On This Day (May 4)…ELP Reach the Top of the Ladder

Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed on this day in 1973 at the Velodromo Vigorelli in Milan, Italy. Ticket for the show reflecting the original concert date. Retrieved from here. With this date, ELP brought their Get Me A Ladder Tour to a triumphant finish. During this tour, undertaken prior to the recording of their upcoming … Continue reading On This Day (May 4)…ELP Reach the Top of the Ladder

On This Day (May 3)…A Ladder to Bologna

Emerson, Lake & performed on this day in 1973 at the Stadio Communale in Bologna, Italy. Ticket for the show showing the original date. Retrieved from here. The band were at this time on their Get Me a Ladder Tour, which had taken them throughout Europe. This concert would be their penultimate show. As you … Continue reading On This Day (May 3)…A Ladder to Bologna

On This Day (May 2)…Get Me A Ladder Gets Back On The Road

Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed on this day in 1973 at the Stadio Flaminio in Rome, Italy. Ad for the show. Retrieved from here. ELP's Get Me A Ladder Tour was at its tail end by the time it finally reached Italy, the last country scheduled. Before too long, they would be back in the … Continue reading On This Day (May 2)…Get Me A Ladder Gets Back On The Road

On This Day (April 26)…Another Ladder to Vienna

Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed on this day in 1973 at the Konzerthaus in Vienna, Austria. Ticket for the show. Retrieved from here. This was the second of two dates the band performed in Vienna during their Get Me a Ladder Tour. Austria was the second-to-last country they performed in during this short but influential … Continue reading On This Day (April 26)…Another Ladder to Vienna

On This Day (April 25)…A Ladder to Vienna

Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed on this day at the Konzerthaus in Vienna, Austria. Ticket for the show. Retrieved from here. Vienna was the second-to-last country reached by ELP on their Get Me A Ladder Tour. The tour saw them traverse throughout Europe on a fairly tight tour schedule, visiting countries as far north as … Continue reading On This Day (April 25)…A Ladder to Vienna

On This Day (April 24)…A Ladder to Munich

We drew more people than the Olympic Games, which is nice.Greg Lake, the Manticore Special. Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed on this day in 1973 at the Olympiahalle in Munich, Germany. Poster for the show. Retrieved from here. ELP were nearing the end of their Get Me A Ladder, the third tour they had undertaken. … Continue reading On This Day (April 24)…A Ladder to Munich

On This Day (April 23)…A Ladder to Münster

Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed on this day in 1973 at Münsterlandhalle in Münster, Germany. Retrieved from here. ELP were at this time late into their Get Me a Ladder Tour, which visited western, central and Northern Europe throughout the month of April, with a few days in March and May on either side. This … Continue reading On This Day (April 23)…A Ladder to Münster

On This Day (April 17)…A Ladder to Copenhagen

Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed on this day in 1973 at Brøndby-Hallen in Copenhagen, Denmark. Ticket for the show. Retrieved from here. ELP were currently on their Get Me a Ladder Tour, which was making its way through Europe at this time. This particular concert was up to this point the northernmost concert they performed. … Continue reading On This Day (April 17)…A Ladder to Copenhagen

On This Day (April 16)…A Ladder to Hamburg

Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed on this day in 1973 at the Ernst-Merck Halle in Hamburg, Germany. Ticket for the show. Retrieved from here. ELP were at this time on their Get Me A Ladder Tour, a short tour through Europe during which they previewed some music from their forthcoming album. The group also filmed … Continue reading On This Day (April 16)…A Ladder to Hamburg

On This Day (April 15)…A Ladder to Zurich

Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed on this day in 1973 at the Hallenstadion in Zurich, Switzerland. Ad for the show. Retrieved from here. ELP’s Get Me A Ladder Tour was now in full swing across Europe. The band provided nightly entertainment to large crowds across Europe as they performed numbers from all of their albums … Continue reading On This Day (April 15)…A Ladder to Zurich