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Jackson Browne Tour 1976

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Great new website!! 

I was wondering if Orleans was on this tour only for north east coast gigs? Also did Larry injure his hand while tossing a football at this time? Thanks 😊 

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Lance Hoppen
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Hi Mark. I think I have all the dates for this tour SOMEwhere, but I haven't had time to look yet. But I know we did ALL of the dates, from coast to coast. I recall playing in LA when Heather Locklear emerged from a limo (yikes! 🙂 ... Joni Mitchell stood side stage and I met Randy Meisner backstage, talking basses. We played what was then the new Opry House in Nashville. So on.

As Larry describes in the "From Larry's Perspective" essay ...
That tour went for 10 weeks, ending sometime in November. We had a great run with Jackson. We were set to do a short tour of the Northwest with Tower of Power immediately after, but I had sprained my left index finger catching (or rather, NOT catching) a football after the last Jackson gig and couldn’t continue. So, we all went back to Woodstock for the Holidays."

Thanks for straining my memory banks!

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Thanks 😊 

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