Albert King's Concert History

Albert King (April 25, 1923 – December 21, 1992) was an American blues guitarist and singer. One of the "Three Kings of the Blues Guitar" (along with B.B. King and Freddie King), Albert King stood 6' 4", weighed 250 lbs and was known as "The Velvet Bulldozer". He was born Albert Nelson on a cotton plantation in Indianola, Mississippi. During his childhood he would sing at a family gospel group at a church. One of 13 children, King grew up picking cotton on plantations near Forrest City, Arkansas where the family moved when he was eight years old. He began...

Date   Concert   Venue   Location  
Jul 21, 1992 –
Jul 26, 1992
Paléo Festival 1992  
Bryan Adams / Jethro Tull / extreme / B.B. King / Chick Corea / MC Solaar / Angélique Kidjo / Alpha Blondy / New Model Army / Nina Hagen / Keziah Jones / Les Négresses Vertes / Linton Kwesi Johnson / Bernard Lavilliers / Jacques Higelin / Bernard Allison / Les Innocents / Les VRP / Albert King / Michel Petrucciani / Jango Edwards
Nyon, Vaud, Switzerland
Nov 04, 1991 Albert King Sunderland Empire Sunderland, England, United Kingdom
Sep 01, 1990 –
Sep 03, 1990
Bumbershoot 1990  
Alice In Chains / Soundgarden / Joe Walsh / The Psychedelic Furs / Emmylou Harris / Fats Domino / Taj Mahal / Gladys Knight / Nick Lowe / Richard Thompson / Richie Havens / Ladysmith Black Mambazo / Irma Thomas / Rebirth Brass Band / Ruben Blades / The Innocence Mission / Nanci Griffith / michelle shocked / Leon Redbone / Pato Banton / Junior Walker And The All Stars / Ofra Haza / Abdullah Ibrahim / Marcia Ball / Mighty Clouds Of Joy / Flaco Jimenez / Oysterband / Ernie Isley / Tracy Nelson / Bryan Bowers / Albert King / Boukman Eksperyans / Ziggy Marley and the Melody Makers / Alla Rakha / Yomo Toro / Ry Cooder And David Lindley / Cheb Tati / Tom Robbins / The U-krew / Koko Taylor And Her Blues Machine / The O'kanes / Dr. John & David Fathead Newman / Queen Ida & Bon Temps Zydeco / Anson Funderburgh & the Rocket 88's
Seattle Center Seattle, Washington, United States
Jun 23, 1990 –
Jun 24, 1990
Monterey Bay Blues Festival
Bobby Blue Bland / Betty Wright / charles brown / Bobby Rush / Jr Wells / Gospel Hummingbirds / Strange Brew / Albert King / Clarence Carter / little milton / Charlie Musselwhite
Monterey County Fair & Event Center Monterey, CA
Mar 31, 1990 Albert King   Village Gate New York, New York, United States
May 22, 1988 Albert King Iron Horse Café Northampton, Massachusetts, United States
Oct 11, 1986 Albert King Finney Chapel, Oberlin College Oberlin, Ohio, United States
Sep 27, 1986 Hampton blues festival
Johnny Copeland / Albert King
Festival stage Hampton, Virginia, United States
Jun 08, 1986 Chicago Blues Festival 1986    
Albert King / Eddie Boyd / Gloria Hardiman / Pops Staples / Robert Lockwood, Jr. / Robert Cray Band / The Staples Singers
Petrillo Bandshell @ Grant Park Chicago, Illinois, United States
Jun 19, 1985 Soul to Soul TOUR  
Stevie Ray Vaughn / BB King / Albert King / Bobby Blue Bland
Red Rocks Amphitheatre Morrison, Colorado, United States
Oct 06, 1983 ZZ Top / Albert King   Reunion Arena Dallas, Texas, United States
Sep 29, 1983 ZZ Top / Albert King   Reunion Arena Dallas, Texas, United States
Mar 26, 1983 international blues festival
zz hill / little milton / syl johnson / Albert King / Bobby Blue Bland / BB King
UIC Pavillion Chicago, Illinois, United States
May 30, 1981 BB King / Albert King / Bobby Blue Bland     The Palladium New York, New York, United States
Aug 24, 1980 Albert King Euphoria Nightclub Portland, Oregon, United States
Aug 10, 1979 Chicagofest
Albert King / Shaun Cassidy
Navy Pier Chicago, Illinois, United States
Jun 02, 1979 Blues Festival '79  
BB King / Albert King / Bobby Bland
Civic Opera House Chicago, Illinois, United States
Jul 12, 1974 BB King / Bobby Bland / Albert King / Howlin Wolf / Otis Clay Convention Center Louisville, Kentucky, United States
Sep 12, 1972 Albert King / Country Joe CSU Chico Gymnasium Chico, California, United States
Jun 27, 1971 The Beach Boys / Allman Brothers Band / Mountain / The J. Geils Band / Albert King / Country Joe McDonald / Johnny Winter     Fillmore East New York, New York, United States
