Cactus, Bloodrock, Potliquor, Dr. John, and Heaven Ticket Stub

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Title

Cactus, Bloodrock, Potliquor, Dr. John, and Heaven Ticket Stub

Alternative Title

Cactus, Bloodrock, Potliquor, Dr. John & Heaven Ticket

Subject

Orlando (Fla.)
Music--United States
Rock music--United States
Blues (Music)--United States
Jazz--United States
Funk (Music)--United States

Description

A ticket stub for a concert featuring Cactus, Bloodrock, Potliquor, Dr. John (b. 1940), and Heaven at the Tangerine Bowl, located at 1610 West Church Street in Downtown Orlando, Florida, on April 1, 1972. The ticket was $4 and the show began at 1 p.m. The Tangerine Bowl has been also known as Orlando Stadium, the Citrus Bowl, Florida Citrus Bowl Stadium and is currently known as Orlando Citrus Bowl Stadium. It opened in 1936 and has been home to numerous sporting and entertainment events throughout its existence.

Cactus is an American hard rock and blues band formed in 1969 in New York. They were known as "the American Led Zeppelin." Bloodrock was an American hard rock and blues band from Fort Worth, Texas, that enjoyed considerable success from 1969 to 1975. Potliquor was a Southern Rock band from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, that formed in 1969 and disbanded in 1979. Dr. John, the stage name of Malcolm John "Mac" Rebennack, is an American multi-instrumentalist wh.ose music blended New Orleans blues, jazz, rock, and R&B Heaven was a British jazz-influenced rock band that formed in 1968 and disbanded shortly after the release of their 1971 album.

Source

Original ticket stub: Private Collection of Carl Knickerbocker.

Date Created

ca. 1972-04-01

Contributor

Knickerbocker, Carl

Is Format Of

Digital reproduction of original ticket stub.

Is Part Of

Rock Collection, Central Florida Music History Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

Format

image/jpg

Extent

133 KB

Medium

1 ticket stub

Language

eng

Type

Text

Coverage

Tangerine Bowl, Orlando, Florida

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher

Rights Holder

Copyright to this resource is held by Carl Knickerbocker and is provided here by RICHES of Central Florida for educational purposes only.

Curator

Cravero, Geoffrey

Digital Collection

Source Repository

Private Collection of Carl Knickerbocker

External Reference

Aswell, Tom. Louisiana Rocks!: The True Genesis of Rock & Roll. Gretna, La: Pelican Pub. Co, 2010.
John, and Jack Rummel. Under a Hoodoo Moon: The Life of Dr. John the Night Tripper. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1994.

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