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The Tubes mystify Winterland (1975)

December 31, 1975 – chaotic Californian band The Tubes – that is Fee Waybill (voc), Rick Anderson (b), Michael Cotten (synth), Mingo Lewis (perc), Prairie Prince (d), Bill Spooner (g), Roger Steen, (g), Re Styles (voc), Vince Welnick (kb) plus drummer Aynsley Dunbar & guitarist Dick Bright – will be on stage at Winterland in […]

Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers visit Winterland (1978)

December 30, 1978 – upcoming band from Florida Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers – that is Tom Petty (ld voc, g, harmo), Ron Blair (b), Mike Campbell (g, voc), Stan Lynch (d), Benmont Tench (kb, voc) – performs at Winterland in San Francisco, CA

Grateful Dead occupy Winterland (1977)

December 30, 1977 – (and tomorrow) Grateful Dead – that is Jerry Garcia (g, voc), Bob Weir (g, voc), Phil Lesh (b), Keith Godchaux (p), Donna Godchaux (voc), Bill Kruetzman (d, perc) and Mickey Hart(d, perc) – performs at Winterland in San Francisco, CA

The Tubes destroy Winterland (1978)

December 28, 1978 – chaotic Californian band The Tubes – that is Fee Waybill (voc), Rick Anderson (b), Michael Cotten (synth), Mingo Lewis (perc), Prairie Prince (d), Bill Spooner (g), Roger Steen, (g), Re Styles (voc), Vince Welnick (kb) plus drummer Aynsley Dunbar & guitarist Dick Bright – will be on stage at Winterland in […]

Fleetwood Mac tango in San Francisco (1987)

December 12, 1987 – Fleetwood Mac “The Tango In The Night” Tour with two guitarists Billy Burnette and Rick Vito in place of Lindsey Buckingham who has left the band, stops at Cow Palace in San Francisco More Info

Metallica celebrate 30 Years Anniversary – Day 4 (2011)

December 10, 2011 – it is the last of the four shows that Metallica (plus ex-members Jason Newstead, Dave Mustaine and others) will play for selected members of their fan club to celebrate their 30th anniversary at Fillmore Theatre, San Francisco, California

Eric, Jeff et al play in SF for ARMS (1983)

December 2, 1983 – is the second night of the ARMS (Action into Research for Multiple Sclerosis) Charity Concert featuring Jimmy Page, Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck and others. at the Cow Palace in San Francisco