To­day in Mu­sic His­tory

Winnipeg Free Press - Section G - - LIFE -

In 1989, El­ton John apol­o­gized to 35,000 peo­ple at a con­cert in Toronto’s SkyDome for the poor sound qual­ity in the new $500-mil­lion sta­dium. He told the au­di­ence: “I hate to see peo­ple spend money in a place like this.” John also promised to cut ticket prices in half for his next Toronto ap­pear­ance. West End Cul­tural Cen­tre, tick­ets at WECC. Folk Fes­ti­val in the City Mil­len­nium Li­brary — Reader Ser­vices, 1:30 p.m. Poetic Li­cense with Cara Luft, Ri­d­ley Bent & Vince Andrushko. Can­lan Sports Cen­tre, 1871 El­lice Ave., to Sept. 28, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Ad­mis­sion $3 to $15 fam­ily pass. Cul­ture Days Var­i­ous lo­ca­tions in the Ex­change Dis­trict, to Sept. 28, for more in­for­ma­tion go to mb.cul­ture­days.ca. Sun­set Goose Flights FortWhyte Alive, to Oct. 19, ar­rive 30 min­utes be­fore sun­set. Ad­mis­sion after 5 p.m., $3-$5 or $12 per car­load.

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