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As a special treat, we have included a list of Country Joe shows that have, for one reason or another, been cancelled.  This list can be found somewhere way down at the foot of this page.

Copyright © 2004-2009 Ross Hannan and Corry Arnold. All Rights Reserved.

Country Joe Shows 1960s - 1970s - 1980s - 1990s - 2000s - Cancelled

Cancelled Show List

Date

Location

Notes

25 November 1966

Finnish Brotherhood Hall, Berkeley CA

The two Finnish Brotherhood Hall shows were listed on Tom Weller's original artwork for the November 1966 Country Joe and the Fish calendar, which would have been produced in October 1966.  However, the shows were cancelled to allow Country Joe and the Fish to play the Avalon Ballroom in San Francisco with Big Brother & the Holding Company and Quicksilver Messenger Service).

26 November 1966

Finnish Brotherhood Hall, Berkeley CA

Cancelled - see above

08 April 1967

Eagles Auditorium, Seattle, WA

Cancelled

18 April 1967

Rock Garden, San Francisco, CA

Cancelled - refer to the Berkeley Barb article by ED Denson regarding an "alcoholic" club manager

19 April 1967

Rock Garden, San Francisco, CA

Cancelled - refer to the Berkeley Barb article by ED Denson regarding an "alcoholic" club manager

20 April 1967

Rock Garden, San Francisco, CA

Cancelled - refer to the Berkeley Barb article by ED Denson regarding an "alcoholic" club manager

21 April 1967

Rock Garden, San Francisco, CA

Cancelled - refer to the Berkeley Barb article by ED Denson regarding an "alcoholic" club manager

22 April 1967

Rock Garden, San Francisco, CA

Cancelled - refer to the Berkeley Barb article by ED Denson regarding an "alcoholic" club manager

23 April 1967

Rock Garden, San Francisco, CA

Cancelled - refer to the Berkeley Barb article by ED Denson regarding an "alcoholic" club manager

10 June 1967

Mountain Theater, Mount Tamalpais, Mill Valley, CA with Smokey Robinson and the Miracles, The Byrds, The Seeds, The Doors, Hugh Masakela, Steve Miller, Tim Buckley, Loading Zone, Smokey and His Sister, Every Mother's Son [Benefit for the Hunter Point Childrens Center] - originally Scheduled 04 June 1967 [Magic Mountain Festival].

Cancelled

08 October 1967

Family Park, San Jose, CA [evening] with Big Brother and the Holding Company, Quicksilver Messenger Service, Freedom Highway, Mother Earth, Ace of Cups, Congress of Wonders, Mad River

Cancelled as Joe had temporarily left the band.

xx November 1967

Whisky-A-Go-Go, Los Angeles, CA

Cancelled as Joe had temporarily left the band.

29 December 1967

Eagles Auditorium, Seattle, WA with Magic Fern

Assumed cancelled - played the Avalon this date

20 February 1968

Rome International Pop Festival

Cancelled - Festival moved to May 1968

23 February 1968

Springfield, Ohio [show cancelled to play London instead]

Cancelled

23 February 1968

Anderson Theater, New York with The Electric Flag, Pearls Before Swine [scheduled according to newspaper article, although cancelled to play London]

Cancelled

25 February 1968

Nasson College, Spring Vale, Maine [scheduled according to newspaper article, although cancelled to play London]

Cancelled

28 March 1969

Royalty Theatre, Ladbroke Grove, London, England [Middle Earth]

Moved to Lyceum Ballroom when Middle Earth closes down operations after being refused a license to play ‘pop music’ after midnight.

29 March 1969

Royalty Theatre, Ladbroke Grove, London, England [Middle Earth]

Moved to Marquee when Middle Earth closes down operations after being refused a license to play ‘pop music’ after midnight.

26 April 1968

Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI [Show Cancelled]

Cancelled

22 August 1968

Ed Sullivan Show, CBS, New York, NY with Jimi Hendrix

Cancelled (actually paid $2,500 dollars not to appear - Hendrix also did not appear)

30 August 1968

Singer Bowl, Flushing Meadows, New York, NY with The Rascals, The Vagrants [Vote for third act taken at August 2 Doors show]

Cancelled

23 November 1969

Boston Music Hall, Boston, MA with Grateful Dead, Pacific, Gas and Electric

Cancelled

29 November 1968

Rhodes-on-the-Pawtuket, Cranston, RI

Cancelled - probably due to sickness

21 May 1969

Cheetah, Los Angeles, CA

Cancelled

10 August 1969

Oakdale Music Theatre, Wallingford, CT

Cancelled

24 August 1969

Kezar Stadium, San Francisco, CA with Santana, Steve Miller, Sly and the Family Stone, the Youngbloods [Wild West Festival]

Cancelled due to financial problems with the promoters

18 June 1970

Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY [Jazz in the Garden]

Joe was due to perform for the "Jazz in the Garden" series in the Sculpture Garden of the New York City Museum of Modern Art. Instead, he joined the New York Art Strike which had taken over the lobby of the museum.

