On This Day (January 29)…Rainbow Come Down to Essen

Rainbow performed on this day in 1980 at Gruga-Halle in Essen, Germany. Ticket for the show. Retrieved from here. Rainbow were at this time on their Down to Earth Tour, undertaken to support the album of the same name. This tour's setlist drew heavily from the recent album, with more than half of the songs … Continue reading On This Day (January 29)…Rainbow Come Down to Essen

On This Day (June 10)…Difficult to Cure Essen

Rainbow performed on this day in 1981 at Grugahalle in Essen, Germany. With this concert, Rainbow reached Germany on their Difficult to Cure Tour. The group had been on the road for this album since late February, supporting an album which had come out earlier that month. Def Leppard, a British metal band, were their … Continue reading On This Day (June 10)…Difficult to Cure Essen