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The Byrds: Speakeasy, London

Nick Jones, Melody Maker, 25 March 1967

A SUSPICIOUS audience confronted the Byrds when they played their only gig, an informal affair at London's Speakeasy Club, last Tuesday — no doubt recollecting that rather painful 1965 tour. However the Byrds have come a long way since all that.

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