Steppenwolf Ticket Stub
Rock music--United States
A ticket stub for a concert featuring Steppenwolf at the Orlando Sports Stadium, which was also known as the Eddie Graham Sports Complex. Steppenwolf is a Canadian-American rock group that enjoyed worldwide success in the late 1960s and early 1970s, coining the term "heavy metal." Their Top 10 songs include "Born to Be Wild," "Magic Carpet Ride," and "Rock Me." The concert took place on November 14, 1970, at 8 p.m. and cost $4. Once host to some of the top names in sports and music, the Orlando Sports Complex was demolished by the Orange County Building Department in 1995 due to code violations.
Original ticket stub: Private Collection of Carl Knickerbocker.
Globe Ticket Company
Is Format Of
Digital reproduction of original ticket stub.
Is Part Of
Rock Collection, Central Florida Music History Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.
1 ticket stub
Orlando Sports Stadium, Orlando, Florida
Copyright to this resource is held by Carl Knickerbocker and is provided here by RICHES of Central Florida for educational purposes only.
Private Collection of Carl Knickerbocker
Kay, John, and John Einarson. Magic Carpet Ride: The Autobiography of John Kay and Steppenwolf. Kingston, Ont: Quarry Press, 1994.
Mixon, Bernie. "Sports Stadium Down For The Count." The Orlando Sentinel, November 15, 1995. http://articles.orlandosentinel.com/1995-11-15/news/9511141684_1_sports-stadium-orlando-sports-hoffman.