Question: According to Willie Perkin’s book on the Allmans, it seems the band played with the horns on the 12th, and without the horns on the 13th. It makes more sense that they played with the horns on the 11th, and without on the 12 and 13th, as you indicate. If Perkins is correct, then Fillmore East was recorded all on the 13th, in one night?
Can anyone confirm? I’d appreciate it.
The entrance to the old Filmore East is still there and is a bank. Unfortunately the theater itself which was between 2nd and 3rd ave’s was knocked down in the 1990’s.
Playing it loud today!
If you go to 2nd Avenue/ 6th Street, you’ll notice that the old Fillmore East is still there!!! (Bill Graham closed its doors in June of 1971. In the 80s, the place reopened temporarily. It was called the Saint…Bob Weir played an acousti