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Popular Tags1967 United Kingdom April 13 The Jimi Hendrix Experience Cat Stevens Engelbert Humperdinck The Walker Brothers The Quotations MC Nick Jones Staffordshire The Kingfisher Country Club Wall Heath Odeon April 19 Birmingham West Midlands live performance
April 13th, 1967
April 19th, 1967
Hendrix later said in an interview, "Although I wasn't scared starting my first big tour, we did wonder how they would accept us, there being so many different acts and us probably the most extreme of all. In Blackpool, the police slipped Mitch and Noel through side doors and took me around the block five times before helping me in. I lost some hair, but I might have lost the lot if they hadn't been guarding me!"