On This Day (October 23)…Croydon Inspires Tangerine Dream

Tangerine Dream performed on this day in 1975 at Fairfield Hall in Croydon, England. This date ended Tangerine Dream's 1975 UK Tour. During the tour, the group had visited several major English cathedrals, one of the two major events which made this concert notable in Tangerine Dream history. Between visiting the cathedrals, the group also … Continue reading On This Day (October 23)…Croydon Inspires Tangerine Dream

On This Day (September 7)…Deep Purple Deluxe at Hammersmith

Deep Purple performed on this day in 2002 at the Hammersmith Apollo in London, England. Ticket for the show. Retrieved from here. Earlier that year, Jon Lord had formally retired from the band in order to focus on his solo career. Although Don Airey had performed with the band for a full tour leg the … Continue reading On This Day (September 7)…Deep Purple Deluxe at Hammersmith

On This Day (July 25)…ELP, the Show That Finally Ends

Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed on this day in 2010 at the High Voltage festival at Victoria Park in London, England. Poster for the show. Retrieved from here. This was the first and only show that ELP would perform in the twenty-first century. It was also the first show the group had undertaken since splitting … Continue reading On This Day (July 25)…ELP, the Show That Finally Ends

Live Review: Ian Gillan Band — 1977-10-07 Manchester, Apollo, UK

Tracks/track lengths: 01 - Clear Air Turbulence (13:06) 02 - Over The Hill (15:10) 03 - Child In Time (12:17) 04 - Mercury High (5:41) 05 - What's your Game (Gustafson) (7:29) 06 - Scarabus (6:18) 07 - Tryin' To Get To You (1:25) 08 - Power Cut (2:47) 09 - Tryin' To Get To … Continue reading Live Review: Ian Gillan Band — 1977-10-07 Manchester, Apollo, UK