Category Archives: Oracle Arena

Oh Man, It’s October – Scorpions In Concert

We are down to our last two concerts of the year.  Last night was Scorpions at the Oracle Arena in Oakland.  Megadeth was the opening act.  I am definitely not a fan of metal bands but I do like the … Continue reading

Posted in Klaus Meine, Matthias Jabs, Oracle Arena, Pawel Maciwoda, Rudolf Schenker, Scorpions, security, We built This House | 4 Comments

April 2017 – #Atozchallenge – Verifiably V

Okay folks, here it is…the last letter in the A to Z Challenge that I skipped. V is for Van Halen!  We had pretty good seats for this one, on the floor in the first row of the second section. … Continue reading

Posted in David Lee Roth, Kool and the Gang, Oracle Arena, Van Halen | 4 Comments

April 2017 – #Atozchallenge – Suddenly S

If you pay attention to the dates on the blog then you’ll know this is seriously past due for the A to Z challenge.  I made it one of my goals, though, to finish the letters so here is my … Continue reading

Posted in John Legend, Oracle Arena, Sade | 4 Comments

April 2017 – #Atozchallenge – Yes it’s Y

Y is for “You Shook Me All Night Long” by AC/DC. This is another one of our top favorite bands and we try to catch them whenever they come around, which may be less and less given their recent loss … Continue reading

Posted in A to Z Challenge 2017, ACDC, Angus Young, Hells Bells, Oracle Arena, Rosie, train, You Shook Me All Night Long | 4 Comments

A November to Remember

I’m going to make it after all! Cherished Memories #29 and #30 #29 – Meeting Ross Valory of Journey We were at Oakland Oracle Arena to see Bob Seger.  I had gotten us pretty good seats that enabled us to … Continue reading

Posted in 30 Days of Cherished Memories, christmas plants, church, Journey, Oracle Arena, poinsettia, Ross Valory | 2 Comments

Jubilant June

June 3 –  Who Are You? On May 19 we saw The Who in Oakland.  This is another one of those bands that we wanted to make sure to catch because while the name of the tour is The Who … Continue reading

Posted in Concert, John Entwistle, Keith Moon, Oracle Arena, Pete Townshend, Roger Daltrey, The Who | 1 Comment