1966

October 7-8, 1966 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (GRAND OPENING! MC5, The Chosen Few (possibly replaced by The Wha?)

October 14-15, 1966 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, The Woolies, (15th) The Southbound Freeway)

October 21-22, 1966 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, The Prime Movers)

October 28, 1966 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5,The Southbound Freeway)

October 29, 1966 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Southbound Freeway, The Chosen Few)

November 4, 1966 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Bossmen, The Southbound Freeway)

November 5, 1966 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, The Southbound Freeway)

November 11, 1966 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Hitch-Hikers, The Southbound Freeway)

November 12, 1966 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5)

November 18, 1966 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Walking Wounded, The Wha?, Poor Souls)

November 19, 1966 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5 & "Mystery Bands")

November 25, 1966 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Jagged Edge, MC5)

November 26, 1966 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, The Black & Blues Band)

December 2-3, 1966 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Southbound Freeway, The Hearde, Poor Souls, The Cosmic Expanding, The Psychedelic Flipout)

December 9, 1966 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Jagged Edge, Ourselves)

December 10, 1966 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, The Kynde)

December 16, 1966 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Landeers, The Plague)

December 17, 1966 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, The Wha?)

December 22-23, 1966 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, (22nd) Green Grass Blues, (23rd) Suburban Roots)

December 26, 1966 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI ("The Fifth Estate First Anniversary Freak Out". MC5, The Cosmic Expanding Blues Band)

December 29, 1966 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, The Black & Blues Band)

December 30, 1966 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Taboos, The Thyme)

December 31, 1966 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, The Cosmic Expanding Blues Band, Poor Souls)

1967

January 6, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Walking Wounded)

January 7, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, Seventh Seal)

January 13, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Southbound Freeway, The Unrelated Segments)

January 14, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, The Cosmic Expanding Blues Band)

January 20, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, The Trees)

January 21, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Scot Richard Case ("Scotty's Group"), The Passing Clouds)

January 27, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Plague, C-Water Blues)

January 28, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, The Vernor Highway Blues Band)

January 29, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI ("Guerrilla Lovefare", Benefit for Guerrilla. The Spike Drivers, MC5, Livonia Tool & Die Company, Detroit Edison White Light Band, The Lyman Woodard Ensemble, Joseph Jarman & The English Spangler Jazz Unit. POETS: Bill Hutton, Allan Van Newkirk, Jim Semark, Jerry Younkins, John Sinclair, Art Rosch, Don Moye & more. CANCELLED due to The January 24 Sinclair & Co. drug bust!)

February 3, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Wha?, Poor Souls, Brand X (Little Sisters?)

February 4, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, The Raven, The Harvard Street Blues)

February 10, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Thyme, People)

February 11, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Rationals, The Zymodics, The Wha?)

February 17, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Barons, The Ashmollyan Quintet)

February 18, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Landeers, The Cosmic Expanding Blues Band)

February 24, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Scot Richard Case, The Village Beaus)

February 25, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Jagged Edge, The D.S.R.)

March 3, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Ourselves, The Zymodics)

March 4, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, The Apostles, The Belshires)

March 10, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (We Who Are, Poor Souls)

March 11, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Southbound Freeway,The Frut of the Loom, The Passing Clouds)

March 17, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, Sixth Street)

March 18, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Scot Richard Case, The Strange Fate, Gang

March 24, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Landeers, The Henchmen)

March 25, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, City Limits)

March 30, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Scot Richard Case, Somethin' Else)

March 31, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Thyme, The Wild Cargo, Yesterday's Shadows)

April 1, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Detroit Blues Ball, The Jagged Edge, Seventh Seal, The Back & Back Boo Funny Music Band)

April 2, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Benefit for Senator Roger Craig. MC5, Billy C. & The Sunshine, Seventh Seal, C-Water Blues, The Back & Back Boo Funny Music Band)

April 7-8, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Rationals, (7th) Poor Souls, The Reason Why?, (8th) The Restless Set, The Hideaways)

April 14, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Weeds, Changing Times)

April 15, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (One Way Street, The Thyme, Gang)

