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plays the last of eight shows at Harold's, Reno, Nevada, USA.
makes several demo recordings for Nina Music Publishing at Jaycino Studio in New York City, USA. Among them
is I've Been Out Walking, the earliest manifestation of Browne's song later to become better known as These Days
And The Holding Company, Moby Grape
and Morning Glory play in the Santa Venetia Armory, San Rafael, California, USA.
The Grateful Dead
, Junior Wells' Chicago Blues Band, and The Doors
play the first of three nights at the Fillmore Auditorium, San Francisco, California, USA. Jim Morrison of The Doors
fails to turn up for this opening night.
and the Holding Company play the first of six nights at The Matrix
, San Francisco, California, USA.
The Original Drifters play at The Roaring 20s Club, Carnaby Street, London, UK.
Cream and The Blues Project
play the second of nine consecutive days as part of New York deejay Murray The K
's season of concerts under the heading Music In the 5th Dimension, at the RKO 58th Street Theater, New York City, USA.
Country Joe And The
Fish play at Hearst Gym in the University of California, Berkeley, California, USA.
A Whiter Shade Of Pale
, the debut single by Procol Harum
, gets its first airing on BBC Radio in the UK, by deejay Chris Denning on the show Where It's At. It had previously only been played on pirate radio.
appear on tv show Let's Talk, in the USA, to discuss rock and roll song lyrics with Gordon McLendon after their single Try It is reportedly banned by radio stations because of 'objectionable' lyrics. The show is hosted by Art Linkletter.
The Kingston Trio
play the fifth of six nights at The Melodyland Theatre, Anaheim, California, USA.
The Kingston Trio
play the last of six nights at The Melodyland Theatre, Anaheim, California, USA.
First generation San Francisco hippy band The Grateful Dead
play the last of ten nights at The Caf
David Ruffin of The Temptations
is released after several days in St. Joseph's Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, and travels to Detroit to recuperate from what a Motown
spokesman describes as 'general fatigue'. Ruffin had collapsed in the parking lot of Baltimore's Club Venus after his group had cmpleted a week at the venue.
Country and pop vocalist Diana Trask
, with Jose Mells And His Band, opens at The Camellia House, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
And The Holding Company play the second of four nights at the Avalon Ballroom
, San Francisco, California, USA. Also on the bill are Mount Rushmore, Canned Heat
and Mother Earth.
A readers' poll in Record World magazine in the USA selects Tom Jones
as America's favourite UK vocalist.
Jazz trumpeter Hugh Masekela
plays the second of ten nights at The Golden Bear, Huntington Beach, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Buffalo Springfield
, Electric Flag, Blue Cheer
, American Music Band and Richie Havens appear in KGO-tv special The Sights And Sounds Of San Francisco. TV deejay Dick Clark
will claim, in the January 1968 issue of Teen Screen magazine, that this show was a pilot for a possible television series.
The Steve Miller
Band, Sopwith Camel, Kaleidoscope, South Side Sound System, Hair and Mt. Rushmore play a Benefit for the Haight-Ashbury Free Medical Clinic in Longshoremen's Hall, San Francisco, California, USA.
Popcorn Blizzard play at Gazzari's
, 9039 Sunset Strip, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The two-day Synanon and Marin Youth Clubs benefit gig at Peacock Gap Country Club, McNear's Beach, San Rafael, California, USA, features music from Big Brother
and the Holding Company, The Youngbloods
, Sopwith Camel, George Duke Trio and The Cycle.
and H.P.Lovecraft play the second of two nights at Winterland, San Francisco, California, USA. Pink Floyd
were billed to appear but have cancelled, as leader Syd Barret is becoming dysfunctional because of LSD usage.
Woman, Woman, the debut single by The Union Gap featuring Gary Puckett, enters the Billboard
US Top 40 singles chart, where it will peak at No4 during a fifteen week run.
Jim Kweskin And The Jug Band play the first of three nights at the Avalon Ballroom
, San Francisco, California, USA, supported by the Sons Of Champlin.
play the last of four consecutive nights at the Whisky-A-Go-Go, Los Angeles, California, USA.