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Floyd 'Salty' Holmes, guitar, harmonica and jug player of pioneering country music recording artists The Kentucky Ramblers aka The Prairie Ramblers, dies.
Edison Lighthouse, Roger Whittaker and Rolf Harris appear on British tv show Top Of The Pops, at the BBC TV Centre, Shepherds Bush, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Beach Boys are working on the song Dierdre for the album Sunflower in leader Brian Wilson's home studio in Bel Air, California, USA.
The Band play at Massey Hall, Toronto, Canada, supported by Jesse Winchester.
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Dusty Springfield, Don Ho and Lonnie Donegan are the guests on tonight's broadcast of the tv show This Is Tom Jones in the USA.
On the same day that Led Zeppelin plays at the Town Hall, Leeds, West Yorkshire, England, UK, Europe, weekly pop newspaper Disc publishes an interview with their bassist John Paul Jones.
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Mark Trojanowski, drummer of the Florida-based band Sister Hazel, is born.
Dion plays at Le Hibou, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
Mighty Baby play at Imperial College, London, England, UK, Europe, supported by Smile.
Badfinger play at The Starlight Room, Boston, Lincolnshire, England, UK, Europe, supported by Midnight Express.
Spirit play at the The Lyceum Ballroom, London, England, UK, Europe, supported by Joe Cocker and the Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band. Robert Plant of Led Zeppelin attends the show and receives head and face injuries when his Jaguar is involved in a crash on the way home.
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Steel Mill, featuring Bruce Springsteen, play at Monmouth College, Long Branch, New Jersey, USA.
Gloria de Los Angeles Treviño Ruiz is born in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico, North America. She will find international success as Gloria Trevi, aka The Mexican Madonna.
The Plastic Ono Band, a group recently formed by John Lennon of The Beatles, releases its new single, Instant Karma, in the USA.
The Simon and Garfunkel album Bridge Over Troubled Water, enters the UK chart at No1, a position it will hold for a total of 41 weeks.
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Badfinger play at the Up The Junction Club, Crewe, England, UK, Europe.
The Simon And Garfunkel single Bridge Over Troubled Water is awarded a gold disc by the R.I.A.A. in the USA.
David Bowie's New Electric Band plays at The Arts Lab, Basildon, England, UK, Europe. Also on the bill are Iron Butterfly, Overson and High Tide.
Genesis play at Farx Club, Southall, England, UK, Europe.
Elvis Presley and his wife Priscilla are staying at their rented home in Camino Del Norte, Palm Springs, California, USA, while looking for a new home to buy.
Love play at Lanchester College, Coventry, England, UK, Europe.
The Beatles single, Let It Be, is released in Germany, Europe, on Apple Records.
Colosseum play at Barking Technical College, Dagenham, London, England, UK, Europe, supported by Juicy Lucy.
Pink Floyd play at the University of Bristol Arts Festival in Colston Hall, Bristol, England, UK, Europe.
High Tide play at Joints Club, Wimbledon, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Andrew Hill Quintet with The Lawrence Marshall Vocal Choir record Natural Spirit, Such It Is and Mother Mercy for Blue Note Records in Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, USA. The tracks will appear on his LP Lift Every Voice.
Van Der Graaf Generator play at The Blues Loft, Nag's Head, High Wycombe, England, UK, Europe.
Led Zeppelin begin a North American tour with a show in Pacific Coliseum, Vancouver, Canada.
The Steve Miller Band, Country Joe And The Fish and Hamilton Face play the first of two nights at The Capitol Theater, Port Chester, New York State, USA.
Fleetwood Mac play at Falconercentret, Copenhagen, Denmark, Europe.
Taj Mahal, Boz Scaggs, Grootna and Lamb, play the first of three nights at Pepperland, San Rafael, California, USA.
Black Sabbath play at the Lyceum Ballroom, The Strand, London, England, UK, Europe, supported by Steamhammer and Gin House.
Jackson Browne records demos at Criterion Studios, Hollywood, California, USA, including Doctor My Eyes and Jamaica Say You Will.
Led Zeppelin play in The Arena, Winnipeg, Canada.
Paul Geremia plays at Cortland Campus, SUNY, New York State, USA.
Howlin' Wolf is in Olympic Studios, London, England, UK, Europe, working on tracks which will be released on the album The London Howlin' Wolf Sessions. Contributors to the album include Eric Clapton, Ringo Starr, Bill Wyman and Charlie Watts.
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Travelin' Band by San Francisco band Creedence Clearwater Revival peaks at No8 in the UK Top Twenty singles chart.
A new music series, Disco 2, begins on BBC2 tv in the UK with a special edition devoted entirely to Bob Dylan.
Irish blues-rock trio Taste, featuring guitarist Rory Gallagher, play in The Konserthus, Stockholm, Sweden, Europe.
Derek And The Dominos, featuring Eric Clapton, play at Fairfield Halls, Croydon, UK.
The Velvet Underground release their fourth album, Loaded, in the USA.
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The 1967 James Coburn movie The President's Analyst, featuring cameo appearances by protest folkie Barry McGuire and Los Angeles-based psychedelic band Clear Light, is released to cinemas in Turkey, Europe.
Big Brother And The Holding Company, Country Joe And The Fish and The Youngbloods play at the 46th Street Rock Palace, Brooklyn, New York, USA.
Frank Zappa's Mothers Of Invention, Boz Scaggs and Ashton, Gardner and Dyke play the last of four nights at The Fillmore West, San Francisco, California, USA.
The Kinks, Elton John, Ballin' Jack and Juicy Lucy play the first of four nights at the Fillmore West, San Francisco, California, USA.
New Morning, Bob Dylan's 11th album, enters the Billboard albums chart ikn the USA, where it will peak at No7 during a 12-week run.
Pendulum, the sixth album by San Francisco band Creedence Clearwater Revival, earns a gold disc in the USA.
San Francisco hippy rock pioneers The Grateful Dead play at Legion Stadium, El Monte, California, USA.
Graham Nash composes the song Girl To Be On My Mind at his home in San Francisco, California, USA.