April 21, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Jagged Edge, Sons of Sound)

April 22, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Scot Richard Case, Manchild, The New Spirit)

April 23, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Benefit for the Warren/Forest Sun. MC5, Billy C. & The Sunshine, The Back & Back Boo Funny Music Band. POETS: John Sinclair, Jerry Younkins)

April 28, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Jagged Edge, The Trees, The Wild Woodies)

April 29, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Dick Purta(i)n, The Metrics, The Strange Fate, The Buckingham 5)

May 5, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Billy C. & The Sunshine, The Primates)

May 6, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Wha?, The Strange Fate, Harmond Street Blues)

May 12, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Ourselves, The Berry Patch, The Hearde)

May 13, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Apostles, Echoes from a Broken Mirror)

May 19, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Scot Richard Case, December's Children)

May 20, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Thyme, Odds & Ends)

May 26, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Southbound Freeway, Cowardly Thangs)

May 27, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Harmond Street Blues, Vernor Highway Band)

June 2, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Rationals, C-Water Blues)

June 3, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Jagged Edge, The Belshires)

June 9, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Apostles, The Morticians)

June 10, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Thyme, The Eccentrics)

June 16, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Jagged Edge, Shifting Sands)

June 17, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, Those Guys)

June 20, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI ("Love Prom". The Spike Drivers, The Jazz Disciples, The Group, The Family Medicine Chest)

June 23, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, The Phogg)

June 24, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Scot Richard Case, The Up-Set)

June 30, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Echoes from a Broken Mirror, The Southampton Rowe)

July 1, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, The English Ryders)

July 7, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Thyme, The Hideaways, The Malibus)

July 8, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Ourselves, The Berry Patch)

July 14, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Rationals, The Bump)

July 15, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Jagged Edge, The Craig Sutherland Movement)

July 21-22, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Tim Buckley, (21st) MC5, Ourselves, (22nd) The Shaggs, The Up)

July 28, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Scot Richard Case, The Euphonic Aggregation)

July 29, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Apostles, The Up-Set)

August 4, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Thyme, Odds & Ends)

August 5, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Apostles, The Bouys)

August 11-12, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Grateful Dead, The Rationals, The Southbound Freeway, (11th) The Bishops, (12th) The Ashmollyan Quintet)

August 18, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Thyme, The Uncalled Four)

August 19, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Shaggs, The Troyes)

August 25, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Thyme, The Apostles, Our Mother's Children)

August 26, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Scot Richard Case, MC5, Certified Chalk)

August 27, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Benefit for Trans Love Energies, MC5, The Spike Drivers, Billy C. & The Sunshine)

September 1-2, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Chambers Brothers supported by (1st) MC-5, (2nd) The Thyme)

September 8, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Scot Richard Case, The Bouys)

September 9, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Rationals, The Jagged Edge, The Up)

September 15, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, Gang, Ourselves)

September 16, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Pack, Odds & Ends, The Ashmollyan Quintet)

September 22, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Southbound Freeway, Our Mother's Children, Billy C. & The Sunshine)

September 23, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, The Bouys, The F.D.A.)

September 24, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Benefit for the Warren Forest-Sun. MC5, The Up, The Charles Moore Ensemble. POETS: John Sinclair, Jim Semark)

September 29, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Apostles, Eastside Orphans, Happiness Tickets)

September 30, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, The Spike Drivers)

October 1, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI ("DEVA Presents", The F.D.A., MC5, Gang, The Heard, Period, The Rationals, The Thyme, Ourselves, Our Mother's Children, Poor Souls)

October 6, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Scot Richard Case, Billy C. & The Sunshine)

October 7, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, Gang, Odds & Ends)

October 13-15, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Cream, (13th) MC5, The Thyme, (14th) The Rationals, (15th) The Apostles)

October 20, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Pack, Gold, Our Mother's Children)

October 21, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, Gang, Billy C. & The Sunshine)

October 27, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, The Rationals, The Prime Movers)

October 28, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The James Gang, The Up, The Stuart Avery Assemblage)

