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Re: Concert dates and info for the M&P's and related groups

Postby Ars_Nova_Chris » Thu Jul 30, 2009 12:28 pm

Remember, folks, this thread is about concert dates research. :mrgreen:

This show was cancelled, correct?

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Re: Concert dates and info for the M&P's and related groups

Postby Tri.Moon » Thu Jul 30, 2009 2:29 pm

Yeah, if I remember correct. BTW, did they plan to record this event?
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Re: Concert dates and info for the M&P's and related groups

Postby Ars_Nova_Chris » Thu Jul 30, 2009 6:04 pm

Here's something interesting...

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What's up with that first song??
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Re: Concert dates and info for the M&P's and related groups

Postby dunhill » Thu Jul 30, 2009 7:42 pm

It's not uncommon for writers to get the song titles incorrect. Ol' Hank meant Somebody Groovy.

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Re: Concert dates and info for the M&P's and related groups

Postby John Sands » Fri Jul 31, 2009 8:28 am

You know guys, I was there in the audience that night. To me Cass kept the whold thing together.
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Re: Concert dates and info for the M&P's and related groups

Postby John Sands » Fri Jul 31, 2009 8:31 am

is it possible that the third Action show was a repeat?
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Re: Concert dates and info for the M&P's and related groups

Postby Ars_Nova_Chris » Fri Jul 31, 2009 12:55 pm

You were there in the audience what night, Forest Hills? Could you supply any additional details? (set list, etc...)

And, no, the third 'Action' wasn't a repeat, I have all three.
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Re: Concert dates and info for the M&P's and related groups

Postby Ars_Nova_Chris » Fri Jul 31, 2009 12:57 pm

Here's my newest list...

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1962------------


Spring (dates unknown) - The Journeymen - The Hungry i, San Francisco, CA
Other info: Played the Hungry i for one month, opening for
comedian Mort Sahl.


Unknown dates - The Journeymen - The Joker, San Jose, CA
Other info: Played at the San Jose club, 'The Joker', for six weeks.


Unknown dates - The Journeymen - unknown club, Spokane, CA
Other info: Two-week gig at unknown club in Spokane, Ca.


Fall (dates unknown) - The Journeymen - The Steak House, Phoenix, AZ
Other acts: Meta Lox Louis
Other info: Booked by Joe Glazer of ABC Associated Booking, and
cancelled after an unknown number of dates.


1963------------


May 20 - The Big Three - The Bitter End, Greenwich Village, NY
Other acts: Bud and Travis; Bill Cosby


November 14 - The Journeymen and the Halifax Three - The Auditorium, Memphis, TN
Other acts: Glenn Yarborough; Joe Mapes; the Geezinslaw Brothers
Other info: Part of the 'Hootenanny Tour'.


November 26 - The Journeymen and the Halifax Three - Columbus Veterans Memorial Auditorium, Columbus, OH
Other acts: Glenn Yarborough; Joe Mapes; the Geezinslaw Brothers
Other info: Part of the 'Hootenanny Tour'.


Unknown date - The Journeymen - Carnegie Hall, Manhattan, NY
Other info: May have been late 1963 or early 1964, not sure.


1964------------


Early (date unknown) - The Journeymen - The Troubador, Hollywood, CA
Other acts: Hoyt Axton


1966------------


May 27 - The M&P's - The Bayfront Center, St. Petersburg, FL
Opening Acts: The Rolling 5; Bryan Hyland; The Kicks; The Four Keys
Known songs performed: California Dreamin'; Dancing In the Street; Monday, Monday


June 03 - The M&P's - The Melodyland Theatre, Anaheim, CA
Known opening acts: Simon and Garfunkel


June 04 - The M&P's - The Melodyland Theatre, Anaheim, CA
Known opening acts: Simon and Garfunkel
Other info: The M&P's had two shows at Melodyland scheduled that day, one at
6:30 PM and one at 9:30 PM. It was at one of these performances that the 'Gene
Clark incident' occured, after which Michelle was unofficially fired from the group.
They still had two more shows scheduled at Melodyland for the next day, Sunday,
the 5th (one at 3:00 PM and one at 8:00 PM). These were likely cancelled.


July 01 - The M&P's - Dallas Memorial Auditorium, Dallas, TX
Known opening acts: Bryan Hyland
Known songs performed: Straight Shooter; I Saw Her Again; Dancing In the Street;
Got a Feeling; Go Where You Wanna Go; Somebody Groovy; Monday, Monday;
I Call Your Name; California Dreamin'; Do You Wanna Dance; Spanish Harlem
Other info: With Jill. Rescheduled from June 18.


July XX - The M&P's - Denver, CO
Other info: With Jill


July XX - The M&P's - Phoenix AR
Other info: With Jill


July XX - The M&P's - San Francisco, CA
Other info: With Jill


Aug 06 - The M&P's - Forest Hills Music Festival, Queens, NY
Known opening acts - Simon and Garfunkel
Known songs performed: Got a Feeling; Spanish Harlem; Dancing In the Street
Other info: With Jill, drew a full house of 14,000.