Jun 26, 1971 Allman Brothers Band / Albert King / Edgar Winter's White Trash Featuring Jerry Lacroix / Mountain / The Beach Boys / Country Joe McDonald / The J. Geils Band     Fillmore East New York, New York, United States
Jun 25, 1971 –
Jun 28, 2019
Allman Brothers / J. Geils / Albert King  
Allman Brothers / J. Geils / Albert King
Fillmore East New York, New York, United States
Jun 25, 1971 The Allman Brothers Band / The J. Geils Band / Albert King  
The Allman Brothers Band / The J. Geils Band / Albert King
Fillmore East New York, New York, United States
Jun 25, 1971 Allman Brothers Band / The J. Geils Band / Albert King   Fillmore East New York, New York, United States
Sep 23, 1970 Allman Brothers Band / Van Morrison / The Byrds / Elvin Bishop / Albert King / the flock / sha na na     Fillmore East New York, New York, United States
May 16, 1970 All College Music Festival
Ike & Tina Turner / Canned Heat / Albert King / Country Joe & The Fish / Les McCann
Spartan Stadium San Jose, California, United States
May 08, 1970 Country Joe & The Fish / Little Richard / Albert King / John Hammond Grand Olympic Auditorium Los Angeles, California, United States
Feb 22, 1970 Jack Bruce / Albert King   Electric Factory Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Feb 13, 1970 –
Feb 14, 1970
Chuck Berry / Albert King / sha na na / the coasters / the platters   Capitol Theatre Port Chester, New York, United States
Feb 07, 1970 The Doors / Albert King / Flying Burrito Brothers     Long Beach Arena Long Beach, California, United States
Aug 01, 1969 The Rascals / savoy brown / Albert King / Raven   Weissglass Stadium Staten Island, New York, United States
Jun 05, 1969 –
Jun 06, 1969
The Who / Chuck Berry / Albert King     Fillmore East New York, New York, United States
May 03, 1969 Canned Heat / Albert King / AUM   kinetic playground Chicago, Illinois, United States
Nov 02, 1968 iron butterfly / Creedence Clearwater Revival / Albert King   Shrine Auditorium Los Angeles, California, United States
Nov 01, 1968 iron butterfly / Creedence Clearwater Revival / Albert King   Shrine Auditorium Los Angeles, California, United States
Oct 19, 1968 Jeff Beck Group / Albert King / The Faces / Rod Stewart / tim buckley   Fillmore East New York, New York, United States
Oct 18, 1968 Jeff Beck Group / Albert King / The Faces / Rod Stewart / tim buckley Fillmore East New York, New York, United States
Oct 12, 1968 Albert King / SRC / Edison Electric Band   Electric Factory Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Sep 20, 1968 Albert King / Creedence Clearwater Revival / Black Pearl The Fillmore Auditorium San Francisco, California, United States
Sep 15, 1968 Free Clinic Brings you an American Music Show  
Jr Wells / Big Brother and the Holding Company / The Byrds / Mothers of Invention / Buffy St Marie / Everly Brothers / Joan Baez / Country Joe and the Fish / Albert King
The Rose Bowl Pasadena, California, United States
Jun 01, 1968 Albert King / The Chambers Brothers / Richie Havens Winterland San Francisco, California, United States
May 19, 1968 Albert King  
Fair Befall / Albert King / Quicksilver Messenger Service
The Cheetah Venice, California, United States
May 03, 1968 –
May 04, 1968
Big Brother and The Holding Co and Albert King    
Big Brother and the Holding Co / Albert King / P G & E
The Shrine Auditorium Expo Hall Los Angeles, California, United States
Mar 08, 1968 janis joplin / Big Brother And The Holding Company / tim buckley / Albert King     Fillmore East New York, New York, United States
Feb 08, 1968 Albert King  
Taj Mahal / Hugh Romney / Albert King
Ash Grove Los Angeles, California, United States
Jan 10, 1968 –
Jan 11, 1968
Lynn county blues band / Albert King kinetic playground Chicago lL
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Concerts Per Year:
1992 1 concert
1991 1 concert
1990 3 concerts
1988 1 concert
1986 3 concerts
1985 1 concert
1983 3 concerts
1981 1 concert
1980 1 concert
1979 2 concerts
1974 1 concert
1972 1 concert
1971 5 concerts
1970 6 concerts
1969 3 concerts
1968 13 concerts
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