June 26: On This Day in Nippertown Musical History…

The Zombies (photo by Timothy Reidy)

The Zombies (photo by Timothy Reidy)

Photograph by Timothy Reidy

It’s Throwback Thursday, and we’re back with another installment of our new weekly Thursday morning feature: On This Day in Nippertown Musical History…

2013: The Zombies played at the Empire State Plaza
2012: Demi Lovato played at SPAC
2008: Thurston Moore played at the Upstate Artists Guild
2005: Trio! featuring Bela Fleck, Stanley Clarke & Jean-Luc Ponty played at the Freihofer Jazz Festival at SPAC
2004: Van Halen (the Sammy Hagar Reunion Edition) played at the Pepsi Arena
2003: Jay Z and 50 Cent played at SPAC
2002: Anne Murray played at Tanglewood
1999: Ellen McIlwaine played at Savannah’s
1998: Ominous Seapods played at Aiko’s
1994: Carolyn Hester played at Caffe Lena
1989: The Love Zombies played at the Bijou with 1313 Mockingbird Lane
1996: John Tesh played at SPAC
1993: Tony Bennett headlined the Newport Jazz Festival-Saratoga at SPAC
1992: Molly Hatchet played at the Schenectady IUE Hall
1991: Steve Winwood played at SPAC with Warren Zevon
1987: Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers played at SPAC with the Georgia Satellites
1984: The Plague played at 288 Lark

2 Responses to “June 26: On This Day in Nippertown Musical History…”

  1. michael eck says:

    I could be wrong, but I think that may have been the last Plague show prior to Scumfest 2 last summer.

  2. Rudy says:

    I was at the ’87 Petty show. I think there was a third band on the bill that night at SPAC. Who was it?

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