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WBLM remembers to legendary Def Leppard guitarist and songwriter, Steve Clark on his birthday. This legend played the CCCC with Def Leppard 3 times from 1981 to 1987. He absolutely brought that authentic rock and roll swagger with that guitar slung way down low every time.
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Happy 68th Birthday to the great Peter Frampton! That amazing tenor voice and signature Talkbox guitar returns to Blimpville this summer. He’s at Darling's Waterfront Pavilion in Bangor with the Steve Miller Band on July 5th!
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32 years ago, Aerosmith rocked a sold out show at the Civic Center. The tour was to support their comeback album Done With Mirrors which marked the return of Joe Perry and Brad Whitford.
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The show on April 15, 1982 at the Civic Center was sold-out! Reggae legends Black Uhuru opened. Sting came back a few more times but this was the only Portland appearance ever by the Police.

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39 years ago, Billy Joel performed live at the Civic Center in Portland for the very first time. The show was packed to capacity on April 13, 1979 for the Piano Man and his band.
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We’re celebrating another great show that came to Portland. 38 years ago today, WBLM welcomed back ZZ Top to the Civic Center on April 6, 1980. This came 3 years after they were the very first event and very first rock concert in Blimpville's new arena.

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