22 August 1969

Wild West Festival

Cancelled

06 December 1969

Honolulu International Center, Honolulu, HI with  Santana, Heavy Water [Country Joe Solo] - probably cancelled

Clearly something was cancelled in this period

06 December 1969

Honolulu International Center, Honolulu, HI with  Santana, Heavy Water [Country Joe Solo] - probably cancelled

Clearly something was cancelled in this period

24 June 1970

New Orleans, LA with Grateful Dead and others

Cancelled

28 May 1970

Fillmore West, San Francisco, CA with Blues Image, Silver Metre

Mike Bloomfield replaced Country Joe and the Fish

29 May 1970

Fillmore West, San Francisco, CA with Blues Image, Silver Metre

Mike Bloomfield replaced Country Joe and the Fish

30 May 1970

Fillmore West, San Francisco, CA with Blues Image, Silver Metre

Mike Bloomfield replaced Country Joe and the Fish

31 May 1970

Fillmore West, San Francisco, CA with Blues Image, Silver Metre

Mike Bloomfield replaced Country Joe and the Fish

03 July 1970

Middle Georgia Raceway in Byron, GA [2nd Annual Atlanta International Pop Festival] - Show Cancelled

Cancelled

16 July 1970

Cashman Field , Las Vegas,NV, with Janis Joplin, B.B. King, The Youngbloods, Illinois Speed Press

Cancelled by the City of Las Vegas

26 July 1970

Ecclesden Common, Worthing, Sussex, England with Mungo Jerry, Rennaissance, Third Ear Band, Mattehews  Southern Comfort, Roger Ruskin Spear, Noir, Formally Fat Harry, Michael Chapman [Phun City - The Furry Freaks Festival]

Third day of three - rained off

27 June 1971

Reading Festival , Reading, England with Colosseum, Rory Gallagher, Ian Matthews, Medicine Head, Van Der Graaf Generator, Osibisa, Stray, Demick And Armstrong, Clark-Hutchinson, Storyteller, Colonel Bagshot, Steel Mill, Al Kooper [National Jazz and Blues Festival] [Likely that there were a few other dates in the UK around this time]

Cancelled

04 December 1973

University, Liverpool, England [with the All Star Band]

Cancelled

xx May 1974

Bristol Polytechnic, Bristol, England with The Global Village Trucking Company and Sonja Kristina (of Curved Air)

Cancelled after Energy Crisis broke up - rescheduled for October 1974

xx May 1974

North East London Polytechnic, London, England

Cancelled after Energy Crisis broke up - rescheduled for October 1974

xx May 1974

Glamorgan Polytechnic, Glamorgan, England

Cancelled after Energy Crisis broke up - rescheduled for October 1974

xx May 1974

Berkshire College of Education, Woodley, Reading, England

Cancelled after Energy Crisis broke up - rescheduled for October 1974

xx May 1974

University of Essex, Colchester, England

Cancelled after Energy Crisis broke up - rescheduled for October 1974

xx May 1974

Roundhouse, London, England

Cancelled after Energy Crisis broke up - rescheduled for October 1974

xx May 1974

Hove Town Hall, Brighton, England

Cancelled after Energy Crisis broke up - rescheduled for October 1974

xx May 1974

Swansea University, Swansea, England

Cancelled after Energy Crisis broke up - rescheduled for October 1974

xx May 1974

City University, London, England

Cancelled after Energy Crisis broke up - rescheduled for October 1974

xx May 1974

College of Art & Technology, Cambridge, England

Cancelled after Energy Crisis broke up - rescheduled for October 1974

xx May 1974

Leicester University, Leicester, England

Cancelled after Energy Crisis broke up - rescheduled for October 1974

05 June 1976

Ninian Park, Wales with Stephen Stills, Bob Marley and the Wailers, Eric Burdon Band, Sutherland Brothers & Quiver, Pretty Things, Gloria Jones and Gonzales, Dirty Tricks [West Coast Rock Show - McDonald, Melton, Barthol, Hirsh, Cohen line-up]

Resceduled to June 19.  Stephen Stills cancelled.

