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The Beach Boys - 20 / 20 
Blood, Sweat and Tears - Blood, Sweat and Tears 
Cream - Goodbye 
Creedence Clearwater Revival - Bayou Country 
Fairport Convention - What We Did On Our Holiday 
Fleetwood Mac - English Rose 
Aretha Franklin - Soul '69 
The Guess Who - Wheatfield Soul
It's a Beautiful Day - It's a Beautiful Day
Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin 
Moby Grape - Moby Grape '69 
Neil Young - Neil Young 

Violence erupts in Northern Ireland as Catholics march against
     discrimination by Protestants.
Richard Nixon is sworn in as US President.
The Beatles perform an unannounced concert on the rooftop of
     their Apple Studios building in London.

The Byrds - Dr. Byrds and Mr. Hyde 
The Delfonics - The Sound of Sexy Soul 
The Flying Burrito Brothers - The Gilded Palace of
The MC5 - Kick Out the Jams 
The Nice - Ars Longa Vita Brevis 
The Temptations - Cloud Nine 
Vanilla Fudge - Near the Beginning

Yassir Arafat is sworn in as the head of the Palestine Liberation
Human eggs are made fertile in test tubes for the first time.

James Brown - Say It Loud, I'm Black and I'm Proud 
Tim Buckley - Happy/Sad 
Dr. John - Babylon 
Family - Entertainment 
Genesis - From Genesis to Revelation 
Wilson Pickett - Hey Jude 
Procol Harum - A Salty Dog 
Quicksilver Messenger Service - Happy Trails 
Linda Ronstadt - Hand Sown... Home Grown 
Dusty Springfield - Dusty in Memphis 
The Velvet Underground - The Velvet Underground

The Soviets and Chinese clash over a border dispute.
Golda Meir becomes Prime Minister of Israel.
George Harrison is arrested for drug possession in England.
Paul McCartney marries Linda Eastman; John Lennon marries
     Yoko Ono.
Jim Morrison of the Doors is arrested for indecent exposure
     onstage in Miami, Florida.
John Lennon and Yoko Ono hold a "bed-in for peace" in

The Bob Seger System - Ramblin' Gamblin' Man 
Chicago - Chicago Transit Authority 
Joe Cocker - With a Little Help from My Friends 
Leonard Cohen - Songs from a Room 
Bob Dylan - Nashville Skyline 
Humble Pie - As Safe As Yesterday Is 
The Impressions - The Young Mods' Forgotten
The Mothers of Invention - Uncle Meat 
The Soft Machine - Volume Two 
Johnny Winter - Johnny Winter

France resumes airlift of arms to support Biafra against Nigeria.
The USSR removes Dubcek from the leadership of Czechoslovakia.
British troops are called into Northern Ireland as Belfast post
     offices are bombed.
French President De Gaulle resigns after losing a constitutional
African-American students hold a military occupation of Cornell



Joan Baez - David's Album 
Crosby, Stills & Nash - Crosby, Stills & Nash 
George Harrison - Electronic Sounds
The Hollies - The Hollies Sing Dylan 
John Lennon & Yoko Ono - Unfinished Music No. 2:
     Life with the Lions 
Taj Mahal - Giant Step / De Ol Folks at Home 
The Moody Blues - On the Threshold of a Dream 
Elvis Presley - From Elvis in Memphis 
The Strawbs - The Strawbs 
Sly & the Family Stone - Stand! 
Tyrannosaurus Rex - Unicorn 
The Who - Tommy 
Neil Young - Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere

Two New York university campuses are closed over rioting.
Jimi Hendrix is arrested for drug possession in Toronto, Canada.
Mick Jagger is arrested for drug possession in London.
John Lennon and Yoko Ono start a new bed-in for peace in
     Montreal, Canada.

Captain Beefheart - Trout Mask Replica 
The Charlatans - The Charlatans 
Roberta Flack - First Take 
The Grateful Dead - Aoxomoxoa 
The Jeff Beck Group - Beck-Ola  (*with Ron Wood)
Kaleidoscope - Incredible Kaleidoscope
Poco - Pickin' Up the Pieces 
The Steve Miller Band - Brave New World 
Three Dog Night - Suitable for Framing 
Yes - Yes 

Spain begins a siege on Gibraltar.
The Rolling Stones announce Brian Jones is leaving the group.
Georges Pompidou is elected President of France.
Death of singer Judy Garland.
Biafrans suffer starvation as Nigeria forbids Red Cross relief flights.

