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The Small Faces plus Peter Frampton of The Herd travel to Paris, France, Europe, to begin recording with French heart-throb vocalist Johnny Hallyday. During the sessions, Steve Marriott decides to quit the group.
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Kaleidsoscope play at Clayton Lodge, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, England, UK, Europe.
Pentangle play at Coventry Cathedral, Coventry, UK.
Geno Washington And The Ram Jam Band play at The Locarno, Stevenage, Hertfordshire, England, UK, Europe.
The new No1 single in the UK is Blackberry Way by The Move.
UK 50s pop idol Dickie Pride is found dead in bed at home. The cause of his death is determined as a combination of heroin and barbiturates.
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The Byrds record a version of Bob Dylan 's song Lay Lady Lay which will be released as a single on Columbia Records but will not chart.
Overdubs are added to The Supremes' tracks The Weight, Uptight and Ain't Nothing Like The Real Thing, at Hitsville Studios, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
Pink Floyd play at Queen Mary College, Mile End, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Mandrake Paddle Steamer release a new single, Strange Walking Man, on Columbia Records in the UK, Europe.
Canned Heat, The Steve Miller Band and Kaleidoscope play in Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, California, USA.
The Deviants play at the Country Club, Haverstock Hill, London, England, UK, Europe.
Spooky Tooth play at The Country Club, Haverstock Hill, London, England, UK, Europe.
Albert Collins plays the second of seven nights at The Whisky-A-Go-Go, Los Angeles, California, USA, supported by Charlie Musselwhite.
King Crimson play at The Speakeasy, London, England, UK, Europe.
Don't Let Me Down by The Beatles returns to No1 in the Canadian singles chart, having been deposed for one week by another Beatles song, Get Back.
It's A Beautiful Day play the second of two nights at The Electric Factory, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
The Byrds record The Ballad Of Easy Rider for their album of the same name in Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Equals, Status Quo and The Nite People play at John Street Multi-Storey Car Park, Swindon, Wiltshire, England, UK, Europe, replacing Chicken Shack.
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The sixth day of the Pop Proms at The Royal Albert Hall, London, UK, features Chuck Berry, Chicken Shack and The Alan Bown.
George Harrison of The Beatles finishes work on his songs Here Comes The Sun and Something, at EMI's Abbey Road Studios, London, England, UK, Europe.
Bob Dylan holds a press conference about the Isle Of Wight Festival at the Seaview Hotel, Isle Of Wight, UK.
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Vic Damone begins a season at The Talk Of The Town, London, UK.
The Beatles album, Abbey Road, is released in France on Apple Records.
Deep Purple play at Nottingham College, Nottingham, UK.
The R.I.A.A. (Recording Industry Association Of America) awards a gold disc to the album Realization by Johnny Rivers.
Tom Paxton plays at The Empire, Liverpool, England, UK.
When Taj Mahal and Arthur 'Big Boy' Crudup play at The Ash Grove, Los Angeles, California, USA, the audience includes The Rolling Stones.
Donovan plays at The Coliseum, Denver, Colorado, USA.
Fleetwood Mac play in Stockholm, Sweden, Europe.
The American Folk, Blues And Gospel Festival 69, starring Albert King, Otis Spann, John Lee Hooker and Champion Jack Dupree, plays at City Hall, Newcastle, UK.
Canned Heat and the Moody Blues play at The Agrodome, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Jethro Tull play the second of four nights at the Fillmore West, San Francisco, California, USA.
Jefferson Airplane, The Youngbloods and Joseph Eger's Crossover play the first of three non-consecutive nights at the Fillmore East, New York City, USA.
The Band release a new album, The Band, on Capitol Records in the UK.
The Rolling Stones are working on the song Wild Horses in Muscle Shoals Sound Studios, Florence, Alabama, USA.
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Family, Marsha Hunt, Yes, Atomic Rooster, The Edgar Broughton Band, and Spirit of John Morgan play in The Brunel University Ball at The Lyceum Ballroom, London, UK.
During a concert by The Rolling Stones, Santana, The Flying Burrito Brothers, Jefferson Airplane, and Crosby, Stills, Nash And Young, at Altamont Speedway, Livermore, California, USA, audience member Meredith Hunter is beaten to death by Hells Angels in front of the stage. The Grateful Dead also attend the concert but refuse to play shortly before their scheduled appearance due to the increasing violence at the venue. The Dead's song New Speedway Boogie is inspired by the media response to Altamont. The fifth verse of Don Mclean's American Pie is widely regarded as a reference to The Stones at Altamont. Blue Oyster Cult's Transmaniacon MC makes several direct references to Altamont.
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The new No1 single in the USA is Na Na Hey Hey Kiss Him Goodbye by Steam on the Billboard Top 40 chart.
Pink Floyd play at the AFAN Festival of Progressive Rock in AFAN Lido Indoor Sports Centre, Port Talbot, South Wales, supported by Fairport Convention, Sam Apple Pie and East Of Eden.
San Francisco-based rock vocalist Janis Joplin and the Kozmic Blues Band play in the Civic Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, supported by the Butterfield Blues Band and Joe Cocker.
The 5th Dimension perform Wedding Bell Blues on tv's Ed Sullivan Show in New York City, USA.
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Crosby, Stills, Nash And Young play at The Auditorium Theater, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
This week's guests on tv's Hee Haw, an American country music show featuring humourous sketches, are Tammy Wynette and Merle Haggard. Hosts are Buck Owens and Roy Clark.
At their second recording session, The Partridge Family record What A Day, for Bell Records in the USA.
The Sir Douglas Quintet play the last of five nights at the Whisky-A-Go-Go, Los Angeles, California, USA, supported by Timber.
The Rolling Stones play at The Lyceum Ballroom, London, UK, supported by Yes.
The Grateful Dead and Moby Grape play the last of three nights in the Fillmore Auditorium, San Francisco, California, USA.
Solomon King plays the first night of a week of shows at Shakespeare's Restaurant, Liverpool, UK.