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chronology - 1980

JAN 3, 1980
An Evening With 
RICK DERRINGER
All Seats $7.50

JAN 4 - 5, 1980
MOSE ALLISON
TRACY NELSON

JAN 6, 1980
BARRY MANILOW
A special open rehearsal performance
All seats $5.00

JAN 11-13 , 1980
BETTY CARTER and her Trio
JOANNE BRACKEEN Trio

JAN 18 - 19,1980
MINK DEVILLE
EXUMA - "The Obeah" Man

JAN 24,1980
SUN RA and HIS JET SET SOLAR ARKESTRA

JAN 25-26,1980
THE MINGUS DYNASTY BAND:
Featuring:George Adams, Ted Curson, John Handy,
Jimmy Knepper, Hugh Lawson, Danny Richmond
and Mike Richmond
THE DEXTER GORDON QUARTET

JAN 30 - 31, 1980
THE NEW RIDERS OF THE PURPLE SAGE
JONNIE BARNETT
All seats $7.50

FEB 1 - 2, 1980
GARY BURTON QUARTET
ROY HAYNES

FEB 3 - 4, 1980
THE FABULOUS POODLES
3D

FEB 5,1980
MICHAL URBANIAK 
DAVID CHESKY BIG BAND

FEB 6 - 7, 1980
THE INMATES
EDDIE KIRKLAND
* The inmates set on Feb 7 broadcast on WNEW F.M.
* DON COVAY jams with the THE INMATES on Feb 6

FEB 8 - 10, 1980
JOHN MAYALL
CHRIS RUSH
All Seats $6.50

FEB 11, 1980
TOM PAXTON
BUSKIN AND BATTEAU

FEB 12, 1980
The sixth annual DAVID BROMBERG - BOTTOM LINE
ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
All Seats $ 8.00
With special guests:WIDE SPREAD DEPRESSION ORCHESTRA,
AZTEC TWO STEP, GARLAND JEFFREYS, PAULA LOCKHEART, 
LOUDON WAINWRIGHT, STEVE BURGH, JOHN HAMMOND,
LYNN AND JAY UNGAR AND JAY MASON

FEB 13, 1980
ROBERT KRAFT and THE IVORY COAST
ETTA JAMES

FEB 14, 1980
THE ROMANTICS
THE RATTLERS

FEB 15 - 16, 1980
PRINCE
KEENAN IVORY WAYANS
All Seats 7.00

FEB 20, 1980
ROOMFUL OF BLUES
SON SEALS
All Seats $6.50

FEB 21 - 24, 1980
MONTEITH AND RAND
JANET HOOD
All Seats $7.50

FEB 29 - MARCH 1, 1980
AZTEC TWO STEP
MARC WEINER

MARCH 4, 1980
MARY McCASLIN
JOSH WHITE JR.

MARCH 5, 1980
An Evening With 
THE GOOD RATS
All Seats $6.50
Broadcast on WNEW FM (N.Y.), WCOZ (Boston)

MARCH 6, 1980
JOHN ABERCROMBIE - RALPH TOWNER
TERJE RYPDAL

MARCH 7 - 9, 1980
An Evening With
McCOY TYNER
All seats $7.00

MARCH 11, 1980
THE MONKEE SHOW
Featuring : PETER TORK and COTTON MOUTH
GARY YUDMAN

MARCH 13,1980
An Evening With
HIROSHIMA

MARCH 14 - 15,1980
An Evening With
GARLAND JEFFREYS

MARCH 16 - 19, 1980
An Evening With
JACK BRUCE and Friends
Featuring: BILLY COBHAM, DAVID SANCIOUS
and DAVID CLEMPSON
All Seats $ 7.50

