46 Years Ago Today – Jefferson Airplane At Kent State

Jefferson Airplane, Sha Na Na – Kent State University– October 10, 1970

46 years ago today in Northeast Ohio music history, The Jefferson Airplane performed at the Memorial Gym for the 1970 Homecoming celebration at Kent State University. Also on the bill was Sha Na Na and Glen McKay’s Headlights. This was the first concert held at the campus after the tragic shooting that happened in May at an anti-war demonstration.

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