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44TH St. Armory

(aka The Grand Valley Armory) Wyoming

Home of the Boss Dance from WERX

Here’s the back of a 3/24/1966 WERX chart that mentions the Boss Dance at The Grand Valley Armory.

The Boss Dance - WERX

The Boss Dance – WERX

Grand Valley Armory concert was on December 18th, 1970

Grand Valley Armory concert was on December 18th, 1970


Savage Grace, Frut, Trax, and Generation Gap concert at 44th Street Armory


Concert was held 8/20/71  (Courtesy of GVSU Digital Collections)

I remember concerts on Friday nights in the mall at Rogers Plaza (after all the stores closed), The “Place” on Plymouth, the old National Guard Armory on Michigan, the new National Guard Armory on 44th Street, the Thunder Chicken on Alpine, the Intersection, the Civic Auditorium (one of my 1st big concerts with Eric Burdon and the Animals), Fort Lamar in Wyoming, the Old Crow in Saugatuck, Wing Stadium, the Edgar Allen Poe Club in Holland (in an old funeral home), Cannonsburg Ski Lodge, the Tanz House in Traverse City…   Whistle-Stop

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