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The Seventh National Jazz and Blues Festival.
11th , 12th & 13th August 1967.
Royal Windsor Racecourse.


   Timetable of events.
    The first thing that becomes obvious is how short the sets are for most of the artists , 30 minutes for the likes of Eric Burdon and the Small Faces , 20 mins for the lesser known acts  . Ludicrous by todays standards , when only support acts play for such a short time slot . Also,  if change over time is added the sets become even shorter. The only longer sets seem to be on Sunday where some acts get 45 mins and Cream get 45 minutes on Saturday as they are the headliners. .

Similar time slots seem to have been the rule in earlier years, as the Who only did a 20 minute set in 1966





The early festivals.

You can find out the complete line ups of the first festivals if you follow the links below, but otherwise information is fairly limited.
 
  1961
1962
1963
1964

Festivals 65-83

Most of these have fairly complete documentation .

 
Richmond 1965
Windsor 1966
 Windsor 1967
Sunbury 1968
Plumpton 1969
Plumpton 1970
Reading 1971
Reading 1972
Reading 1973
Reading 1974
 



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