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Bruce Springsteen outside of the Convention Hall in Asbury Park, New Jersey, 2005.

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Today AC/DC at Stade de France in Paris.
Rush at Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre in Alpharetta.
The Who at Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
May 28 Rush at Greensboro Coliseum in Greensboro.
May 29 AC/DC at Olympic Stadium in Barcelona.
May 30 Rush at Jiffy Lube Live in Bristow.
The Who at West Side Tennis Club in Flushing.
May 31 AC/DC at Vicente Calderón Stadium in Madrid.
Jun  2 AC/DC at Vicente Calderón Stadium in Madrid.
Jun  5 Buckcherry at Watseka Theatre in Champaign.


Today in History

69 years ago 26 May 1946
Mick Ronson is born in Kingston upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, England.

67 years ago 26 May 1948
Stevie Nicks is born in Phoenix, Arizona, United States.

43 years ago 26 May 1972
Olympic Stadium opens in Munich, Germany.

49 years ago 1966 May 26
The Who at Locarno Ballroom in Ashton-under-Lyne, Manchester, England.

48 years ago 1967 May 26
The Velvet Underground at Boston Tea Party (January 1967 - July 1969) in Boston, Massachusetts, United States.

48 years ago 1967 May 26
The Ferris Wheel at Boston Tea Party (January 1967 - July 1969) in Boston, Massachusetts, United States.

48 years ago 1967 May 26
Pink Floyd at Empress Ballroom in Blackpool, Lancashire, England.

47 years ago 1968 May 26
Jimi Hendrix at Palasport in Bologna, Italy.

47 years ago 1968 May 26
The Paul Butterfield Blues Band at Grande Ballroom in Detroit, Michigan, United States.

46 years ago 1969 May 26
Zephyr at Boston Tea Party (January 1967 - July 1969) in Boston, Massachusetts, United States.

46 years ago 1969 May 26
Led Zeppelin at Boston Tea Party (January 1967 - July 1969) in Boston, Massachusetts, United States.

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Free Concert • pman on The Rolling Stones, 1972 Jun 9  • I really wanted to go to this concert but I did not have a ticket.I drove about 1hr and got there at 11:00am.The crew was just arriving.I told them I I was ... (more)


Synchronicity Tour • Clem on The Police, 1983 Nov 16  • I worked concert security for both concerts in 1983 which was a double concert Nov 16 and 17th in The Summit in Houston. Being between the center stage and ... (more)

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