MARCH 21 - 22, 1980
GOTHAM
MARSHA MALAMET

MARCH 23 - 24, 1980
JOHN CALE
THE THE
All seats $7.50

MARCH 25 - 26, 1980
RICHIE HAVENS
GARY YUDMAN
All Seats $7.50

MARCH 27 - 29, 1980
THE UNCLE FLOYD SHOW
All seats $7.00

MARCH 30, 1980
JOHN HAMMOND
ALBERT COLLINS

MARCH 31, 1980
PAUL HORN and FLORESTA
All seats $ 6.50

APRIL 2, 1980
D.L. BYRON
TINA PEEL

APRIL 4, 1980
An Evening With
THE CHIEFTAINS
All Seats $8.00

APRIL 4 - 6, 1980
An Evening With
GATO BARBIERI
All Seats $8.00

APRIL 7 - 8, 1980
MICHAEL BLOOMFIELD-WOODY HARRIS
DAVID MALLETT

APRIL 11 - 12, 1980
CISSY HOUSTON
KEENAN IVORY WAYANS

APRIL 13 - 14,1980
PATRICE RUSHEN
KEENAN IVORY WAYANS
All Seats $7.50

APRIL 15, 1980
THE TOURISTS
SPEEDIES
* The TOURISTS' set was broadcast on WNEW F.M.

APRIL 16.1980
JOHN FAHEY
BILLY NOVICK AND GUY VAN DUSER

APRIL 17, 1980
MIMI FARINA
BUSKIN & BATTEAU

APRIL 18 - 19.1980
DEXTER GORDON QUARTET
JOHNNY GRIFFIN QUARTET

APRIL 21 - 22, 1980
HELEN SCHNEIDER
WEEDEN, FINKLE AND FAY

APRIL 23, 1980
An Evening With
THE SHIRTS
All Seats $7.50

APRIL 24.1980
SAVOY BROWN featuring KIM SIMMONDS
BILL CHINNOCK
All Seats $6.50

APRIL 25 - 26.1980
WILLIE NILE
ROBIN LANE AND THE CHART BUSTERS

APRIL 28, 1980
THE BOYS OF THE LOUGH
BERT JANSCH

MAY 2.1980
THE HEATH BROTHERS
RONNIE SHAKES

MAY 3 - 4, 1980
SQUEEZE
* MAY 3 - UNITS
* MAY 4 -JOHN OTWAY

MAY 5-6, 1980
HERBIE MANN with BADAL ROY, ARMEN HALBURIAN and FRANK GRAVIS
LARRY CORYELL solo
All seats $7.50

MAY 7, 1980
PURE PRAIRIE LEAGUE
RACHEL FARO
All Seats $7.50

MAY 8 - 10, 1980
RACHEL SWEET
THE RUCKATS
All Seats $7.5o

MAY 11 - 12, 1980
THE ROCHES
ERIK FRANDSEN
All Seats $7.00

MAY 13, 1980
SUZANNE FELLINI
WILLIAM McQUEEN
All Seats $7.00

MAY 14 - 15, 1980
JEFF LORBER FUSION
JOHN ABERCROMBIE QUARTET 
All Seats $7.00

MAY 16 - 18, 1980
HORACE SILVER QUINTET
THE BRECKER BROTHERS
All Seats $7.50

MAY 19.1980
WRECKLESS ERIC 
RICHARD LLOYD
All seats $7.50

MAY 20, 1980
DIRTY LOOKS
RICHARD LLOYD

MAY 22, 1980
DOLLAR BRAND
EXUMA: THE OBEAH MAN

MAY 23, 1980
AZTEC TWOSTEP
RODNEY CROWELL

MAY 25 - 27, 1980
WILLIE NILE 
THE FOOLS
All Seats $7.50

MAY 28, 1980
CHRISTOPHER CROSS
SCOTT JARRETT
All Seats $6.00

MAY 29, 1980
An Acoustic Evening With
JOHN McLAUGHLIN
with Special Guest SHANKAR
All Seats $7.50

