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 (September 23)…ELPowell at the Palace on the Prairie

2,400 people, 4 out of 10, It wasn't that clever.Cozy Powell from his tour diary Emerson, Lake & Powell performed at Richfield Coliseum on this day in 1986. Promotional image for the band. Retrieved from here. The band were on their first and only North American tour, which saw them spanning the country in an … Continue reading On This Day (September 23)…ELPowell at the Palace on the Prairie

On This Day (September 20)…ELPowell Meet MSG

13,000 people, 9.5 out of 10. It was a really good show and we went down with a storm.Cozy Powell from his tour diary about the show. Emerson, Lake & Powell performed on this day in 1986 at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York. Guest pass for the show. Retrieved from here. … Continue reading On This Day (September 20)…ELPowell Meet MSG

On This Day (September 3)…ELPowell Cross the Border

8.5 out of 10, unbelievable gig, we had a 10 minute standing ovation and they wouldn't leave. 2 encores, a fabulous show. Cozy Powell about the show. From his tour diary. Emerson, Lake & Powell performed on this day in 1986 at Massey Hall in Toronto, Ontario. Ticket for the show. Retrieved from here. This … Continue reading On This Day (September 3)…ELPowell Cross the Border

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

General Thoughts: A Response to Loudersound’s “Greg Lake’s 10 Essential Songs”

After Greg Lake’s death in 2016, fans and music publications jumped to express their love for his life work. One such publication was loudersound, which produced this list of 10 Essential songs. It's definitely a good starting point, comprised mostly of his chart-toppers but mixing in a few less well-known songs as well. As a … Continue reading General Thoughts: A Response to Loudersound’s “Greg Lake’s 10 Essential Songs”