July 17, 1967 – Jimi Hendrix drops out as opening act for The Monkees

July 17, 1967 – Jimi Hendrix drops out as opening act for The Monkees

On July 17, 1967, one of the oddest musical pairings in history comes to an end when Jimi Hendrix dropped out as the opening act for teenybopper sensations The Monkees.

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