BOSTON AREA TICKET STUBS, 1960s - 2000s

Newport Folk July 24 1965 via Wayne Vald
Feb 1978 La Peste Infliktors via Willie

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Brian Coleman Tickets Slideshow 1

 

[Many of these were given / traded to me by Brother Wayne Rollins,

Gage One, Wayne Valdez and other friends]

Hillbilly Ranch April 1976 via David Bie
James Brown July 1980
James Brown Sept 1981
Gospel May 1981
Feb 1978 La Peste Infliktors via Willie
Feb 1983 via Wayne Valdez
Dorchester Sept 1980
Dorchester May 1979
Dorchester May 1978
Dorchester June 1980
Dorchester Aug 1983 via In Your Ear
Dorchester April 1978
Dorchester 1979
Dec 31 1983
Cortees July 1984
Channel Sept 19 1986
Carver Aud Oct 30 1983
Carver Aud Nov 1982
Carver Aud Nov 26 1983
Carver Aud July 1982
Carver Aud Feb 1983
Carver Aud Nov 18 1983
Carver Aud Jan 1980
Carver Aud Dec 1982
Boston Tech HS Nov 1986
Brookline Nov 1979
Cambridge Feb 14 1981
April 1990 via Kay Bourne
April 1981 Boston Tech HS
1976 The Club ballot via Willie Loco Ale
1981 New Rise Roscoes
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Brian Coleman Tickets Slideshow 2

 

[Many of these were given / traded to me by Brother Wayne Rollins,

Gage One, Wayne Valdez and other friends]

Roxbury Sept 1980
Roxbury April 1983
Roscoes May 1981
Roscoes Jan 1982
Oct 82 via Kay Bourne
Roscoes April 1981
Nov 27 29 1980 venue unsure
NE Life Hall July 1983 most likely
New Rise May 1981
Newport Folk July 24 1965 via Wayne Vald
May 1986 Boston Technical HS
May 1983 Marvin Gaye bus ticket
Mattapan Oct 1983
Mattapan July 1980
March 1981
Loeb May 1968 via Wayne Valdez
Lanes Mattapan Feb 1981
July 1982
July 1968 via Wayne Valdez
Sept 1980
Sept 1984
Skycap Plaza June 1981
Sonesta Cambridge July 2 1981
Strand Dec 1983
Strand July 1983
Strand Theater April 1986
Strand Oct 1986
Strand June 1986
Strand Theater July 1986
Strand Theater March 1985
Strand Theater Oct 1984
Strand Theater Oct WHAT YEAR
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Margot Edwards Ticket Stubs Slideshow

Tears For Fears Oct 1985
Monkees July 1986
U2 Sept 1987 Sullivan Stadium
Sonic Youth March 1990
Sinead O Connor Aug 1990
Replacements February 1991
REM October 1987
Ramones July 1990 Tom Tom Club Debbie Ha
Paul McCartney July 1990
Pixies Nov 1989
Lollapalooza July 1992
Janes Addiction March 1989
Jan 1990 Voivod Soundgarden Faith No Mor
INXS March 1988
Echo and Bunnymen Feb 1988
Bob Mould April 1991 Hartford
Cure Aug 1987
Elvis Costello Oct 1986
Philly Sept 1988 Mar
Sept 1989 Mar
Ritz NYC Nov 1990 Mar
Paradise April 1990 Mar
Oct 1993 Mar
1987 Mar
Nightstage June 1993 Mar
Centrum Nov 1986 Mar
Centrum April 1989 Mar
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Larry Katz Selected Ticket Stubs

[Courtesy of the Larry Katz Archives]

SHOULD BE SEPT 7 1982 Orpheum Katz
Sept 1984 Boston Garden tix Katz
PROB April 3 1985 Katz
Oct 1984 Wang Katz
June 1999 Symphony Hall Katz
June 1987 tix Katz
June 1981 tix Katz
July 1982 Common tix Katz
Great Woods June 1991 tix Katz
Dec 1985 Katz
Dec 1984 Katz
April 1987 Opera House tix Katz
Dec 16 1985 Orpheum tix Katz
Dec 1984 Berklee tix Katz
April 2002 Symphony Hall Katz
April 1986 Berklee tix Katz
2009 March Katz
1994 Oct Orpheum tix Katz
1993 April Katz
1992 March Orpheum Katz
1989 Sept Katz
1991 Sept tix Katz
1985 Jan Providence tix Katz
1984 Sept Katz
1984 Nick Lowe Aug Katz
1985 Dec 11 Katz
1980 April Katz
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Larry Katz Selected Backstage Passes

