|1958, Cliff Richard made his British radio debut on the BBC's 'Saturday Club.'|
|1963, The Beatles kicked off their first tour of Sweden by playing two shows at Nya Aulan, Sundstavagen, Karlstad, Sweden. The local pop reviewer was not impressed, saying The Beatles should be grateful to their screaming fans for drowning out the group's terrible performance, adding that The Beatles "were of no musical importance whatsoever and that their local support group, The Phantoms, decidedly outshone them."|
1964, The Rolling Stones appeared for the first time on The Ed Sullivan Show from New York, performing 'Around And Around' and 'Time Is On My Side'. A riot breaks out in the studio, prompting Sullivan's infamous quote, "I promise you they'll never be back on our show again." The Rolling Stones went on to make a further five appearances on Sullivan's show between 1965 and '69.
1967, The Who, Tremeloes, Traffic, Herd and Marmalade all appeared at Sheffield City Hall, England.