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Chris Ingles, keyboardist of 90s US prog-rock band Shadow Gallery, is born in the USA.
The Beatles' album Sgt Pepper's Lonely Heart's Club Band is finally knocked off the UK No1 slot by the equally innovative album, Val Doonican Rocks But Gently.
Geno Washington And The Ram Jam Band play at The Starlight Ballroom, Crawley, West Sussex, England, UK, Europe.
Linda Ronstadt And The Stone Poneys record the Bob Dylan composition Mr. Tambourine Man and The Ballad Of William Sycamore in Capitol Recording Studio, 1750 North Vine Street, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA. Neither track will be released.
The Miles Davis Quintet records Teo's Bag and Paraphernalia at Columbia Studio B, New York City, USA. (The guitarist on Paraphernalia is George Benson.)
Neat Change play at The Marquee Club, Soho, London, England, UK, Europe, with The Iveys. Mal Evans and Peter Asher of The Beatles-owned Apple Publishing attend this show. They will, in due course, sign The Iveys, who will go on to greater success as Badfinger.
Judy In Disguise (With Glasses) by John Fred And His Playboy Band reaches No1 in the Cash Box magazine chart of the best-selling pop singles in the USA.
When The Doors play at The Pussy Cat A Go Go, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, vocalist Jim Morrison is arrested for public drunkenness, vagrancy, and failure to possess sufficient identification. It is reported that Morrison taunted a security guard and was injured in the scuffle which followed. When police are called in, Morrison and his author friend Robert Gover are arrested.
Spirit undertake the first recording session for their third LP, Clear, in Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Amboy Dukes play at The Witchdoctor, Catford, London, England, UK, Europe. (This group should not be confused with the American band of the same name)
Donovan's double album boxed set, A Gift From A Flower To A Garden, enters the Billboard albums chart in the USA.
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Jethro Tull, Fairport Convention and The Attack play at Brighton Federation of Students Field Day Dance, Falmer House, Sussex University, Brighton, England, UK, Europe.
Simon Dupree And The Big Sound play at The Winter Gardens, Morecambe, Lancashire, England, UK, Europe.
The Magnificent Men play at Beaver College, Beaver, Pennsylvania, USA.
Richie Havens, The Troggs and The United States Of America play the second of two nights at the Fillmore East, New York City, USA.
During their Sounds Of Ireland tour, The Irish Rovers' are playing a week of shows at The Place Des Arts, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
Zoot Money's Big Roll Band plays at The Wake Arms, Epping, UK, Europe.
The Electric Flag play the first of two nights at The Shrine Exposition Hall, Los Angeles, California, USA.
George Harrison of The Beatles is filmed playing sitar with Ravi Shankar in Madras, India, Asia, for the documentary film Raga.
The Flying Circus, The Tiny Hearing Aid Co, Kent Glenn's Sixteen Piece Band and The Weeds play at California Hall, San Francisco, California, USA.
Tim Rose plays at The Scene Club, New York City, USA.
Jimmy Smith is playing live at Shelly's Mann Hole, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Electric Flag and It's a Beautiful Day play the second of four nights at the Whisky-A-Go-Go, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Rolling Stones release a new single, Jumpin' Jack Flash, in the UK, Europe.
The Hollies, The Scaffold and Paul Jones play at The Gaumont, Derby, England, UK, Europe.
Bobby Vinton is playing at The Latin Quarter, New York City, USA.
The Spencer Davis group plays at The May Ball, Cambridge University, Cambridge, England, UK, Europe.
Joe Cocker plays at The Marquee Club, Soho, London, England, UK, Europe.
Spirit record Poor Richard and It's All The Same for their Columbia Records album The Family That Plays Together.
Mickey Newbury makes his national tv debut on ABC-tv's Joey Bishop Show, where he performs Sweet Memories.
John Lennon of The Beatles and Yoko Ono sign their autographs for local lad Charles Mulchrone, while they are staying in the Great Southern Hotel, Mulrany, Dornish, Clew Bay, Mayo, Ireland.
The Intruders and Joe Tex are playing a live show in Memphis, Tennessee, USA.
UK pop weekly the NME [New Musical Express] reports that the Robert Stigwood Organisation (which manages Cream, The Bee Gees and others) has acquired a £150,000 interest in Rik Gunnell Management, which looks after Alan Price, Georgie Fame, Fleetwood Mac and others.
Canned Heat debut on the UK singles chart with On The Road Again.
Tony Bennett begins a two-week season at Cocoanut Grove, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Bee Gees play at The Coliseum, Phoenix, Arizona, USA, supported by Spanky And Our Gang.
Tom Jones plays at The Princess Theatre, Torquay, Devon, England, UK, Europe.
The Barry Goldberg Reunion plays the first of five nights at the Whisky-A-Go-Go, Los Angeles, California, USA, supported by The Rockets.
The Nice play at The Marquee Club, Soho, London, England, UK, Europe.
Roy Orbison plays the fourteenth night of a four-week residency at The Talk Of The Town, London, England, UK, Europe.
With George Harrison having left for a visit to Greece, Europe, the other three members of The Beatles are in Abbey Road Studios, London, England, UK, Europe. John Lennon and Ringo Starr are in Studio Three completing Yer Blues. Paul is in Studio Two working on Mother Nature's Son and Wild Honey Pie.
Kaleidoscope and Sea Train play the third of six nights at The Ash Grove, Los Angeles, California, USA.
A special meeting of the stockholders of Philadelphia-based Cameo-Parkway Records approves the acquisition by Cameo-Parkway of the assets and liabilities of Allen Klein And Co.,Inc.
The Buddy Miles Express play the third of five nights at the Whisky-A-Go-Go, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Eyes Of Blond play at The Industrial Club, Norwich, England, UK, Europe.
The Showstoppers begin a four week tour of the UK.
Ray Charles plays at Salle Pleyel, Paris, France, Europe.
The 5th Dimension play at the University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA.
The soundtrack album to the tv special T.C.B. starring Diana Ross and the Supremes with the Temptations is released in the USA on Motown Records.
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