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 10)…Yes Talk To MSG

Yes performed on this day in 1994 at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York. Ticket for the show. Retrieved from here. This concert was the last date on this leg of Yes' Talk tour, undertaken in support of the album of the same name. This tour proved to be the last one … Continue reading On This Day (September 10)…Yes Talk To MSG

On This Day (September 7)…Circus of Heaven–Err, New York

Yes performed on this day in 1978 at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York. Ticket for the show. Retrieved from here. Yes were at this time on their Tormato Tour, performing in support of the album of the same name. This concert came so early in the tour that the album had … Continue reading On This Day (September 7)…Circus of Heaven–Err, New York

On This Day? (July 20)…Works Come to Syracuse

Emerson, Lake & Palmer supposedly performed on this day in 1977 at the Onondaga County War Memorial in Syracuse, New York. Ticket for the show. Retrieved from here. ELP were at this time on their Works Tour, a tour which throughout its course would be plagued by difficulties. One of the first concerts on the … Continue reading On This Day? (July 20)…Works Come to Syracuse

On This Day (July 17)…Works Come to Binghamton

Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed on this day in 1977 at the Broome County Veteran's Memorial Arena in Binghamton, New York. Ticket for the show. Retrieved from here. ELP were at this time on their Works Tour, which had begun in late May. While it had started with the band teaming up with an orchestra, … Continue reading On This Day (July 17)…Works Come to Binghamton

On This Day (July 7)…Works Come To MSG

Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed on this day in 1977 at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York. Poster for the show. Retrieved from here. The group's experience on the Works Tour, undertaken to support the album Works, Volume 1, had already had its ups and downs. Notably, they had been forced to … Continue reading On This Day (July 7)…Works Come To MSG

On This Day (May 2)…Difficult to Cure Uniondale

Rainbow performed on this day in 1981 at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale, New York. Ticket from the show. Retrieved from here. Rainbow were at this point in the last two weeks of touring North America on their Difficult to Cure Tour, which would visit three continents before ending the following September. This … Continue reading On This Day (May 2)…Difficult to Cure Uniondale

On This Day (December 31)…Deep Purple Ring In the New Year

Deep Purple performed on this day in 1968 at the Electric Circus. As with the previous eight days, they performed two shows. Poster for the New Year’s Eve concerts. Retrieved from here. The band appeared with The Mighty Tornadoes and Sirocco to ring in the new year. Neither of the concerts are known to have … Continue reading On This Day (December 31)…Deep Purple Ring In the New Year

On This Day (December 29)…Deep Purple at the Electric Circus, Part 6

Deep Purple performed on this day at the Electric Circus in New York City. It was their sixth consecutive night at this location. Advertisement for the show. Retrieved from here. As with all previous nights at this location, Purple played two shows, one at 9 PM and one at 11 PM. The Electric Circus was … Continue reading On This Day (December 29)…Deep Purple at the Electric Circus, Part 6