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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.
Ahmad Jamal is playing during a one-month engagement at The Top Of The Gate, New York City, USA.
is playing at The Embassy, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
is playing during a week of shows at The Roostertail Supper Club in Detroit, Michigan, USA, supported by The Lazy Eggs and The Utopias.
Latin jazz guitarist Bola Sete
is playing during six nights at The Golden Bear, Huntington Beach, Los Angeles, California, 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 musical Hallelujah Baby!
, starring Leslie Uggams, closes at The Martin Beck Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, after running for 293 performances.
The rock musical Your Own Thing
premieres at The Orpheum Theatre, New York City, USA, where it will run for 937 performances.
The Charles Lloyd Quartet plays at Royce Hall, UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The New Christy Minstrels are playing at The Fairmont, San Francisco, California, USA.
plays in the Waterloo Lutheran University Theatre Auditorium, Waterloo, Ontario.
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
Ten Years After
play at The School of Economics, London, England, UK, Europe.
play at The Corn Exchange, Chelmsford, England, UK, Europe.
Sr and his wife Bertha (parents of Motown
founder Berry Gordy
) celebrate their fiftieth wedding anniversary by re-affirming their vows at the Bethel A.M.E church in Detroit, Michigan, USA. Diana Ross
is among the guests.
plays at Clowes Hall, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.
The Cats Pyjamas play the first of two nights at Il Grotto, Ilford, Essex, England, UK, Europe.
And His Trio are playing at The Winner's Circle, Chicago. Illinois, USA.
Gail Martin (the daughter of Dean Martin
) is playing at The Club Caribe, Caribe Hilton, San Juan, Puerto Rico, Caribbean.
On a tour to promote their second Smash Records LP, Love Lost And Found, Jay And The Techniques
play in San Diego, California, USA.
Revered Nashville A-Team session drummer Farris Coursey
dies of a heart atttack in Mount Pleasant, Tennessee, USA.
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).
play at Leas Cliff Hall, Folkstone, England, UK, Europe.
The Who's third album The Who Sell Out
, enters the UK chart, where it will peak at No13. Later that night, they play at the Dreamland Ballroom, Margate, England, UK, Europe.
And The Ram Jam Band play at The Floral Hall, Southport, Lancashire, England, UK, Europe.
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.
play at The Spa Lounge, Cheltenham, England, UK, Europe. The group will find greater success after a name-change to Badfinger
play at The Winter Gardens Pavilion, Weston-Super-Mare, Avon, UK, Europe.
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.