1969 in review
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Top Hits of 1969
Top Hits of 1969
The Who debuted their much-discussed rock opera "Tommy" by playing the finished album for the press in London
The Who debuted their much-discussed rock opera "Tommy" by playing the finished album for the press in London at Ronnie Scott's Jazz Club on May 2, 1969. The actual album wouldn't be released to the record buying public until May 23rd.
1969 Coronet
1969 Coronet
Album released May 14, 1969
Album released May 14, 1969
Peoples Drug
Peoples Drug
The band was originally call Chicago Transit Authority. They released their self-titled debut LP on April 28, 1969.
The band was originally call Chicago Transit Authority. They released their self-titled debut LP on April 28, 1969.
The Moody Blues released their 4th album "On the Threshold of a Dream" on April 25, 1969.
The Moody Blues released their 4th album "On the Threshold of a Dream" on April 25, 1969.
Their debut album, Led Zeppelin, was released in the US during the tour on 12 January 1969, and peaked at number 10 on t
Their debut album, Led Zeppelin, was released in the US during the tour on 12 January 1969, and peaked at number 10 on the Billboard chart
Jethro Tull released their first LP "This Was" in the US on Feb. 3, 1969.
Jethro Tull released their first LP "This Was" in the US on Feb. 3, 1969.
On Jan. 24, 1969, if you were in Chicago, you could have gone to the Kinetic Playground
On Jan. 24, 1969, if you were in Chicago, you could have gone to the Kinetic Playground
On Jan. 14, 1969, the movie "Monterey Pop" had its premier in Los Angeles
On Jan. 14, 1969, the movie "Monterey Pop" had its premier in Los Angeles
"Yellow Submarine is the tenth studio album by the English rock band the Beatles, released on 13 January 1969 in th
"Yellow Submarine is the tenth studio album by the English rock band the Beatles, released on 13 January 1969 in the United States and on 17 January 1969 in the United Kingdom.
Band of Gypsys ( Jimi Hendrix, Buddy Miles, Billy Cox), 1969 The Fillmore East NYC.
Band of Gypsys ( Jimi Hendrix, Buddy Miles, Billy Cox), 1969 The Fillmore East NYC.
Dec 27, 1969, Led Zeppelin's second album was the number one album in the U.S.
Dec 27, 1969, Led Zeppelin's second album was the number one album in the U.S.
Towards the end of 1969, the rumors of Paul McCartney's death were growing. So 'Life' magazine, tracked d
Towards the end of 1969, the rumors of Paul McCartney's death were growing. So 'Life' magazine, tracked down Paul and wife Linda at their farm near Glasgow, Scotland, to disprove the rumors of his death. On The Nov. 7th Issue of 'Life', Paul was the featured cover story of that week's edition of the magazine, which carried the headline "Paul Is Still With Us."
On Nov. 4, 1969, a new band entered the markets with their self-titled debut LP. The record included unknown songs like
On Nov. 4, 1969, a new band entered the markets with their self-titled debut LP. The record included unknown songs like "Dreams" and "Whipping Post." As you can tell by now, that band was The Allman Brothers.
In Aug. of 1969, Grand Funk Railroad released their first LP "On Time".
In Aug. of 1969, Grand Funk Railroad released their first LP "On Time".
On Aug. 24, 1969, Arlo Guthrie's film "Alice's Restaurant" premiered in New York City and Los Angele
On Aug. 24, 1969, Arlo Guthrie's film "Alice's Restaurant" premiered in New York City and Los Angeles.
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