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P.B.C. CONCERT TIMELINE:

 

1966 . VENUE: CITY: STATE: COMMENTS:
Aug. . . Silverlake CA PBC forms; rents house at 823 Maltman.
Sep. . Sea Witch Hollywood CA .
Sep. . Malibu Yacht Club Malibu CA .
Sep. . Brave New World Hollywood CA .
Nov. . Troubador Hollywood CA Two monday night "hoots".
Nov. 21 . Hollywood CA PBC signs with CBS Records; begins recording 1st LP.
Dec. 1-12 Whisky a-Go-Go Hollywood CA With the Jefferson Airplane.
Dec. 16-17/ 23-24 Savoy Lighthouse Ballroom Glendale CA With Teddy & His Patches.

 

 

1967 . VENUE: CITY: STATE: COMMENTS:
Jan. . . Hollywood CA PBC moves to 8410 Kirkwood, Laurel Canyon.
Jan. 1-2 Whisky a-Go-Go Hollywood CA .
Jan. 20 . . . IS SPREADING and "It's a Happening Thing" released.
Feb. 10-11 Avalon Ballroom San Francisco CA With the Miller Blues Band & Lee Michaels.
Feb. 14-28 Whisky a-Go-Go San Francisco CA With the Doors.
Mar. 3-4 Hullabaloo Hollywood CA .
Mar. 5 Soul Spot North Hollywood CA .
Mar. 7 El Segundo H.S. El Segundo CA .
Mar. 17 Glendora H.S. Glendora CA .
Mar. 17 Valley Music Theatre Woodland Hills CA .
Mar. 19 Valley Teen Center Sepulveda CA .
Mar. 20 Newport Harbor H.S. Newport CA .
Mar. 20 Cornell Theater Sherman Oaks CA .
Mar. 21 Le Red Velour San Fernando CA .
Mar. . Ninth Street West Hollywood CA KHJ-TV; with the Byrds.
Mar. 23-25 Hullabaloo Hollywood CA .
Mar. 25 Carlsbad H.S. Oceanside CA .
Mar. 26 Elysian Fields Los Angeles CA

'The First L.A. Love-In' with 'All Los Angeles Rock Groups' incl. the Clear Light, the Rainy Daze, the Factory, the West Coast Pop Art Experimental Band, the Flamin' Groovies, the Steve Miller Band, the Seventh Son, Firesign Theatre & the New Generation

