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The stage musical Man Of La Mancha
is playing at the ANTA Washington Square Theatre, New York City, USA, during a run of almost two and a half years.
The musical Fiddler On The Roof
, starring Zero Mostel, is performed at The Majestic Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA. It will run continuously (but at three different theatres) until 1972 notching up 3,242 performances.
The Treniers are playing during a lengthy engagement at The Sahara Lounge, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
The musical comedy The Happy Time
is presented at The Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 286 performances. The show features music by John Kander and lyrics by Fred Ebb.
Jack Jones is playing during a two-week stand at The Copacabana, New York City, USA.
Pop duo Steve Lawrence and Eydie Gorme are starring in the musical Golden Rainbow
, at The Shubert Theater in New York City, USA.
is playing at The Flame Club, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
Jazz pianist Erroll Garner
is playing at Al Hirt's Club, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
Dino, Desi And Billy appear on tv show The Hollywood Palace in Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Amboy Dukes play at The Witchdoctor, Catford, London, England, UK, Europe. (This group should not be confused with the American band of the same name)
It is reported that Ars Nova, who recently signed to Elektra Records
, will release their debut LP in late February.
appear on the BBC1-tv show Dee Time in London, England, UK, Europe. The show is hosted by celebrity deejay Simon Dee
and Buffy Ford are playing during a three week engagement at The Ice House, Glendale, California, USA
is playing at The Troubadour, Los Angeles, California, USA, supported by Hedge And Donna.
plays at Memorial Hall, Mount Union College, Alliance, Ohio, USA.
are the guests on Doddy's Music Box on ABC-tv in the UK.
plays at The Caribe Hilton Hotel, San Juan, Puerto Rico, Caribbean.
and Iron Butterfly
play at the Berkeley Community Theater, Berkeley, California, USA. During The Doors
' performance, they abandon their usual set and Jim Morrison reads his poem The Celebration Of The Lizard instead, much to the bafflement of the crowd.
The Gods and Taste play live at The Marquee Club
, Soho, London, England, UK, Europe.
play at The Co-op Rainbow Suite, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
appear on the BBC1-tv show Dee Time in London, England, UK, Europe.
Love Is Blue
by Paul Mauriat reaches No1 in the Billboard
Hot 100 Singles Chart in the USA for the first of five weeks.
On the same day, it reaches No1 in the Cash Box
magazine chart of the best-selling pop singles in the USA.
The Scaffold play at Queen Elizabeth Hall, London, England, UK, Europe.
play at Barlong Hall, Dagenham, England, UK, Europe.
The Move play at Southlands College, Wimbledon, London, England, UK, Europe.
UK rock paper Disc and Music Echo reports that drummer Nigel Olsson of Plastic Penny
was, "rushed to hospital last week to have stitches inserted in his face following an incident at the Eastcote Clay Pigeon Club. A member of the audience smashed Nigel in the face with a broken bottle during the group's second number, and later in the evening the dance promoter was beaten up."
Dance To The Music
becomes the first hit for Sly And The Family Stone
as it enters the Billboard
R'n'B Singles Chart in the USA, where it will peak at number three. The song shakes off assumptions about the separate roles of voices and instruments as sources of rhythm and harmony, alternating and blending them
without losing either melody or dance beat.
The Bonzo Dog
Doo Dah Band play at The London School Of Economics, London, England, UK, Europe.
will become the first company to release all singles in stereo, within 90 days.
It is announced in the USA that
transfer all their business affairs from NEMS to their own newly formed company, Apple, in London, England, UK, Europe.
is playing at the Biltmore Theatre on Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 1750 performances.
The controversial hippy musical,
The rock musical Hair
(which includes a scene with a fully nude cast) is presented during a run of 1,997 performances at the Shaftesbury Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe. The cast includes Marsha Hunt, Paul Nicholas, Sonja Kristina and Jimmy Winston.