October 29, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Trans Love Benefit. MC-5, Gold. POETS: John Sinclair, Jim Semark)

November 3-5, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Paupers, (3rd) Gang, (4th) The Thyme, The Up, (5th) The Rationals, MC5, The Apostles, Peter Max)

November 10-11, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The James Cotton Blues Band, (10th) MC5, The Thyme, (11th) Billy C. & The Sunshine, The Apostles)

November 17, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Scot Richard Case, The Apostles, The Lost Generation)

November 18, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Odds & Ends, Our Mother's Children, The Epidemic)

November 23, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, Scot Richard Case)

November 24-25, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Fugs, (24th) Gang, The Ashmollyan Quintet, (25th) MC5)

November 26, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Benefit for John Sinclair Defense Fund. The Fugs, MC5, Billy C. & The Sunshine)

December 1-2, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Chambers Brothers, (1st) Children, (2nd) The Thyme, The Up)

December 8-9, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Moby Grape, (8th) The Rationals, The Wilson Mower Pursuit, (9th) MC5)

December 15-17, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Vanilla Fudge, (15th) The Thyme, (16th) The Rationals, Our Mother's Children, The Epidemic, (17th) MC5)

December 21, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Paul Butterfield Blues Band, The Thyme, The Rationals or The Apostles)

December 22-23, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Cream, MC5, Billy C. & The Sunshine, Soap)

December 25, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, The Rationals, The Up, Odds & Ends)

December 26-27, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Lyman Woodard Trio, (26th) Billy C. & The Sunshine, The Talismen, (27th) MC5, The Up)

December 28, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Woolies, Soap, Heavy Metal Kids)

December 29-30, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (John Lee Hooker, The Apostles, (29th) The Pack, (30th) Gang)

December 31, 1967 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, Billy C. & The Sunshine, Prime Movers & Apostles)

1968

January 5-6, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Clear Light, (5th) Gipsy Blue, (6th) Children)

January 12-13, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Buddy Guy Blues Band, (12th) Gang, (13th) Soap)

January 19-20, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Scot Richard Case, Apple Pie Motherhood, (19th) The Amboy Dukes, (20th) The Psychedelic Stooges who replaced the Amboy Dukes. This was the Psychedelic Stooges first public gig)

January 23, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (John Mayall's Bluesbreakers, The Rationals, Odds & Ends)

January 26-27, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Lyman Woodard Trio, (26th) The Thyme, The Rationals, (27th) The Jagged Edge)

February 2-3, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Beacon Street Union, MC5, Charging Rhinoceros of Soul)

February 9, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Frost, Children)

February 10, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Jagged Edge, The Ashmollyan Quintet)

February 16-17, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Canned Heat, (16th) The Thyme, (17th) Carousel, The Up)

February 18, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Byrds, The Rationals, Wilson Mower Pursuit)

February 23, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Frut of the Loom, Tiers)

February 24, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Scot Richard Case, Born Blues, H. P. & The Grass Route Movement)

March 1-2, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Big Brother & The Holding Company, supported by (1st) MC5 & Pink Peech Mob, (2nd) Tiffany Shade & Family Dump Truck)

March 3, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Blood, Sweat & Tears, Carousel, The Psychedelic Stooges)

March 8, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Electric Prunes, The Thyme)

March 9, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Who, Soap, The Schillings)

March 10, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Electric Prunes) (unconfirmed)

March 15-16, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Youngbloods, The Rationals, The Up & The James Gang)

March 17, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, The Thyme)

March 23, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI ("The Grande Scene at the State Fair Coliseum". Eric Burdon & the Animals, The Grateful Dead, Aere Apparent, The Apostles, The Jagged Edge. Moved from the Michigan State Fairgrounds Coliseum)

March 24, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI ("Tribal Stomp". MC5, The Up, Pink Peech Mob, Odds & Ends, Gold, The Psychedelic Stooges)

March 29-31, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Fugs, Sly & The Family Stone, (29th & 31st) MC5, (30th) The Psychedelic Stooges)

