Other acts on the bill were The Kinks and Black Sabbath. Info sent by Rein Kuyer: Hallo Casper, Bij toeval kwam ik terecht op je website. Sources: Casper's Golden Earring research, ticket scan, photo book Haags(che) bluf page 78, book Golden Earring de Amerikaanse Droom pages 70 262, confirmed show May x, 1974 Normal, Illinois Hancock Stadium Golden Earring headlined the Annual Rites of Spring festival at Illinois State University. Hinsichtlich der Preise für die Bühnenanlage und den Sicherheits- und Ordnungsdienst hatte man sich verkalkuliert.
Concert 1974 continued Place Venue Info SourceStatus July 27, 1974 London Crystal Palace Bowl Crystal Palace Garden Party VII: Golden Earring was asked to support Rick Wakeman during this concert, but they cancelled due to health reasons according to Melody Maker July 13, 1974. Show was cancelled by Golden Earring due to financial reasons. Sources: Casper's Golden Earring Research, Golden Earring fanclub magazine December 1976, magazine show ad, volle geile vrouw neuken confirmed show January 22, 1977 Borne Evenementenhal Support act Gruppo Sportivo, I Need Love performed live, ticket. Musically, however, Golden Earring are slipping into a Heavy Metal straightjacket and are losing what was a distinctive style. Ademnood onder de pijnigende hitte van de spotlights. On stage the band is a seven piece - vocalist, lead guitarist, keyboards, bass, drums and a couple of horns. In die tijd werden er een stuk of 60 concerten gegeven.