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Little Miss U.S.A., billed as "A merry and pretentious musical comedy" opens at The New Pantages Theatre, Seattle, Washington, USA. Also on the same bill is Lady Betty - The Celebrated Monkey.
Banjo player Joe Roberts and organist Oliver G. Wallace provide the live musical accompaniment for the movie The Two Orphans, starring Theda Bara, at The Clemmer Cinema, Seattle, Washington, USA.
Ray Charles, The Raelettes, The Coasters, Joe Adams, Betty Carter, The Jazztet, The Little Angels and Jimmie Scott play during an engagement at The Apollo, Harlem, New York City, USA.
Ray Charles, The Raelets and Betty Carter play at Russ Auditorium, San Diego, California, USA.
Ray Charles And The Raelets (with musical arrangements by Quincy Jones) play at Kiel Opera House, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
Elvis Presley is in Seattle, Washington, USA, on the last day of location filming for his latest movie, It Happened At The World's Fair.
Jazz saxophonist Lucky Thompson plays at The Half Note, New York City, USA.
Chris Novoselic, bass player of Nirvana is born in Compton, California, USA.
Aspiring rock star Jimmy Hendrix [Jimi Hendrix] signs a contract with Sue Records and Copa Management in New York City, USA.
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Hey Joe by the Jimi Hendrix Experience enters the UK singles chart at No48. The band does a photo session at the Seven and a Half Club, Whitehorse St, London, England, UK, Europe.
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The Jimi Hendrix Experience play at The Saville Theatre, London, with The Crazy World Of Arthur Brown and Tomorrow. A second performance is cancelled when Jimi learns that The Beatles' manager Brian Epstein has died. Later, at The Speakeasy, Jimi jams with Fairport Convention.
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The Jimi Hendrix Experience play at the Tivoli Konserthalle, Copenhagen, Denmark, Europe, supported by Page One and Hansson And Karlsson.
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The Jimi Hendrix Experience hold a press conference in The Copter Club of the Pan Am building, and Hendrix is interviewed by Life, The New York Post, Crawdaddy, Hit Parader and Jazz And Pop.
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The Kingsmen play in DeKalb, Illinois, USA.
Jimi Hendrix is re-united with his family in Seattle, Washington, USA. Plans to play at his old school, Garfield High, are scrapped when equipment isn't available. Hendrix makes a brief speech instead. Later, he is given the key to the city, then flies to Los Angeles for a show at Ackerman Ballroom, UCLA.
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The Jimi Hendrix Experience play two shows at The Music Hall, Houston, Texas, supported by Soft Machine, Chessmen, Moving Sidewalks.. After the shows, Hendrix gives his pink Fender Stratocaster to Billy Gibbons of support band Moving Sidewalks, later to form Z.Z.Top.
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The Jimi Hendrix Experience fly from Texas, USA, to New York City, USA.
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Ray Charles and The Four King Cousins record performances for The Jonathan Winters Show on tv in the USA. The performances will be broadcast on March 6.
The Jimi Hendrix Experience play two shows at The Factory, Madison, Wisconsin, USA, supported by Soft Machine and Mark Boyle's Sense Laboratory.
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Ray Charles plays at A+M University, Tallahassee, Florida, USA.
Ray Charles plays a live show in Rochester, New York State, USA.
Jimi Hendrix and the Jeff Beck Group step in as last minute replacements when The Grateful Dead unexpectedly pull out of the Daytop Music Festival, Staten Island, New York, USA.
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Judy Collins makes her first entry into the Billboard albums chart in the USA with Wildflowers, on Elektra Records, which will peak at No5.
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Jimi Hendrix is interviewed at the Beverly Rodeo Hotel, Los Angeles, California, USA, by Sharon Lawrence.
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The Rolling Stones play the first of two nights at Madison Square Garden, New York City, USA, which are recorded for the live album Get Yer Ya-Yas Out. Also on the bill are B.B. King, Ike And Tina Turner and Terry Reid. Jimi Hendrix also attends the show. Later, there is a birthday party for Jimi Hendrix at producer Monte Kay's apartment, attended by The Stones. During the party, Mick Jagger pricks his finger and Hendrix's girlfriend, Devon Wilson, sucks the blood from his finger, inspiring Hendrix to write the song Dolly Dagger ("She drinks her blood from a jagged edge").
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Jimi Hendrix continues rehearsals in New York City, USA, with Band Of Gypsys for their upcoming Fillmore East show.
Jimi Hendrix plays at Temple University Stadium, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, supported by The Grateful Dead and The Steve Miller Band.
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Bob Seger plays at Seattle Center Coliseum, Seattle, Washington, USA.
The Ventures play at Cain's, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA.
The Psychedelic Furs play in Seattle, Washington, USA.
Nirvana play at The HUB Ballroom, Seattle, Washington, USA.
Nirvana play at Satyricon, Portland, Oregon, USA.
Texas Jim Lewis, a country music cowboy star of the 1930s and 1940s dies aged 80, of colon cancer at Swedish Hospital, Seattle Washington, USA.
Heart release their tenth LP, Brigade, on Capitol Records in the USA.
Soundgarden play at Salt Lake Fairgrounds Coliseum, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.
Soundgarden play at The C.I. Sports Complex, Denver, Colorado, USA.
Drummer Larry Jackson forms hardcore punk band The Rickets in Bainbridge Island, near Seattle, Washington, USA, the morning after seeing Aspirin Feast at The OK Hotel.
Nirvana appear on tv show Saturday Night Live in the USA, as their album Nevermind hits No1.
Weezer play at The Moore Theatre, Seattle, Washington, USA.
The four day long Bumbershoot Festival in Seattle, Washington, continues with performances by Elvis Costello, Common, The Pharcyde, Talib Kweli, Son Volt, Bo Diddley, Damien Jurado, The Duhks, The Posies, Israel Vibration, Midival Punditz, Jovino Santos Neto Quinteto, Hothouse Flowers, Marlena Shaw, Billy Preston, Pepper, The Locust, Jesse Sykes And the Sweet Hereafter, Juana Molina, Mary Gauthier, Pretty Girls Make Graves, STREB and Marc Broussard.
Fleet Foxes release a new single, Mykonos, on Sub Pop Records in the USA.
Bon Jovi play at Key Arena, Seattle, Washington, USA.
Representatives acting on behalf of Courtney Love deny that she is changing her name to Courtney Michelle.
During their AM Tour, Arctic Monkeys play the second of two nights at The Paramount Theatre, Seattle, Washington, USA.
Charles Bradley And His Extraordinaires play at the Sasquatch! Music Festival launch party in the Neptune Theatre, Seattle, Washington, USA.
Dwight Yoakam plays at The Moore Theatre, Seattle, Washington, USA.
Candlebox play at The Globe, Cardiff, Wales, UK, Europe, supported by Pete RG.
Minus The Bear release their sixth LP, Voids, on Suicide Squeeze Records.
Foo Fighters, The Kills, The Cult, Courteeners and others play on the second night of the three-day long NOS Alive Festival, Lisbon, Portugal, Europe.