April 5-6, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Troggs, The Apostles & (5th) Tiffany Shade, (6th) MC5)

April 7, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Junior Wells, The Psychedelic Stooges, The Up)

April 10, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Mothers of Invention)

April 12-13, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Traffic, (12th) The Jagged Edge, (13th) The Ashmollyan Quintet, Panic & The Pack)

April 14, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Thyme & "Other Goodies")

April 17, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, The Jagged Edge, The Psychedelic Stooges)

April 18, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Scot Richard Case, The Thyme, The Ashmollyan Quintet)

April 19-21, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Cream postponed until June), supported by (19th) Children & Poor Richard's Almanac, (20th) The Rationals & The Frost, (21st) The James Gang & The Psychedelic Stooges)

April 26, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Rationals, The Thyme, Apple Corps)

April 27, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Jagged Edge, The Thyme, Orange Fuzz)

April 28, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Mothers of Invention, (Early Show) The Psychedelic Stooges, Charging Rhinoceros of Soul, (Late Show) MC5, Carousel)

May 3-4, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Yardbirds, (3rd) The Frost, The Stuart Avery Assemblage, (4th) MC5, Odds & Ends)

May 5, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI ("Surprise Goodies")

May 10-11, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (James Cotton Blues Band, MC5, (10th) Buffey Reed Phenomena, (11th) The Up)

May 12, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Children, East Side Orphans)

May 17-18, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Procol Harum, Influence (17th) Nirvana, (18th) Nickel Plate Express)

May 19, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Soul Remains, Muff)

May 24-26, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Paul Butterfield Blues Band, (24th) The Frost, Buffy Reed Phenomena, (25th) The Jagged Edge, Fox, (26th) MC5, The Psychedelic Stooges)

May 29-30, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Crazy World of Arthur Brown, (29th) Toad, Carousel, (30th) The Jagged Edge, Charging Rhinoceros of Soul)

May 31-June 1, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Love, The Crazy World of Arthur Brown, (31st) Wilson Mower Pursuit, (1st) The Psychedelic Stooges)

June 7-9, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Cream, (7th) MC5, Carousel, (8th) Nickel Plate Express, St. Louis Union, (9th) The James Gang, The Thyme)

June 14-15, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Soft Machine, (14th) Wilson Mower Pursuit, Oaesse, (15th) The Pack, The Up)

June 16, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI ("Other Goodies")

June 21-23, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Blue Cheer, (21st) The Jagged Edge, The Soul Remains, (22nd) The Soul Remains, Nature's Children, (23rd) MC5, The Psychedelic Stooges)

June 28-30, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Wayne Cochran, (28th) Odds Ends, London Fog, (29th) Jameson Roberts, Orange Fuzz, (30th) The Rationals)

July 5-6, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Jeff Beck Group, (5th) Faith, Charging Rhino of Soul, (6th) The Frost, Gold)

July 11, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Fleetwood Mac, The Thyme)

July 12, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Pink Floyd, The Thyme, The Jagged Edge)

July 13, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Who, Pink Floyd, (Early Show) The Frost, (Late Show) The Psychedelic Stooges)

July 14, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Toad, Nickel Plate Express, The Third Power)

July 19-21, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Spirit, Fever Tree, (19th) The James Gang, (20th) The Soul Remains, (21st) The Stuart Avery Assemblage)

July 26-28, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Steve Miller Blues Band, (26th) Odds & Ends, (27th) Carousel, (28th) Air Speed Indicator)

August 2-4, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Paupers, (2nd) Rain, (3rd) Hawk, (4th) The Thyme)

August 9-11, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Canned Heat, (9th) The Rationals, (10th) The Jagged Edge, (11th) Children)

August 16-18, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Country Joe & The Fish, (16th) Muff, (17th) The Pack, (18th) H. P. & The Grass Route Movement)

August 23-25, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Albert King, (23rd) The Rationals, The Jagged Edge, The Psychedelic Stooges, (24th) Toad, The Blues Confederation, (25th) Dharma, Wilson Mower Pursuit)