Blind Faith - Blind Faith 
Deep Purple - Deep Purple 
The Doors - The Soft Parade 
Fairport Convention - Unhalfbricking 
Free - Free 
Laura Nyro - New York Tendaberry 
Smokey Robinson & the Miracles - Time Out for
    Smokey Robinson & the Miracles 
The Stooges - The Stooges 

Brian Jones drowns in his swimming pool.
The Rolling Stones head a free rock festival at Hyde Park in
El Salvador troops invade Honduras.
US Senator Edward Kennedy crashes his car and a woman
     passenger dies.
Astronauts land on the Moon for the first time.
Mariner 6 sends back close up pictures of Mars.

Bread - Bread 
James Brown - The Popcorn 
Creedence Clearwater Revival - Green River 
Donovan - Barabajagal 
Grand Funk Railroad - On Time 
Isaac Hayes - Hot Buttered Soul 
Humble Pie - Town and Country 
Janis Joplin - I Got Dem Ol' Kozmic Blues Again
The Nice - The Nice 
Harry Nilsson - Harry 
Santana - Santana

Sharon Tate, wife of director Roman Polanski, is murdered in Los
     Angeles along with others by the still-unknown Charles
     Manson "family".
President Nixon visits Rumania, the first visit by a US President
     to a Communist country in decades.
A 3-day rock festival is held in Woodstock, New York.
British troops arrive in Northern Ireland to quell the fighting
     between Catholics and Protestants.
Bob Dylan headlines at the Isle of Wight rock festival in Britain.



The Band - The Band 
The Beatles - Abbey Road 
Nick Drake - Five Leaves Left
The Guess Who - Canned Wheat 
Janis Ian - Who Really Cares 
Jethro Tull - Stand Up 
Boz Scaggs - Boz Scaggs 
The Temptations - Puzzle People 
Stevie Wonder - My Cherie d'Amour 

Revolutionaries in Libya overthrow the monarchy, led by Muammar
Death of North Vietnam President Ho Chi Minh.
John Lennon participates in a rock festival in Toronto, Canada.
US President Nixon renews bombing of North Vietnam.

The Byrds - Ballad of Easy Rider 
Fleetwood Mac - Then Play On 
King Crimson - In the Court of the Crimson King 
The Kinks - Arthur or the Rise and Fall of the
     British Empire 
Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin II 
The Pentangle - Basket of Light
Pink Floyd - Ummagumma 
Johnny Winter - Second Winter 
Frank Zappa - Hot Rats 

British troops fight against rioters in Northern Ireland.
The "Vietnam Moratorium", the largest protest yet against the war,
     is held in America.
Willi Brandt is elected Chancellor of West Germany.
Death of American author Jack Kerouac.

The Allman Brothers Band - Allman Brothers Band 
David Bowie - Man of Words, Man of Music 
Joe Cocker - Joe Cocker! 
Creedence Clearwater Revival - Willy & the Poor
The Hollies - Hollies Sing Hollies 
The Jefferson Airplane - Volunteers 
Love - Four Sail 
Mother Earth - Mother Earth Presents Tracy
     Nelson Country 
Elvis Presley - From Memphis to Vegas 
The Rolling Stones - Let It Bleed 
Diana Ross & The Supremes - Cream of the Crop 
The Steve Miller Band - Your Saving Grace

300 000 Nigerians face famine in war zone refugee camps.
The Rolling Stones play a concert tour of the USA for the first time
     in 3 years .
The USA makes a second moon landing.

Tim Buckley - Blue Afternoon 
Fairport Convention - Liege and Lief 
Grand Funk Railroad - Grand Funk Railroad 
The Jackson 5 - Diana Ross Presents the Jackson 5 
Melanie - Melanie
The Moody Blues - To Our Children's Children's
Renaissance - Renaissance 
Rod Stewart - The Rod Stewart Album  (*with Ron

The Rolling Stones head a free festival concert in Livermore,
     California, where mayhem ensues and a man is murdered.
Terrorrists bomb Milan and Rome.
John Lennon holds a private meeting with Canadian Prime Minister
     Pierre Trudeau.
Charles Manson and his followes are arrested for the Los Angeles


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