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play the last of three nights at the Fillmore West, San Francisco, California, USA.
play the second of three nights at The Fillmore West, San Francisco, California, USA, supported by Mike Bloomfield.
enter the Billboard
albums chart in the USA with their eponymous debut album. It will peak at No10.
play at The Lafayette Club, Wolverhampton, England, UK.
play at South Oregon College, Ashland, Oregon, USA.
plays at The Masonic Auditorium, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
play at The Ulster Hall, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK, Europe.
San Francisco-based rock vocalist Janis Joplin
and the Kosmic Blues Band play at Hampton Beach, New York State, USA.
Earth play the fifth of seven nights at The Star Club, Hamburg, Germany, Europe, supported by Junior's Eyes
and The Tremors. Soon after returning to the UK, Earth will announce that they are changing their name to Black Sabbath
play at The Blue Lagoon, Newquay, UK.
move into Sheepcott Farm, Aston Tirrold, Berkshire, UK, and set to work creating music for their next album, Mr. Fantasy.
Influential blues guitarist and pianist Skip James
dies aged 67 after a prolonged battle with cancer, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
The Cecil Taylor
Quartet plays at The Berlin Jazz Festival, Berlin, Germany, Europe.
plays at The Cavendish Club, Sheffield, UK.
play the first of two nights at The Riviera Theatre, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
Brother Jack McDuff records Moon Rappin' in Soundview Recording Studio, Kings Park, New York, USA, for Blue Note
Sly And The Family Stone
are awarded a gold disc by the R.I.A.A.
for sales of the album Stand!
in the USA. Interestingly, three gold discs have been awarded to three San Francisco-based artists over the past three days ' Sly, Santana
and Janis Joplin
- all of whom played at the Woodstock festival three months earlier.
The trial of Jimi Hendrix
on drugs charges continues in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Hendrix admits that he had often used drugs but denies the specific incident with which he is charged.
plays at Springfield College, Springfield, Massachusetts, USA.
Jay And The Techniques are presented with an R.I.A.A.
Gold Disc for their hit single Apple, Peaches, Pumpkin Pie on tv's Ed Sullivan
Show in the USA.