August 30-31, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Howlin' Wolf, Chrysalis, (30th) The Thyme, (31st) Charging Rhinoceros of Soul)

September 6-8, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (B. B. King, (6th-7th) The Jagged Edge, (6th) Wilson Mower Pursuit, (7th-8th) The Frost, (8th) The Psychedelic Stooges, Frost)

September 13-15, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Procol Harum, (13th) Children, The Third Power, (14th) H.P. & The Grass Route Movement, (15th) The Thyme)

September 20-22, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Amboy Dukes, (20th) McKenna Mendleson Mainline, (21st) MC5, The Up, (22nd) Rodney Knight, The Psychedelic Stooges)

September 27-29, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Spooky Tooth, The McCoys (27th) Sabbath Opera, (28th) Wild Yam Rama Chuck Band, (29th) The James Gang)

October 4-6, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Ten Years After, The Rationals, (4th) The Dave Workman Band, (5th) Orange Fuzz, (6th) The Stuart Avery Assemblage, New Phenomena)

October 11-13, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (John Mayall, (11th) The Frost, The Psychedelic Stooges, (12th) The Third Power, (13th) The Mind Machine. Eric Clapton sat in with John Mayall On the 12th)

October 15, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Big Brother & The Holding Company, The Thyme)

October 18-20, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Kensington Market, Pacific Gas & Electric, (18th) MC5, (19th) Renaissance Faire)

October 25-26, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Procol Harum, (25th) Wilson Mower Pursuit, (26th) Carousel)

October 27, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Benefit for Senator Roger Craig. MC5, The Rationals)

October 29, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Quicksilver Messenger Service, The Frost. Cancelled?)

October 30-31, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, The Psychedelic Stooges. MC5 Electra Recording Session)

November 1-3, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Jeff Beck Group, (1st) Toad, (2nd) McKenna Mendelson Mainline (replaced Dogfox), The London Fog, (3rd) Joyful Wisdom)

November 8-10, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Buddy Guy, (8th) Charging Rhinoceros of Soul, The Lawrence Blues Band, (9th) The March Brothers, (10th) The Case of E. T. Hooley)

November 15-16, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Steve Miller Blues Band, (15th) The March Brothers, (16th) The Third Power, The Muzzies)

November 17, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (2 Shows, The Moody Blues, The Frost)

November 21, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Blue Cheer, The Stooges)

November 22-23, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Tim Buckley, Terry Reid, (22nd) Wilson Mower Pursuit, (23rd) Caste)

November 24, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (2 shows, Jefferson Airplane, supported by (Early Show) The Frost, (Late Show) Terry Reid)

November 27-28, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, The Frost, The Stooges)

November 29, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Blood, Sweat & Tears, The Stuart Avery Assemblage)

November 30, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Rationals, Dharma)

December 1, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Grateful Dead, Popcorn Blizzard)

December 6-7, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Canned Heat, Hamilton Face)

December 8, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Teegarden & Van Winkle, Hamilton Face)

December 13-14, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Deep Purple, Lee Michaels)

December 15, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Benefit for the Salvation Army. Lee Michaels, The Frost, The Third Power, The James Gang, The Red, White & Blues Band)

December 20-21, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Iron Butterfly)

December 22, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (SRC)

December 24, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Arthur Brown, Train. N. Y. Rock Roll Ensemble cancelled!)

December 26-27, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Fleetwood Mac, (26th) The Rotary Connection, (27th) The Stooges, Wicked Religion)

December 28, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Rationals, The Frost, Caste, Target)

December 29, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Benefit for Senator Roger Craig. Orange Fuzz, Target, Caste)

December 30, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Fugs, Popcorn Blizzard)

December 31, 1968 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (SRC, Wilson Mower Pursuit, The Stooges, The Up, The Stuart Avery Assemblage)

1969

January 3-4, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Amboy Dukes, (3rd) The Up, (4th) The Pack, Dick Rabbit)

January 5, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Stooges, Frozen Sun)

January 10-12, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Genesis, (10th) The Third Power, (11th) Caste, (12th) The James Gang. Terry Reid Canceled these appearances)

