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The musical Charlie Girl is performed at The Adephi Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe, during a run lasting over five years.
Engelbert Humperdinck is appearing in a season as Robinson Crusoe in pantomime at The Palladium Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Shadows 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.
Jazz vocalist Bobbe Norris is playing during two weeks at The Living Room, New York City, USA.
Lulu is playing during a two-week engagement at Cesar's Palace, Luton, England, UK, Europe.
Paul Anka is playing during a week of shows at The Roostertail Supper Club in Detroit, Michigan, USA, supported by The Lazy Eggs and The Utopias.
Ronnie Dove is playing at The Embassy, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Jean Shepard is playing during a week-long engagement at The Nashville Club, New York City, USA.
Latin jazz guitarist Bola Sete is playing during six nights at The Golden Bear, Huntington Beach, Los Angeles, California, USA.
John Mayall's Bluesbreakers play during two weeks at The Cafe Au Go Go, New York City, USA.
Sammy Davis Jr. is appearing during two weeks at The O'Keefe Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Bobby Taylor And The Vancouvers and The Monitors play in a week-long Motown Revue at The 20 Grand Driftwood Lounge, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
The New Christy Minstrels are playing at The Fairmont, San Francisco, California, USA.
I Heard It Through The Grapevine by Gladys Knight And The Pips reaches No1 in the Cash Box magazine chart of the best-selling pop singles in the USA.
Gail Martin (the daughter of Dean Martin) is playing at The Club Caribe, Caribe Hilton, San Juan, Puerto Rico, Caribbean.
The Gods play at The Marquee Club, Soho, London, England, UK, Europe. The band includes Greg Lake, later to find greater success with Emerson Lake And Palmer (ELP).
Quicksilver Messenger Service, Kaleidoscope and Charley Musselwhite play the second of three nights at The Avalon Ballroom, San Francisco, California, USA.
The Herd play at Leas Cliff Hall, Folkstone, England, UK, Europe.
The Yardbirds play at The Corn Exchange, Chelmsford, England, UK, Europe.
Duke Ellington and His Orchestra are rehearsing for an imminent appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show in New York City, USA.
The Monkees spend a second day working on the song Zor And Zam at RCA Victor Studios, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The highest new entry in the Cash Box magazine chart of the best-selling singles in the USA, is Sunday Mornin' by Spanky And Our Gang entering at No69.
The Top Ten albums in the UK on this date are as follows :



1. Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band - The Beatles

2. Sound Of Music - Original Soundtrack

3. Val Doonican Rocks, But Gently - Val Doonican

4. Reach Out - The Four Tops

5. British Motown Chartbusters - Various Artists

6. Their Satanic Majesties Request - Rolling Stones

7. Last Waltz - Engelbert Humperdinck

8. 13 Smash Hits - Tom Jones

9. Axis : Bold As Love - Jimi Hendrix Exprerience

10. Pisces, Aquarius, Capricorn and Jones - The Monkees

Tim Hardin plays at the Whisky-A-Go-Go, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Blues Magoos judge the final of Bruce Morrow's Big Break Show on WABC-tv in New York City, USA.
The Cats Pyjamas play the first of two nights at Il Grotto, Ilford, Essex, England, UK, Europe.
I'm Coming Home by Tom Jones is awarded a Silver Disc in the UK, Europe.
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Gordon Lightfoot plays in the Waterloo Lutheran University Theatre Auditorium, Waterloo, Ontario.
The Byrds and The Buffalo Springfield play at The Sports Arena, San Diego, California, USA.
Buddy Charles And His Trio are playing at The Winner's Circle, Chicago. Illinois, USA.
Dusty Springfield, Janis Ian and The Dudley Moore Trio are the musical guests on tonight's edition of The Rolf Harris Show on BBC1-tv in the UK.
The Manchester Guardian reports that seventeen year old ex-public schoolboy Richard Branson hopes to become "the voice of youth." His first venture is to edit and publish a new magazine called Student.
Buffalo Springfield enter the Billboard Singles Chart in the USA with their latest single, Expecting to Fly. It will peak at No98.
The musical Hallelujah Baby!, starring Leslie Uggams, closes at The Martin Beck Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, after running for 293 performances.
Johnny Cash plays to 2,000 inmates at Folsom State Prison, Folsom, California, USA. Although it is far from his first show at a prison (he'd been playing for inmates since the Texas Prison Rodeo at Huntsville in 1956) it will become his most famous, sometimes described as "the single most important day in the career" of Johnny Cash. The performance will be released as Johnny Cash At Folsom Prison. Also on the bill are Carl Perkins and The Statler Brothers. The band's van and possessions are searched as they enter the prison but evidently none too thoroughly, as Cash is known to have used amphetamines to help energise his performance at the show. The visiting entourage also includes Los Angeles Times writer Robert Hilburn and photographer Jim Marshall, who were paid to document the album for the liner notes. Cash opens the performance with Folsom Prison Blues.
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Daydream Believer by The Monkees is awarded a Silver Disc in the UK, Europe. The song is composed by John Stewart of The Kingston Trio.
Neil Diamond plays at University Hall, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA.
The front cover of today's edition of UK music weekly NME is dominated by an advert for the new single Everything I Am by Plastic Penny. The paper also features interviews with The Bee Gees, The Walker Brothers and Peter Tork of The Monkees.
Hank Marvin of The Shadows releases a solo single, London's Not Too Far, in the UK, Europe.
Big Brother And The Holding Company play at the Barnes Park Bandshell, Monterey Park, California, USA.
The Tremeloes play at The Imperial, Nelson, England, UK, Europe.
On a tour to promote their second Smash Records LP, Love Lost And Found, Jay And The Techniques play in San Diego, California, USA.
The Chambers Brothers, The Sunshine Company and The Siegal Schwall Blues Band, with lights by Holy See, play the last of three nights at The Fillmore Auditorium, San Francisco, California, USA.
Researcher Dr K.C.Pollock of the University Of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA, publishes his findings that the volume of noise generated at rock'n'roll concerts can injure teenage eardrums.
The T+A Rhythm And Blues Band plays the second of two nights at The New Orleans House, Berkeley, San Francisco, California, USA, supported by Marvin Gardens.
The rock musical Your Own Thing premieres at The Orpheum Theatre, New York City, USA, where it will run for 937 performances.
The rock musical Your Own Thing is presented at The Orpheum Theatre, New York City, USA, during a run of 937 performances.
The musical Jacques Brel Is Alive And Well And Living In Paris, is performed at The Village Gate, Greenwich Village, New York City, USA, during a run of 1,847 performances.
The controversial hippy musical, Hair is playing at the Biltmore Theatre on Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 1750 performances.