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Jefferson Starship, Guess Who at Magic City

By Nick Sortal

Magic City Casino  offers yet another performance of iconic 1970s rock bands on its stage at 8 p.m. Saturday, when Jefferson Starship and the Guess Who will perform.

Jefferson Starship, originally known as Jefferson Airplane, is one of the biggest rock groups in America from the 1960’s. Jefferson Airplane, founded by Paul Kantner and Marty Balin in 1974, is best known for hits such as “Jane,” “White Rabbit” and “Count On Me.” Kantner, Balin and Jefferson Airplane were inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1996. The album, Winds of Change, sported two Top 40 hits, “Be My Lady” and the title song. The album reached gold-record status.

 The Guess Who, a Canadian rock band, produced a slew of classic rock hits in the late 1960’s and 1970’s including “These Eyes,”  “American Woman” and “Clap for the Wolfman.”  Their album, American Woman, peaked at the ninth spot on the Billboard Hot 200 list.

 Tickets start at $20 and can be found at or 305-460-6579.

The casino is at 450 NW 37th Ave., Miami.

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