MAY 30,1980
THE CRETONES
REGINA RICHARDS AND RED HOT

MAY 31, 1980
BOBBI HUMPHREY
JORGE SANTANA
All Seats $7.50

JUNE 1 - 2, 1980
An Evening With
LOU REED
All Seats $8.00

JUNE 3 - 5, 1980
An Evening With
CHICK COREA
All Seats $7.50

JUNE 6, 1980
BUDDY RICH BIG BAND
RONNIE SHAKES

JUNE 7. 1980
THE FABULOUS THUNDERBIRDS
GARY YUDMAN

JUNE 8 - 9,1980
BUDDY GUY AND JUNIOR WELLS
J.B. HUTTO AND THE NEW HAWKS
All Seats$6.00

JUNE 10 -11, 1980
THE WILD TCHOUPITOULAS
All seats $7.50

JUNE 12 -14, 1980
An Evening With
BILL BRUFORD
All seats $ 7.50

JUNE 17 - 21, 1980
A Festival of Big Bands
All seats $8.00
June 17 -MEL LEWIS AND THE JAZZ ORCHESTRA
GARY LAWRENCE AND HIS SIZZLING SYNCOPATORS
June 18 -THE GLENN MILLER ORCHESTRA - directed by JIMMY HENDERSON
WITH THE MOONLIGHT SERENADERS
MAXINE ANDREWS
June 19 - LIONEL HAMPTON
June 20 - PANAMA FRANCIS AND HIS SAVOY SULTANS
WIDESPREAD DEPRESSION ORCHESTRA
June 21 - ART BLAKEY BIG BAND
BEAVER HARRIS - DON PULLEN 360 BIG BAND SOUND

JUNE 23, 1980
THE BRAINS
THE NECESSARIES

JUNE 26, 1980
THE MINGUS DYNASTY BAND
Featuring:GEORGE ADAMS, EDDIE GOMEZ, MIKE RICHMOND, DANNY RICHMOND, HUGH LAWSON, JIMMY KNEPPER and TOM HARRELL
STEVE KUHN - SHEILA JORDAN GROUP
All seats $7.00

JUNE 27 - 28, 1980
A WEEKEND FOLK FESTIVAL
Featuring:
JOSH WHITE, Jr., BOB GIBSON, 
MIMI FARINA, TOM PAXTON
All seats $8.00

JULY 4 - 5, 1980
ROOMFUL OF BLUES
With Special Guest JIMMY WITHERSPOON
All seats $7.50

JULY 7, 1980
SECTOR 27 - Featuring TOM ROBINSON
All Seats $7.50

JULY 8, 1980
WNEW F.M., TIME-LIFE VIDEO and ARISTA RECORD present:
"One For The Road" THE KINKS LIVE ON VIDEO TAPE
All Seats $.8.00

JULY 9, 1980
JOHN HARTFORD
MARY McCASLIN and JIM RINGER
All Seats $7.00

JULY 11 - 12, 1980
JOHN HAMMOND
GEOFF MULDAUR
All seats $7.00

JULY 13 - 14, 1980
WILLIE DIXON
STEVIE RAY VAUGHAN AND DOUBLE TROUBLE

JULY 15, 1980
Bach on the Harpsichord: An Evening With
ANTHONY NEWMAN
All Seats $7.50

JULY 16 - 17,1980
DONALD BYRD and the 125th STREET BAND
CHRIS RUSH

JULY 18 - 19, 1980
THE JAGS
THE ELEKTRICS

JULY 22, 1980,
An Evening of Standup Philosophy With
DR. TIMOTHY LEARY
All seats $7.50

JULY 23, 1980
SKAFISH
BUSH TETRAS

JULY 24, 1980
THE KING BEES
LITTLE BUSTER AND THE SOUL BROTHERS

JULY 25 - 26, 1980
TRACEY NELSON
JIMMY ROGERS

JULY 28, 1980
BLONDIE VIDEO
"Eat to the Beat"
* Video release party

JULY 29 - 30, 1980
TAJ MAHAL
GARY YUDMAN

JULY 31,1980
BUDDY RICH BIG BAND
MARK SCHIFF
All seats $8.00

AUG 1 - 2, 1980
THE UNCLE FLOYD SHOW
All Seats $7.50

AUG 3, 1980
TOM RUSH
RACHEL FARO

AUG 5 - 6, 1980
An Evening With
JANIS IAN
All Seats $7.50

AUG 7, 1980
MAGAZINE
BLOODLESS PHAROAHS

AUG 8, 1980
SPIDER
NERVUS REX

AUG 9, 1980
THE MOTELS
BBC

AUG 11, 1980
THE IRON CITY HOUSE ROCKERS
RICK OVERTON

AUG 12,1980
LOUIS BELLSON AND THE BIG BAND EXPLOSION
DAVID SAYH

AUG 14 - 17, 1980
BETTY CARTER AND HER TRIO
JAMES MOODY
All seats $8.00

AUG 18, 1980
GEORGE JONES
All seats $7.50

AUG 19,1980
An Evening With
HOLLY NEAR and ADRIENNE TORF
All Seats $7.50

AUG 22, 1980
DAVID BROMBERG BAND:
(THE LAST PARTY)
One Show At Midnight
All seats $15.00

