Peter Tosh
Children Of The Ghetto
Peter Tosh - 1973-10-20 The Matrix Club, San Francisco, California,USA







Date : 1973-10-20 The Matrix Club, San Francisco, California,USA
Source : Master Audience Tape
Songs : 8
Lossless : Yes
Duration : 45:28 mn


The Wailers replaced the Sons Of Champlins , based upon an official document for this concert

Following those 2 concerts at the Matrix, wich were a succes , they were invited to do the KSAN Radio Live.

The Matrix was opened by Marty Balin in 1965 as a place for his new band to play.
On opening night the band finally chose their name, Jefferson Airplane, and from that moment on.

The Matrix was the San Francisco hotspot, showcasing the biggest-name bands of the 60's, bridging folk and psychedelic rock.

Severals bands and groups played there , in the like of :

The Grateful Dead, Big Brother and the Holding Company (Janis Joplin), Quicksilver Messenger Service, Country Joe and the Fish
Steve Miller Band , Steppenwolf, The Doors ( March 1967),The Chambers Brothers, Electric Flag, Santana, Itís A Beautiful Day, New Riders of the Purple Sage
Bruce Springsteen (in his San Francisco debut with Steel Mill).

Informations About The Setlist : (depends of the source)

01-introduction ( Bob Marley talking) 3:20
02-bend down low 6:51
03-put it on 5:38
04-burning and lootin' 8:19
05-stop that train 4:17
06-small axe 5:18
07-kinky reggae 6:51
08-stir it up 4:49

Additional Informations And Comments :

- Original Matrix's document, sold on auction for a high price
- Date corrected . Original article from the Hayward Daily Review newspapers, circa October 26 1973
- The Wailers shared the bills with Steve Head
- Second date
- Small Axe, Bend Down Low, Stir It Up are rather rare played on stage by The Wailers

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