Mar./ Apr. 29-9 Cheetah Santa Monica CA With the Animals & the Electric Flag.
Apr. . . Hollywood CA "Casino Royale" movie promo; KCOP-TV. With the Paris Sisters, the Merry-Go-Round and Sir Walter Raleigh (Dewey Martin of Buffalo Springfield).
Apr. 12 Fairfax H.S. Los Angeles CA .
Apr. 14 Leuders Park Rec. Center Compton CA .
Apr. 14 Pacesetter Ontario CA "Kasey Kasem Presents".
Apr. 21-23 Kaleidoscope Hollywood CA With the Doors & UFO.
Apr. 28 Arcadia H.S. Arcadia CA .
Apr. 28 Serra H.S. Gardena CA .
Apr. 29 Palm Springs H.S. Palm Springs CA .
May 5-6 Golden Bear Huntington Beach CA .
May 18 Fullerton Junior College Fullerton CA .
May 19 Valley Music Theatre Woodland Hills CA With the Iron Butterfly & the Other Half.
May 20 Birmingham H.S. Van Nuys CA With the Jefferson Airplane, the Doors, the Sunshine Company, the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band and the Standells.
Jun. 2-3 Fillmore Auditorium San Francisco CA With the Jim Kweskin Jug Band & the Sparrow.
Jun. 6 . . . Michael Kollander temporarily replaces Lance Fent on guitar.
Jun. 9 Brookhurst J.H.S. Anaheim CA .
Jun. 10 Hullabaloo Hollywood CA .
Jun. 14 Cougar Chatsworth CA .
Jun. 15 Carolina Lanes Los Angeles CA .
Jun. 16 . . . Bill Wolff becomes new lead guitarist.
Jun. 19-25 Frenchy's Hayward CA .
Jul. 1 Civic Opera House Chicago IL With the Jefferson Airplane.
Jul. 4-9 Trude Heller's Trik New York NY .
Jul. 10-13 Au-Go-Go Dance Hall West Yarmouth MA .
Jul. 14-15 Boston Tea Party Boston MA With the 90th Congress.
Jul. 17 CBS Studios New York NY Begin recording THE GREAT CONSPIRACY.
Jul. 21 Malibu Shore Club Long Island NY .
Jul. 22 Convention Hall Asbury Park NJ With the Jefferson Airplane.
Jul. 28-29 Ambassador Theatre Washington DC .
Aug. 3 Place Grand Rapids MI Cancelled due to riots!
Aug. 4-5 Boston Tea Party Boston MA With the Bagatelle.
Aug. 11 Masonic Temple Portland OR With the Moby Grape.
Aug. CBS Studios Hollywood CA Finish GREAT CONSPIRACY LP.
Aug. 15-16 Whisky a-Go-Go Hollywood CA .
Aug. 16 McCambridge Park Burbank CA .
Aug. 19 Hollywood Paladium Hollywood CA With the Sopwith Camel, the Standells & Maryvonne's Raga Group.
Aug. 21-23 Whisky a-Go-Go Hollywood CA .
Aug. 25 Orange County Fair Grounds Costa Mesa CA .
Aug. . . Hollywood CA PBC moves from Laurel Canyon to seperate houses.
Sep. 2 Earl Warren Show Grounds Santa Barbara CA With the Butterfield Blues Band, the Sunshine Company & Alexander's Blooz Band.
Sep. 8 Lompoc H.S. Lompoc CA .
Sep. 15-17 Eagle Auditorium Seattle WA

With the Magic Fern.

Sep. 22 University of Victoria Victoria BC .
Sep. 23 Kennedy Athletic Pavilion Spokane WA .
Oct. .. . . . GREAT CONSPIRACY and "Turn on a Friend" released.
Oct. 7 Turlock Fairground Turlock CA With the Seeds & the Strawberry Alarm Clock.
Nov. 22 Santa Monica Civic Auditorium Santa Monica CA With the Merry-Go-Round, the Clear Light, Inrhodes, the Hour Glass, Fusion & the East Side Kids.
Nov. 26 Junior Art Center Los Angeles CA Benefit.
Nov. - Dec. 30-2 Magic Mushroom North Hollywood CA With the Outlaw Blues Band.
Dec. 11 Pat Boone Show Hollywood CA TV appearance.
Dec. 27 Rose Garden Ballroom Pismo Beach CA .
Dec. 29-31 Teen Beat Club Las Vegas NV .

 

 

