On This Day (May 14)…Eight Miles Above Madison Square Garden

3 performed on this day in 1988 at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York. Pass for the show. Retrieved from here. This particular concert resulted in the group's first and only cancellation on their North American Tour. Keith Emerson, Robert Berry, and Carl Palmer interrupted their slow move east through the American … Continue reading On This Day (May 14)…Eight Miles Above Madison Square Garden

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 (March 26)…ELP Takes Us To an Exhibition

We’re gonna give you “Pictures at an Exhibition!” Keith Emerson, opening words of Pictures at an Exhibition Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed at Newcastle City Hall on this day in 1971. Retrieved from here. ELP’s interpretation and performance of Modest Mussorgsky’s classic tone poem on this night was later released as their album Pictures at … Continue reading On This Day (March 26)…ELP Takes Us To an Exhibition