“00individual Celebrates 1967’s 50th Anniversary!” copyright 2017 00individual TLL
EXPERIENCE the HISTORICAL HEIGHT of POP and ROCK and PSYCHEDELIC CULTURE!
The Historic Pop Culture year of 1967 continues full steam ahead
to end the year with three of the most potent months of ’67!
Oct 1 Pink Floyd arrive in New York for their first US tour.
Oct 2 Grateful Dead members arrested by narcotic agents.
Oct 2 Thurgood Marshall sworn in as 1st black Supreme Court Justice.
Oct 3 William Knight sets X-15 speed rec of 7,297 KPH/4,534 MPH/Mach 6.72
Oct 6 LSD made illegal in the US.
Oct 6 First big free concert in Golden Gate Park Panhandle (several thousand people at “Love Pageant Rally”) & Diggers started free food in Panhandle.
Oct 6 Haight-Ashbury Hippies throw a funeral for “Hippie” to mark end of “the summer of love”.
Oct 6 USSR performs nuclear test.
Oct 7 The Beatles turn down $1 million NY concert offer by Sid Berstein.
Oct 8 Guerrilla leader Che Guevara and his men are captured in Bolivia. Oct 10 Elvis Presley “Clambake” soundtrack is released.
Oct 10 Bobby Seale & Huey P. Newton form Black Panthers of Oakland.
Oct 14-16 Fillmore: The Butterfield Blues Band, Jefferson Airplane, Big Mama Thornton.
Oct 17 MacDermot, Ragni & Rado’s musical “Hair” premieres off-Broadway.
Oct 17 Memorial service for Brian Epstein at New London Synagogue.
Oct 17 Pete Knight in X-15 reaches 85 km.
Oct 18 Walt Disney’s “Jungle Book” film is released.
Oct 19 Ken Kesey, author of “One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest”, and “Sometimes A Great Notion”, (the first program to be broadcast by HBO, airing less than two years after its initial 1970 theatrical release) back from Mexico, gets arrested and serves six months for smoking Marijuana.
Oct 20 A purported Bigfoot is filmed at Bluff Creek, Northern Califonia by Roger Patterson and Robert Gimlin. (stabilized video) Still the most controversial and discussed film of a Cryptid.
Oct 21 Tens of thousands of anti-Vietnam War protesters attempt to levitate the Pentagon.
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Oct 21-22 Fillmore: The Grateful Dead, Lightning Hopkins.
Oct 23 Fillmore: The Yardbirds, Country Joe & The Fish.
Oct 25 UCLA Teach-in on the war in Vietnam.
Oct 28-30 Fillmore: Captain Beefheart and His Magic Band.
Oct 28-29 Avalon Ballroom (Family Dog): Quicksilver Messenger Service, Sons Of Champlin.
Oct 26 Sam & Dave release Soul Men.
Oct 27 Ten Years After releases Ten Years After
Oct 27 Dusty Springfield releases Where Am I Going?
Oct 30 Buffalo Springfield release Buffalo Springfield Again.
Oct 31 Phil Ochs releases Pleasures of the Harbor.
Oct 31 (Halloween) Ken Kesey’s Acid Test Graduation.Oct 31 Nico releases Chelsea Girl.
Roy Orbison releases Cry Softly Lonely One.
Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band releases Gorilla.
Pearls Before Swine release One Nation Underground.
Sammy Davis, Jr. releases Sings the Complete ‘Dr. Dolittle’.
Nina Simone releases Silk & Soul.
Sly and the Family Stone release A Whole New Thing.
Judy Collins releases Wildflowers.
US Top 20 Singles for the week ending October 14, 1967:
1 THE LETTER – The Box Tops (Mala)
2 NEVER MY LOVE – The Association (Warner Brothers)
3 TO SIR WITH LOVE – Lulu (Epic)
4 LITTLE OLE MAN (Uptight-Everything’s Alright) – Bill Cosby (Warner Brothers)
5 ODE TO BILLIE JOE – Bobbie Gentry (Capitol)
6 (Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) HIGHER AND HIGHER – Jackie Wilson (Brunswick)
7 COME BACK WHEN YOU GROW UP – Bobby Vee and the Strangers (Liberty)
8 HOW CAN I BE SURE – The Young Rascals (Atlantic)
9 GIMME LITTLE SIGN – Brenton Wood (Double Shot)
10 SOUL MAN – Sam and Dave (Stax)
11 APPLES, PEACHES, PUMPKIN PIE – Jay and the Techniques (Smash)
12 HEY BABY (They’re Playing Our Song) – The Buckinghams (Columbia)
13 YOUR PRECIOUS LOVE – Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell (Tamla)
14 DANDELION – The Rolling Stones (London)
15 EXPRESSWAY TO YOUR HEART – The Soul Survivors (Crimson)
16 GET ON UP – The Esquires (Bunky)
17 I DIG ROCK AND ROLL MUSIC – Peter, Paul and Mary (Warner Brothers)
18 A NATURAL WOMAN (You Make Me Feel Like) – Aretha Franklin (Atlantic)
19 YOU KEEP RUNNING AWAY – The Four Tops (Motown)
20 BROWN EYED GIRL – Van Morrison (Bang)
October 13: Reflections In A Golden Eye
October 18: The Jungle Book
October 18: Clambake
October 25: Camelot
October 26: Wait Until Dark
October 31: The Comedians
From sky-surfing, to off-rail mode Summer of Love beach parties, to time-travel psyide trips, the Psychedelic Train morphs into BatTrain mode and cruises Helloween Town Theme Park.
TRICK OR TREAT!
“The Psychedelic Train Cruises Helloween Town in BatTrain mode”
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OK, Cosmic Kids, 1967’s Psychedelic Train continues crossing over psychedelic sixties landscapes and is headed for two more monthly psychedelic stops and psyide-trips on the way through Historic Psychedelic 1967!
Next stop, November!
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