1968 VENUE: CITY: STATE: COMMENTS:
Jan. 27 Mira Costa H.S. Manhattan Beach CA
Feb. 3 Pacesetter Ontario CA
Feb. 9-10 Blue Law Torrance CA With Love Machine.
Feb. 13-18 Electric Factory Philidelphia PA With Woody's Truck Stop.
Feb. 20 WOR-TV New York NY
Feb. 23-24 Boston Tea Party Boston MA
Feb. 25 live radio interview (FM) Boston MA With Janis Joplin.
Feb. - Mar. 26-3 New Penelope Coffee House Montreal CA With Jesse Winchester.
Mar. 8-10 Harbor Lights Ecorse MI
Mar. 17 Pasadena Exhibition Hall Pasadena CA With Iron Butterfly, Clear Light, Penny Nichols, Jackson Browne, Steppenwolf, Gordon Alexander, Blues Berry Jam, Alexander's Rag Time Band, the Rockets, the Fields and the Peace Officers.
Mar. 24 Kaleidoscope Hollywood CA Benefit for striking radio personel with the Buffalo Springfiend, Jefferson Airplane, Tiny Tim, HP Lovecraft, Steppenwolf, Sweetwater, Firesign Theatre, Clear Light, Quicksilver and Genesis.
Mar. 29-31 Kaleidoscope Hollywood CA With Bo Diddley and Clear Light.
May - Jun. 31-1 Cheetah Venice CA
Apr. 5 George's Plantation San Bernardino CA
Apr. 6 Hi Corbett Field Tucson AZ
Apr. 8 Bill Keene Show; KNXT/ CBS Hollywood CA
Apr. 13 UC San Diego San Diego CA
Apr. 14 Malibu Canyon Malibu CA With Kaleidoscope, Lollipop Shoppe and the Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band.
Apr. 19 Huntington Park Rec. Center Huntington Park CA
Apr. 27 Orange Show Fairgrounds San Bernardino CA With Big Brother & the Holding Company and Sweetwater.
May 10 Cal State L.A. Los Angeles CA With Steppenwolf & the General Store.
May 11 Whittier H.S. Whittier CA
May 24 Coral Casino Montecito CA
Jun. 25 Burlingame Country Club Burlingame CA With Big Brother & the Holding Company.
Jun. 27-30 Wrigley Field Los Angeles CA "Phantasmagoria" - KPFK/ Free Clinic benefit with the Grass Roots, the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Pacific Gas & Electric, Illinois Speed Press, the Family Tree, Lee Michaels, Afro Blues Quintet +1, S.P.U.N.G.L.A.S.S., Stu Gardner, Alice Cooper, Charlie Smalls, Sweetwater, Tim Buckley, Bo Diddley, the Chambers Brothers, the New Breed, C.O.L.L.E.C.T.O.R.S., Jerry Brown, Billy Stafford, Peter Bryant, the Committee, Watts Workshop, Mark Lindsay, Murray Roman and Frank Zappa.
Jun. 30 Middle Earth Woodland Hills CA With the Grassroots, Iron Butterfly, the Yellow Balloon and Canned Heat.
Jul. 2-3 Kaleidoscope Hollywood CA
Jul. 5 Local TV Show Dallas CA
Jul. 6 Catacombs Houston TX
Jul. 9 Jaguar St. Charles IL Bill Wolff fails to show up, leaves group.
Jul. 11-14 Electric Theatre Chicago IL With Spirit.
Aug.   Marina Palace Seal Beach CA  
Aug. - Sep. 31-2 Sky River Rock Festival Sultan WA With Muddy Waters, It's a Beautiful Day, Sunshine Company, Grateful Dead, Santana, Country Joe & the Fish, Big Mama Thornton and numerous others.
Sep. 15 Retinal Circus Vancouver CAN With United Empire Loyalists. John Merrill temporarily leaves the group.
Oct.         "I'm a Fool" single released.
Nov. - Dec. 28-1 Horoscope Bakersfield CA PBC finishes tour with temporary line-up: Alan Brackett - bass, vocals / Barbara Robison - vocals / Dennis Provisor - synth., vocals / Bryan Naughton - guitar / Joe Rafretto - drums.
Dec. 27 Rose Garden Ballroom Pismo Beach CA  
Dec. 28 National Guard Armory Las Vegas NV  

 

 

1969 VENUE: CITY: STATE: COMMENTS:
Mar. - May Factory Hollywood CA Debut of the new PBC line-up: Alan Brackett - bass, vocals / Barbara Robison - vocals / John Merrill - lead guitar, vocals / Ralph Schuckett - organ / Michael Ney (Stevens) - drums.
Jun. 4 Lakes H.S. Lakewood WA
Jun. 6 Perls Bremerton WA
Jun. 7 Village West Birch Bay WA
Jun. 10 Gay Nineties Tacoma WA
Jun. 11 Alpental WA
Jun. 12 Gold Creek Olympia WA
Jun. 13 Parker's Shoreline WA
Jun. 14 Dunes West Port WA
Jun. 15   South of Yakima WA Accident on I-5; 1966 Chevy van rolled, injuring Barbara and Ralph.
Jun. 17   Burlington WA
Jun. 18-19 Salem OR
Jun. 20 Yakima Teen Fair Yakima WA With Merilee Rush.
Jun. 22 Trolley Club Seattle WA  

 

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