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1967

                    

January

Judy Collins - In My Life 
Donovan - Mellow Yellow 
The Doors - The Doors 
The Four Tops - Four Tops on Broadway 
Janis Ian - Janis Ian 
The Monkees - More of the Monkees 
Wilson Pickett - The Wicked Pickett 
The Rolling Stones - Between the Buttons 
The Stone Poneys (with Linda Ronstadt) - The
     Stone Poneys 
The Supremes - Supremes Sing Holland-Dozier-
     Holland 
The Young Rascals - Collections

Three American astronauts die during a launch pad rehearsal.
February

The Byrds - Younger than Yesterday 
Gene Clark - Gene Clark with the Gosdin Brothers 
The Jefferson Airplane - Surrealistic Pillow 
Love - Da Capo 
John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers - A Hard Road

Mick Jagger & Keith Richards are arrested on drug charges in
     England.
General Suharto gains control in Indonesia.
Police recapture the Boston Strangler after he escapes from prison.
US troops launch their biggest attack yet of the Vietnam War, on
     Viet Cong headquarters.
March

Buffalo Springfield - Buffalo Springfield 
The Grateful Dead - The Grateful Dead 
Merle Haggard - I'm a Lonesome Fugitive
The Mamas and the Papas - Deliver 
Elvis Presley - How Great Thou Art 
Otis Redding  & Carla Thomas - King and Queen 
The Spencer Davis Group - Gimme Some Lovin' 
The Velvet Underground - The Velvet Underground
     and Nico


London School of Economics students hold hunger strikes and
     sit-ins to protest against the link of an administrator with
     Rhodesia.
An oil tanker spills its cargo in the Atlantic Ocean near southwest
     England.
April

Country Joe and the Fish - Electric Music for the
     Mind and Body 
Aretha Franklin - I Never Loved a Man the Way I
     Love You 
The Grass Roots - Let's Live for Today 
The Turtles - Happy Together


200 000 protest in New York City and San Francisco against the
     Vietnam War.
Greece's army launches a coup and seizes control of power.
Muhammad Ali is stripped of his world title for refusing the army
     draft.

                    

May

The Jimi Hendrix Experience - Are You
     Experienced? 
The Monkees - Headquarters 
The Pretty Things - Emotions

Brian Jones is arrested on drug charges in London.
French President De Gaulle reiterates his refusal of Great Britain
       joining the European Common Market.
Following ethnic massacres, Biafra secedes from Nigeria.
June

Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass - Sounds Like 
The Beatles - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club
     Band 
Booker T & the MG's - Hip-Hug Her 
The Chocolate Watch Band - No Way Out 
The Incredible String Band - The 5000 Spirits or the
     Layers of Onions 
Moby Grape - Moby Grape 
The Mothers of Invention - Absolutely Free 
The Rolling Stones - Flowers 
The Small Faces - There Are But Four Small Faces 
The Stone Poneys (with Linda Ronstadt) -
     Evergreen, Vol. 2


Israel is victorious after a 6-day war with Arab countries.
Death of actors Spencer Tracy and Jayne Mansfield.
The Monterey International Pop Festival is held in California.
Mick Jagger & Keith Richards are found guilty of drug offences and
     sentenced.
July

The Beau Brummels - Triangle 
The Bee Gees - Bee Gees' First 
Canned Heat - Canned Heat
The Four Tops - The Four Tops Reach Out 
Otis Redding - The Immortal Otis Redding 
The Spencer Davis Group - I'm a Man 
The Temptations - With a Lot O' Soul

Nigerian troops invade Biafra.
5000 attend a rally in London to legalize marijuana.
New race riots erupts in Detroit and New York City; President
     Johnson appoints a commission.
French President De Gaulle encourages Quebec separatists in
     Canada.
Mick Jagger & Keith Richards win their appeal trial.
Death of actress Vivien Leigh and musician John Coltrane.
August

Big Brother and the Holding Company - Big Brother
     and the Holding Company 
James Brown - Cold Sweat 
The Electric Prunes - Underground
Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell - United 
Wilson Pickett - The Sound of Wilson Pickett 
Pink Floyd - The Piper at the Gates of Dawn 
Smokey Robinson & the Miracles - Smokey
     Robinson & the Miracles Make It Happen 
Vanilla Fudge - Vanilla Fudge 
The Young Rascals - Groovin'


Murder of young English playwright Joe Orton.
The Beatles' manager Brian Epstein dies of a suicide.
Violence erupts in China towards the British embassy.
Another rock festival is held in Woburn, England.

                    

September

The Beach Boys - Smiley Smile 
Tim Buckley - Goodbye and Hello 
Captain Beefheart - Safe As Milk 
The Kinks - Something Else By the Kinks 
John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers - Crusade  (*with
     Mick Taylor) 
Van Morrison - Blowin' Your Mind 
Procol Harum - Procol Harum 
The 13th Floor Elevators - Easter Everywhere
Stevie Wonder - I Was Made to Love Her

Governor of California Ronald Reagan urges the escalation of the
     Vietnam War.
October
 

The Doors - Strange Days 
The Hollies - Butterfly 
Janis Ian - For all the Seasons of Your Mind 

North Vietnam rejects an offer of peace talks by the USA.
Revolutionary Che Guevara is found dead in Bolivia.
Joan Baez is arrested at an anti-war rally in California.
An anti-Vietnam War demonstration near the Pentagon in
     Washington DC turns violent.
Brian Jones is tried, found guilty then released pending an appeal.
November

The Beatles - Magical Mystery Tour 
Buffalo Springfield - Buffalo Springfield Again 
Country Joe and the Fish - I Feel Like I'm Fixin' to
     Die 
Cream - Disraeli Gears 
The Jefferson Airplane - After Bathing at Baxter's 
Love - Forever Changes 
The Monkees - Pisces, Aquarius, Capricorn &
    Jones Ltd. 
The Moody Blues - Days of Future Passed 
Harry Nilsson - Pandemonium Shadow Show 
The Rolling Stones - Their Satanic Majesties
    Request 
Sam and Dave - Soul Men 
The Velvet Underground - White Light/White Heat
Jackie Wilson - Higher and Higher 

The USA steps up its bombing of North Vietnam.
Yemen achieves independence following the exit of UK troops.
December

The Beach Boys - Wild Honey 
Leonard Cohen - Songs of Leonard Cohen 
Donovan - A Gift from a Flower to a Garden 
Bob Dylan - John Wesley Harding 
The Jimi Hendrix Experience - Axis: Bold As Love 
The Nice - The Thoughts of Emerlist Davjack 
The Paul Butterfield Blues Band - The Resurrection
     of Pigboy Crabshaw 
Traffic - Mr. Fantasy 
Sly & the Family Stone - A Whole New Thing 
The Who - The Who Sell Out

The first successful human heart transplant is achieved.
Death of singer Otis Redding in a plane crash.
Nicolae Ceausescu becomes Prime Minister of Rumania.
The Franco-English Concorde airplane is presented.
The Prime Minister of Australia drowns.
The Beatles air their Magical Mystery Tour movie on British TV.
North Vietnam attacks Laos.

 

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