CONCERTS ATTENDED GROWING UP IN SEATTLEby plpsmovies | created - 10 May 2012 | updated - 10 Jun 2016 | Public
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WHILE GROWING UP IN SEATTLE, AS A YOUNG ENTHUSIASTIC CONCERT GOER, HANGING OUT AT STAGE DOORS, WORKING PAPER ROUTES, P/T AFTER SCHOOL TIL MIDNGHT AFTER SCHOOL, AS A BARTENDER AT "PARKERS RESTAURANT"==BEST JOB EVER !! VENUES INCLUDE "THE KEY ARENA","MEMORIAL STADIUM", "THE KINGDOME"-"THE COLISEUM","THE EXHIBITION HALL", "THE OPERA HOUSE"-"BENAROYA HALL"-"THE BITE OF SEATTLE @ GREEN LAKE"-"BITE OF SEATTLE @ SEATTLE CENTER" "THE STATELINE(ID)"-"THE AQUARIUS TAVERN"(PRE 1980 PARKERS)-"SUMMER NIGHTS AT THE PIER"(SEATTLE WATERFRONT)-"PIER 70"-"THE TACOMA DOME"-"LAKE HILLS ROLLER RINK"(BELLEVUE)-"THE GORGE@GEORGE"-"MONTANA'S"(SO SEATTLE)-"SARATOGA TRUNK"-"BALLARD FIREHOUSE"-"CENTRAL TAVERN"-"COMEDY UNDERGROUND"-" PARAMOUNT THEATER"-"THE MOORE THEATER", "MARYMOOR PARK" (REDMOND), "WOODLAND PARK ZOO", "SEWARD PARK", "SNOQUALMIE CASINO"- "EMERALD QUEEN CASINO"-"WHITE RIVER AMPHITHEATER"-"CHATEAU STE. MICHELLE"
THOUGHTS KEEP COMING BACK AS I EXPLORE MY MUSIC COLLECTION AND AT RECENT PLAYBACK IT WILL TAKE "33 + YEARS @ 8 HOURS A DAY TO LISTEN TO MY LIBRARY-AMAZON PURCHASES, eMUSIC, iTUNES, RHAPSODY, PANDORA--YES ALL LAWFULLY ACQUIRED--NO NAPSTER-NO TORRENTS
WHAT AMAZES ME IS THE VOLUME OF MUSIC THAT PEOPLE TODAY, LISTEN-BUY-LISTEN-DISPOSE, AND DON'T KEEP THE SONGS THAT CHANGED, SAVED AND WILL CONTINE TO AFFECT THEIR LIVES, TIL THEY CAN NO LONGER "FEEL"
A SEPARATE LIST MAY BE CREATED FOR LOCAL SCENES THAT SPURRED GROWTH AND SUCCESS OF THESE ARTISTS: "THE AQUARIUS TAVERN"-"MEEKER'S LANDING"-
1. Bo Diddley
Actor | Trading Places
Ever heard "I Want Candy" or "Not Fade Away" or "Willie & The Hand Jive", Shirley & Company's "Shame, Shame, Shame" or U2's "Desire" or George Michael's "Faith"? If you have, then you've heard the "Bo Diddley beat", the most famous beat in the world! One of the founding fathers of rock 'n' roll, Bo ...
PARKER'S,1984=SET A PERSONAL BEST OF $3,285 IN A 6 1/2 HOUR SHIFT
Soundtrack | Nebraska
Member Rod Price died March 27, 2005, of a heart attack, at 57 years old.
4. Ricky Nelson
Ricky Nelson was born on May 8, 1940 in Teaneck, New Jersey, USA as Eric Hilliard Nelson. He was an actor, known for The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet (1952) and Rio Bravo (1959). He was married to Kristin Harmon. He died on December 31, 1985 in De Kalb, Texas, USA.
