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Chicago - Chicago II 
Aretha Franklin - This Girl's in Love with You
The Guess Who - American Woman 
The MC5 - Back in the USA  
Simon & Garfunkel - Bridge Over Troubled Water 
Traffic - John Barleycorn Must Die

Biafra surrenders to Nigeria.
Mick Jagger is found guity and fined for cannabis possession.

Badfinger - Magic Christian Music 
Black Sabbath - Black Sabbath 
The Doors - Morrison Hotel 
The Mothers of Invention - Burnt Weeny Sandwich 
The Move - Shazam 
Randy Newman - 12 Songs 
Harry Nilsson - Nilsson Sings Newman 
James Taylor - Sweet Baby James

Death of British philosopher Bertrand Russell.
Arab terrorists attack an Israeli airliner in Munich.

Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young - Deja Vu 
Delaney & Bonnie - Delaney & Bonnie & Friends on
     Tour with Eric Clapton 
The Faces - First Step  (*with Ron Wood)
Funkadelic - Funkadelic 
Isaac Hayes - The Isaac Hayes Movement  (approx.
Jimi Hendrix - Band of Gypsys 
Van Morrison - Moondance 
Linda Ronstadt - Silk Purse 
Ringo Starr - Sentimental Journey 
The Temptations - Psychedelic Shack 
Three Dog Night - It Ain't Easy 
T. Rex - A Beard of Stars

US President Nixon authorises bombing in Laos to cut off supplies
     to the Viet Cong.
Rhodesia becomes a republic.
Right-wingers overthrows Cambodia's government, ask for US help
     against Viet Cong presence.

The Bee Gees - Cucumber Castle 
Miles Davis - Bitches Brew 
Dr. John - Remedies 
The Flying Burrito Brothers - Burrito Deluxe 
Jethro Tull - Benefit 
Gordon Lightfoot - If You Could Read My Mind 
Paul McCartney - McCartney 
Joni Mitchell - Ladies of the Canyon

Israel and Syria engage in battle.
Paul McCartney announces he is leaving the Beatles.
Apollo 13 lands safely after a troubled voyage.
President Nixon sends US troops into Cambodia.



The Beatles - Let It Be 
The Jackson 5 - ABC 
King Crimson - In the Wake of Poseidon 
Mott the Hoople - Mott the Hoople 
Poco - Poco 
Leon Russell - Leon Russell 
The Stooges - Fun House

Four anti-war university protesters in Ohio (USA) are shot dead by
Israeli troops attack Arabs in Lebanon.
South Africa is barred from the next Olympics.
The PLO claims responsibility for a terrorist attack on an Israeli
     school bus carrying children.

Blood, Sweat and Tears - Blood, Sweat and Tears 3 
Tim Buckley - Lorca 
Bob Dylan - Self-Portrait 
Deep Purple - Deep Purple in Rock 
Grand Funk Railroad - Closer to Home 
The Grateful Dead - Workingman's Dead 
The Nice - Five Bridges Suite 
The Pretty Things - Parachute 
Procol Harum - Home 
Diana Ross - Reach Out 
The Soft Machine - Third 
Rod Stewart - Gasoline Alley  (*with Ron Wood) 
Uriah Heep - Uriah Heep

The Who perform their Tommy opera at New York City's
     Metropolitan Opera House.
Death of British novelist E.M. Forster.
Edward Heath and the Conservative Party are elected to lead the
     UK's government, defeating the governing Labour Party.
Brazil wins the World Cup (soccer/football).

Bread - On the Waters 
Eric Clapton - Eric Clapton 
Creedence Clearwater Revival - Cosmo's Factory 
The Delfonics - Delfonics 
Fairport Convention - Full House 
Free - Fire and Water 
Elton John - Elton John 
Hot Tuna - Hot Tuna
Cat Stevens - Mona Bone Jakon 
The Steve Miller Band - Number 5 
Yes - Time and a Word

British troops battle IRA snipers in Belfast.

The Band - Stage Fright 
The Beach Boys - Sunflower 
The Bob Seger System - Mongrel 
James Brown - Sex Machine 
Joe Cocker - Mad Dogs and Englishmen 
The Mothers of Invention - Weasels Ripped My
Edwin Starr - War and Peace 
Stevie Wonder - Signed, Sealed & Delivered 
Neil Young - After the Gold Rush

The 2nd Isle of Wight rock festival in Britain.



The Allman Brothers Band - Idlewild South 
Black Sabbath - Paranoid 
Delaney & Bonnie - To Bonnie from Delaney 
Aretha Franklin - Spirit in the Dark 
The Jackson 5 - Third Album 
Curtis Mayfield - Curtis 
The Moody Blues - A Question of Balance 
Todd Rundgren - Runt 
Santana - Abraxas 
The Spinners - Second Time Around 
Ringo Starr - Beaucoups of Blues 
The Velvet Underground - Loaded 

Conflict breaks out in Jordan with Palestinian guerrillas; the PLO is
     ejected from the country.
PLO members hijack and blow up 3 airliners in Jordan and
     exchange hostages for a British-held terrorist.
Jimi Hendrix dies of a drug overdose.
Death of Egyptian President Nasser.

The Byrds - (Untitled) 
Caravan - If I Could Do It All Over Again, I'd Do It
     All Over You 
Bob Dylan - New Morning 
Funkadelic - Free Your Mind... And Your Ass Will
Genesis - Trespass 
Gentle Giant - Gentle Giant 
The Guess Who - Share the Land 
Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin III 
Van Morrison - His Band and Street Choir 
Pink Floyd - Atom Heart Mother 
Stephen Stills - Stephen Stills 
Frank Zappa - Chunga's Revenge

Janis Joplin dies of a drug overdose.
Anwar Sadat becomes President of Egypt.
Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau invokes martial law after Quebec
     separatists kidnap a diplomat and a minister.

Badfinger - No Dice 
David Bowie - The Man Who Sold the World 
Tim Buckley - Starsailor 
Captain Beefheart - Lick My Decals Off, Baby 
Derek & the Dominoes - Layla & Other Assorted
     Love Songs 
Nick Drake - Bryter Layter
Emerson, Lake and Palmer - Emerson, Lake and
The J. Geils Band - The J. Geils Band
Mott the Hoople - Mad Shadows 
Elvis Presley - Back in Memphis 
The Grateful Dead - American Beauty 
George Harrison - All Things Must Pass 
The Kinks - Lola vs. Powerman and the
Slade - Play It Loud 
Spirit - Twelve Dreams of Dr. Sardonicus
Cat Stevens - Tea for the Tillerman 
Three Dog Night - Naturally 

Socialist Allende becomes President of Chile.
Death of ex-President of France De Gaulle.
A tidal wave kills 150 000 in East Pakistan (Bangladesh).

Creedence Clearwater Revival - Pendulum 
John Lennon - John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band 
King Crimson - Lizard 
Mother Earth - Satisfied 
Laura Nyro - Christmas and the Beads of Sweat 
Elvis Presley - That's the Way It Is
T. Rex - T. Rex

Workers riot in Poland over food prices.
The Rolling Stones' concert film/documentary Gimme Shelter is
Paul McCartney files a suit to dissolve The Beatles & Co.


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