September 02 - The M&P's - Carousel Theatre, West Covina, CA


September 03 - The M&P's - Carousel Theatre, West Covina, CA


November 11 - The M&P's - Carnegie Hall, Manhattan, NY


November 12 - The M&P's - SMU Moody Coliseum, Dallas, TX
Known songs performed: Words of Love



1967------------


January 13 - The M&P's - Berkeley Community Theater, Berkeley, CA
Known opening acts: The Grateful Dead; The Canadian Fuzz
Other info: The Grateful Dead were brought in as a last-minute replacement for
scheduled opener Jose Feliciano.


February 05 - The M&P's - The Palladium, London, UK


May 29 - The M&P's - Indianapolis 500 Mile Raceway Show, Indianapolis, IN


June 18 - The M&P's - The Monterey International Pop Music Festival, Monterey, CA
Setlist: Straight Shooter; Spanish Harlem; Somebody Groovy; Got a Feelin';
California Dreamin'; I Call Your Name; Monday, Monday; San Francisco
(with Scott on vocals); Dancing In the Street
Musicians:
"The Doctor" Eric Hord - guitar
Joe Osborn - bass
Larry Knechtel - keyboards
"Fast" Eddie Hoh


June 24 - The M&P's - Public Auditorium, Cleveland, OH
Opening acts: The Buckinghams; Moby Grape
Known songs performed: Straight Shooter; Dancing In the Street; San Francisco (w/ Scott)

July 01 - The M&P's - Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto, ON Canada
Known opening acts: Dino, Desi and Billy


July 13 - The M&P's - Carnegie Hall, Manhattan, NY
Known songs performed: I Call Your Name


August 04 - The M&P's - Nashville, TN


August 18 - The M&P's - Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles, CA
Known opening acts: Scott McKenzie; The Jimi Hendrix Experience


1969------------


October 15 - John - The Troubadour, Los Angeles, CA
Other info: Part of John's short Wolfking promotional tour. Footage from this
tour was apparently recorded during filming for John and Michael Sarne's
'Byron and Shelley' project.


1982------------


March 05 - The New M&P's - Princeton University, Princeton, NJ
Other info: 1st New M&P's show.
Musicians:
Mick Ronson - guitar

1983------------


April 15 - The New M&P's - The Palomino Club, North Hollywood, CA
Michelle attended the show and may have sang with the group.


1990------------


August 10 - The New M&P's - The Colony, Long Island, NY
Other info: John, Scott, Spanky and Mackenzie. This show
was played at a condo community located in Holbrook, Long Island.


1991------------


July 19 - The New M&P's - Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Staten Island, NY
Known opening acts: The Grass Roots
Other info: John, Scott, Spanky and Mackenzie.


August 01 - The New M&P's - Schaumburg Municipal Center, Chicago, IL


1992------------


January 10 and 11 - The New M&P's - The Bottom Line, New York, NY


1995------------


July 03 - The New M&P's - Clearwater, FL
Setlist: Go Where You Wanna Go; Dedicated to the One I Love; Hey Girl; I Call
Your Name; 12:30; I Saw Her Again; Love Song; The Year 2000; Somebody Groovy;
Safe In My Garden; Straight Shooter; Words of Love; San Francisco; Dream a Little
Dream of Me; Creeque Alley; Monday, Monday; California Dreamin'
Other info: John, Scott, Lisa Brescia and Deb Lyones
Musicians:
Kenny Brescia - guitar
John Kito - keyboards


1996------------


April 20 - John - Ryman Auditorium, Nashville, TN
Other info: The Legendary Songwriters Acoustic Concert, part of the
Nashville Songwriters Association International's 'Tin Pan South' celebration
of the songwriter.


November 29 - Denny and the Dream Band - White Point Resort, White Point, NS Canada
Other info: The premiere of 'Dream a Little Dream'
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Re: Concert dates and info for the M&P's and related groups

Postby John Sands » Sat Aug 01, 2009 5:27 am

What about the first show at the Hollywood Bowl of which many pics exist of the rehearsal, many of them taken in the empty bleachers? I read in a Cher bio that the group appeared there in late April or early May 66 with Sonny and Cher, Otis Redding and Bob (Eliusive Butterfly) Lind.

Also I didn't know that the group appreared at Carnegie Hall twice. Pls clarify and thanks. Very interesting.
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Re: Concert dates and info for the M&P's and related groups

Postby Ars_Nova_Chris » Sun Aug 02, 2009 7:33 pm

dunhill wrote:It's not uncommon for writers to get the song titles incorrect. Ol' Hank meant Somebody Groovy.

Charles


Thanks for clarifying, Charles. That's what I was thinking, but didn't know for sure.
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