California Jam – The Ultimate Concert

Feb 28, 2016 No Comments by

by Karen Kritzer I was 16 and working at Wallich’s Music City.  Cal Jam was touted as “The Ultimate Concert Experience” and expected to break records as far as attendance & ticket sales.  It cost a whopping $10 to see Emerson Lake & Palmer, Deep Purple, Black Sabbath, Black Oak Arkansas, Earth Wind & Fire, […]

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Odin Live at The Whisky

Feb 25, 2016 No Comments by

by Sean W. What a weekend!  I am a huge Odin fan.  I love their debut Don’t Take No For An Answer and the subsequent albums all had some killer tunes on them.  When I found out in the Spring that Odin was doing a show, I had to go.  I’ve wanted to see them […]

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Sports Illustrated Greatest Athletes of the 20th Century

Feb 23, 2016 No Comments

It was Dec.’99 and Sports Illustrated was getting the Greatest Athletes from the 20th Century together. Awards and applause for everyone. I remember this stub mostly for the respect that went out for Muhammad Ali

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It’s Aerosmith 1974

Feb 21, 2016 No Comments

from Mark Work Great show.. too bad the promoter didn’t know how to spell Aerosmith! title: It’s Aerosmith 1974

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“Free Agent” fan seeking for a home

Feb 19, 2016 No Comments

by John Santos As many who’ve met me know, 2006 was what I called my “free agent” year.  No longer could I just stand by as two MLS teams existed in town.  I decided I would choose a team by the 2007 season.  But I had to sample them in person first. While most would […]

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Got my Chuck E. Cheese on!

Feb 15, 2016 No Comments

by Charly P. Chuck E. Cheese was fun. I played a lot of games, I got a lot of prizes. One of them was edible. It was a lolipop – a big long swirly – I call it “The Swirl”. I went with my 3 cousins, one of them is annoying but I can’t say […]

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Arcade Fire “still young, still hungry”

Feb 13, 2016 No Comments

by Matt Williams The moment I figured out how to find music on my own, I became an elitist. It’s not something I’m proud of, and I certainly deny it any chance I get, but when someone comes over to me and asks what I think of (insert band that grosses me out here), I […]

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Beneath the stars in Florence

Feb 11, 2016 No Comments

by David Dunn The 11 September 2001 should have been a joyous occasion, memorable for the recording and simultaneous webcast of Sting’s new live album in Tuscany but events of that day in the United States meant that this could not be. The recording and webcasting of Sting’s new album had been planned for months. […]

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I scalped a fake Super Bowl Ticket!

Feb 09, 2016 No Comments

By George Haggis Super Bowl XLI – February 4, 2006 – The ticket seen here is a fake ticket, a phony, a counterfeit! Every fans’ worst nightmare when buying in the secondary market. I inadvertently bought this ticket in Miami, FL for $400 thinking that it looked authentic, but still feeling a bit skeptical because […]

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The Fat Man Rocks Merriwether – 1985

Feb 02, 2016 No Comments

Even as they grew older (Jerry) and played with less of the energy they once brought to the stage – there was never any doubt that the Fat Man still rocked, and right from the start – Half-Step let us know this was gonna be a Jerry show. Being so close to all those colleges, […]

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