Yardbirds and Bobby Hebb on Tour October 28, 1966 49th Anniversary

On October 28,1966 Bobby Hebb along with the Yardbirds - featuring Jim McCarty on drums, Keith Relf on vocals, Jimmy Page on guitar and Jeff Beck on guitar, were part of the Dick Clark Caravan of Stars.

September 9, 2012 at Tupelo Hall in New Hampshire, Jim McCarty talked to Visual Radio host Joe Viglione about the tour with Bobby Hebb.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RCmZmVZyYyw
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10/28/66 Tri-State Coliseum, Amarillo, TX

Talent: Gary Lewis & The Playboys, Sam the Sham & The Pharaohs, The Yardbirds, Distant Cousins, Bobby Hebb, Brian Hyland
This show was cancelled.

10/29/66 Memorial Auditorium, Dallas, TX

Talent: Gary Lewis & The Playboys, Sam the Sham & The Pharaohs, The Yardbirds, Distant Cousins, Bobby Hebb, Brian Hyland

10/30/66 Municipal Auditorium, Harlingen, TX

Talent: Gary Lewis & The Playboys, Sam the Sham & The Pharaohs, The Yardbirds, Distant Cousins, Bobby Hebb, Brian Hyland

10/30/66 Memorial Coliseum, Corpus Christi, TX

Talent: Gary Lewis & The Playboys, Sam the Sham & The Pharaohs, The Yardbirds, Distant Cousins, Bobby Hebb, Brian Hyland

10/31/66 Memorial Auditorium, Beaumont, TX

Talent: Gary Lewis & The Playboys, Sam the Sham & The Pharaohs, The Yardbirds, Distant Cousins, Bobby Hebb, Brian Hyland

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YARDBIRDS RETURN TO BOSTON NOVEMBER 20, 2015

Information courtesy of Carol and Shanna at KAYOS PRODUCTIONS, New York

The Yardbirds – formed in 1960s’ London -- boasted some of the most infamous guitarists of all time – Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck, and Jimmy Page.

On Friday, November 20 they will be performing at Larcom Theatre in Boston, Ma (7:00PM).

The current line-up, is helmed by founding member and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Jim McCarty. Rounding out the band are renowned guitarist Johnny A (Peter Wolf, Bobby Whitlock), bassist Kenny Aaronson (Bob Dylan, Billy Idol), singer/blues harpist/percussionist Myke Scavone (Ram Jam & Doughboys), and guitarist/singer John Idan.

The Larcom Theatre is located at 13 Wallis Street in Beverly, MA.

THE YARDBIRDS 2015 TOUR KICKS INTO HIGH GEAR

New York, NY (August 12, 2015)— After postponing a brief North American tour earlier this year, The Yardbirds are pleased to announce their 2015 Fall tour.

Kicking off on Friday, October 30 in Norfolk, CT, The Yardbirds – founding member and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Jim McCarty, renowned guitarist Johnny A (Peter Wolf, Bobby Whitlock), bassist Kenny Aaronson (Bob Dylan, Billy Idol), singer/blues harpist/percussionist Myke Scavone (Ram Jam & Doughboys), and guitarist/singer John Idan – will tour throughout October and November.

Unfortunately, due to scheduling conflicts, guitarist Earl Slick will not be a part of this tour, as previously announced.

Formed in 1960s’ London, The Yardbirds boasted some of the most infamous guitarists of all time – Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck, and Jimmy Page. Co-founded by McCarty with singer Keith Relf, rhythm guitarist Chris Dreja, bassist Paul Samwell-Smith, and lead guitarist Top Topham, the band unleashed a string of hits, including “For Your Love,” “Over Under Sideways Down,” and “Heart Full Of Soul,” and in turn, influenced generations of musicians and fans.

Electrifying, eclectic, and way ahead of their time, The Yardbirds’ continue their unbreakable legacy. The Yardbirds’ train keeps a rollin’ !!!

2015 Tour Dates:

Friday, October 30 Norfolk, CT Infinity Hall

Saturday, October 31 Bethlehem, PA Musicfest Café

Sunday, November 1 Newton, NJ Newton Theatre

Monday, November 2 New York, NY B.B. King’s

Friday, November 6 Phoenix, AZ Harrah’s AK Chin

Saturday, November 7 Lake Tahoe, NV Harrah’s

Tuesday, November 10 Laughlin, NV Harrah’s

Thursday, November 12 San Juan Capistrano, CA
Coachhouse

Friday, November 13 Hermosa Beach, CA Saint Rock

Sunday, November 15 Agoura Hills, CA Canyon Club

Wednesday, November 18 Rockville, MD Strathmore

Thursday, November 19 Hopewell, VA Beacon Theatre

Friday, November 20 Beverly, MA Larcom Theatre

Saturday, November 21 Plymouth, NH Flying Monkey

Sunday, November 22 Northampton, MA Iron Horse

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