[Courtesy of the Larry Katz Archives]

Aug 31 1983 Katz
Sept 9 1984 Katz
Sept 30 1993 Katz
Sept 17 1986 Katz
Sept 8 1984 Katz
May 13 1996 Katz
June 29 1986 Katz
Oct 5 1985 Katz
July 24 1985 Katz
July 19 1985 Katz
Jan 23 1985 Katz
Flipper prob April 1981 Channel Katz
Grammys 1995 pass Katz
Diana Ross pass Katz
Aug 14 1984 Katz
Aug 10 1984 Katz
1999 Orpheum Katz
Aug 10 1983 Katz
Aug 2 1982 Katz
April 1984 Katz
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Bill Brotherton Selected Ticket Stubs & Passes [Slideshow 1]

WBCN Garden press pass Nov 1991 BILLB
Richard Thompson Strawberries receipt 19
Tom Petty 1985 1987 1999 2002 2017 BILLB
Richard Thompson 1986 1992 1994 1996 199
Roxy Music Fleet Pavillion July 2001 BIL
Peter Gabriel 1987 2002 BILLB
Pretenders 1984 1987 BILLB
Red Sox parking pass 1981 BILLB
Ray Charles Manning Bowl Lynn July 11 19
Neil Young 1987 2003 BILLB
Marvin Gaye Common VIP pass July 1983 BI
Monkees Great Woods Aug 1987 BILLB
Loudon Wainwright 1982 1999 BILLB
Lollapolooza Aug 9 1991 pass BILLB
Lighthouse Beverly High June 1972 BILLB.
Kool Gang Common VIP pass BILLB
Kinks 1970s 1984 stubs BILLB
Kiss 108 6th Anniv Garden May 1985 BILLB
John Denver Centrum North Shore 80s 1991
Elvis Costello 1982 1984 1989 1991 1994
Diana Ross 1991 2013 BILLB
Joan Armatrading 1986 1996 BILLB
Harry Belafonte North Shore 1988 1989 BI
Bruce Springsteen Garden VIP pass Dec 19
Buddy Rich 1984 1985 BILLB
Aerosmith Beverly High May 1973 BILLB
Boston Globe Jazz Fest Symphony Hall Sar
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Bill Brotherton Selected Ticket Stubs [Slideshow 2]

Zappa Orpheum Feb 1988 BILLB
Whitney Houston Common July 1986 BILLB
WBCN Boston Garden Nov 1991 BILLB
UB40 40 Common July 1985 BILLB
Wayne Newton North Shore July 1989 BILLB
Traffic Great Woods Aug 1994 BILLB
Tina Turner Great Woods Aug 1987 BILLB
Terence Trent Darby Metro March 1988 BIL
Sparks Paradise May 1982 BILLB
Sting Great Woods Aug 1988 BILLB
Sinead O Connor Great Woods Aug 1990 BIL
Sheryl Crow Orpheum May 1999 BILLB
Royalty of Doo Wop North Shore Sept 1988
Rolling Stones Sullivan Oct 1989 BILLB
Robert Ellis Orral Paradise Oct 1981 BIL
Rod Stewart Centrum Sept 1984 BILLB
Queen Music Hall Jan 30 1976 most likely
Pat Metheny Harborlights July 1998  BILL
Preservation Hall North Shore Sept 1988
Phish Great Woods July 1994 BILLB
Pink Floyd Providence Oct 1987 BILLB
Mink Deville Paradise March 1986 BILLB
Mel Torme North Shore Nov 1989 BILLB
Lyle Lovett Great Woods June 1993 BILLB.
Lollapalooza Great Woods Aug 1991 BILLB.
Kenny Rogers Great Woods June 1986 BILLB
Joe Williams Lynn Aug 1983 BILLB
Jazz Festival 1989 June Great Woods BILL
Jay Leno North Shore July 1988 BILLB
Jackson Browne Great Woods 1994 BILLB
Eric Clapton ticket voucher Centrum June
Eurythmics Great Woods Aug 1986 BILLB
Go Gos Centrum Sept 1984 BILLB
Devo Orpheum Nov 1982 BILLB
Clash Centrum April 1984 BILLB
Adrian Belew Paradise Sept 1983 BILLB
Cars Centrum Aug 1984 BILLB
Bon Jovi Great Woods July 1987 BILLB
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Jeannie Smith Selected Ticket Stubs [Slideshow 1]

