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Tony Matteliano
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Date of Birth
11/19/1956
Band That Got you into Classic Rock
Chicago
Top 5 Classic Rock Bands
Marshall Tucker, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Pink Floyd, Chicago, Beatles
Top 5 Classic Rock Songs
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Worked center stage security for over 100 concerts in late 70's early 80's
Favorite Classic Rock Star
Terry Kath, Toy Caldwell

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Quick concert security story ... You have to start somewhere :)

Posted on August 8, 2013 at 1:24pm 1 Comment

1978 I was called to work security at a bar for this up and coming rock and roller. The bar was the Stage One on transit road in Buffalo and was owned by Harvey Weinstein (now owner of Merrimac Productions - Hollywood movie producer).

Well we had 11 security guys and the bar could hold about 400 patrons. There was a door charge of something like 3 or 4 bucks to get in.   ONLY 7 PEOPLE SHOWED UP FOR THE SHOW!!

So we had 11 guys working security for 7 people in…

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Short Intro ...

Posted on August 8, 2013 at 12:00pm 5 Comments

Hi Gang ... 

New member here. My name is Tony Matteliano and I am 56 years old. 

Mark Matteliano is a member here and is my baby brother :)   I used to work for a concert promotor back in the late 70's and early 80's named Harvey and Corky in the Buffalo NY area.

My job was to stand center stage at concerts, behind a protective barrier between he crowd and the band, I had to make sure that people did not try to get up on the stage. This gave me a…

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At 1:57pm on September 21, 2013,
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karen (karlee)
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At 8:52am on September 10, 2013,
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karen (karlee)
said…

HI tony - how are you ? i have seen mark online and haven't run into you in a while :) Enjoy your day.. 

At 5:27pm on August 8, 2013,
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karen (karlee)
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At 4:42pm on August 8, 2013,
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barrytheb
said…

Welcome Tony!!

At 3:10pm on August 8, 2013,
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karen (karlee)
said…

welcome - and looks like you are having fun already :)

At 9:56am on August 8, 2013,
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Mark Matteliano
said…
Welcome aboard bro!
 
 
 

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