A 12-hour rock marathon. The success of the March festival led to the idea of a bigger event at a bigger venue for the coming summer.
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Headliner Joe Cocker failing to perform. Ray Lehemkul, who worked at A. Jaye, still refers to Cocker as “No Show Joe.”
The indoor arena has been known primarly as a venue for hockey, basketball and boxing. Opened in 1949.