J Geils 1980 1982 JEANNIE
Madonna Sullivan Stadium July 1987 JEANN
Kansas Molly Hatchet VENUE Nov 1980 JEAN
Family Values Centrum September 1998 JEA
Elton John JEANNIE
Aerosmith Centrum Nov 1982 two shows JEA
CSN Prov Civic Center Aug 1982 JEANNIE
ZZ Top Great Woods Sept 1991 JEANNIE
Van Halen Boston Garden July 1981 JEANNI
Wailers House of Blues Nov 2002 JEANNIE.
U2 Foxboro Aug 1992 JEANNIE
Tesla Channel June 1990 JEANNIE
Sha Na Na South Shore Music Circus Aug 1
Rush Centrum Dec 1982 JEANNIE
Santana Cape Cod Coliseum Sept 1983 JEAN
Roger Waters Tweeter Aug 1999 JEANNIE
Pousette Dart Joe Perry VENUE DATE JEANN
Preservation Ray Davies Tower Aud Oct 19
Peter Wolf Middle East 2003 JEANNIE
Paul Simon Bob Dylan Tweeter July 22 199
Outlaws May 1989 JEANNIE
Nomathemba Shubert April 1998 JEANNIE
New York Rock Soul Great Woods Aug 1992
Neil Young Providence Civic Feb YEAR JEA
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Jeannie Smith Selected Ticket Stubs [Slideshow 2]

Ziggy Marley Avalon June 2003 JEANNIE
Wilco Sonic Youth Fleet Pavillion June 2
Who Clash Shea Stadium NY Oct 1982 JEANN
Rolling Stones Foxboro Oct 1989 JEANNIE.
Radiohead Harborlights Aug 1997 JEANNIE.
Ladysmith Black Mambazo Sanders Jan 2003
INXS Centrum Feb 1991 JEANNIE
Kinks Boston Garden Sept 1981 JEANNIE
Huey Lewis Great Woods Sept 1988 JEANNIE
Ian McCullough Citi Club March 1990 JEAN
Heart John Cougar Centrum Oct 1982 JEANN
Hall Oates Great Woods Sept 1988 JEANNIE
Chris Cornell Orpheum Nov 1999 JEANNIE
Grateful Dead JEANNIE
Charlie Daniels Cape Cod Coliseum Sept 1
Cheap Trick Summer Jam New England Dragw
Bruins 1991 Stanley Cup JEANNIE
Bob Mould Paradise Aug 2003 JEANNIE
BB King Great Woods Sept 1997 JEANNIE
Beck Orpheum Oct 2002 JEANNIE
Blushing Brides Channel Oct 1987 JEANNIE
Alice Cooper Orpheum Oct 2002 JEANNIE
Allman Brothers Great Woods Sept 1998 JE
Alvin Lee EM Loews Worcester March 1983
Aretha Franklin Harborlights July 1997 J
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Bob Segal Selected Ticket Stubs [Slideshow 1]

GRATEFUL DEAD and JERRY GARCIA

1972 Grateful Dead Hartford
1972 Grateful Dead Waterbury
1973 Grateful Dead Boston
1973 Grateful Dead Providence
1973 Grateful Dead Springfield
1974 Grateful Dead Providence
1974 Grateful Dead Springfield
1974 Jerry Garcia
1976 Grateful Dead Boston
1976 Grateful Dead Hartford
1977 Grateful Dead Hartford
1977 Grateful Dead Springfield
1977 Jerry Garcia CT
1978 Grateful Dead
1979 Grateful Dead Springfield
1980 Jerry Garcia Orpheum
1983 Grateful Dead
1994 Grateful Dead
1995 Grateful Dead
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Bob Segal Selected Ticket Stubs [Slideshow 2]

