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Psychedelia

The Beatles play at Lathom Hall, Seaforth, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe, and also at at The Cassanova Club, Liverpool.
The Beatles continue their 92 day residency at The Top Ten Club, Hamburg, Germany, Europe.
The Beatles release a new single, Ticket To Ride/Yes It Is, in the UK on Parlophone Records.
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The Byrds record the Bob Dylan song Spanish Harlem Incident for their debut album, Mr. Tambourine Man, at Columbia Records Studios, Hollywood, California, USA. They also record I'll Feel A Whole Lot Better and The Bells Of Rhymney. George Harrison of The Beatles will be inspired to write his song If I Needed Someone by Jim McGuinn's guitar lines in The Bells Of Rhymney
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The Beatles begin the first of two days filming "Buckingham Palace interiors" at Cliveden House, Maidenhead, Berkshire, England, UK, for the film Help!. In the evening, at Studio 2, Abbey Road, London, they record Dizzy Miss Lizzy and Bad Boy.
The Yardbirds play at The Pavilion, Bath, UK.
John Lennon of The Beatles acts as producer for The Silkie, when they record a version of his song You've Got To Hide Your Love Away. John Lennon is on guitar and George Harrison plays tambourine.
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Don Crawford plays at The Jabberwock, Berkeley, California, USA.
The Jimi Hendrix Experience visit the Marshall Amplification factory in Hanwell, London, UK.
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Moby Grape and Country Joe And The Fish play the second of two nights at the Avalon Ballroom, San Francisco, California, USA.
The Grateful Dead and Big Brother And The Holding Company play in the Panhandle Park, San Francisco, California, USA.
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The Velvet Underground And Nico play the last of thirteen nights at Steve Paul's Scene, New York City, USA.
The Byrds release a new single, My Back Pages/Renaissance Fair, in the USA on Columbia Records. My Back Pages is written by Bob Dylan.
Bill Collins, manager of The Iveys, meets The Beatles' road manager, Mal Evans, and is invited to a Beatles' recording session for Within You, Without You in Abbey Road, London, England, UK, Europe. Collins talks to Paul during the session, and Paul expresses an interest in hearing The Iveys.
Country Joe And The Fish with Pacific Gas And Electric, play the second of two nights at The Cheetah, Venice, Los Angeles, California, USA.
A Day In The Life by The Beatles is banned by BBC tv in the UK because of its drug references.
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Big Brother And The Holding Company and Quicksilver Messenger Service play in the Avalon Ballroom, San Francisco, California, USA.
The Steve Miller Band play at The Fillmore, San Francisco, California, USA.
The Yardbirds play at The Corn Exchange, Chelmsford, England, UK, Europe.
The Herd play at Dreamland, Margate, England, UK, Europe, supported by Floribunda Rose.
The Charlatans play the last of three nights at The Straight Theater, San Francisco, California, USA.
When The Jimi Hendrix Experience fly to New York City, USA, the whole band is strip-searched for drugs as they go through customs.
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The Strawberry Alarm Clock is the guest group on today's edition of tv show Happening '68 in the USA. The show is hosted by Paul Revere And The Raiders.
Pink Floyd appear on Radio et Television Belge, Brussels, Belgium, Europe.
The Jimi Hendrix Experience plays at Curtis Hixon Hall, 600 Ashley, Tampa, Florida, U.S.A.
Kaleidsoscope play at Clayton Lodge, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, England, UK, Europe.
Donovan collapses in Los Angeles airport, Los Angeles, California, USA, with Hong Kong flu, causing him to miss rehearsals for the Andy Williams Show.
The Jimi Hendrix Experience and Fat Mattress fly to Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.
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The Incredible String Band play at The Town Hall, Birmingham, UK.
Fat Mattress play at The Town Hall, Fulham, London, England, UK, Europe, supported by Genesis and Black.
Emerson Lake and Palmer (E.L.P.) release the album Emerson Lake And Palmer in the USA on Cotillion Records, clothed in a cover by fine artist Nic Dartnell, originally intended as a cover for the Spirit album Twelve Dreams Of Doctor Sardonicus.
It is announced that Jac Holzman, founder of the influential Eelktra Records, has been appointed Senior Vice President of Warner Communications, Inc., with responsibility for 'exploring new technologies'
Stacy Sutherland, former lead guitarist of the 13th Floor Elevators, is accidentally shot dead by his wife Bunny, in Houston, Texas, USA.
The Jerry Garcia Band plays at The Warfield, San Francisco, California, USA.
Galaxie 500 play at Club Lingerie, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Phish play at The Front, Burlington, Vermont, USA.
The Grateful Dead play at Robert F. Kennedy Stadium, Washington DC., USA. Material from this show will be released on the 2001 compilation View From The Vault II.
The Grateful Dead play the last of three nights at The Spectrum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
The Grateful Dead play at Madison Square Garden, New York City, USA.
Mark David Chapman, the man who killed John Lennon, is refused parole for the third time. Grounds of the refusal are that he still does not hold human life in sufficiently high regard.
Warner/Chappell Music, the music publishing arm of Warner Music Group Corp., announces that it has extended its worldwide agreement with songwriter and performer Roger Waters, a founding member of Pink Floyd. The new deal means that Warner/Chappell Music will continue to administer Roger Waters' share of all Pink Floyd songs from their first UK album number one in 1970 up until the point when Waters left the band.
Warpaint play at The Gargoyle Club, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
Torrential rain and 80mph winds hit the stage during a Flaming Lips performance at the Brady Block Party in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA. Bassist Michael Ivins narrowly escapes being crushed when he leaps to safety as a 15-foot video screen topples over the back of the stage.
Prince plays at The Vogue Theatre, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
On The Wall Tour 2013, Roger Waters plays at Stadio Olimpico, Rome, Italy, Europe.
White Hills play at The Borderline, London, UK.
Phish play at The Rialto Theatre, Tucson, Arizona, USA.
Animal Collective play at Uebel + Gefahrlich, Hamburg, Germany, Europe.
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