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         The Supremes, Earl Van Dyke, Smokey Robinson & the Miracles, Martha & the           Vandellas and the Temptations.

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Formed in 1965

Small  Faces.

Alan Wilson and Bob Hite, two Los Angeles based Blues/Rock musicians formed Canned Heat.

Pink Floyd Sound were formed they later dropped the sound part from their name.

Lovin’ Spoonful.

My Backyard later Lynyrd Skynyrd.

Left Banke formed in New York.

Jefferson Airplane formed in San Francisco .

Formed in Kent, England The Herd.

The Youngbloods.

The Association formed in Los Angeles.

Formed in San Francisco The Warlocks changed to The Grateful Dead.

Shades of Blue formed in Detroit..

The Mixtures formed in Australia.

 Formed in Los Angeles The Doors.

The Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band.

Mitch Rider & the Detroit Wheels.

The Monkees.

Formed in London The Action.

The Fugs.

Terry Knight & the Pack later Grand Funk Railroad.

Rising Sons formed in Los Angeles.

Los Bravos formed in Madrid, Spain.

The Cryin’ Shames.

The Move formed in Birmingham.

Alan Bown Set.

Shadows of the Knight formed in Chicago.

The Seeds formed Los Angeles.

The Incredible String Band formed in Glasgow, Scotland.

13th Floor Elevators formed in Austin, Texas.

The Prunes later The Electric  Prunes.

Formed in San Francisco The Flamin’ Groovies .

The Amboy  Dukes formed in Chicago.

Chicken Shack.

Formed in New York The Velvet Underground (later with Nico).

Sopwith Camel.

The Blues Project.

The Memphis based Box Tops quintet were formed.

The San Franciscan Big Brother & the holding company.

Country Joe & the Fish were formed in Berkeley, California.


Music History 1965

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