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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.
The Treniers are playing during a lengthy engagement at The Sahara Lounge, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
is playing during a one-month engagement at The Top Of The Gate, New York City, USA.
Jazz vocalist Bobbe Norris
is playing during two weeks at The Living Room, New York City, USA.
Sammy Davis Jr
. is appearing during two weeks at The O'Keefe Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The rock musical Your Own Thing
is presented at The Orpheum Theatre, New York City, USA, during a run of 937 performances.
Earl 'Fatha' Hines is playing during a long engagement at The Colonial Tavern, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The Kirby Stone Four are playing at The London House, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
And The Holding Company are playing during six nights at The Golden Bear, Huntington Beach, Los Angeles, California, USA.
is playing during four weeks at Harrah's, Reno, Nevada, USA.
is playing in the main dining-room of The Roostertail, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
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.
It is reported that the Sunn Musical Equipment Company has signed The Who - notorious for smashing up musical equipment during their live shows - to a product endorsement contract.
The Roman Numerals play at Babson Institute, Babson, Massachusetts, USA.
The Jimi Hendrix
Experience have a photo session for Top Pop magazine in London, England, UK, Europe.
, including guitarist Eric Clapton
, play at the University of London Union, London, England, UK, Europe.
Eyes Of Blond
play at Galleon Playa Club, Westcliff, England, UK, Europe.
, Fleetwood Mac
, Family, Geranium Pond and Paper Blitz Tissue play in the Brunel University Rag Night at The Roundhouse
, Chalk Farm, London, Eng;land, UK, Europe.
The Move, The Crazy World Of
And The Holding Company are playing at The Golden Bear Club, Huntington Beach, California, USA.
plays at The Winter Gardens, Weston-Super-Mare, England, UK, Europe, supported by Zeus.
The highest new entry in the Cash Box
magazine chart of the best-selling singles in the USA, is Words
by The Bee Gees
entering at No67.
The Amboy Dukes play at Burton's, Uxbridge, England, UK, Europe.
play at Hastings Pier
, Hastings, England, UK, Europe. This is believed to have been the last gig at which Syd Barrett played with the group.
conducts The Bambi Festival Symphony Orxchestra at The Bambi Festival in Munich, Germany, Europe.
play at The Marquee Club
, Soho, London, England, UK, Europe, supported by Mabel Greer's Toyshop. The Gods include Greg Lake, later to find greater success with Emerson Lake And Palmer (ELP), and Mabel Greer's Toyshop incudes two future members of Yes, Peter Banks and Chris Squire.
The Grateful Dead
play at The Municipal Auditorium, Eureka, California, USA.
The Fallen Angels play at Le Cave, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
play at the The City Hall
, Wiltshire, England, UK, Europe, supported by The Cavaliers. Traffic's singer and keyboard player, Steve Winwood
, will go on to carve out a massively successful solo career, especially in the USA.
play at Dreamland, Margate, England, UK, Europe, supported by Floribunda Rose.
The 'N Betweens play at Queens Beat Club, Erdington, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe. The band's members will find greater fame after a name-change to Slade
play at The Thingamajig Club, Reading, England, UK, Europe. The group will find greater fame after a name-change to Badfinger
and The New Faces are the musical guests on tonight edition of BBC1-tv programme The Rolf Harris Show, in London, England, UK, Europe.
Rolling Stone magazine reports that "The Rolling Stones
' own television and recording studio in London is nearly underway. Four sites in London are under consideration for the studio which will have the capacity to handle TV promotional film production."
magazine in the USA reports that, because of 'spiraling instrument costs' the average five-man teenage rock band now spends $5,000 to buy the equipment needed to get started.
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.