STATELINE,IDAHO,PARKERS, CONCERTS AT THE PIER,
Soundtrack | The Emperor's New Groove
Sting was born Gordon Matthew Sumner on 2 October, 1951 in Wallsend, North Tyneside, Tyne and Wear, England, the eldest of four children of Audrey (Cowell), a hairdresser, and Ernest Matthew Sumner, an engineer and milkman. He received his name from a striped sweater he wore which looked like a bee...
PARAMOUNT, BACK TO BASS TOUR, MORE WOMEN THAN I COULD COUNT IN ATTENDENCE
Soundtrack | TRON
Journey was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Recording at 6750 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California.
THE GORGE AT GEORGE, THE COLISIU
Soundtrack | The Hitman's Bodyguard
Foreigner is an English-American rock band, originally formed in New York City in 1976 by veteran English musician Mick Jones ex-Spooky Tooth and fellow Briton and ex-King Crimson member Ian McDonald along with American vocalist Lou Gramm. Jones came up with the band's name as he, McDonald and ...
10. Steely Dan
Soundtrack | R.I.P.D.
Walter Becker, Co-Founder and Co-Songwriter, guitarist of Steely Dan died on September 3, 2017.
THE GORGE AT GEORGE with PAULA, TOM, AND TOMS FRIEND WHOM WE STAYED AT IN KITITAS, BEAUTIFUL NIGHT, BEAUTIFUL PEOPLE, A MOST ENJOABLE EXPERIENCE, ALL THE PEOPLE AT THE CONCERT MADE FOR A HEARTFELT AND A LOVEFELT, I REALLY WANTED TO TUCK PAULA 3-5-7-99 ADDITIOANAL TIMES, HER COMMENT"NO ONE HAS EVER COVERED AND TUCKED ME IN, A PRIVATE KISS ON HER FOREHEAD, SWEET DREAS
11. The Beach Boys
Soundtrack | The Boat That Rocked
The Beach Boys is an American rock band formed in Hawthorne, California, in 1961. The group's original lineup consisted of brothers Brian, Dennis, and Carl Wilson; their cousin Mike Love; and their friend Al Jardine. The Beach Boys are one of the most critically acclaimed, commercially successful, ...
13. Black Sabbath
Soundtrack | Iron Man
Black Sabbath were an English rock band, formed in Birmingham in 1968, by guitarist and main songwriter Tony Iommi, bassist and main lyricist Geezer Butler, drummer Bill Ward and singer Ozzy Osbourne. Black Sabbath are often cited as pioneers of heavy metal music. The band helped define the genre ...
14. Led Zeppelin
Soundtrack | The Song Remains the Same
Led Zeppelin are a popular British band best known for their iconic "Stairway to Heaven" as well as for co-creating the music genre of heavy metal. Since their nine albums were recorded between 1968 and 1979, Led Zeppelin has been one of the most popular bands of all time, having sold more than 300...
15. Robert Plant
Soundtrack | The Song Remains the Same
Prior to Hobbstweedle (a pickup blues band formed to honour a gig at West Midlands College Of Education) Robert was the frontman for The Band of Joy - featuring Percy, John Bonham, Paul Lockey (bass), Chris Brown (keyboards) and Kevyn Gammond (guitar). The BOJ were on verge of making a record deal ...
16. Stevie Wonder
Soundtrack | Wild Wild West
Born Stevland Hardaway Judkins in Saginaw, Michigan, United States, to Calvin Judkins and Lula Mae Hardaway. Due to being born six weeks premature, Stevie Wonder was born with a condition called retinopathy of prematurity, which made him blind. Stevie Wonder, even with this disability, made his ...
THE EXHIBITION HALL, OPENED FOR THE ROLLING STONES
18. Bryan Adams
Soundtrack | Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves
Canadian singer-songwriter Bryan Adams rose to fame with the release of his third album, "Cuts Like a Knife" (1983). The album made him popular throughout the United States. However, it was his fourth album "Reckless" (1984), which is referred to as one of the best albums of the decade that made ...
20. Iron Butterfly
Soundtrack | Resident Evil: Extinction
In 1995 band member Phil Kramer called Los Angeles police and told them he was going to commit suicide. On May 31, 1999--more than four years later--his remains were found in a wrecked car at the bottom of a canyon in the Santa Monica Mountains outside of Los Angeles.