January 17-19, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Led Zeppelin, Linn County, (17th) The Lawrence Blues Band, (18th) Target, (19th) The Wind)

January 24-25, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, The March Brothers, (24th) The Train, (25th) Piers)

January 26, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Taj Mahal, Asian Flu)

January 31, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Sweetwater, Jethro Tull)

February 1, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Spirit, Jethro Tull, Sweet Wine)

February 2, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Jethro Tull)

February 7-9, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Savoy Brown, Mother Earth)

February 14-15, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Procol Harum, Dharma, (14th) Wicked Religion, (15th) Maend)

February 16, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI ("Jam Session". Open jam with local bands)

February 21-23, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Paul Butterfield Blues Band, (21st-22nd) Van Morrison, (21st) The Attack, (22nd) The Tea, (23rd) Ball, Sky)

February 28-March 1, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Steppenwolf, Three Dog Night, (28th) Mr. Stress Blues Band, (1st) The Frut of the Loom)

March 2, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, Three Dog Night, The James Gang)

March 7, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Procol Harum, Wilson Mower Pursuit, Dorian Coste)

March 8, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Jeff Beck Group, Caste, Thomas Blood)

March 9, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Teegarden & Van Winkle, The Third Power)

March 14-15, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (John Mayall, Savoy Brown, (14th) The Third Power, Wicked Religion, (15th) Phenomena, Maend)

March 16, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Frost, Train)

March 21-22, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Jeff Beck Group, Sweetwater, Dick Rabbit)

March 23, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Sweetwater, The Red, White & Blues Band, Sky)

March 28-30, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Sweetwater, (28th) The Nice & The Frost, (29th) Ebony Tusk, (30th) The Flower Company)

April 4-6, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, Pacific Gas & Electric, (4th) Wicked Religion, (5th) The Maxx, (6th) The James Gang)

April 7-8, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Jethro Tull, (7th) Sky, (8th) Caste)

April 9-10, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Savoy Brown, (9th) The Third Power, (10th) Commander Cody & His Swing Band)

April 11-13, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Velvet Underground, The Nice, Earth Opera)

April 18-19, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Chuck Berry, Brian Auger & The Trinity (with Julie Driscoll), Rare Earth)

April 20, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI ("Magical Mystery Tour" screening, Marble Orchard, The Maxx)

April 23, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Benefit for Open City. MC5, The Rationals, The Red, White & Blues Band)

April 25-26, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Canned Heat, Family, (25th) The Red, White & Blues Band, (26th) Caste)

April 27, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Stooges, The Third Power, All the Lonely People)

May 1, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Benefit for the Ann Arbor Argus)

May 2 & 3, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Creedence Clearwater Revival, Churls, The Litter)

May 4, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Taj Mahal, Churls, The Litter)

May 9-11, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Who, Joe Cocker & The Grease Band, supported by (9th) Maend, (10th) Mixed Generation, (11th) Rush. The American debut of Tommy! The Who decided to have their premiere performance of "Tommy" at the Grande. They rehearsed there all week long, needing music stands to help them memorize the lyrics as they went. "Tommy" then debuted that weekend to packed crowds and an enthusiastic reception)

May 16, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Led Zeppelin, Sun Ra, Golden Earring. 2 Shows)

May 17-18, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Sun Ra, MC5, Golden Earring)

May 21, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Dr. John "The Night Tripper", It's A Beautiful Day)

May 22, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Stooges, It's A Beautiful Day)

May 23-24, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Joe Cocker & The Grease Band, (23rd) The James Gang, (23rd) Savage Grace

May 30 & 31, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (NO SHOWS due to the "Detroit Rock and Roll Revival" at the State Fairgrounds)

June 1, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Private Party & Jam Session for the press, participants and "other beautiful people" of the Detroit Rock and Roll Revival)

June 13, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Vanilla Fudge)

June 14, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Vanilla Fudge, The Frost, Savage Grace)

June 15, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Frost, Savage Grace)

June 20-22, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Bonzo Dog Band, Black Pearl)

June 27-28, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Chuck Berry, Slim Harpo, The Red, White & Blues Band, Sky)

July 4, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (CLOSED!)

