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The Beach Boys play at Pandora's Box, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA
The Beach Boys play the first of two shows at the Los Angeles Surf fair, Civic Auditorium, Santa Monica, California, USA.
Beach Boys play at Indiana Beach Ballroom, Monticello, Indiana, USA.
Shirley Ellis performs Nitty Gritty and The Trashmen perform Surfin' Bird on weekly tv pop show American Bandstand in the USA.
Roy Orbison, The Beach Boys and Paul And Paula spend the day in Sydney, Australia, promoting their imminent tour.
Roy Orbison, The Beach Boys, The Surfaris, Paul And Paula and The Joy Boys play in The Town Hall, Wellington, New Zealand.
Arizona-based surf-hot rod band The Astronauts play the second of four nights at The Tulagi, Boulder, Colorado, USA.
The Beach Boys are filming their sequences for the film Girls On The Beach at Paramount Studios, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Beach Boys are recording Merry Christmas Baby and other tracks for their Christmas album in Western Recorders, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Beach Boys release a new album, All Summer Long, on Capitol Records in the USA.
The Top Ten records played on WCOL Radio in Columbus, Ohio, USA, for the week ended on this date are as follows :
1. Everybody Loves Somebody - Dean Martin
2. Under The Boardwalk - The Drifters
3. Where Did Our Love Go - The Supremes
4. A Hard Days Night -
The Beatles
5. C'Mon And Swim - Bobby Freeman
6. Little Old Lady From Pasadena - Jan And Dean
7. Rag Doll - The Four Seasons
8. Walk Don't Run '64 - The Ventures
9. Wishin' And Hopin' - Dusty Springfield
10. Worry - Johnny Tillotson
Dance, Dance, Dance by The Beach Boys enters the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart in the USA.
The Beach Boys play at The Capital Theatre, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
Brian Wilson begins re-recording a Beach Boys album track, Help Me, Rhonda, at Universal Studios, Los Angeles, California, USA, with the intention of turning it into a single.
The Beach Boys play at The Sports Arena, San Diego, California, USA.
The Beach Boys play at The Civic Auditorium, Sacramento, California, USA.
Brian Wilson is working on a Beach Boys album track, Help Me Rhonda, at Western Studios, Los Angeles, California, USA. On this day he oversees the group making final vocal and instrumental overdubs.
The Beach Boys play at Jack Russell Stadium, Clearwater, Florida, USA, with Glenn Super.
The film Teenage Command Performance opens in London, England, UK. This is the UK name for the legendary T.A.M.I Show tv special, recorded in The Civic Auditorium, Los Angeles, featuring The Rolling Stones, The Beach Boys, James Brown, Marvin Gaye, Smokey Robinson And The Miracles and Lesley Gore.
Brian Wilson of The Beach Boys completes recording of the song Let Him Run Wild at Western Recorders, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Rolling Stones, The Beach Boys and The Righteous Brothers play at Legion Field Stadium, Birmingham, Alabama, USA.
The Kingsmen perform Louie Louie on tv show Shindig! in the USA. This edition also features The Byrds, The Everly Brothers, The Righteous Brothers, Willie Nelson, Dave Berry, Billy Preston and Jody Miller.
The Beach Boys begin a North American tour at The Community Concourse, San Diego, California, USA, supported by Sam The Sham And The Pharaohs, Sonny And Cher and Ian Whitcomb.
The Beach Boys play at Canobie Lake Park Ballroom, Salem, New Hampshire, USA.
The Beach Boys release the single California Girls in the USA on Capitol Records.
The Beach Boys play in The Memorial Auditorium, Greenville, Southern Carolina, USA.
The Beach Boys play in The City Auditorium, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, supported by Billy Joe Royal.
TV rock show Where The Action Is, in the USA, features The Hondells performing Little Honda; Major Lance performing Monkey Time.
The Beach Boys play the first of two nights at The Arie Crown Theater, McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The Beach Boys play in Cincinnati Gardens, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA, supported by The Sir Douglas Quintet, Johnny And The Hurricanes and Actions Unlimited.
Donovan appears on TV show Shindig! in the USA, performing his cover version of Universal Soldier by Buffy Sainte-Marie. Also appearing on this edition are The Hollies, The Dave Clark Five and The Turtles.
The Beach Boys enter the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart in the USA with a cover of The Regents' classic, Barbara Ann.
The teen beach movie musical Bikini Beach, starring Annette Funicello, Frankie Avalon, Little Stevie Wonder and The Pyramids, is released in Turkey, Europe.
The Rolling Stones play in The Marine Ballroom, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA, supported by The Standells, The McCoys and The Tradewinds.
Paul McCartney of The Beatles flies from Denver, Colorado, USA, to Los Angeles in a Lear Jet owned by Frank Sinatra. On arrival in LA, he visits the home of John and Michelle Phillips of the Mamas and Papas, where he strums and sings On Top Of Old Smokey with Brian Wilson of The Beach Boys. While in Los Angeles, McCartney is invited to join the advisory board which is planning the Monterey Pop Festival. McCartney's first recommendation is to book the Jimi Hendrix Experience.
Beach Boys leader Brian Wilson makes a rare live appearance with the band on the second night of the band's Summer Spectacular show in the HIC Arena, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. Also on the bill are Paul Revere And The Raiders, Bobbie Gentry and Dino, Desi And Billy.
The Beach Boys play at St. Martin's College, Lacey, Washington, USA, and also at Portland Memorial Coliseum, Portland, Oregon, USA.
The Beach Boys release a new single, Friends / Little Bird, on Capitol Records in the USA.
The Kingsmen play at The Memorial Hall, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.
Jan And Dean play at Ontario Place Forum, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The Tourists play at The Capitol, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK, Europe, supported by The Barracudas. Two members of The Tourists, Annie Lennox and Dave Stewart, will go on to form Eurythmics.
The Beach Boys play in Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA.
The Righteous Brothers, Jan And Dean and Wolfman Jack play in the Reno-Sparks Convention Center, Reno, Nevada, USA.
Bruce Johnston of The Beach Boys undergoes cardiac bypass surgery.
The Beach Boys play at Harrah's St Louis Outdoor Stage, Maryland Heights, Missouri, USA.
The Live8 Concert at the Brandenburg Gate, Berlin, Germany, Europe, features A-ha, Brian Wilson, Lauryn Hill, Bap, Die Toten Hosen and Peter Maffay.
New Order, Moby and The Beach Boys (Mike Love and Bruce Johnston only) play at The Fuji Rock Festival, Naeba, Niigata, Japan, Asia.
Vampire Weekend play at Aragon Ballroom, Chicago, Illinois, USA, supported by Beach House and Dum Dum Girls.
Al Jardine of The Beach Boys plays at The Iridium, New York City, USA.
Al Jardine of The Beach Boys plays at The Bull Run, Shirley, Massachusetts, USA.
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