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The 1965
National Jazz and Blues Festival.
Richmond Athletic Grounds
Richmond. Surrey. UK.
August 6-8th 1965

Steampacket: Brian Auger Trinity with Long John Baldry, Julie Driscoll and Rod Stewart.

8th August 1965. 

     The all star jam was the finale of the 1965 festival ,if anyone can confirm the identity of soem of the artist onstage we would be most grateful. Obviously, we have Chas Chandler, Eric Burdon, Julie Driscoll, John Baldry, Rod Stewart and several members of Spencer Davis onstage , but we don't know who was on bass and drums - possibly Steampackets rhythm section ?

The stills below were taken from an archival film that exists of the 1965 show, recorded for the US TV show Shindig but it is not known just how much footage of the set exists.

    If you have photos, recollections, set lists, newspaper reports  or tapes of the event then Contact us and we'll add them to the site.


The early festivals.

You can find out the complete line ups of the first festivals if you follow the links below.

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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