Portland Concerts

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Happy 70th Birthday to Alice Cooper! We count 11 Maine appearances from USM in 1972 to Bangor with Motley Crue in 2015. Thanks Uncle Alice!
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Over the past 30 years of being part of Blimp air staff, I’ve had the privilege of meeting many iconic figures in the world of rock. None have been more friendly and genuine than Graham Nash.
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31 years ago, Billy Joel returned to the Civic Center here in Portland for the third time and a third sold-out show.
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He co-wrote songs with front man Peter Wolf throughout their history and wrote the band’s biggest hit Centerfold from their only number one album, Freeze-Frame. Happy 67th Birthday to Seth Justman, keyboardist and songwriter for the J Geils Band.
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The Guitar God has melted Mainers faces live in concert 10 times from 1978 to 2015...Happy 63rd Birthday to Eddie Van Halen!
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27 years ago today, ZZ Top played the second of two sold-out nights at the Civic Center in Portland. They were here on the Recycler tour and the song My Head’s in Mississippi was rockin’ the airwaves of WBLM!
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If he were still with us, Ronald Wayne Van Zant the legendary lead singer and songwriter for Lynyrd Skynyrd would’ve turned 70 today.

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34 years ago today, Ozzy Osbourne kicked off his Bark at The Moon tour right here at the Cumberland County Civic Center with Motley Crue!

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