THE EXHIBITION HALL
Soundtrack | The Boat That Rocked
The Rolling Stones are the legendary British rock band known for many popular hits, such as Paint it Black, Lady Jane, Ruby Tuesday, and (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction. Almost everyone who attended their shows is quick to comment on their ability to start you up and shake your hips. Their song "...
2 TIMES, FIRST AT "THE EXHIBITION HALL" AND AT "THE KINGDOM"--BRIDGES TO BABYLON TOUR,
Soundtrack | Baby Driver
The Steve Miller Band was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Recording at 1750 Vine Street in Hollywood, California.
A COUPLE TIMES
Soundtrack | The Perfect Storm
On October 29, 1971, lead guitarist Duane Allman was killed in a motorcycle accident in Macon, Georgia. The following year, on November 11, bassist Berry Oakley was killed in a similar accident three blocks away.
24. Eric Clapton
Soundtrack | Lethal Weapon 3
Eric Clapton was born in Ripley, Surrey, England, on March 30, 1945. His real father was a Canadian pilot but he didn't find that out until he was 53. When he was 2 his mother felt she was unable to look after him, so Eric then went to live with his grandparents. When he was 14 he took up the ...
25. Jeff Beck
Soundtrack | The Boat That Rocked
Jeff Beck was born in Surrey in 1944. He grew up in a suburban street in Carshalton. When he was about 10, he wanted to play the guitar. His mum, however, wanted him to play the piano because she didn't approve of the guitar. When he was in his late teens, he joined "The Tridents" on lead guitar. ...
MOORE THEATER, I COULD ALMOST TOUCH HIM, WHAT A SUPERB ARTIST
26. Pat Metheny
Soundtrack | Toys
Pat Metheny was born on August 12, 1954 in Lee's Summit, Missouri, USA.
Soundtrack | Small Soldiers
Rush were awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Recording at 6752 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California.
"FULL BLOWN"====="THE BEST COVER BAND I HAVE EVER SEEN & HEARD" FROM CANADA ONE MONDAY NIGHT @ PARKERS
Actress | This Is How Rumors Start
32. Pink Floyd
Soundtrack | Doctor Strange
Syd Barrett: vocals, guitar (born: Roger Keith Barrett; 6 January, 1946; Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, UK). In 1968, Syd Barrett left the band. Syd died in July, 2006 at aged 60 from pancreatic cancer.
David Gilmour: vocals, guitar (born: David John Gilmour; 6 March, 1946; Cambridge, ...
33. Van Halen
Soundtrack | Spaceballs
Van Halen is an American hard rock band formed in Pasadena, California, in 1972. The band went on to become major stars, and by the early 1980s they were one of the most successful rock acts of the time. 1984 was their most successful album. The lead single, "Jump", became an international hit and ...
34. Jonny Lang
Soundtrack | The Last Stand
Jonny Lang was born on January 29, 1981 in Fargo, North Dakota, USA as Jon Gordon Langseth Jr. He has been married to Haylie Johnson since June 8, 2001. They have three children.
SUMMER CONCERT JAM @ MEMORIAL STADIUM
35. Ray Charles
Actor | The Blues Brothers
A tragic fate may have given this visionary a heightened sensitivity, perception, awareness, even expansion to his obvious musical gifts that he may have never touched upon had he not suffered from his physical affliction. Whatever it was, Ray Charles revolutionized American music and was ...
PARKERS, 13 TIMES
36. Elvin Bishop
Soundtrack | Guardians of the Galaxy
Elvin Bishop grew up on a farm in Iowa with no electricity and no running water. His family moved to Oklahoma when he was ten. Raised in an all-white community, he had no exposure to blacks or their music except though the radio, and the piercing sound of Jimmy Reed's harmonica got his attention. ...
