April 5 : This Day in Music History Miscellaneous

This Day in Music History
April 5

1967 : Monkees fans march in London in protest of band member Davy Jones' announced induction into the Army. The teen heartthrob is eventually exempted from duty for being his family's main provider.

1971 : Chicago play Carnegie Hall, the first American rock band to do so.

1974 : The Guess Who host a celebrity tennis tournament in Toronto to benefit Ballet of Canada.

1977 : Jackson Browne, John Sebastian and others raise $150,000 at an environmental charity concert in Tokyo.

1978 : Duran Duran play their first live gig, in Birmingham, England.

2008 : Toto breaks up after performing its final concert in Seoul.

Texts from calendar.songfacts.com

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