Saskatoon Saskatchewan 1967 or 1968

Doreen Fehr looks for a show in Saskatoon Saskatchewan:

I saw The Who when I was 15 or 16 in Saskatoon Saskatchewan, but Saskatoon is not listed. Anyone remember? It was at the Ice Arena.

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Concert in Leeds

John Knibbs about in a show in 1976:

The band appeared at the Mecca Nightclub in the Merrion Centre Leeds sometime in 1976 I don’t know if was a warm up for the Leeds University gig that year.My wife and I met and got married that year so we know it was definitely 1976.Someone we both worked with organised the tickets and most of our office went but it was a small venue and not particularly well attended so whether it was a last minute impromptu performance I don’t know.

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Tommy in baltimore

Rosemary asks about a show in the 1970s in Baltimore:

Reminiscing but can’t find any history on Tommy being performed in baltimore. Thought it was the civic center in baltimore. I remember where I was in relation to the stage so I know it wasn’t merriweather post pavilion. I would just love to know when it was, that’s all. Those were the days

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Who Concert in Indianapolis

Laura asks about a Who Concert in Indianapolis in 1967:

I went to their concert at the Coliseum in Indianapolis in 1967, around late August. Herman’s Hermits opened for them. Pete Townsend destroyed a double-neck 6/12 Gibson SG during their final song of My Generation. He then threw the remaining hunk of guitar through Herman’s Hermits bass drum. At least I believe it was 1967 and it was during the Indiana State Fair. Possibly another band played, but I don’t remember for sure. Do you have any info on this?

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Show in 1969?

Bob talks about a show of The Who in Ft Laud, Fl in 1969:

I remember being at a teen club called code one in ft laud when I was about 15 and the who was there, am I crazy?

Did The Who play a concert in Ft. Lauderdale?

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Helsinki, Kaivopuisto, Finland, June 1966

Marko Toikkanen is curious about The Who’s concert in helsinki on June, 6th 1966. He writes:

Just curious if you have any more information about this concert. I couldn’t find mention of it from “Anywhere Anyhow Anywhere” and few sources references the following year’s gig at Helsinki Ice Arena ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7BkGeEYNxB4 ) as Who’s first visit to my country. So I’m wondering if it happened or it was planned but never went ahead for some reason.
Thanks for a fantastic site once again.

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Hampton Beach Casino show date

Dave English looks for a show The Who played at the Hampton Beach Casino. He writes:

A local venue (Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom) in Hampton, New Hampshire, USA has decided tk make a wall of fame for famous acts that played there. It seems they know The Who played there but don’t know the exact date. My guess is very early on in their career. I searched for NH but only see a 2013 show in Manchester. Any idea? Thanks.

Any help is welcome. Write to info@thewholive.net.

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John Entwistle 1995

Fabio sent a lot of dates of Ringo Starr’s tour with his 3rd All Star Band in 1995, including John Entwistle on bass. He found the dates on a Beatles Solo Concerts site. The typical setlist was the same Japanese one: Don’t Go Where The Road Don’t Go (by Ringo), I Wanna Be Your Man (by Ringo), It Don’t Come Easy (by Ringo), The Locomotion (by Mark Farner), Nothing From Nothing (by Billy Preston), No Sugar Tonight (by Randy Bachman), People Got To Be Free (by Felix Cavaliere), Boris The Spider (by John), Boys (by Ringo), You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet (by Randy Bachman), You’re Sixteen (by Ringo), Yellow Submarine (by Ringo), My Wife (by John), Closer To Home / I’m Your Captain(by Mark Farner), Honey Don’t (by Ringo), Act Naturally (by Ringo), Back Off Boogaloo (by Ringo), Groovin’ (by Felix Cavaliere), Will It Go Round In Circles (by Billy Preston), Takin’ Care Of Business (by Randy Bachman), Some Kind Of Wonderful (by Mark Farner), Good Lovin’ (by Felix Cavaliere), Photograph (by Ringo). Encore: The No No Song (by Ringo), With A Little Help From My Friends (by Ringo).

