38 years ago tonight a snow storm hit the northeast stranding hundreds at an Aerosmith concert and I was one of them! The storm whacked the area with 21 inches of snow, which doesn't sound overwhelming but the thing is, nobody expected the snow storm, let alone the blizzard it became.
On Monday, Governor Cuomo announced that New York City's indoor dining establishments could reopen starting February 12, at 25% capacity. Today the Governor announced that sports arenas and stadiums with a capacity of 10,000 or more can reopen as early as February 23rd.
The Daily Gazette confirms that Zeppelin played the Aerodome, located at 1588 State Street in Schenectady, TWICE on August 20, 1969. There was an 8pm show and 11pm show! Oh and it was Robert Plant's 21st birthday!
On August 28, 1998 I met Eddie Van Halen. Of course I remember the date. I remember everything about spending time with the greatest guitar player of my time and possibly all time. They say you shouldn't meet you idols as you may be let down. In this case, they were wrong.
How much are your concert t-shirts worth? I suppose that depends on who you ask but if you ask me my shirts are priceless. The concert shirt was a badge of honor in the 80's and in 2021 some may be worth more than the $10 you paid for them back in the day.