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21 September 1964 - The Yardbirds


Granada Theatre Maidstone, Kent
United Kingdom
UK & Ireland Package Tour with Billy J. Kramer & The Dakotas
Band Lineup: 
Eric Clapton – Lead Guitar 
Keith Relf – Vocals / Harmonica 
Chris Dreja – Rhythm Guitar 
Paul Samwell-Smith – Bass 
Jim McCarty – Drums
Show Notes: 

Recovered from his illness, vocalist Keith Relf rejoins the band after an absence of six weeks on the third night of the band's first package tour.

The Yardbirds' first package tour was headlined by Billy J. Kramer & The Dakotas. The tour travelled through the UK and Ireland from 18 September to 18 October. (The first date, scheduled for the Granada Theatre in Walthmstow, Essex was cancelled). Other bands on the bill were The Ronettes, Bill Black's Combo, Cliff Bennett & The Rebel Rousers and The Kinks or The Nashville Teens depending on the city. Two shows were performed nightly.