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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 rock musical Your Own Thing
is presented at The Orpheum Theatre, New York City, USA, during a run of 937 performances.
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.
is playing during a three-week stint at The Flamingo Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
The stage musical Cabaret
is presented at The Palace Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe, during a run of 336 performances.
Eddie Floyd, Pigmeat Markham, J.J. Barnes, Pat Lewis, The Holidays, Ruby Andrews and Barbara Mercer play in the Memphis Sounds Show during a lengthy booking at The Riviera Theater, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
, Dozy, Beaky, Mick And Tich play during a week in cabaret at Tito's, Cardiff, Wales, UK, Europe.
is playing during a week of cabaret at The Fiesta, Stockton, England, UK, Europe.
The Hello People
play during a one-week booking at The Chessmate, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
is playing during a five-night engagement at The Taft Hotel, New York City, USA.
The Paupers play during thirteen nights at The Electric Circus, New York City, USA.
The Holy Modal Rounders take part in an experiment to prove the existence of telepathy. At a concert by the band in Manhattan, New York City, USA, the whole audience is asked to mentally transmit the message 'birds', while the band plays the song If You Want To Be A Bird. Five individuals within 100 miles of the concert are monitored to see if they are receiving any message. The results are inconclusive.
release a new single, Rumours, in the UK on Parlophone
Records. The group includes Nick Lowe and Brinsley Schwarz, both of whom will go on to wider acclaim.
play at The Stage Club, Oxford, England, UK, Europe.
On their second tour of North America, The Cream
play the first of two nights at The Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA. Buffalo Springfield
are on the same bill.
The Rolling Stones
begin seventeen days of recording at Olympic Sound Studios, London, England, UK, Europe.
and Bobbie Gentry play at The Auditorium Theatre Chicago, Illinois, USA.
plays at The Old Tiger's Head, London, England, UK, Europe.
play at The Whisky A'Go Go, Newcastle, England, UK, Europe.
A feature in the influential Life magazine hails Jimi Hendrix
as the "most spectacular guitarist in the world".
play at Brunel University, Uxbridge, London, UK, Europe, supported by Frugal Sound.
is playing during ten nights of shows at The Eden Roc, Miami Beach, Florida, USA.
Clara Ward And The Ward Singers play the first of two nights of benefit shows for The Shrine Crippled Children's Hospital, at The Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Gods play at The Ritz, Bournemouth, England, UK, Europe.
Traffic play the first of two nights at Winterland, San Francisco, California, USA.
play at The Municipal Auditorium, San Antonio, Texas, USA.
Ten Years After
play at The Bluesville 68 Club, Manor House, London, England, UK, Europe.
in Boston, Massachusetts, USA, switches to a progressive rock format. The first song played to initiate the change is I Feel Free
. The station is based in the dressing room at The Boston Tea Party
– a local rock venue.
Music radio station
makes public his decision to leave Buffalo Springfield
after the group has completed its touring commitments.
and The Symbols appear on the BBC-tv show All Systems Freeman in the UK. The show is hosted by deejay Alan Freeman
Crazy World Of Arthur Brown
and The Attack play at City College, London, England, UK, Europe.
play at Park Hall, Hereford, England, UK, Europe.
The Magnificent Men play at Washington And Jefferson Univesity, Washington, Pennsylvania, USA.
play the first of three nights at The Avalon Ballroom
, San Francisco, California, USA.
Blood, Sweat And Tears, John Handy and
The Peddlers release a new single, an adaptation of Handel's Largo, in the UK. The disc features lyrics by deejay Pete Murray and is entitled Handle With Care.
play the second of four nights at the Whisky-A-Go-Go
, Los Angeles, California, USA, supported by Evergreen Blueshoes.
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.