July 4, 1978

Edgewater Sports Park

Cleves, OH


Charmonium (tape), High Class In Borrowed Shoes, Oh War!, Beyond The Moon, Waterline, The Party


Max were first on the bill at this outdoor festival outside Cincinnati.

A conversation with Ritchie Blackmore backstage at one of these dates with Rainbow had Kim buying a Fender Stratocaster almost immediately after the gig.

Silent super 8 footage exists from this gig, synced to audio from the same show:

Other Bands on the Bill:

Dixie Dregs, Rare Earth, Rainbow, Rick Derringer, Outlaws

Ads & Posters:


Kim Mitchell - Vocals/Guitar
Terry Watkinson - Keyboards
Gary McCracken - Drums
Dave Myles - Bass