1969 – Led Zeppelin, The Liverpool Scene and Mick Abraham’s Blodwyn Pig all played two shows (5.30 and 8.30pm) on this Sunday night at The Royal Albert Hall. Tickets from 5 to 15 shillings.
1969 – The Jimi Hendrix Experience play their last concert together at the Denver Pop Festival in Mile High Stadium.
1969 – The Hollies record “He Ain’t Heavy, He’s My Brother,” with Elton John playing piano. The song reaches No. 7 on Chart Toppers’s singles chart.
1969 – Guitarist Mick Taylor makes his performance debut with the Rolling Stones in Rome. He replaces Brian Jones, who later drowns on July 3. Taylor leaves the group in
1969 – No. 1 Chart Toppers Pop Hit: “Love Theme from Romeo & Juliet,” Henry Mancini.
1969 – London, UK… Led Zeppelin appear on Maida Vale, a BBC Studios production. Setlist: What Is and What Should Never Be, Whole Lotta Love, Communication Breakdown, Travelling Riverside Blues.
1969 – Free appeared at Friars, Aylesbury, England on this day in rock history!
1969 – during a UK tour Led Zeppelin appeared at The Free Trade Hall, Manchester, England.
1969 – Mick Taylor is introduced to the media as the new guitarist in the Rolling Stones during a photo call in London’s Hyde Park. He replaces Brian Jones.
1969 – The Rolling Stones held a photo call in Hyde Park to introduce new guitarist Mick Taylor.