LAKE HILLS ROLLER RINK, THE STATELINE, AQUARIUS TAVERN, PARKERS
39. B.B. King
Actor | Blues Brothers 2000
B.B. King was born on September 16, 1925 as Riley B. King. He was married to Sue Carol Hall and Martha Lee Denton. He died on May 14, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
PARKERS, A NUMBER OF TIMES AND AN PERSONAL AUTOGRAPH
40. ZZ Top
Soundtrack | Back to the Future Part III
Are referenced in the song "Life is a Rock but the Radio Rolled Me" by Reunion.
WESTERN WASHINGTON FAIR, ANNNNNNNNNNNND
42. Wayne Newton
Actor | Licence to Kill
Wayne Newton was born on April 3, 1942 in Roanoke, Virginia, USA as Carson Wayne Newton. He is an actor, known for Licence to Kill (1989), The Adventures of Ford Fairlane (1990) and Vegas Vacation (1997). He has been married to Kathleen McCrone since April 9, 1994. They have one child. He was ...
1974-CUTCO CAREER CONFERENCE, SO. LAKE TAHOE
43. Johnny Winter
Soundtrack | The Accused
Johnny Winter was born on February 23, 1944 in Beaumont, Texas, USA as John Dawson Winter III. He was married to Susan Warford. He died on July 16, 2014 in Zurich, Switzerland.
44. Simply Red
Soundtrack | Frantic
Simply Red is a British soul and pop band that were formed in 1983 in Manchester. The the singer and songwriter Mick Hucknall, was by the time the band was disbanded in 2010, the only original member left. Since the release of their debut studio album Picture Book (1985), they have had ten songs ...
Soundtrack | Back to the Future
Huey Lewis and the News is an American pop rock band based in San Francisco, California. They had a run of hit singles during the 1980s and early 1990s, eventually achieving 19 top ten singles across the Billboard Hot 100, Adult Contemporary, and Mainstream Rock charts. Their most successful album,...
DENISES' NEW AGE DAY COLISEUM FLOOR, 20 FEET BACK !
47. Bruce Hornsby
Soundtrack | Backdraft
Bruce Hornsby was born on November 23, 1954 in Williamsburg, Virginia, USA as Bruce Randall Hornsby. He has been married to Kathy Lynn Yankovich since December 31, 1983. They have two children.
DENISES' NEW AGE DAY, OPENED FOR HUEY LEWIS
48. Kool & The Gang
Soundtrack | The Nice Guys
Kool & the Gang are an American band formed in Jersey City, New Jersey in 1964 by brothers Robert "Kool" Bell and Ronald Bell, with Dennis "D.T." Thomas, Robert Mickens, Charles Smith, George Brown, and Ricky West. They have undergone numerous changes in personnel and have explored many musical ...
50. Ohio Players
Soundtrack | Boogie Nights
Members have included Leroy 'Sugarfoot' Bonner, Robert 'Rumba' Jones, Billy Beck, Wes Boatman, Dean Simms, Mervin Pierce, Ralph Middlebrooks, Jimmy Sampson, Vincent Thomas, James 'Diamond' Williams, Clarence Willis, Greg Webster, Bruce Napier, Andrew Noland, Clarence Satchell, Bobby Lee Fears, ...
51. Blue Öyster Cult
Soundtrack | Zombieland
Members have included Eric Bloom, Allen Lanier, Donald Roeser, Jules Radino, Richie Castellano, Kasim Sulton, Albert Bouchard, Andrew Winters, Les Braunstein, Joe Bouchard, Rick Downey, Jimmy Wilcox, Tommy Zvonchek, Jon Rogers, Ron Riddle, Chuck Burgi, John Miceli, Greg Smith, Danny Miranda, John ...
52. Tina Turner
Soundtrack | Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome
After almost fifty years in the music business, Tina Turner has become one of the most commercially-successful international female rock stars to date. Her sultry, powerful voice, her incredible legs, her time-tested beauty and her unforgettable story all contribute to her legendary status.
55. Crowded House
Soundtrack | Everest
Crowded House is a rock band from Melbourne, Australia that originally formed in 1985. The band have been on hiatus since 2011, however the group reunited in 2016 for a series of sold out anniversary shows at the Sydney Opera House. The last official lineup for the band is Neil Finn, Nick Seymour, ...
