Boston, MA, Avalon Ballroom
From: The Boston Globe
The hard-rocking Guns N' Roses have left town (not a moment too soon for some city officials), and they were supposed to have been followed by former Guns-slinger Izzy Stradlin. However, Stradlin has had to cancel his Friday show at Avalon because of illness.
*Guns N' Roses played their show at Boston Garden, Boston, MA on march 17, 1993.
Here's a note from: Boston Herald (MA)
March 25, 1993
NOVEL NOD: 20th Century Fox has closed a $1 million deal for Hub author Alice Hoffman's yet-to-be-published novel "Thursday's Child," about a woman who falls in love with a man raised by wolves. "Thursday's Child," which will not appear until next year, was bought for on-lot producer Lynda Obst, according to Variety.
The seven-figure transaction includes $500,000 to purchase the book rights and as much as $500,000 more for screenwriting services. Hoffman will adapt the material with her husband and screenwriting partner Tom Martin.
BEST POLL: The lineup for the WFNX Best Music Poll Concert next Wednesday at the Lansdowne Street nightclubs is impressive.
The event - held simultaneously at Avalon, Axis, Venus de Milo and Bill's Bar & Grill - features performances by Porno for Pyros, Best Kissers in the World, 808 State, Therapy?, Helmet, School of Fish, Supreme Love Gods, Grant Lee Buffalo, Starclub, Gin Blossoms, Seka, God Machine and Mighty Joe Young. Tickets for the 21-and-over concert are $10 and are available at the four clubs on the night of the show only.
Social Distortion, Mighty Mighty Bosstones, Belly and Black 47 will perform at the WFNX's main stage concert at the Orpheum. Tickets are $20.50 and are on sale at the Orpheum and Ticketmaster.
IZZY REFUNDS: Holders of tickets for the canceled Izzy Stradlin & the Juju Hounds show can get refunds at point of purchase. The show, scheduled for tomorrow at Avalon, was scrapped due to illness. No make up date is planned.
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