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A Trad Jazz festival in Birmingham, England, UK, Europe, attracts 15,000 fans.
, The Spencer Davis Group
, The Zombies
, The Small Faces
, The Moody Blues
, Unit 4+2, The Action
and others appear at The Party Of The Year, hosted by pirate radio station Radio England, at The Hilton Hotel, London, UK.
Drummer Bill Ward plays his first gig with blues-rock band Mythology
at the Globe Hotel in Main Street, Cockermouth, Cumberland, England, UK, Europe. Already in the band is guitarist Tony Iommi. Both men will go on to greater success as founder-members of Black Sabbath
British psychedelic band The Nocturnes
release a new single, Carpet Man (written by Jimmy Webb
), in the UK on Columbia Records
. The group includes vocalist Eve Eden, who will find greater success as a member of The New Seekers.
play the second of two nights at The Rose Palace, Pasadena, California, USA.
play at Mothers, Erdington, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
As vocalist Carl Wayne quits The Move, UK pop weekly the NME reports that the band is planning to recruit new members and change its name to the Electric Light Orchestra
play at The Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands, Europe.
play at Curtis Hickson Hall, Tampa, Florida, USA.
play at the Njaardhallen, Oslo, Norway, supported by Jonathan Swift.
release the LP The Song Remains The Same, which is the soundtrack to the concert film of the same name.
Red Red Wine by UB40
reaches No1 in the UK singles chart.
's Sing Blue Silver tour plays at the P.N.E. Coliseum, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
's Sing Blue Silver tour plays in Hampton,Virginia, USA.
Level 42 play at The Odeon, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
During the Big Electric Theater Tour, Duran Duran
play at Keil Opera House, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
play at Blaisdell Arena, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.
is cleared in an Atlanta, Georgia, USA, court of "culpably exciting" a young fan to shoot himself by listening to Ozzy's 1986 song Suicide Solution.
is rehearsing at 3rd Encore, Los Angeles, California, USA, for his upcoming Ozzmosis tour.
Lau play at The Red Lion Folk Club, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
On their Paper Gods tour, Duran Duran
play at The SSE Hydro, Glasgow, Scotland, UK.
plays the second of two nights at The Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
releases his third studio LP, Do Me A Kindness, on Grand Harmonium Records.
On their 40th Anniversary Tour, 70s punk band Penetration
play at The O2 Academy 3, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.