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60s Beat

The Beatles, The Rolling Stones and Susan Maughan play in The Great Pop Prom, at The Royal Albert Hall, London, UK.
Brian Poole And The Tremeloes begin a four-day tour of Scotland.
The Mojos play at The Britannia, Great Yarmouth, UK.
The Hollies release a new album, Stay With The Hollies, in Canada on Capitol Records.
The Soul Agents play at The Dungeon Club, 6 Stamford Street, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, UK.
Gerry And The Pacemakers release a new single, I'm Gonna Be All Right, in the UK on Columbia Records.
The Pretty Things play at The Elizabethan, Nottingham, UK.
The Yardbirds, including Eric Clapton on guitar, play at The Sunderland Empire, Sunderland, UK.
The Animals appear on tv's Ed Sullivan Show, recorded in New York City, USA.
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Cilla Black and Cliff Bennett And The Rebel Rousers appear on UK tv show Discs A Go-Go.
The Rolling Stones and The Yardbirds appear on UK tv show Ready, Steady, Goes Live!
The Kinks, The Yardbirds and Goldie And The Gingerbreads play another show in their 21-date UK tour, at The Granada, Bedford.
The Who play at The Locarno, Stevenage, UK.
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The Who play at The Wilton, Bletchley, UK.
The Small Faces release their debut single Whatcha Gonna Do About It, in the UK on Decca Records.
The Small Faces play in Stockport, Greater Manchester, UK.
The Animals play at Melodyland, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Crazy World Of Arthur Brown play at The Middle Earth, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Iveys play at The Marquee Club, Soho, Londonb, England, UK, with The Open Mind. The Iveys will find greater success when they change their name to Badfinger.
The Iveys play at Hebburn Workingman's Club, Newcastle-on-Tyne, England, UK, Europe. The band will find greater success after a name change to Badfinger.
The Yardbirds, Eric Burdon And The Animals and Dave Dee Dozy Beaky Mick And Tich play at Bingley Hall, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
Gene Pitney plays at The Granada, Bedford, England, UK, Europe, supported by Status Quo.
The Small Faces release the album Ogden's Nut Gone Flake, on Immediate Records in the UK, Europe.
Filming of The Rolling Stones for French avant-garde director Jean-Luc Godard's documentary film One By One continues at Olympic Studios, London, England, UK, Europe. The film will eventually be released under the title Sympathy For The Devil.
The Spencer Davis group plays at The Locarno, Hull, England, UK, Europe.
The Foundations play the fifth of six nights in Tokyo, Japan, Asia.
The Bluesology Festival begins at Chateau Impney, Droitwich, England, UK, Europe, featuring The Move, Fleetwood Mac, Duster Bennett, John Mayall's Bluesbreakers, Chris Farlowe, Geno Washington, Wynder K. Frog, Family, Cliff Bennett, Skip Bifferty and The Freddy Mack Show. Deejay for the two-day event is John Peel.
The Troggs continue with a week of cabaret at The Fiesta, Stockton, England, UK, Europe.
The Beatles continue with the recording of While My Guitar Gently Weeps at EMI's Abbey Road Studio, London, UK.
Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick And Tich release a new single, Snake In the Grass, on Fontana Records in the UK.
Ringo Starr of The Beatles with his wife Maureen and the actor Peter Sellers, sails for New York City, USA, aboard the S.S.Queen Elizabeth II.
The movie More, directed by Barbet Schroeder, is released to cinemas in Europe. The film features a soundtrack composed and played by Pink Floyd.
Caparius, Principal Edwards Magic Theatre, Sam Apple Pie, Spencer Davis and Alun Davis play at The Lyceum Ballroom, London, England, UK, Europe.
Paul McCartney and Wings play their first live show together, at Nottingham University, Nottingham, England, UK. This marks the beginning of a tour in which the dates are not announced or advertised. The band simply turns up in towns around the country and seeks out a suitable venue.
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The Rolling Stones hold a meeting in New York City to discuss their tax problems if they return to England, and also difficulties in France where investigations into Keith Richards’ drug habits are underway.
Paul McCartney's Wings play at The Odeon Theatre, Edinburgh, Scotland.
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Barry Gibb of the Bee Gees starts work as producer of the Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton duet Islands In The Stream for RCA Records in the USA.
On his Serious Moonlight tour, David Bowie plays at VFL Park, Melbourne, Australia, Oceania.
Keith Richards of The Rolling Stones returns to New York City, USA, after two weeks in Jamaica, Caribbean. On the same day, Mick Jagger attends a party in New York City for Nile Rodgers.
During a brief break in the Urban Jungle tour, Ron Wood and Charlie Watts of The Rolling Stones celebrate their birthdays at their hotel bar in Munich, West Germany, Europe.
On their Urban Jungle tour, The Rolling Stones play the first of three nights at Parc Des Princes, Paris, France, Europe.
On his A Reality Tour, when David Bowie plays at The T-mobile Arena, Prague, Czech Republic, Europe, it is noticed that he seems unwell.
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When Bright Eyes end their UK tour at The Astoria, London, Morrissey is in the audience to see them. Support band is Rilo Kiley.
The Rolling Stones are rehearsing for their upcoming tour of North America, in an empty hangar at Pearson International Airport, Toronto, Canada.
Sarah Harding of Girls Aloud dines out at Scott's restaurant, Mayfair, London, UK, with DJ boyfriend Tom Crane. Ronnie Wood of The Rolling Stones is also dining at Scott's with girlfriend Ana Araujo.
On their No Filter tour, The Rolling Stones play at Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK, Europe.
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