July 5, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Savoy Brown, Pentangle, Sun)

July 6, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Grateful Dead, Pentangle. This show is UNCONFIRMED...)

July 18, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Spooky Tooth, Ten Years After, The Chip Stevens Blues Band)

July 19, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Spooky Tooth, Ten Years After, )Sand

July 20, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Spooky Tooth, The Stuart Avery Assemblage)

July 23, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Benefit for the "John Sinclair Defense Fund". MC5, The Stooges, The Tate Blues Band)

July 25, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Procol Harum, Man. The Jeff Beck Group cancelled)

July 26, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Jeff Beck Group, Sky, Catfish. LAST SHOW EVER for the original JBG)

July 27, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Man(?) OR Local Bands)

August 1, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Joe Cocker & The Grease Band, Sky, Geyda)

August 2, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Joe Cocker & The Grease Band, Sky, The Chip Stevens Blues Band)

August 6-7, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Frost, The Third Power. Recording "Rock & Roll Music")

August 8, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Terry Reid, Savoy Brown)

August 13, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Benefit for Senator Roger Craig. The Stooges, Sky, Catfish)

August 15-16, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Bo Diddley)

August 20, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Frut, The Flow, The Gold Brothers)

August 22, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Stooges, The Jagged Edge)

August 23, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Frost, The Stooges, All the Lonely People)

August 24, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Benefit for the Mid West Printing Co-Op. All the Lonely People, The Up, Sky, Fuchia, Girls Inc.)

August 29-30, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Keef Hartley, Colosseum, (29th) The Third Power)

September 5-6, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Johnny Winter, Sky)

September 12-13, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Turtles, T-Rex, Thomas Blood)

September 19-20, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, Charlie Musselwhite, Wilson Mower Pursuit)

September 26-27, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Frost, The Bonzo Dog Band)

October 2, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI ("Free John Sinclair" Rally)

October 3-4, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Move, Teegarden & Van Winkle, The Stooges)

October 13, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Allen Ginsberg, The Stooges)

November 7-8, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Kinks, Elton John)

December 31, 1969 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Frost, Sky, Richmond, McKenna Mendelson Mainline, Virgin Dawn)

1970

January 9, 1970 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Virgin Dawn, Bedlam Riff, Brownsville Station)

January 10, 1970 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, Teegarden & Van Winkle, The Red, White & Blues Band, The March Brothers. MC5 scheduled to play Eastown this weekend, but fire made Saturday's show a no-go)

January 16, 1970 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Stooges, Wilson Mower Pursuit, The Attack)

January 17, 1970 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Golden Earring, Sky, Plain Brown Wrapper, Blackwood Drake)

January 23, 1970 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Wedding of Dave Miller (Grande M.C.) and Sheila Phillips. The Up, Richmond, The Woolies, Blues Train, Poison Oak)

January 24, 1970 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Sky, Richmond, The Jagged Edge, Shakey Jake, The Up, Floating Circus, The Frut, Virgin Dawn, Blues Train, Shiva. SPEAKERS: Abbie Hoffman, Ken Cockrel)

January 25, 1970 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (SRC, The Amboy Dukes, The Third Power, Brownsville Station, Frijid Pink, Sun, The Sunday Funnies. SPEAKERS: Skip Taube, Genie Plamondon, Ed Sanders was scheduled - but could not make it)

January 30, 1970 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (NRBQ, Blackwood Drake, Tiers)

January 31, 1970 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (NRBQ, The Jagged Edge, The Up)

February 6, 1970 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (SRC, Frijid Pink, The Bhang)

February 7, 1970 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (All the Lonely People, Plain Brown Wrapper, Toby Wesselfox, The Tribal Simphonia)

February 13-14, 1970 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (supported by Flamin' Groovies, (13th) Shakey Jake & (14th) Virgin Dawn)

February 20, 1970 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Frost, Blackwood Drake, Blues Train, Little Sunny)

February 21, 1970 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Frost, Blackwood Drake, Ohio Power, Blackstone Row)

