On March 28th, approximately two weeks after the Ramones played Ebbets Field, The Runaways came through town. Originally booked for three nights at Ebbets, they only played for the first night. Joseph Pope grabbed the placard below from the ticket office on the CU-Boulder campus. Ticket stub for the Runaways gig at Ebbets Field, courtesy of Jack Kaufman (Lilly Rose manager). Photo below is Don Fleming and Jackie Fox backstage at Ebbets after the Runaways gig. Don reports that he […]
The Nerves appeared for two dates in May, 1977 in the loft above the original Wax Trax Records location at 14th and Ogden. Opening was Boulder’s first punk rock band, The Ravers, and Denver’s punk cover band, The Front. The picture below was taken by Patty Heffley outside the Wax Trax gig. More of Patty’s photos can be seen here.