Here are the dates:

  • Mon 2nd July – Missouri, St Louis, Jefferson Expansion Memorial
  • Tue 3rd July – Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Milwaukee Summerfest
  • Wed 4th July – Minnesota, Bloomington, Mall Of America
  • Thu 5th July – Illinois, Highland Park, Ravinia Park
  • Sun 8th July – Indiana, Merrillville, Star Plaza Theatre
  • Mon 9th July – Ohio, Cleveland, Nautica Stage
  • Tue 10th July – Michigan, Clarkston, Pine Knob Theatre
  • Wed 11th July – Acme, First America Stage
  • Fri 13th July – New York, New York City, Radio City Music Hall
  • Sun 15th July – New York, Kiamesha Lake, Imperial Ballroom Concord Hotel
  • Tue 17th July – Virginia, Vienna, Wolf Trap Farm Park for Performing Arts
  • Wed 18th July – New Jersey, Holmdel, Garden State Arts Center
  • Thu 19th July – Massachusetts, Boston, Harbor Lights Pavilion
  • Sat 21st July – New Jersey, Atlantic City, Caesar’s Palace
  • Sun 22nd July – New Jersey, Atlantic City, Caesar’s Palace
  • Mon 23rd July – New Jersey, Atlantic City, Caesar’s Palace
  • Wed 25th July – Rhode Island, Warwick, Warwick Musical Theatre
  • Fri 27th July – Connecticut, Wallingford, Oakdale Theatre
  • Sat 28th July – New York, Latham, Starlite Music Theatre
  • Sun 29th July – New York, North Tonawanda, Melody Music Fair
  • Tue 31st July – Ohio, Cincinnati, Riverbend Music Center
  • Wed 1st Aug – Pennsylvania, Pittsburg, I.C. Light Amphitheatre
  • Fri 3rd Aug – Florida, Orlando, Centroplex Arena
  • Sat 4th Aug – Florida, Sunrise, Sunrise Musical Theatre
  • Sun 5th Aug – Florida, Sunrise, Sunrise Musical Theatre
  • Tue 7th Aug – Georgia, Atlanta, Chastain Park Amphitheatre
  • Wed 8th Aug – Kentucky, Louisville, Palace Theatre
  • Thu 9th Aug – Alabama, Huntsville, Von Braun Civic Center
  • Sat 11th Aug – Texas, Houston, Arena Theatre
  • Sun 12th Aug – Texas, San Antonio, Sunken Garden
  • Mon 13th Aug – Texas, Dallas, Starplex Amphitheatre
  • Wed 15th Aug – Arizona, Phoenix, Mesa Amphitheatre
  • Thu 16th Aug – California, San Diego, Humphrey’s By The Bay
  • Fri 18th Aug – California, Los Angeles, The Greek Theatre
  • Sat 19th Aug – California, Los Angeles, The Greek Theatre
  • Sun 20th Aug – California, Concord, Concord Pavilion
  • Tue 22nd Aug – Washington, Seattle, Pier 62/63
  • Wed 23rd Aug – Washington, Seattle, Pier 62/63

John played also another concert with the same band at New York Theatre in New York City on 7th June 1995.
I hope I was helpful!

I will add the dates as soon as possible to the Guide.

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Missing Show in Nova Scotia

Ian talks about a missing show:

not on your list but im sure they played in nova scotia i 68 0r 69

Any info is welcome!

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Entwistle shows in CANADA

Michael remembers a show played by John Entwistle in Vancouver in the 1990s. Any help is recommended:

 You’re missing a great show in Vancouver, done with little Manhattan and a Buzzard. He did some songs off TOO LATE THE HERO.

In a small nightclub very near to BC Place. Wish I could recall the date, it was a great show. Table near the front featured wonderful tall blonde twins, apparently John’s date for the evening .

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