retrieved from here. Rainbow were co-headlining this portion of their tour with Canadian guitarist Pat Travers. Some nights, such as this one, Travers was billed first. On other nights, Rainbow was the first billed. The headlining acts … Continue reading On This Day (April 3)…Difficult to Cure Dallas

On This Day (February 27)…Brain Dallas Surgery

Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed on this day in 1974 at the Dallas Memorial Auditorium in Dallas, Texas. Concert poster with unsettling lettering. Retrieved from here. ELP were at this time on their Brain Salad Surgery Tour, one of the most legendary tours this legendary band undertook. Since it’s beginning the previous November at the … Continue reading On This Day (February 27)…Brain Dallas Surgery