The Jimi Hendrix Experience are voted Best Group on Stage in the ‘1967 Gold Star Awards’ by magazine Beat Instrumental (England).

Flying from John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York City, to San Francisco International Airport, San Francisco, California. The JHE embark on their first headlining US tour. Roadie Hugh Hopper called it “The ‘68 nightmare tour”.

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Left: first show. Photo: Baron Wolman. • Right: second show. Photo: Grant Jacobs

Fillmore Auditorium, 1805 Geary Boulevard, San Francisco, California, USA
Concert (two shows of 40 minutes each).
Support: Albert King; John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers; Soft Machine.

Photos of both shows provided by guest contributor Gilles Duhamel and others here.