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Winterland

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!

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 […]