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San Francisco

The Tubes rock Winterland (1975)

February 21, 1975 – alternative band The Tubes – that is Rick Anderson (b), Michael Cotton (synth), Prairie Prince (d), Bill Spooner (g, voc), Roger Steen (g, voc) Re Styles (voc), Fee Waybill (voc) and Vince Welnick (kb) – will be on stage at Winterland in San Francisco, CA

Frankie Beverly takes Raw Soul to San Francisco (1975)

February 15, 1975 – American band Raw Soul (ex The Butlers) with its lead singer Frankie Beverly opens for British band Gentle Giant at the Winterland in San Francisco. The music is great but, they should pick a name easier to remember. Something like “Maze” for instance!

Grateful Dead celebrate Chinese New Year (1987)

January 29, 1987 – Grateful Dead – that is Jerry Garcia (g, voc), Bob Weir (g), Brent Mydland (kb), Phil Lesh (b), Bill Kreutzmann (d) & Mickey Hart (d) – will be on stage with Chinese Symphony Orchestra to celebrate Chinese New Year at San Francisco Civic Auditorium in San Francisco

The Grateful Dead play at home (1987)

January 28, 1987 – Grateful Dead plus Jose Lorenzo – Agogo on hand bells and Sikiru Adepoju on talking drum will play two sets at San Francisco Civic Auditorium in San Francisco, CA

Chick Corea sits in with SFJAZZ Collective (2013)

January 23, 2013 – Chick Corea sits in with the SFJAZZ Collective – that is Miguel Zenón (s), David Sánchez (ts), Stefon Harris (vib), Avishai Cohen (tp), Andre Hayward (tb), Edward Simon (p), Matt Penman (b) and Jeff Ballard (d) – at the SFJAZZ Center in San Francisco, CA