Concerts Checklist: Who Have You Seen Take the Stage?

Concerts checklist

By Scott Goldfine

List of music acts seen live through the years. Be sure to add your own concert comments, such as the best shows you have even seen.

AC/DC (multiple times)
Aerosmith (1976 and 1983)
Al Green (1974)
Albert Collins
Allman Brothers (multiple times)
Alphonse Mouzon
Atlantic Starr (1982)
Atlanta Rhythm Section
Average White Band (multiple times)
Bar-Kays (1978)
Beastie Boys
Billy Preston
Black Crowes
Bootsy (multiple times)
Brides of Funkenstein (1978)
Buddy Guy (multiple times)
Cameo (multiple times)
Carl Carlton (1981)
Chic (1977)
Commodores (1980)
Con Funk Shun (1979)
Deep Banana Blackout
Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi
Eagles (1972)
Earth, Wind & Fire (multiple times)
Enchantment (1978)
Eric Gales (multiple times)
Eric Johnson
Five Special (1979)
Fresh (1976)
Gap Band (1980)
George Benson (1978)
George Duke (1978)
George Porter (2015)
George Thorogood (1981)
Gil Scott-Heron (multiple times)
Gov’t Mule (multiple times)
Graham Central Station (multiple times)
Grover Washington Jr.
Guitar Shorty
Heatwave (1979)
Herbie Hancock (more than once)
Ice T
Isley Brothers (1980)
J. Geils Band (1981)
Jeff Beck (twice)
Jeff Lorber Fusion (1981)
Jesse Johnson (twice)
Joe Satriani
Jon Luc Ponty
Jonny Lang
Kenny Wayne Shepherd
Kiddo (1983)
Kool & the Gang
KC & the Sunshine Band
Lenny White
Les Paul
Living Colour (twice)
LL Cool J
Lynyrd Skynyrd
Maceo Parker
Marc Ford
Mary Jane Girls
Masters of Reality
Neil Diamond (1972)
O’Jays (1982)
Ohio Players (multiple times)
P-Funk (est. 30 times)
Prince (est. 50 times)
Raydio (1978)
Red Devils
Red Hot Chili Peppers (multiple times)
Return to Forever
Rick James (1981)
Robert Walker
Roger and Zapp (multiple times)
Rolling Stones (1981)
Ronnie Laws (1978 and 1981)
Rose Royce (1978)
Rufus and Chaka Khan (1977)
Seawind (1981)
Side Effect (1978)
Slave (1977 and 1981)
Sly Stone (1974)
Smokey Robinson (1981)
SOS Band (1980)
Stanley Clarke
Stanton Moore
Steve Vai
Stevie Ray Vaughan (multiple times)
Stevie Salas & Nicklebag
Stevie Wonder (1980 and 2007)
Sun (1979)
Tab Benoit
Ted Nugent
Teena Marie (1981)
The Time (multiple times)
War (1980 and 1994)
ZZ Top (twice)