On This Day (April 10)…A Ladder to Ludwigshafen

Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed on this day in 1973 at Friedrich-Eberthalle in Ludwigshafen, Germany. Ticket for the show. Retrieved from here. After a spate of cancelled dates in France, ELP resumed their Get Me A Ladder Tour, returning to Germany, where the tour had originally begun. This tour could be seen as a staging … Continue reading On This Day (April 10)…A Ladder to Ludwigshafen

On This Day (March 31)…Love and a Ladder to Düsseldorf

Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed on this day in 1973 at Philipshalle in Düsseldorf, Germany. Ticket for the show. Retrieved from here. This was the second date on ELP’s Get Me A Ladder Tour, the third tour they would undertake overall. This tour was the first tour the group undertook that did not begin in … Continue reading On This Day (March 31)…Love and a Ladder to Düsseldorf

Karn Evil Live! A Compilation of Brain Salad Surgery Performances

Brain Salad Surgery is the quintessential ELP album. Every element of their classic formula: a silly song, an acoustic ballad, a symphonic cover, and an epic work so long it surpassed the limitations of the vinyl form. Cover of Brain Salad Surgery, originally by H.R. Giger. Retrieved from here. Unsurprisingly, this album received consistent live … Continue reading Karn Evil Live! A Compilation of Brain Salad Surgery Performances