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As Sir Paul Plays Candlestick on Thursday, Beatles’ Fans Still Believe in Yesterday

August 11, 2014 | 12:04 pm

As Sir Paul Plays Candlestick on Thursday, Beatles’ Fans Still Believe in Yesterday

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Fifty years ago this month, the Beatles kicked off their first U.S. tour at the Cow Palace.

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November 16, 2010 | 3:49 pm

Cow Palace to End Electronic Music Shows

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Joe Barkett, CEO of the Cow Palace, told KQED’s Mina Kim today that the venue’s Board of Directors has unanimously approved his recommendation to not schedule any more electronic music events. On October 30, 17 people were hospitalized due to excessive drug and alcohol use at the Subsonic Spookfest concert, held at the Cow Palace. […]

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November 3, 2010 | 1:25 pm

Cow Palace to Review Procedures After Drug Incidents

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The executive in charge of the state-owned Cow Palace says he will propose improvements to the facility’s procedures after drug-related ambulance calls marred another recent event there. CEO Joe Barkett takes issue with the notion that the venue in Daly City was not sufficiently prepared for last week’s Subsonic Halloween 2010 Spookfest, during which ambulances […]

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November 1, 2010 | 3:00 pm

Follow-Up: Cow Palace Overdose Incident

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KQED’s Joshua Johnson has spoken to a North County Fire public information officer about Friday’s incident at the Cow Palace: 17 people attending an electronic music festival were hospitalized due to excessive drug and alcohol use. From a San Jose Mercury News report: Ambulances and paramedics from at least four counties were dispatched to the […]

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