AUG 23, 1980
DOC AND MERLE WATSON
BILLY NOVICK AND GUY VAN DUSER
All seats $7.50

AUG 24, 1980
RANDY VAN WARMER
CHRIS RUSH
All seats $6.00

AUG 27, 1980
BENNY MARDONES
MARY BURNS 
All Seats $6.00

AUG 29 - 31, 1980
An Evening With
McCOY TYNER
All seats $7.50

SEPT 2 - 3,1980
BEAVER BROWN
RICK AVILES
All seats $6.00

SEPT 4- 6, and 8 - 9,1980
FLO AND EDDIE 
" a 2 1/2 man evening of acoustic music and dialogue"
Also Appearing BOB DUBAC
Tickets: Thurs, Mon & Tues $7.50
Tickets Fri-Sat $8.00

SEPT 12 - 13, 1980
MINK DeVILLE
MAXINE DIXON
All Seats $7.50

SEPT 15, 1980
An Evening With
THE DIXIE DREGS
All seats $7.50

SEPT 16, 1980
An Evening With 
SADAO WATANABE -
with DAVE GRUSIN, DON GRUSIN, ANTHONY JACKSON, RALPH MAC DONALD, JEFF MIRONOV and BUDDY WILLIAMS
All Seats $6.00

SEPT 17, 1980
T.ROTH AND ANOTHER PRETTY FACE
CHEAP PERFUME

SEPT 19 - 20, 1980
THE HEATH BROTHERS
ART BLAKEY AND THE JAZZ MESSENGERS

SEPT 21 -22, 1980
MICHAL URBANIAK
NATIVE SUN

SEPT 23, 1980
JONATHAN EDWARDS AND FRIENDS
BUSKIN AND BATTEAU

SEPT 24, 1980
An Evening With
SEA LEVEL
All seats $7.50

SEPT 26 - 27, 1980
An Evening With
PIERRE MOERLEN'S GONG
All seats $7.50

SEPT 29 - 30, 1980
An Evening With
STEVE HACKETT
All seats $7.50

OCT 1, 1980
An Evening With OREGON
All seats $7.50

OCT 3 - 4, 1980
JOHN HAMMOND
THE MANHATTAN RHYTHM KINGS

OCT 6, 1980
Press Party for
FIRST AMERICANS

OCT 8, 1980
SPIDER
THE BILLIES

OCT 9,1980
JOHN RENBOURN with
JAQUI McSHEE
JACK HARDY

OCT 10 - 11, 1980
JOHN COUGAR AND THE ZONE
ELLEN SHIPLEY
* Oct 11 show broadcast on WNEW F.M.

OCT 12, 1980
TERRY GARTHWAITE, BOBBIE LOUISE HAWKINS and ROSALIE SORRELS
MARY WATKINS TRIO
All Seats $7.50

OCT 13, 1980
JEFF LORBER FUSION
STEPHEN ROANE QUARTET
All seats $7.00

OCT 14, 1980
THE IRON CITY HOUSE ROCKERS
OTTO PETERSEN
All Seats $7.50

OCT 17 - 18, 1980
WOODY SHAW
SONNY FORTUNE

OCT 19 - 20,1980
An Evening With STEVE REICH and musicians
Featuring :"Octet" and the only New York performance of
"music for Large Ensemble"

OCT 21, 1980
ASLEEP AT THE WHEEL
MIKE CROSS
All Seats $7.50

OCT 22 - 23, 1980
An Outrageous Evening With
CRAIG RUSSELL with
BILL KING'S ORCHESTRA
All seats $8.00