18 September 1976

Lisner Auditorium, George Washington University, Washington DC with Richie Furey Band

Cancelled

09 June 1977

New Theatre, Oxford, England with David Bromberg

Rescheduled to the following week

10 June 1977

Colston Hall, Bristol, England with David Bromberg

Rescheduled to the following week

11 June 1977

Sheffield University, Sheffield, England with David Bromberg

Rescheduled to the following week

12 June 1977

Refectory, Leeds University, Leeds, England with David Bromberg - Date seemingly replaced by 19th

Rescheduled to the following week

13 June 1977

De Montfort Hall, Leicester, England with David Bromberg

Rescheduled to the following week

14 June 1977

Brighton Dome, Brighton, England with David Bromberg

Rescheduled to the following week

15 June 1977

New Theatre, Oxford, England with David Bromberg

Rescheduled to the following week

30 May 1987

My Father's Place, Roslyn, Long Island, NY with Canned Heat, Spirit [The Psychedelic Experience Roadshow]

Cancelled as the club was shut down for noise/parking violations

15 February 2006

The Strand, Providence, RI with Jefferson Family Galactic Reunion

Cancelled

24 February 2006

Zagreb, Croatia, with Ten Years After, Nazareth and Iron Butterfly

Cancelled

25 February 2006

Belgrade, Serbia with Ten Years After, Nazareth and Iron Butterfly

Cancelled

26 February 2006

Sophia, Bulgaria with Ten Years After, Nazareth and Iron Butterfly

Cancelled

28 February 2006

Bratislava, Slovakia with Ten Years After, Nazareth and Iron Butterfly

Cancelled

01 March 2006

Regent Theatre, Peoria, IL with Jefferson Family Galactic Reunion

Cancelled

27 March 2006

Razzmatazz, Barcelona, Spain with Ten Years After and Canned Heat

Cancelled

28 March 2006

Madrid Arena, Madrid, Spain with Ten Years After and Canned Heat

Cancelled

30 March 2006

Le Rock Store, Montpellier, France with Canned Heat

Cancelled

31 March 2006

Havana Cafe, Toulouse, France with Canned Heat

Cancelled

01 April 2006

Theatre Barbey, Bordeaux, France with Canned Heat

Cancelled

03 April 2006

Transbordeur, Lyon, France with Canned Heat

Cancelled

04 April 2006

Laiterie, Strasbourg, France with Canned Heat

Cancelled

05 April 2006

The Casino, Basel, Switzerland with Canned Heat

Cancelled

06 April 2006

Splendid, Lille, France with Canned Heat

Cancelled

07 April 2006

Cartonnerie, Reims, France with Canned Heat

Cancelled

08 April 2006

Bataclan, Paris, France with Canned Heat

Cancelled

06 August 2006

Pepsi Arena, Albany, NY with Mitch Ryder, Rare Earth, Felix Cavaliere's Rascals, Lovin' Spoonful, Mountain with Leslie West and Corky Lane, Badfinger with Joey Molland, Melanie, Canned Heat, Denny Laine and Master of Ceremonies Wavy Gravy [First Annual Hippiefest]

Cancelled

10 August 2006

BB King Blues Club, New York, NY the Jefferson Family Galactic Reunion

Cancelled

11 August 2006

BB King Blues Club, New York, NY the Jefferson Family Galactic Reunion

Cancelled

13 August 2006

Brookhaven Amphitheater, Farmingville, NY with Mitch Ryder, Rare Earth, Felix Cavaliere's Rascals, Lovin' Spoonful, Mountain with Leslie West and Corky Lane, Badfinger with Joey Molland, Melanie, Canned Heat, Denny Laine and Master of Ceremonies Wavy Gravy [First Annual Hippiefest]

Cancelled

03 September 2006

Camdenton, Missouri with Mitch Ryder, Rare Earth, Felix Cavaliere's Rascals, Lovin' Spoonful, Mountain with Leslie West and Corky Lane, Badfinger with Joey Molland, Melanie, Canned Heat, Denny Laine and Master of Ceremonies Wavy Gravy [First Annual Hippiefest]

