7 MARCH • THURSDAY

Neville Chesters: “Susan's birtday. Shopping. Buy spares. Got up about 10:30. Had breakfast went to Scene, collected Soft Machine’s gear, took a piano and guitar back to a shop hwere they were hired. Went to Manny’s bought spares, looked in a few music shops, then went to radio shop. Bought a load of spares, some cases for tools and fuzz boxes. Came back to hotel then set off for airport to collect Marshall cabinets that had to be sent from England. Collected gear, had to wait at customs. Came back to hotel. Arranged to go out with Richard. Went down Salvation. Nothing happening so on to Scene. Scene was closed. Met Pat, she came back to hotel and we sat up all nIght and did my expenses nothing happened!"