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Taste play at The Marquee Club, London, UK, supported by Skin Alley.
Mountain, The Blues Project and Dion play at The Boston Tea Party, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Writing On The Wall play at The Marquee Club, London, UK, supported by Scratch.
The Beatles record a version of the old Shadows hit F.B.I. at Twickenham Film Studios, London, UK.
Azucena Maizani dies aged 67 in Buenos Aires, Argentina, South America. She had found success as a tango singer, composer and actress. For many years she performed dressed in men's suits or criollo cowboy attire, thus earning the nickname "Funny-face Cowgirl".
Elvis Presley begins rehearsals in Conference Room C of the International Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, in preparation for a four-week concert season at the hotel.
Venus by Dutch band Shocking Blue, is awarded a gold disc in the USA by the R.I.A.A.
Delaney And Bonnie and Friends, including Eric Clapton, play the first of four nights at The Fillmore West, San Francisco, California, USA, supported by Golden Earring.
Delaney And Bonnie and Friends, including Eric Clapton, play the second of four nights at the Fillmore West, San Francisco, California, USA, supported by Golden Earring.
Jack Bruce and Friends play the second of three nights at the Fillmore West, San Francisco, California, USA.
Blues vocalist Lucille Hegamin dies aged 75 in Harlem Hospital, New York City, USA.
Lee Michaels, The Rhythm Dukes and Robert M. Savage play the first of three nights at The Family Dog, 660 Great Highway, San Francisco, California, USA.
John Dummer plays at Eel Pie Island, Twickenham, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Keith Tippett Group plays at The 100 Club, Oxford Street, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Writing On The Wall play at The Star, Croydon, England, UK, Europe, supported by Easy Leaf.
John Mayall's Bluesbreakers are playing the first of three nights at The Fillmore East, New York City, USA.
The Dave Brubeck Trio with Gerry Mulligan plays at The University Of Massachusetts, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Rhinoceros play at St. Joseph High School, Trumball, Connecticut, USA.
Monty Sunshine plays at The 100 Club, London, England, UK, Europe.
Robin And Barry Dransfield play at The Hop-Poles, Enfield, London, England, UK, Europe.
Sam Apple Pie play at Eel Pie Island, Twickenham, London, England, UK, Europe.
Steamhammer play at The Chez Club, in The Chestnut Tree, Walthamstow, London, England, UK, Europe, supported by Mandrake.
Led Zeppelin play at the Coliseum, Denver, Colorado.
Taj Mahal, Boz Scaggs, Grootna and Lamb, play the first of three nights at Pepperland, San Rafael, California, USA.
Completely Well by B.B. King enters the Billboard Albums Chart in the USA, where it will peak at No38 during a three-week run on the chart.
Eric Burdon And War play the last of three nights at the Family Dog, San Francisco, California, USA, supported by Ballin' Jack.
Chicago-born music promoter Husk O'Hare dies in Chicago, Illinois, USA. Although O'Hare's name appeared on several recordings and concert posters, he is not thought to have been a musician, merely an astute promoter who knew how to publicise himself.
The Jimi Hendrix Experience, with a new line-up featuring Mitch Mitchell on drums and Billy Cox on bass, makes its American debut at The Forum, Los Angeles, California, USA, to a sell-out crowd.
Howlin' Wolf and Hubert Sumlin record Sittin' On Top Of The World, Highway 49 and Do The Do, during sessions at Olympic Studios, London, England, UK, Europe, which will result in the album The London Howlin' Wolf Sessions. Backing musicians on this session include Eric Clapton, Steve Winwood, Bill Wyman and Charlie Watts.
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The Jackson 5, including Michael Jackson, release their second album, ABC, in the USA.
The Jackson 5, including Michael Jackson are recording Darling Dear, for Motown Records in Detroit, Michigan.
The Second Annual Folk Festival Of The Smokies, a three-day event, begins at The Civic Auditorium, Gatlinburg, Tennessee, USA. Artists appearing over the three days include Glen Ohrlin, The Berger Family, The Pinnacle Mountain Boys, The LeFevre Family, Red Rector, The Blue Ridge Mountain Dancers and others.
Graham Nash records the song Simple Man, about the end of his relationship with Joni Mitchell.
Chi Cheng is born in Davis, California, USA. He will find success as bass-player of The Deftones.
The Crazy World Of Arthur Brown, Brian Auger And The Trinity, Arrival, Ayshea and others play on the second night of The Palermo Pop Festival, Palermo, Italy, Europe.
Albert King and Cold Blood play the first of four nights at the Fillmore West, San Francisco, California, USA.
Creedence Clearwater Revival begin a nine-week run at No.1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart in the USA with their fifth album, Cosmo's Factory, on Fantasy Records.
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Taste, featuring guitarist Rory Gallagher, play at Fairfield Hall, Croydon, UK.
Black Sabbath release their second album, Paranoid, in the UK. The album will become widely regarded as one of the foundation stones of heavy metal.
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For The Good Times by Ray Price reaches No1 in the Billboard country singles chart in the USA. The song is written by Kris Kristofferson.
The Jacques Loussier Trio plays at The Adelphi, Slough, UK.
Aretha Franklin releases a new single, Border Song (written by Elton John and Bernie Taupin), on Atlantic Records in the USA.
San Francsico band The Grateful Dead release a new album, American Beauty, in the USA.
Black Sabbath play the first of five nights at the Whiskey A Go Go, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Dennis Wilson of The Beach Boys is working on the songs Settle Down and Lady, intended for his first solo album, at Capitol Recording Studio, Hollywood, California, USA.
Country Joe And The Fish, The Steve Miller Blues Band, Big Brother and the Holding Company, and Ashton, Gardner And Dyke play the first of two nights at Winterland, San Francisco, California, USA.
Newly emerging singer-songwriter Elton John plays the first of two nights at The East Town Theatre, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
Newly-emerging singer-songwriter Elton John plays at The Convention Center, Anaheim, California, USA.
The Sex Pistols play at Stokuishal, Arnham, Holland, Europe.
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