56. Joan Jett
Soundtrack | Light of Day
Joan Jett rose to fame in the 1970s all-girl rock band The Runaways. Her cover of "I Love Rock and Roll" was a number one hit in 1982; "Crimson and Clover" was another hit for her. Jett has appeared as Columbia in the Broadway production of "The Rocky Horror Show".
Soundtrack | You Don't Mess with the Zohan
Members have included Tommy Caldwell, Doug Gray, Pat Ellwood, Rick Willis, B.B. Borden, Marcus James Henderson, Toy Caldwell, Jerry Eubanks, Paul Riddle, George McCorkle, Franklin Wilkie, Ronnie Godfrey, Rusty Milner, Tom Robb, Ace Allen, Tim Lawter, Don Cameron, Frank Toler, Mark Pettey, Ronald ...
Soundtrack | Shindig!
Two #1 hits include, "You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'" (1965) (written by Phil Spector, Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil / "(You're My) Soul and Inspiration" (1966) (written by Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil.
Soundtrack | Otis
Mike "Smitty" Smith died of natural causes at his home in Hawaii on March 6, 2001, at the age of 58.
PARKERS, 3 TIMES, WESTERN WASHINGTON FAIRGROUNDS
BOB AND HIS DAUGHTER, CARRIE TACOMA DOME
62. Merrilee Rush
Soundtrack | Jerry Maguire
Merrilee Rush was born on January 26, 1940 in Seattle, Washington, USA.
LAKE HILLS ROLLER RINK, PARKERS
63. Level 42
Soundtrack | Hot Pursuit
Level 42 are an English band formed in Isle of Wight in 1980. They have had a number of UK and worldwide hits during the 1980s and 1990s. Their most successful single in the UK was "Lessons in Love", which reached number three on the UK Singles Chart, and number 12 on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart...
Soundtrack | Armageddon
Aerosmith is an American rock band, sometimes referred to as "the Bad Boys from Boston" since they were formed in Boston, Massachusetts in 1970. Aerosmith is the best-selling American hard rock band of all time, having sold more than 150 million records worldwide, including over 70 million records ...
Sound_department | 11-11-11
Amid Hollywood film studios and rock clubs, is a triple threat industry professional: expert audio engineer; music producer and film mixer, Michael McDonald. The former UCLA football player has several gold and platinum records on his studio wall. They stand as rewards of his successful career ...
Soundtrack | Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
Ranked #57 on VH1's 100 Greatest Hard Rock Artists.
PARKERS, PERSONAL AUTOGRAPHS "BEST GOD DAMN MARGARITAS" ALSO
69. Eddie Money
Soundtrack | Over the Top
Eddie Money was born on March 21, 1949 in New York City, New York, USA as Edward Joseph Mahoney. He was married to Laurie Money and Margo Lee Walker. He died on September 13, 2019 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
70. The Firm
Actor | The Firm: Radioactive
British novelty pop group founded by session musicians and songwriters John O'Connor and Grahame Lister, who then enlisted the Rubettes guitarist and vocalist Tony Thorpe, singer Dev Douglas, and singer guitarist Gary Wilson. The group had a 1982 hit "Arthur Daley 'E's Alright" based around the ...
PARKERS AT THE 15th ANNIVERSARY OF "KISW 99.9", A SUPER GROUP MADE UP WITH PAUL RODGERS, JIMMY PAIGE, TONY FRANKLIN, CHRIS SLADE HIT SONG-RADIOACTIVE
Soundtrack | Swingers
PARKERS, CONCERTS AT THE PIER, STATELINE, ++
72. Third Eye Blind
Soundtrack | Game Night
Tony Fredianelli replaced Kevin Cadogan as guitarist for Third Eye Blind. Tony was originally one of the first members of 3EB, but left the band early on. He re-joined the band after Kevin Cadogan was terminated.
OPENED FOR ROLLING STONES BRIDGES TO BABYLON TOUR,