On This Day (October 11)…ELP’s first at Caird Hall

Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed on this day in 1970 at Caird Hall in Dundee, Scotland. Poster advertising this and many other shows. Retrieved from here. ELP were going strong on their debut tour at this point. They had yet to release their first album, but strong reputations from their respective three bands and several … Continue reading On This Day (October 11)…ELP’s first at Caird Hall

On This Day (October 7)…ELP’s First at Brighton

Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed on this day in 1970 at the Brighton Dome in Brighton, England. It was their first time at this particular venue. Ticket for the show. Retrieved from here. This gig occurred during their debut tour, a critical time at which they had to introduce themselves to the general public. While … Continue reading On This Day (October 7)…ELP’s First at Brighton

On This Day (October 5)…ELPowell Come to Miami

4,000 people. Very good gig.Cozy Powell from his tour diary Emerson, Lake & Powell performed on this day in 1986 at the Knight Center in Miami, Florida. Ticket for the show. Retrieved from here. ELPowell had reached the southernmost concert on their sole North American Tour. The tour wound through North America from mid-August to … Continue reading On This Day (October 5)…ELPowell Come to Miami

On This Day (August 23)…The Show that Never Ends Begins

This is what we sound like.Keith Emerson introducing the band. Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed on this day in 1970 at the Plymouth Guildhall in Plymouth, England. Poster advertising the show. Retrieved from here. Keith Emerson, Greg Lake and Carl Palmer had never before taken the stage together. While the trio had already all but … Continue reading On This Day (August 23)…The Show that Never Ends Begins

On This Day (August 15)…Emerson, Lake & Powell Take the Stage

3,500 people and I gave it a 4 out of 10.Cozy Powell from his tour diary. Emerson, Lake & Powell performed on this day in 1986 at the County Coliseum in El Paso, Texas. Promotional image of Keith Emerson, Greg Lake and Cozy Powell. Retrieved from here. Leadup Emerson and Lake: Since last appearing onstage … Continue reading On This Day (August 15)…Emerson, Lake & Powell Take the Stage

On This Day (July 14)…Works Come to Providence

Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed on this day in 1977 at the Civic Center in Providence, Rhode Island. Ad for the show. Retrieved from here. ELP were at this time on their Works Tour. The Works Tour was the first tour the group had undertaken since their Get Me A Ladder Tour four years earlier … Continue reading On This Day (July 14)…Works Come to Providence

On This Day (July 7)…Works Come To MSG

Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed on this day in 1977 at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York. Poster for the show. Retrieved from here. The group's experience on the Works Tour, undertaken to support the album Works, Volume 1, had already had its ups and downs. Notably, they had been forced to … Continue reading On This Day (July 7)…Works Come To MSG

Trilogy Live! A Compilation of Trilogy Performances

Emerson, Lake & Palmer's album Trilogy is composed of nine tracks of the group at their best. The album was the favorite of one of the three members of the group, Greg Lake, and is generally considered one of their classic works. Album cover by Hipgnosis. Retrieved from here. Despite the fact that Trilogy was … Continue reading Trilogy Live! A Compilation of Trilogy Performances