Swing Auditorium

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Former Location –
The auditorium was the launching point of the first American tour of The Rolling Stones. The Buffalo Springfield played their first concert here as well in 1966.

Other acts that played here include: The Doors, Elvis Presley, The Tubes, Boston, The Grateful Dead, Jefferson Airplane, Jimi Hendrix, Led Zeppelin, Elton John, The Jackson 5, Deep Purple, Emerson, Lake & Palmer, Fleetwood Mac, Foreigner, Black Sabbath, Cheap Trick, Rush, Pink Floyd, Bachman Turner Overdrive, Blue Öyster Cult, Deep Purple, The Cars, Journey, Kansas, Styx, Warren Zevon, and ZZ Top.

On September 11, 1981, the auditorium was irreparably damaged when it was struck by a small plane, it was demolished soon afterwards.

Swing Auditorium
689 E Street
San Bernardino CA 92410