Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
Rock's Backpages

Keith Altham Planes West to Cover America's Monterey Pop Festival and Cables This Day-By-Day Report

Keith Altham, New Musical Express, 24 June 1967

WE DROVE to London Airport in Animal manager Mike Jeffery's Rolls-Royce while he dictated a few last minute instructions to assistant Tony Garland — "Ring Brian Jones and ask him if I can have my record player and LPs back." We picked up Jimi Hendrix and manager Chas Chandler at their flat and continued to the Airport where Jimi ransacked the book stalls for a science fiction novel.

Total word count of piece: 2588

Subscribe

Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.