On This Day (October 9)…Sheffield Has a Tangerine Dream

Tangerine Dream performed on this day in 1975 at Sheffield City Hall in Sheffield, England. Ticket for the show. Retrieved from here. Tangerine Dream were at this time touring in England, an undertaking which took up much of October. This was the fourth concert on this tour. The album Ricochet was largely recorded in the … Continue reading On This Day (October 9)…Sheffield Has a Tangerine Dream

On This Day (March 24)…Tarkus Comes to Sheffield

Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed on this day in 1971 at Sheffield City Hall in England. Ticket from the show. Retrieved from here. ELP performed this concert at a very fertile time in their album history. They had released their debut album four months prior. At this point, they had finished working on their second … Continue reading On This Day (March 24)…Tarkus Comes to Sheffield

On This Day (February 6)…Deep Purple Rocks Sheffield

Deep Purple performed at the City Hall in Sheffield on this day in 1971. Deep Purple circa 1971. Retrieved from here. At this time in their career, Deep Purple's Mark II had already released two successful albums of wildly different genres with a third, Fireball, at least partially recorded and slated for release later that … Continue reading On This Day (February 6)…Deep Purple Rocks Sheffield

On This Day (December 9)…Tarkus Rolls to Sheffield

Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed on this day in 1971 at the City Hall in Sheffield. Poster promoting the concert and the rest of this tour leg. Retrieved from here. As they did on the previous night, ELP performed two shows and were supported by Michael Chapman. They were touring in support of their most … Continue reading On This Day (December 9)…Tarkus Rolls to Sheffield