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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.
, starring Leslie Uggams, is presented at The Martin Beck Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 293 performances.
is playing during a three-week engagement at The Frontier Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
is playing during a three-week season at The Mayfair Hotel, London, England, UK, Europe.
play during a three-week cabaret season at The Talk Of The Town
, London, England, UK, Europe, with Brian Locking standing in for bassist John Rostill who has suffered a nervous breakdown.
is playing during a one-month engagement at The Top Of The Gate, New York City, USA.
The musical, Love And Let Love
, is presented at Sheridan Square Playhouse, off-Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of just fourteen performances.
The Treniers are playing during a lengthy engagement at The Sahara Lounge, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Jazz vocalist Bobbe Norris
is playing during two weeks at The Living Room, New York City, USA.
is playing during a week of shows at The Roostertail Supper Club in Detroit, Michigan, USA, supported by The Lazy Eggs and The Utopias.
Lulu is playing during a two-week engagement at Cesar's Palace, Luton, England, UK, Europe.
is playing at The Embassy, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Latin jazz guitarist Bola Sete
is playing during six nights at The Golden Bear, Huntington Beach, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Jean Shepard is playing during a week-long engagement at The Nashville Club, New York City, USA.
Eight days after becoming divorced from Johnny Cash
, Vivian Cash marries policeman Dick Distin from Ventura, California, USA.
's Band plays at Concord, Southampton, Hampshire, England, UK, Europe.
Sammy Davis Jr
. is appearing during two weeks at The O'Keefe Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
And The Stone Poneys record the Bob Dylan
composition Mr. Tambourine Man and The Ballad Of William Sycamore in Capitol Recording Studio, 1750 North Vine Street, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA. Neither track will be released.
Graham Leath plays at The New Orleans House, Berkeley, California, USA.
, June Carter, The Tennessee Two, The Statler Brothers
and Carl Perkins
begin rehearsals in the Banquetting Room of El Rancho Motel, Sacramento, California, USA, for their upcoming live show at the nearby Folsom Prison. An unwelcome distraction is provided by a fashion show taking place in an adjacent ballroom.
The Miles Davis
Quintet records Fun in Columbia Studio B, New York City, USA.
Tom Dumont, guitarist with No Doubt, is born in Los Angeles, California, USA.
is interviewed in Gothenburg, Sweden, Europe, for Expressen magazine.
On a tour to promote their second Smash Records LP, Love Lost And Found, Jay And The Techniques
play the first of two nights in San Francisco, California, USA.
And The Ram Jam Band play at The Locarno Ballroom, Streatham, London, England, UK, Europe.
plays at the Guthrie Theatre, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
's album John Wesley Harding is given a highly favourable four-column review in the New York Times.
, The Sunshine Company and The Siegel Schwall Blues Band, with lights by Holy See, play the first of three nights at The Fillmore Auditorium, San Francisco, California, USA.
Hank Williams Jr. records Blue Moon Of Kentucky, You Win Again, Dear John and My Son Calls Another Man Daddy in Nashville, Tennessee
, USA, but the tracks will not be released.
plays live on the ABC-tv Show Hollywood Palace in Los Angeles, California, USA.
spend the second of two days in Abbey Road
Studios, London, England, UK, Europe, working on the song Open Up Your Eyes, which will become the b-side of their eighteenth single, Jennifer Eccles.
play at Hebburn Workingman's Club, Newcastle-on-Tyne, England, UK, Europe. The band will find greater success after a name change to Badfinger
with Chet Atkins
as producer, records, Don't Do Like I Done Son, When Am I Ever Gonna Settle Down
and Maggie, in RCA Victor Studio, 800 17th Avenue South, Nashville, Tennessee
, USA. The band on the session includes Fred Carter and Jerry Reed [gtrs], Junior Huskey [bass], Jerry Carrigan [drums], Floyd Cramer
[piano] and Ray Stevens
The Who play at The Assembly Hall, Worthing, England, UK, Europe.
The Top Ten Singles being played on WKNR Radio, Detroit, Michigan, USA, for the week ended on this date are as follows :
1. Green Tambourine The Lemon Pipers
2. Itchycoo Park The Small Faces
3. Baby Now That I Found You The Foundations
4. Nobody But Me The Human Beinz
5. Love Power The Sand Pebbles
6. I Wish It Would Rain The Temptations
7. Judy in Disguise John Fred
And His Playboy Band
8. Tomorrow Strawberry Alarm Clock
9. We're a Winner The Impressions
10. I Cant Stand Myself/Was A Time James Brown
record Mr. Richland's Favourite Song in RCA Victor Studios, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA. the song's composer, Harry Nilsson
, plays piano and sings on this track, but it will not be released until 1997.
The rock musical Your Own Thing
is presented at The Orpheum Theatre, New York City, USA, during a run of 937 performances.
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.