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flies from Memphis, Tennessee, to Los Angeles, California, to begin rehearsals for his imminent second season at the International Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada.
On the same day that Led Zeppelin
play at the Town Hall, Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK, weekly pop newspaper Disc publishes an interview with their bassist John Paul Jones.
Jazz trumpeter Freddie Hubbard records Suite Sioux at Van Gelder Studio
, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, for CTI Records.
by Dutch band Shocking Blue
, reaches No1 in the Billboard
US Top 40 Singles chart. The song's guitar riff is widely believed to have been borrowed from Pinball Wizard by The Who.
Powerful promoter Bill Graham offers Bruce Springsteen
's group Steel Mill a $1,000 recording contract after they make a three song demo at his Fillmore Recording Studio in San Francisco, California, USA. They turn it down.
Love play at Mothers, Birmingham England, UK, Europe.
Mythica play at The Studio Theatre, Oval House, Kennington Oval, London, England, UK, Europe.
and The Climax Chicago Blues Band play at The 100 Club
, Oxford Street, London, England, UK, Europe.
play at Joints Club, Wimbledon, London, England, UK, Europe.
play at Rush Green College, West Ham, London, England, UK, Europe.
Quicksilver Messenger Service
, Osceola and The Robert Savage Group play the second of two nights at the Family Dog, San Francisco, California, USA.
Having completed his contributions to the Bob Dylan
album New Morning, George Harrison
flies from New York City, USA, back to London, England, UK, Europe.
Popular stage, screen and tv actress and singer Nydia Westman
dies in Burbank, Los Angeles, California, USA.
, Albert King
and Mendelbaum play the third of four nights at the Fillmore Auditorium, San Francisco, California, USA.
plays at The Berkeley Community Theater, Berkeley, California, USA.
At the City Hall, Truro, Cornwall, UK, the band formerly known as Smile
plays its first gig under the new name of Queen.
Chapter Three play at The City Hall, Sheffield, UK.
Tom Hamilton, Joe Perry and Steven Tyler move to Boston, Massachusetts, to pursue their dream of becoming rock superstars. They will, in due course, find fame as Aerosmith
Two San Francisco-based acts, Santana
and Country Joe McDonald, play at Mammoth Gardens
, Denver, Colorado, USA.
end their first tour of North America with a gig at The Sunshine Inn, Asbury Park, New Jersey, USA. Also on the bill is Steel Mill, featuring aspiring rock star Bruce Springsteen
, Patto, The Third Ear Band and Dr Strangely Strange play at Sussex University, Brighton, Sussex, UK.
The original five-man line-up of Spirit
plays its final show together, at the Fillmore East
, New York City.