There was a fascinating weekend at the Birdcage 50 years ago. It began on Thursday evening with one of the tried-and-tested soul bands, Geno Washington & the Ram Jam Band, while in London Jimi Hendrix was at the Speakeasy.
On Friday night, the club had a Ska records session “Prince Bustup” and a little earlier, around teatime, the UK got its first TV viewing of the Monkees show. There was another Ska records show on Sunday (“Scatterbrain”), while on the Saturday night (21.1.1967) Pompey had its first live taste of psychedelic light shows accompanying this lot:
(including Syd of course)