VARIOUS

1969 Blood Sweat Tears NYC
1970s James Taylor Springfield
1972 Red Sox
1972 Sha Na Na CT
1973 Allman Brothers Dillon CT
1973 New Riders Hot Tuna Waterbury
1974 Eagles Lenox
1975 Jefferson Starship New Haven
1976 Neil Young Stills Hartford
1976 Steve Miller Hartford
1979 Roy Buchanan Headliners North
1980 Edgar Winter Shirley MA
1980 Robin Lane Headliners North
1990 10000 Maniacs
1992 Albert Collins Nightstage
1992 Arlo Guthrie Sanders
1992 NRBQ Nightstage
1992 Ronnie Spector Nightstage
1993 Babatunde Olatunji Sanders
1993 Belly Radiohead Avalon
1993 Nirvana Fitchburg
1994 Kukuruza Cambridge
1994 Makeba Masekela Symphony Hall
1994 Morphine Avalon
1994 Sonny Rollins Regattabar
1995 Aretha Franklin Wang
1995 PJ Harvey Avalon
1995 Zap Mama Berklee
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Amy Prohaska Selected Ticket Stubs [Slideshow 1]

Lets Active Paradise July 1986 AMYP
Jonathan Richman Nightstage July 1991 AM
Jon Spencer Roxy May 1997 AMYP
Johnny Cash Indian Ranch July 1993 AMYP.
Jimmie Dale Gilmore HOB May 1997 AMYP
Jayhawks Paradise May 1997 AMYP
Iggy Pop Avalon April 1996 AMYP
Human Sexual New Years Dec 1988 AMYP
Hoodoo Gurus Citi Dec 1989 AMYP
Guided By Voices Cheap Trick Avalon Sept
Grant Lee Buffalo Karma Club Aug 1998 AM
Flaming Lips Sebadoh Roxy Aug 1999 AMYP.
Eds Redeeming Channel Jan 1989 AMYP
David Bowie Avalon Sept 1996 AMYP
DBs Paradise Oct 1987 AMYP
Cure Smith Oct 1985 AMYP
Cramps Avalon Nov 1997 AMYP
Connells Paradise Dec1993 AMYP
Chills Paradise Oct 1988 AMYP
Charlatans Paradise Feb 1991 AMYP
Camper Van Big Dipper WHAT COLLEGE Oct 1
Breeders Paradise Sept 1992 AMYP
Beastie Boys Centrum May 1995 AMYP
Amnesty benefit Hypnosonics Cavedogs Arl
Alex Chilton UMass Sept 1987 AMYP
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Amy Prohaska Selected Ticket Stubs [Slideshow 2]

Wilco Paradise June 1995 AMYP
WFNX 8th Bday pass Sept 1991 AMYP
Urge Overkill Paradise Sept 1993 AMYP
Tom Waits Orpheum Sept 1999 AMYP
Tom Jones Avalon Jan 1995 AMYP
Teenage Fanclub Paradise Feb 1992 AMYP
Superchunk Sebadoh Paradise Jan 1992 AMY
Shane MacGowan Avalon Aug 1995 AMYP
Scruffy The Cat Paradise Dec 1987 AMYP
Ronnie Dawson Mama Kin Aug 1997 AMYP
Robyn Hitchcock Paradise Nov 1986 AMYP
Replacements Opera House Nov 1987 AMYP
Radiohead Harborlights Aug 1997 AMYP
REM UMass Oct 1984 AMYP
Psychedelic Furs Orpheum July 1986 AMYP.
Pogues Orpheum Sept 1991 AMYP
Pixies Galaxie 500 Rat Dec 1988 AMYP
Paul Westerberg Paradise July 1996 AMYP.
Morphine Lupos Jan 1995 AMYP
Marshall Crenshaw Mama Kin Oct 1996 AMYP
Lyle Lovett Harborlights July 1997 AMYP.
Luka Bloom Irish Embassy Feb 1994 AMYP
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