On This Day

Events in Music in August 1967

Music releaseAlbum Release

Aug 4 Pink Floyd releases their first album "The Piper At The Gates Of Dawn", their only record made under the leadership of Syd Barrett.

Rock Bassist and Vocalist Roger Waters
Rock Bassist and Vocalist
Roger Waters
Singer-songwriter and Producer David Gilmour
Singer-songwriter and Producer
David Gilmour
Rocker Syd Barrett
Rocker
Syd Barrett
  • Aug 18 Rolling Stones release "We Love You"
  • Aug 19 Beatles' "All You Need is Love" single goes #1

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Aug 25 The Beatles go to Wales to study transcendental meditation with Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Aug 26 Beatles, Mick Jagger & Marianne Faithfull meet Maharishi Mahesh Yogi