On This Day (August 4)…Works Come to San Francisco

Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed on this day at the Cow Palace in San Francisco, California. Ad for the show and for other events around the time. Retrieved from here. ELP were at this time on their Works Tour. This tour saw them traveling throughout North America. They were supporting the first of two albums … Continue reading On This Day (August 4)…Works Come to San Francisco

On This Day (March 21)…Difficult to Cure San Francisco

Rainbow performed on this day in 1981 at the Cow Palace in San Francisco, California. Ticket for the show. Retrieved from here. Rainbow performed with Canadian Pat Travers. In fact, he’s the only one on the ticket. However, Rainbow is know to have performed as well. The portion of the Difficult to Cure Tour that … Continue reading On This Day (March 21)…Difficult to Cure San Francisco

On This Day (February 17)…San Francisco Salad Surgery

Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed on this day in 1974 at the Civic Auditorium in San Francisco, California. Advertisement for the show. Retrieved from here. ELP’s Brain Salad Surgery tour was one of the biggest things in show business at the time, with a massive road crew and wildly expensive equipment. Even the then-elaborate stage … Continue reading On This Day (February 17)…San Francisco Salad Surgery

On this Day (December 14)…Court Adjourned!

King Crimson played their last show in 1969 on this day at the Fillmore West in San Francisco. Poster for the show. Retrieved from here. Robert Fripp has separately given the last date as December 16, and it's stated in the official shop that the last concert recorded was on the 16th, but DGM Live … Continue reading On this Day (December 14)…Court Adjourned!