Bill Graham Concerts

  1. Hendrix in Berkeley, 1970 Bill Graham: Hendrix in Berkeley, 1970 Berkeley Community Theatre May 30, 1970 The ultimate guitar god delivers a challenging but rewarding set, including tunes "Straight Ahead," "Machine Gun" and "Foxy Lady," shortly before his tragic death.
  2. Joe Cocker In Germany, 1983 Bill Graham: Joe Cocker In Germany, 1983 Loreley Amphitheatre Aug 20, 1983 The Sheffield Soul Shouter was born on this day in 1944. Hear him sing "Whiter Shade of Pale," "Feelin' Alright" and "With a Little Help From My Friends."
  3. The Last Waltz's 40th Anniversary Bill Graham: The Last Waltz's 40th Anniversary Winterland Nov 25, 1976 Staged by Bill Graham, the Band's farewell concert was presented on Thanksgiving Day, 1976. Here the un-retouched recording.
  4. Happy Birthday, Jaimoe! Bill Graham: Happy Birthday, Jaimoe! Cow Palace Dec 31, 1973 Jai Johanny Johanson, who turns 72 today, engages in an epic drum duel with Butch Trucks on "La Brers" in this 1973 Allmans set.
  5. Phish's Summer Tour Bill Graham: Phish's Summer Tour Shoreline Amphitheatre Oct 18, 1998 The jam band, which has a three-night run in Saratoga Springs this weekend, continues rolling across the country. Hear a rare acoustic set.
  6. Happy Birthday, Jeff Beck! Bill Graham: Happy Birthday, Jeff Beck! Fillmore West Jul 24, 1968 The British guitar hero turns 72 today. Hear him play "Jeff's Boogie," "You Shook Me" and "Morning Dew" in this 1968 Fillmore West set.
  7. Happy Birthday, Sir Paul! Bill Graham: Happy Birthday, Sir Paul! RFK Stadium Jul 4, 1990 Paul McCartney turns 74 today. Hear him perform classic Beatles and Wings tunes in this 1990 concert from RFK Stadium in Washington D.C.
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  9. A Birthday Salute to Prince Bill Graham: A Birthday Salute to Prince DNA Lounge Apr 12, 1993 The late Prince Rogers Nelson would've turned 58 today. Hear him debut his New Power Generation band on his Act I Tour from 1993.
  10. John Lee Hooker at Shoreline Bill Graham: John Lee Hooker at Shoreline Shoreline Amphitheatre Oct 10, 1992 The Boogie Man is joined by guitarist Ry Cooder on "Serves Me Right to Suffer," "Hobo Blues" and "Crawlin' King Snake" in this 1992 set.
  11. Grace Slick With Great Society, 1966 Bill Graham: Grace Slick With Great Society, 1966 Fillmore Auditorium Jun 10, 1966 The singer premieres "Somebody To Love" and "White Rabbit" with the Bay Area band before joining Jefferson Airplane later that year.
  12. Pearl Harbor & The Explosions Bill Graham: Pearl Harbor & The Explosions Oakland Auditorium Aug 24, 1979 The Bay Area new wave band performs "Let's Eat," "Shut Up And Dance" and their single "Drivin'" in this 1979 set from the Oakland Auditorium.
  13. Remembering Alvin Lee Bill Graham: Remembering Alvin Lee Winterland Apr 30, 1971 The Brit guitar star, who died on this day in 2013, leads Ten Years After on scorching versions of "I'm Going Home" and "Sweet LIttle Sixteen."