Cancelled

06 October 2006

South West Recreation Centre, Bunbury, Australia with Canned Heat, Ten Years After [Legends of Woodstock]

Cancelled

07 October 2006

Burswood, Australia with Canned Heat, Ten Years After [Legends of Woodstock]

Cancelled

08 October 2006

Geraldton, Australia with Canned Heat, Ten Years After [Legends of Woodstock]

Cancelled

11 October 2006

Adelaide, Australia with Canned Heat, Ten Years After [Legends of Woodstock]

Cancelled

12 October 2006

Melbourne, Australia with Canned Heat, Ten Years After [Legends of Woodstock]

Cancelled

13 October 2006

Melbourne, Australia with Canned Heat, Ten Years After [Legends of Woodstock]

Cancelled

14 October 2006

Hobart, Australia with Canned Heat, Ten Years After [Legends of Woodstock]

Cancelled

15 October 2006

Launceston, Australia with Canned Heat, Ten Years After [Legends of Woodstock]

Cancelled

17 October 2006

Sydney, Australia with Canned Heat, Ten Years After [Legends of Woodstock]

Cancelled

18 October 2006

Sydney, Australia with Canned Heat, Ten Years After [Legends of Woodstock]

Cancelled

20 October 2006

Goldcoast/Brisbane, Australia with Canned Heat, Ten Years After [Legends of Woodstock]

Cancelled

21 October 2006

Woodstock, Queensland, Australia with Canned Heat, Ten Years After [Legends of Woodstock]

Cancelled

24 October 2006

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia with Canned Heat, Ten Years After [Legends of Woodstock]

Cancelled

25 October 2006

Singapore with Canned Heat, Ten Years After [Legends of Woodstock]

Cancelled

26 October 2006

Singapore with Canned Heat, Ten Years After [Legends of Woodstock]

Cancelled

27 October 2006

Dubai with Canned Heat, Ten Years After [Legends of Woodstock]  

Cancelled

28 October 2006

Dubai with Canned Heat, Ten Years After [Legends of Woodstock]  

Cancelled

24 January 2007

Darlington Civic Theatre, Darlington, County Durham, England with Ten Years After

Cancelled

27 January 2007

Lemon Tree Arts Centre, Aberdeen, Scotland with Ten Years After

Cancelled

31 January 2007

Millfield Theatre, Edmonton, London, England with Ten Years After

Cancelled

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01 February 2007

 

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Newcastle City Hall, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England with Ten Years After

 

Cancelled

02 February 2007

The Dome, Morecambe, Lancashire, England with Ten Years After

Cancelled

11 February 2007

Pavilion Theatre, Rhyl, Denbighshire, Wales with Ten Years After

Cancelled

15 February 2007

Queens Theatre, Barnstaple, Devon with Ten Years After

Cancelled

24 February 2007

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Jacksonville, FL with Denny Laine (former lead singer of the Moody Blues), Terry Sylvester (formerly of the Hollies), Badfinger featuring Joey Molland, Melanie, Felix Cavalier's Rascals, Iron Butterfly, Eric Burdon and the Animals [Hippiefest]

 

Cancelled

25 May 2007

Coal Exchange, Cardiff, Wales

Cancelled

31 May 2007

Excel, Tipperary, County Tipperary, Ireland

Cancelled

25 August 2007

Marathon Park, Wausau, WI (Hippiefest)

Cancelled

07 October 2007

Tin Angel, Philadelphia, PA with ["Tribute to Woody Guthrie"]

Moved to October 6

19 October 2007

Vietnam Era Educational Center, New Jersey Vietnam Veterans' Memorial, NJ [ 9th Annual Interdisciplinary Forum on the Vietnam Era]

Cancelled

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22 March 2008

 

Freight and Salvage, Berkeley, CA ["Tribute to Woody Guthrie"]

Moved to February 22

18 February 2009

Bluebird Theater, Denver, CO with Blue Cheer [celebrating the grand opening of the Denver Art Museum exhibit of 60s San Francisco poster art called “Are you Experienced?”]

Cancelled

02 May 2009

Kentucky, KY [Joe hosts the "Heroes of Woodstock" at the Kentucky Derby]

Cancelled

30 May 2009

Vinoy Park, St. Petersburg, FL ["Heroes of Woodstock"]

Cancelled

21 August 2009

Britfest, Medford, OR ["Heroes of Woodstock"]

Cancelled

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