Steppenwolf Ticket Stub

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Title

Steppenwolf Ticket Stub

Alternative Title

Steppenwolf Ticket

Subject

Orlando (Fla.)
Music--United States
Rock music--United States

Description

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.

Source

Original ticket stub: Private Collection of Carl Knickerbocker.

Publisher

Globe Ticket Company

Date Created

ca. 1970-11-14

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

42.2 KB

Medium

1 ticket stub

Language

eng

Type

Text

Coverage

Orlando Sports Stadium, 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

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.

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