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October 10, 2008

To navigate through the years, use the Archives box on the right. For example, December 1966 will give the complete listing for that year. Anyone is free to post comments. Any images or information relating to the auditorium, the bands that played there or Bill Graham would be much appreciated.


1966

December 31, 1966

February 04 – Jefferson Airplane

February 05 – Jefferson Airplane

February 06 – Jefferson Airplane

April 15 – Paul Butterfield Blues Band and Jefferson Airplane

April 17 – Paul Butterfield Blues Band and Jefferson Airplane

May 05 – Jefferson Airplane and The Jay Walkers. Artwork by Wes Wilson

May 06 – Jefferson Airplane and The Jay Walkers

May 27 – The Velvet Underground, here with “Venus In Furs” and The Mothers

May 28 – The Velvet Underground and The Mothers

May 29 – The Velvet Underground and The Mothers

June 03 – Quicksilver Messenger Service, The Grateful Dead and The Mothers

June 04 – Quicksilver Messenger Service, The Grateful Dead and The Mothers

June 10 – Jefferson Airplane, Great Society and The Heavenly Blues Band

June 11 – Jefferson Airplane (seen above with “It’s No Secret” from the Fillmore tonight!), Great Society (seen below with “Arbitration”) and The Heavenly Blues Band

June 17 – The Wailers and Quicksilver Messenger Service

June 18 – The Wailers and Quicksilver Messenger Service

June 23 – Them and The New Tweedy Brothers

July 06 – The Turtles (seen below with “She’ll Come Back” from the 1966 film, “Out Of Sight”) and Oxford Circus

July 08 – The Mindbenders and The Chocolate Watch Band

July 09 – The Mindbenders and The Chocolate Watch Band

July 22 – The Association (seen above with “Cherish” which would become the Title track to David Cassidy‘s debut album in 1972), Quicksilver Messenger Service and Grass Roots

July 23 – The Association, Quicksilver Messenger Service and Grass Roots

July 29 – Them and The Sons Of Champlin

July 30 – Them and The Sons Of Champlin

August 10 – Sam The Sham And The Pharaohs (here with “Wooly Bully”) with The Sit-Ins

August 12 – Jefferson Airplane And The Grateful Dead

August 13 – Jefferson Airplane And The Grateful Dead. Here are The Dead with “Cold Rain & Snow” and “High Heel Sneakers”, introduced by Bill Graham to the Fillmore audience sometime this year)

August 19 – The Young Rascals and Quicksilver Messenger Service

August 20 – The Young Rascals and Quicksilver Messenger Service

August 26 – 13th Floor Elevators, Great Society and Sopwith Camel

August 27 – 13th Floor Elevators, Great Society and Sopwith Camel. Here they are with “Hello, Hello”

September 02 – Jefferson Airplane, P. H. Phactor Jug Band and Andrew Staples

September 03 – Jefferson Airplane, P. H. Phactor Jug Band and Andrew Staples

September 04 – The Grateful Dead, Quicksilver Messenger Service and Country Joe & The Fish

September 05 – Martha And The Vandellas with Johnny Talbot And De Thangs

September 16 – The Byrds (here with “Set You Free This Time”) and The Wildflower

September 17 – The Byrds and The Wildflower (seen above in rehearsal at the Straight Theater this year)

September 25 – The Butterfield Blues Band. Artwork by Wes Wilson

October 14 – The Butterfield Blues Band, Jefferson Airplane and Big Mama Thornton. Here she is with “Hound Dog”, featuring Buddy Guy on guitar.

October 15 – The Butterfield Blues Band, Jefferson Airplane and Big Mama Thornton

October 16 – The Butterfield Blues Band, Jefferson Airplane and Big Mama Thornton

October 21 – The Grateful Dead, Lightning Hopkins and Loading Zone. Artwork by Wes Wilson

October 22 – The Grateful Dead, Lightning Hopkins and Loading Zone

October 23 – The Yardbirds and Country Joe & The Fish

October 28 – Captain Beefheart, The Chocolate Watch Band and The Great Pumpkin

October 29 – Captain Beefheart, The Chocolate Watch Band and The Great Pumpkin

October 30 – Captain Beefheart, The Chocolate Watch Band and The Great Pumpkin

November 04 – The Muddy Waters Blues Band (Here’s Muddy with “Got My Mojo Working” from this year with some incredible playing from James Cotton on harmonica) and Quicksilver Messenger Service

November 05 – The Muddy Waters Blues Band. Here’s the band with “Chicken Shack” and Quicksilver Messenger Service

November 06 – The Muddy Waters Blues Band and Quicksilver Messenger Service

November 11 – Bola Sete, Country Joe & the Fish and Buffalo Springfield

November 12 – Bola Sete, Country Joe & the Fish and Buffalo Springfield

November 13 – Bola Sete, Country Joe & the Fish and Buffalo Springfield

December 30 – Jefferson Airplane, The Grateful Dead and Quicksilver Messenger Service

December 31 – Jefferson Airplane, The Grateful Dead and Quicksilver Messenger Service


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