October 2, 1970 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (John Sinclair Birthday Celebration Party)

December 31, 1970 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, The Amboy Dukes, SRC, Cradle, Jam Band. MC: Dave Miller. Bob Seger sat in on a few songs with the MC5)

1971

January 23, 1971 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Benefit for the "Winter Soldier Investigation". Phil Ochs, Justice Colt, Insanity's Horse)

January 30, 1971 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI ("Benefit for the "Ann Arbor Argus")

February 24, 1971 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Assemblage, The Frut, Holy Ghost, Stonefront & more. MC: Dave Miller)

March 17, 1971 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI ("Benefit for "Youth News Coalition". The Up, John Drake's Shakedown, The Frut, Mutzie, Jam Band)

April 8, 1971 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Chuck Berry, The Woolies, Armada, Motor City Mutants?)

April 11, 1971 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (SRC, The Third Power, The Frut, Moreefa)

April 14 & 15, 1971 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Benefit for MCCC Drop-In Center. The Jagged Edge, Iron Horse Exchange, Proud Flesh, The Jets, The Coming, Joust Limited, Washing Machine)

June 6, 1971 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The Flamin' Groovies, Detroit, The Up, Carnal Kitchen)

June 13, 1971 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI ("Free John Now" Rock & Roll Marathon. The Assemblage, The Frut, The Up, Guardian Angel, Brat, Barbara Holliday, Still Eyes)

July 29, 1971 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Benefit for the John Sinclair Freedom Fund. MC5, Frijid Pink, The Up, Carnal Kitchen, The Trunion Brothers)

August 5, 1971 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Benefit for the John Sinclair Freedom Fund & the People's Ballroom. Detroit, The Up, The Third Power, Salvage, The Rumor, Pride, Iron Horse Exchange)

September 6, 1971 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (People's Ballroom Benefit. SRC, The Up, Brat, The Frut, Harvey Khek)

September 15, 1971 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Benefit for the John Sinclair Freedom Fund. Commander Cody & His Lost Planet Airmen, Detroit, The Up, The Motor City Mutants)

October 31, 1971 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI ("Halloween Party & "Grande Re-opening". SRC, The Assemblage, The Third Power, The Frut, The Up, Motor City Mutants, Tacklebox)

1972

December 31, 1971-January 1, 1972 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Mylon, MC5, Pacific Gas & Electric, Crabby Appleton)

January 24, 1972 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Victory Celebration for John Sinclair. Detroit, The Up, Harvey Khek, The Motor City Mutants. SPEAKERS: John Sinclair, Mark Stickgold)

January 28-29, 1972 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (The J. Geils Band, Sweathog, The Whiz Kids)

February 18 & 19, 1972 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (King Crimson)

March 21, 1972 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI ("People's Ballroom Project" meeting)

March 25, 1972 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Nova '70 Benefit. The Third Power, The Frut, Harvey Khek, Virgin Dawn, Pegasus, East Side Pair, Bad Manners. MC's: Sir Graves Ghastley!, Dave Miller, Star Man)

March 31, 1972 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Good Friday Tribal Stomp. The Up, The Frut, Harvey Khek, RPM, Iron Horse Exchange)

April 1, 1972 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (April Fool's Party. Jonathan Round, Aaggons, The Werks, Tim Kaye)

April 13, 1972 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Detroit, Shadowfax, Thundercloud, Frick)

April 23, 1972 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Detroit, Guardian Angel, Thundercloud)

September 30, 1972 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI ("Re-Opening of the Grande Ballroom". The Amboy Dukes, MC5, The Motor City Mutants)

October 21, 1972 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Catfish, Ted Lucas, The Up)

October 22, 1972 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Wishbone Ash, Jonathan Round)

October 31, 1972 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Blue Oyster Cult, Captain Beyond, Wet Nasteez)

November 10, 1972 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, The Dogs)

November 26, 1972 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (Ballin' Jack, Lightnin', Julia)

December 31, 1972 Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI (MC5, Roy Buchannan, Jett Black. This was the MC5's last gig)

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