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On a tour to promote their second Smash Records LP, Love Lost And Found, Jay And The Techniques play the first of two nights in San Francisco, California, USA.
Tom Watson, billed as "King Of The Banjo" is playing at The Sabre Room, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The front cover of today's edition of UK music weekly NME is dominated by an advert for the new single Everything I Am by Plastic Penny. The paper also features interviews with The Bee Gees, The Walker Brothers and Peter Tork of The Monkees.
The Monkees are working on the songs Seeger's Theme and Merry Go Round, at Western Recorders, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Beatles move into new offices for themselves at 23 Wigmore Street, London, England, UK, Europe. Joining the group at the new premises is Apple Films, plus the company's accounting and administration offices.
Louis Armstrong performs Wilkommen and Mack The Knife on The Tonight Show on tv in the USA.
Cats Pyjamas release a new single, Baby I Love You on Direction Records in the UK.
Chris Farlowe And The Thunderbirds play at The Carlton Club, Erdington, West Midlands, England, UK, Europe, supported by Jo Jo Gunne.
John Fred and His Playboy Band earn a Gold Disc from the R.I.A.A. in the USA for their hit single Judy In Disguise (With Glasses).
Baltimore Steam Packet and Freudian Slips play the second of four nights at The Ark, Sausalito, California, USA.
The Pair Extraordinaire open at The frontier Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Solomon King plays at The Scala, Doncaster, UK, Europe.
Ten Years After play at The Marquee Club, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Move play at The Marquee Club, Soho, London, England, UK, Europe, supported by The Attack.
Johnny Cash marries June Carter in Franklin, Kentucky, USA, with Merle Kilgore as their best man.
Cinderella Rockafella by Esther And Abi Ofarim is awarded a Silver Disc in the UK, Europe. On the same day, the single reaches No1 in the UK pop singles chart.
Ringo Starr of The Beatles and his wife Maureen arrive back in the UK after their visit to India.
In New York City, USA, Supreme Court judge J. Steit rules against Bang Records' legal action to prevent Neil Diamond from recording for any other record company.
CBS TV suspends free advertising for the Eastern Europe-based Radio Free Europe, citing the fact that RFE did not make it clear that the station is at least partly funded by the CIA. R.E.M.'s 1981 debut single, Radio Free Europe, will be inspired by the station name, although its Michael Stipe-penned lyric is typically inscrutable.
Jethro Tull play at The Star, Croydon, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Gods play at The Country House, Colville, Lanarkshire, Scotland, UK, Europe.
The Tremeloes play at George's Ballroom, Hinckley, England, UK, Europe.
Tom Jones plays at the Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Jimi Hendrix Experience play at Troy Armoury, Troy, New York State, USA.
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Ike And Tina Turner play at The Locarno, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Who play at The Top Rank, Watford, England, UK, Europe.
Barbra Streisand is in Garrison, New York State, USA, filming scenes for the movie Hello Dolly.
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UK pop weekly the NME [New Musical Express] reports that Cliff Bennett And The Rebel Rousers are parting company after ten years together.
Pink Floyd play the first of two nights at Theatre 140 in Brussels, Belgium, Europe.
Moby Grape play the first of six nights at The Generation Club, New York City, USA.
Big Brother And The Holding Company, featuring Janis Joplin, play at San Fernando Valley State College, California, USA. Also on the bill are Taj Mahal and Sweetwater.
Jon And James play at The Ritz, Bournemouth, England, UK, Europe.
The Velvet Underground record Hey Mr Rain, which will prove to be John Cale's final recording with the band. He will leave soon after.
Quicksilver Messenger Service play the first of three nights at Three Image, Miami Beach, Florida, USA.
The Love Affair play at The Top Rank, Plymouth, England, UK, Europe.
Pink Floyd play at The Paradiso, Amsterdam, Holland, Europe.
John Lennon of The Beatles and Yoko Ono stage an 'Acorn Event' in Coventry Cathedral, Coventry, England, UK, Europe, during which they plant acorns to symbolise the coming together of east and west. Within a week, the acorns will be stolen.
Honey by Bobby Goldsboro is awarded a Silver Disc in the UK, Europe.
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Cannonball Adderley, Hugh Masekela, Mongo Santamaria and Kenny Burrell take part in a Wes Montgomery Memorial Concert at The Civic Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.
The Soft Machine play as part of the Jazz In The Garden series of concerts at The Museum Of Modern Art, New York City, USA.
The Steve Miller Band plays the first of three nights at The Avalon Ballroom, San Francisco, California, USA.
Free record a live session BBC radio show Top Gear, in Studio 1, Piccadilly, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Byrds release the album Sweetheart Of The Rodeo in the USA on Columbia Records.
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Two members of Country Joe And The Fish's touring band, Mark Ryan and Charles Loring IV, attend an arraignment hearing in Keene, New Hampshire, USA. The hearing relates to Ryan and Loring having been arrested two days earlier for possession of marijuana before a show at Franklin Pierce College Field House, Rindge, New Hampshire. Country Joe, Barry Melton and Bill Belmont were charged with being in the vicinity of the others.
Jazz saxophonist Charles Lloyd plays the first of two nights at The Kinetic Playground, 4812 North Clark Avenue, Chicago, Illinois, USA, as support to The Moody Blues and Rotary Connection.
The Who play at Reading University, Reading, UK.
Led Zeppelin play their first American gig, as support to Vanilla Fudge and Spirit in The Coliseum, Denver, Colorado, USA.
Things I'd Like To Say by The New Colony Six peaks at No2 on the WLS Singles Chart in Chicago, Illinois, USA.