Hello, Pine Knob

 Hello, Pine Knob

Hello, Pine Knob

CATEGORY: Music
50 year anniversary of iconic Detroit venue, Pine Knob. Memories with artist interviews over past 50 years.
  1. September 27, 2022
    17 min
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    Want to travel through time but don't have a Delorean? Pine Knob's photo exhibit turns back time (without the flux capacitor)
    Starting with photos from the very first concert -- David Cassidy on June 25, 1972 -- the exhibit showcases the performances as well as the fans who made Pine Knob a legendary stop on the entertainment touring…
  2. September 20, 2022
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    Want to make it big in music? The Bare Naked Ladies say their success can be traced back to one place: Pine Knob
    Toronto-based Bare Naked Ladies have sold 15 million albums world wide. But before they found world-wide fame, the alternative rockers were already selling out Pine Knob. In this episode of Hello Pine Knob!, ho…
  3. September 13, 2022
    6 min
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    There is no place like Pine Knob. Need proof? Look no further than 'Steve Miller Band Live!'
    Plenty of artists have released live albums from their Pine Knob shows. But in 1982, the Steve Miller Band took it one step further, with 'Steve Miller Band Live!' an audio AND visual recording of the show. In…
  4. September 06, 2022
    8 min
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    At Pine Knob, a 'walk down memory lane' takes you down a tunnel that no longer exists
    When Pine Knob opened in 1972, it looked much different than it does today, mostly because of the tunnel that bisected the lawn. In 1983, the tunnel was filled in, increasing the amphitheater's capacity by 2,50…
  5. August 30, 2022
    8 min
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    Peter Frampton brought Detroit Rock City to the world from the stage at Pine Knob
    Pine Knob is one of the premiere music venues in the world. Need proof? Look no further than Peter Frampton's 'Live in Detroit' documentary that was recorded in the summer of '99 and released the following summ…
  6. August 23, 2022
    17 min
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    For decades, it wasn't summer in Detroit until Eddie Money rocked Pine Knob
    Although Eddie Money's first Pine Knob show was in 1983, it was the summer of 1992 when the Money Man began a string of almost 30 consecutive years playing the venue's inaugural show of the season. In this epis…
  7. August 16, 2022
    12 min
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    After almost 100 shows, Pine Knob feels like home for 'Chicago'
    There might not be a band that knows Pine Knob better than Chicago. The Rock and Roll Hall of Famers played their 82nd show at the venue earlier this summer -- a Pine Knob record. In this episode of 'Hello Pine…
  8. August 16, 2022
    6 min
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    A pop-culture icon gets its name back: The story behind Pine Knob becoming Pine Knob again
    Pop culture and nostalgia play big roles in our lives -- the Pine Knob Music Theatre plays into both of those things. But, between 2001-2021, Pine Knob was known as DTE Energy Music Theatre. In this episode of…
  9. August 16, 2022
    6 min
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    50 years ago, David Cassidy helped Pine Knob forever change the Detroit music scene
    It was June 25, 1972, and the Detroit music scene was about to change forever. On that summer evening, David Cassidy became the first performer to take the stage at the brand new Pine Knob Music Theatre. The re…

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