The Who

Fri, 17 November 1967:

Overland Park, KS, Shawnee Mission South


I Can't Explain, Relax, Substitute, A Quick One While He's Away, Run Run Run, Mary Anne With The Shaky Hand, Sunrise, Summertime Blues, My Generation


Bob Shaw confirmed the show. He wrote: "The Who played at a high school-Shawnee Mission South for a dance of sorts. They opened for the Buckinghams and tickets were $2.00." Venue correction by Nate Hancock. The Who opened for "The Buckinghams". Brian Kehew confirmed the show, too. He wrote: "I found this clipping, and the librarian knew of the show (so it did happen). He says his father was there, and the Who played first, supporting the Buckinghams, and Roger berated the crowd for sitting down during their show (it was supposed to be a dance! "

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Rob Lerner

This was at Shawnee Mission South, high school, Overland Park, Kansas. I paid five dollars for the ticket! I don't have the order right, but they did play the following songs: Can't Explain, Substitute, A Quick One, Run Run Run, Mary Ann with the shaky hands, Sunrise, Summertime Blues, and My generation. I know they played A few more, I will ask some of my friends to test thier memory. Thankyou for this great list!!!

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Support Act: The Buckinghams

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The Who in Overland Park, KS