OCT 24 - 25,1980
HERBIE MANN'S FLUTE AND
PERCUSSION THEATER
BILL MAHER

OCT 26, 1980
AZTEC TWO STEP
GALLAGHER

OCT 27,1980
JOHNNY VAN ZANT
THE NIGHTHAWKS

OCT 28, 1980
SVT featuring: JACK CASSADY
BRIAN MARNEL and PAUL SAHL
THE BANGS
All seats $7.50

OCT 30, 1980
ROBIN WILLIAMSON
SILLY WIZARD

OCT 31, 1980
THE UNCLE FLOYD SHOW
All seats $7.50

NOV 2, 1980
THE LARSEN - FEITEN BAND
ROB HEGEL

NOV 3 - 4, 1980
An Evening With 
AIRTO AND FLORA PURIM
All seats $7.50

NOV 5, 1980
THE ROCHES
ANDY BRECKMAN

NOV 6, 1980
JOHN KAY AND STEPPENWOLF
RICHARD BELZER

NOV 7 - 8, 1980
An Evening With
SONNY ROLLINS
All Seats$7.50

NOV 9,1980
JOHN HARTFORD
THE DILLARDS

NOV 10,1980
TERESA TRULL
JUDY CASTELLI

NOV 11,1980
THE MICHAEL STANLEY BAND
MARC WEINER

NOV 14 -15,1980
BEAVER BROWN
OTTO PETERSEN AND GEORGE
All Seats $7.50

NOV 18,1980
DAVE VALENTIN
CHRIS RUSH
All Seats $6.00

NOV 19,1980
DELBERT McCLINTON
KATE TAYLOR
All seats $7.50

NOV 20,1980
JIMMIE MACK
THE ACT
All seats $6.00

NOV 21, 1980
An Outrageous Evening With
CRAIG RUSSELL
performing with BILL KING's musicians
All seats $.8.00

NOV 22 - 23, 1980
STAN GETZ
MONGO SANTAMARIA
All Seats $8.00

NOV 24, 1980
JONATHAN EDWARDS
GREGORY FLEEMAN

NOV 25 -26,1980
An Evening With
AL STEWART and A SHOT IN THE DARK
All seats $10.00

NOV 27 - 28, 1980
ROY BUCHANAN
OTTO AND GEORGE
All seats $8.00

DEC 1, 1980
THE INMATES
GARY YUDMAN

DEC 2, 1980
ELVIN BISHOP
OTTO AND GEORGE

DEC 3, 1980
"NEW PLAYWRIGHT SERIES"
The First in a Series of Staged Readings of New Plays
"Disappearing Acts"by Philip Bosakowski
directed by Bill Partlan
Featuring: John Martinuzzi, Mary - Joan Negra, Bob Barend, Ann Fairchilde.
Stephanie Murphy, Willie Reale, Annie Abbott
All seats $3.00

DEC 5 - 6, 1980
BUDDY RICH BIG BAND
PAUL REISER
All Seats $8.00

DEC 7,1980
An Evening of Dementia with
DR DEMENTO 
and special friends*
All seats $6.00

DEC 9,1980
THE BUSBOYS
BLOTTO

DEC 10,1980
T.ROTH AND ANOTHER PRETTY FACE
THE YORKVILLE SAINTS

DEC 12-13,1980
ESTHER SATTERFIELD
ROBERT TOWNSEND

DEC 15, 1980
JACK GREEN
THE JAMIE DANGER BAND
All seats $6.00

DEC 19-20,1980
RICHIE HAVENS
JUDY CASTELLI BAND
All Seats $7.50

DEC 21, 1980
SPIRIT
MARC WEINER AND THE WEINERETTES
All seats $7.50

DEC 22 - 23, 1980
JIM CARROLL BAND
AMY KANTOR
All seats $7.50

DEC 26 - 27, 1980
JOAN JETT
THE BOYFRIENDS

DEC 29,1980
ALESSI
MARC WEINER
All seats $7.50

DEC 30 - 31,1980
BETTY CARTER AND HER TRIO
THE HEATH BROTHERS
Dec 30 All seats $8.00
Dec 31 New Years Eve All seats $17.50