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The musical Charlie Girl is performed at The Adephi Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe, during a run of over five years.
Engelbert Humperdinck is appearing in a season as Robinson Crusoe in pantomime at The Palladium Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe.
The rock musical Your Own Thing is presented at The Orpheum Theatre, New York City, USA, during a run of 937 performances.
Wayne Newton is playing during four weeks at Harrah's, Reno, Nevada, USA.
The musical comedy The Happy Time is presented at The Broadway Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 286 performances. The show features music by John Kander and lyrics by Fred Ebb.
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.
Pop duo Steve Lawrence and Eydie Gorme are starring in the musical Golden Rainbow, at The Shubert Theater in New York City, USA.
Jazz pianist Erroll Garner is playing at Al Hirt's Club, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
The Jazz Communicators (saxophonist Joe Henderson, trumpeter Freddie Hubbard, pianist Kenny Barron, bassist Herbie Lewis, and drummer Louis Hayes) are playing during a fifteen night booking at The Both/And Club, San Francisco, California, USA.
The Roman Numerals are playing at The Bitter End, Greenwich Village, New York City, USA.
The Four Tops are playing at The Roostertail, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
Lulu plays during a two-week cabaret season at The Talk Of The Town, London, England, UK, Europe.
Fabian is playing at The Pheasant Run, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Every Mother's Son are playing during three nights at The Scene, New York City, USA.
The Foundations play two gigs in one night, first at The Marquee, Glasgow, Scotland, then at The Regal, Bonnyrigg, Scotland, UK, Europe.
San Francisco heavy rock trio Blue Cheer plays the first of two nights at The Crystal Ballroom, Portland, Oregon, USA.
Traffic play at The Middle Earth club, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Herd play at Didsbury Training College, Didsbury, England, UK, Europe.
The Byrds play at The McMillin Theater, Columbia University, New York City, USA, supported by Da Da.
MCA Records formally launches its new office in London, England, UK, Europe. The MCA label has been created as a replacement for the Brunswick and Coral labels, and is intended to release US Decca and Kapp label material outside North America.
Peter, Paul And Mary play the first of two nights at The Civic Auditorium, Santa Monica, California, USA.
The Who play at Sheffield University, Sheffield, England, UK, Europe, supported by The Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band.
The LP How Great Thou Art by Elvis Presley is awarded a Gold Disc by the R.I.A.A. in the USA.
Peter Green's Fleetwood Mac release their debut album Fleetwood Mac on Blue Horizon Records in the UK.
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The Paul Butterfield Blues Band, The James Cotton Blues Band and Albert King play the first of two nights at Winterland, San Francisco, California, USA.
Cat Stevens, Francoise Hardy, Tim Rose and Long John Baldry appear on Southern Television tv series Time For Blackburn, hosted by radio deejay Tony Blackburn in Southampton, England, UK, Europe.
Pink Floyd play at The ICA Fibres Club, Pontypool, Wales, UK, Europe.
Jethro Tull play at The Marquee Club, Soho, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Moody Blues play at Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge, England, UK, Europe.
Hank Williams Jr. plays a live concert in New Castle, Pennsylvania, USA.
Paul Revere And The Raiders play a one-nighter in Wichita, Kansas, USA.
The Nice play the second of four nights at the Whisky-A-Go-Go, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Status Quo play at Butts College, Coventry, England, UK, Europe.
The Beacon Street Union play during a three-night stand at The Cheetah, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Canned Heat play in The Grande Ballroom, Detroit, Michigan, USA, supported by Thyme.
Quicksilver Messenger Service, Freedom Highway and Mad River play at Balconades, 181 W Santa Clara, San Jose, California, USA.
The Showstoppers release their debut single, Ain't Nothin' But A House Party, in the UK on Beacon Records.
Judy Lynn, with producer Frank Jones, records Miss May I Drive You Home, What's A Honky Tonk Woman, Green Paper and Bull By The Tail, in Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
Amen Corner play at The Hillside, Hereford, England, UK, Europe.
Diana Ross And The Supremes play at The Caribe Hilton Hotel, San Juan, Puerto Rico, Caribbean.
The Youngbloods, Mount Rushmore and Phoenix play the first of three nights at The Avalon Ballroom, San Francisco, California, USA.
The two-day long Boston Globe Jazz festival begins at The War memprial Auditorium, Boston, Massachusetts, USA. Artists appearing over the two days of the event include Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Mongo Santamaria, Herbie Mann, Miriam Makeba, Wes Montgomery, The Jim Kweskin Jug Band and Gary Burton.
Jethro Tull release their debut single, Sunshine Day/Aeroplane, on MGM Records in the UK, but their name is mis-spelled on the record as Jethro Toe.
The Beatles EP [extended player] Magical Mystery Tour is released in Argentina, South America, on Odeon Pops Records.
The Aynsley Dunbar Retaliation play at Bluesville, manor House, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Cream spend the seventh of eleven days of recording tracks in Atlantic Studios, New York City, USA, for their double album Wheels Of Fire.
Ten Years After play at The Flower Pop, Holeby Bio, Lolland, Denmark, Europe.
Two Of Each play at The California Ballroom, Dunstable, England, UK, Europe.
Miles Davis, with The Gil Evans Orchestra, records Falling Water, at Columbia Studios in New York City, USA.